Adirondack Overuse

August hikers in the Adirondacks crowd a trailhead (file)
Pat Bradley/WAMC

The New York state Department of Environmental Conservation wants to develop a plan to manage increased use of the Adirondack High Peaks region.

Henderson Lake, Adirondacks  (file)
Pat Bradley/WAMC

A land preservation group plans to invest $1 million in its property near the Adirondack High Peaks to provide a southern access point for hikers.