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 Backcountry Information for the High Peaks Region - via NYS DEC


11/5/2019: List of Trail Closures After Late October Storm

11/1/2019: DEC Advises Public to Avoid Adirondack Backcountry Trails and Summits this Weekend

6/21/2019: DEC Bans Parking Along Additional Sections of Route 73 in Keene 

5/2/2019: DEC Issues Muddy Trail Advisory for Adirondack High Peaks

4/25/2019: DEC and BETA Advise Mountain Bikers to Avoid Bike Trails in the Adirondacks During Spring Mud Season

3/27/2019: 2019 Garden Hiker Shuttle Information


9/19/2018: Cascade and Pitchoff Mountain Trailheads Closed to Parking Oct. 4 - 8

9/19/2018: DEC Advises Hikers: State Will Permanently Prohibit Parking Along State Route 73 Near Roaring Brook Falls Trailhead

7/3/2018: DEC offers tips for hot-weather hiking and alternative hikes during July 4 week

6/21/2018: DEC to Temporarily Close Gulf Brook Road on Weekdays for Repairs and Improvements Beginning End of Day June 24 through the end of July

5/23/2018: ADVISORY LIFTED ON JUNE 13DEC Issues muddy trail advisory for Adirondack High Peaks

5/9/2018: DEC announces alternate parking for Lake Flower boat launch for vehicles with boat trailers.

5/3/2018: DEC and BETA Advise All-Terrain Bikers to Avoid Bike Trails in the Adirondacks During Spring Mud Season.