Protect the Adirondacks
Protect the Adirondacks! Inc. is a non-profit, grassroots membership organization dedicated to the protection and stewardship of the public and private lands of the Adirondack Park, and to building the health and diversity of its natural and human communities for the benefit of current and future generations.
Check out some terrific hikes outside the High Peaks and explore other beautiful and extraordinary places across the Adirondack Park.
Click here for a guide to some great hikes in all corners of the Adirondack Park beyond the High Peaks.
Register Today for the 2020 Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, July 18, 2020 — Online and Interactive
Click here to register for the annual meeting on July 18th.
Sign Up as a Member
Become a member of Protect the Adirondacks and add your voice to the defense of the public Forest Preserve, protection of the great forests and waters of the Adirondacks, and help campaign for strengthening protections and improving the management of the six-million-acre Adirondack Park.
The link below will bring you to our secure page to sign up today as a new member.
Become an e-Activist
When you are an E-Activist, we will provide you with information on opportunities to take immediate action online, and also become involved, on an ongoing basis.
The link below will bring you to a quick and easy online form.
Conservation and Advocacy
State budget addresses some environmental needs and challenges, while New York defers action on other Adirondacks priorities
In the first few days of April, Governor Andrew Cuomo [...]
On Sunday evening, March 22, 2020, the State of New [...]
An agenda to reform the management of the High Peaks Wilderness Area and associated adjacent Wilderness areas
The 275,000-acre High Peaks Wilderness is New York's premier wilderness [...]
State agencies act to facilitate unlimited public use in the High Peaks Wilderness and defer active management
It seems pretty clear at this point that the state [...]
On Monday, February 10th, a coalition of Adirondack environmental groups [...]
Protect the Adirondacks testified at state hearings and provided analysis on new 2020-21 New York State budget
Protect the Adirondacks has reviewed Governor Cuomo's draft 2020-2021 budget [...]