Looking for adventure? Mt. Arab, in southern St. Lawrence County, offers spectacular views of the Adirondacks from its summit fire tower. Visit our trails page to learn more about local hiking opportunities.
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Blackbird migration, the avian equivalent of Cirque du Soleil, is underway in northern New York, and tickets are free.

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Kayakers traveled from far and wide to run the extreme whitewater run at Stone Valley Labor Day weekend. Nature Up North was there to cover the event.

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The fairies are coming, the fairies are coming! Each fall a merry group of fairies passes through Canton on its way south for the winter. These aren't just any fairies – these fairies live in the woods, where they spend their days bonding with birds, talking with trees, buzzing with bugs, and getting friendly with fungi. As you might guess, over time they’ve become expert naturalists.

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This year’s dry summer could mean muted colors in Mother Nature’s fall hardwood forest palette. Why? Paul Hetzler explains.

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No campfire is complete without a few s’mores. S’mores hit the proverbial sweet spot of flavor and entertainment – enjoyed around a crackling campfire with family and friends, the challenge of roasting the perfect marshmallow can keep you occupied for hours.

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