Adirondack Alerts

Adirondack Alerts

This site,, will aggregate the latest alerts and news related to outdoor recreation in the Adirondacks. Updates will be posted as quickly as possible in order to provide the latest conditions for residents and travelers to the Adirondack region.



The latest Adirondack outdoor conditions - via

Current Adirondack Loj parking lot status: OPEN


8/10/17: DEC announces that Avalanche Lake Trail will be closed from Aug. 15-25. MORE

7/25/17: DEC alerts campers and hikers to high bear activity in Dix Mountain Wilderness MORE
6/29/17: DEC to reopen lower locks on Saranac chain of lakes on Saturday, July 1 MORE

6/22/17: DEC: Backcountry Information for the High Peaks Region MORE

6/9/17: DEC: Owls Head trail closed on weekends MORE

5/19/17: DEC announces opening of campgrounds MORE

5/10/17: DEC Issues Muddy Trail Advisory for Adirondack High Peaks MORE

4/27/17: DEC Reminds Boaters the Lower Locks on the Saranac Lake Chains Remain Closed   MORE

3/30/17: DEC: Adirondack rock climbing route closures
Effective Saturday, April 1, 2017, the following Adirondack rock climbing routes are closed to allow peregrine falcons to breed and select nest sites. MORE

3/30/17: DEC: 2017/18 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Changes MORE