Calendar of Events

Opening Day 2022

Adirondack Experience 9097 State Route 30, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY

The Adirondack Experience is excited to welcome you back for the 2022 season on Friday, May 27, 2022! Come visit us in the heart of the Adirondacks for a truly […]

Deep History and Belonging in the Adirondacks

The Adirondack mountains, lakes, and forests are an international symbol of wilderness within which humans are often considered to be recent intruders. In fact, the story of the human presence […]

Reimagining Our Connection with Birds

Bridget Butler, aka The Bird Diva, will share her path to creating Slow Birding, a mindful practice focused on deep observation beyond identification, connecting with the landscape, and connecting with […]


Plein Air Painting in the Adirondacks

This program is only offered through Zoom. Above Image Credit: Charles Ingham, 1837 (1966.114.0001) This program is inspired by The Great Adirondack Pass, Painted on the Spot (Charles Ingham, 1837). […]


Incarceration, Wilderness, & The Adirondack Paradox

For nearly two centuries, the remote forestlands and high mountain peaks of the Adirondacks have provided opportunities for middle-class recreation, wilderness adventure, and scientific research. At the same time, those […]

Beyond the Buoys: A Members-Only Tour of Minnow Pond

Take a short (3/4 mile) morning hike to the lake with Shane Holmes, licensed Adirondack guide, and Doreen Alessi-Holmes, ADKX Conservator. Learn about the history of the trail and about […]


Nature Hike with Ed: Ferd's Bog

Thursday, July 7 Ferd's Bog Trail is short (0.7 mile one-way), but rich in interest. Ferd's is best known for its boreal birds, including the Canada jay and boreal chickadee, […]

AARCH and ADKX Member outing to Wells

Join us for this exciting open studio experience where participants can, at their leisure, interact with artists John Van Alstine and Caroline Ramersdorfer, see their studios in action, explore their […]

Winslow Homer’s Adirondack Discovery

Adirondack Experience 9097 State Route 30, P.O. Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY

This program will be in person. Bill Cross’ book Winslow Homer: American Passage is the definitive biography of an American Everyman who was the visual counterpart to Mark Twain in […]


Members' Appreciation Day

Discounts, private tours, and exclusive programs! Enjoy special offers at the ADKX store all day long, just for being a member! (excludes books, consignment, and already discounted items)