The Adirondack Mountain Club Presents: Adirondack Cross-Country Skiing

By AlpineZone News |
Oct 17 2005 - 10:15 AM

LAKE GEORGE, New York ??” Winter is quickly approaching and it’s time start collecting ideas of how to stay active as the cold sets in. Join ski tour extraordinare Tony Goodwin on Wednesday, November 9 at Adirondack Mountain Club’s Member Services Center, located at 814 Goggins Rd, Lake George, at 7:00PM to learn about Adirondack ski trails.

With a deep-seeded history in the Adirondacks and a love for outdoor recreation, Goodwin will impart on us some of his acquired wisdom on cross-country skiing in the Adirondacks. Goodwin is the accomplished author of Classic Adirondack Ski Tours, Northern Adirondack Ski Tours, Ski and Snowshoe Trails in the Adirondacks, and editor of the High Peaks Region Guide to Adirondack Trails. Currently the Executive Director of the Adirondack Trail Improvement Society and the Adirondack Ski Touring Council, Goodwin continues to contribute his time and energy to mountains and the trails that allow us to enjoy them throughout the year. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the ski trails of the Adirondacks from the man who wrote the book on them!

Goodwin’s presentation is part of ADK’s Wednesday Evening Lecture Series, funded with support from Stewart’s Shops. The Wednesday Evening Lecture Series offers presentations on natural history, backcountry recreation, and Adirondack history, art, and music. All ADK lectures are free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Please call the Member Services Center to reserve your seat ??“ (518) 668-4447.

Founded in 1922, Adirondack Mountain Club is a member-directed organization committed to public service and stewardship. With more than 35,000 members in 27 chapters, ADK promotes a balanced approach to outdoor recreation, advocacy, environmental education, and natural resource conservation. Membership guides ADK’s mission via its educational and outreach programming, trails maintenance and restoration projects, volunteer opportunities, and legal advocacy work. New members are always welcome to join! For more information about our programs or about membership, contact ADK Member Services Center, in Lake George (518) 668-4447, or visit our website at