Newcomb is a 4-season playground, with snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing in the winter months, hiking, biking, and fishing in the spring, summer and fall, as well as camping, swimming, canoeing and kayaking during the sunny summer months.

Adirondack Interpretive Center Events Calendar

Thursday, August 17, 2017

· Rich Lake Canoe Excursion

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
Want to know more about lake ecology, loons, and the human history of Rich Lake? Then be part of our guided lake excursions. Meet at the Rich Lake Boat Access site and paddle on this beautiful 342 acre lake. Bring your own canoe/kayak , rent one of our canoes ... Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

· Ecological role of coyotes in northeastern forests

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb, NY | Event Website
Ecological role of coyotes in northeastern forests. Presentation by special guest lecturer Dr. Jacqueline Frair, SUNY ESF. 
Sponsor: SUNY ESF Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 5185822000

Sunday, August 20, 2017

· Science Sunday - Logging

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Event Website
Paul Hai of SUNY ESF will lead a walk and discussion on the history of logging in the region and on the Newcomb Campus. Learn about the importance of Rich Lake during the river driving days and how the Newcomb Campus continues to mange the forests for both timber ... Read More
Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

· Science Sunday - History of Logging on Rich Lake

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb, NY | Event Website
Join us as we will delve into past and current ecological research from the 15,000 acre Huntington Wildlife Forest (HWF). For 85 years we have been studying the ecology and natural history of the Adirondacks as well as forest management, bio-geochemistry, and ... Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000


Upcoming Events

Holiday Craft Fair

Adirondack style gifts from Adirondack Artisans. One of a kind Balsam and Hand-painted decorative gifts, Handmade quilts, Scarve…

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