Adirondack Mountains

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Adirondack Mountains

A group of mountains in northeast New York between the St. Lawrence River valley in the north and the Mohawk River valley in the south. The range, an extension of the Canadian Shield, rises to 1,629 m (5,344 ft).

Adirondack Mountains

(ˌædɪˈrɒndæk) or


pl n
(Placename) a mountain range in NE New York State. Highest peak: Mount Marcy, 1629 m (5344 ft)

Ad′i•ron′dack Moun′tains

(ˈæd əˈrɒn dæk, ˌæd-)
a mountain range in NE New York: a part of the Appalachian Mountains. Highest peak, Mt. Marcy, 5344 ft. (1629 m). Also called Ad`i•ron′dacks.
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Noun1.Adirondack Mountains - a mountain range in northeastern New York StateAdirondack Mountains - a mountain range in northeastern New York State; a popular resort area
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Adirondack Park sprawls over more than six million acres of the Adirondack Mountains, some owned by the state of New York, the rest privately owned and protected as "The Forever Wild." We got our first taste at Ausable Chasm, a two-mile-long sandstone gorge in the Ausable River where waterfalls roared over cliffs framed in fall colors.
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Among the stations being traded was a Class C2 FM licensed a small town in New York's Adirondack Mountains.
Kate Messner spoke of her experience living on a lake by the Adirondack mountains, an area filled with rainbows over the water and eagles that fly by.
Meanwhile Kate Messner, an American author of children's books, spoke of her experience living on a lake by the Adirondack Mountains -- an area filled with rainbows over the water and eagles that fly by.
Enjoy adventure in the Adirondack Mountains - one of America's largest wildlife preserves - or the unforgettable Niagara Falls during a thrilling boat tour or sample the famous wines in Hudson Valley.
But now he is back on track and is making his first appearance at the longest-running Ironman event in North America, known for its challenging bike course through the Adirondack Mountains in New York.
Just a few hours' drive north of New York City, the Adirondack Mountains offer a tranquil respite for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple.
When White Deer Lake Camp was conceived in 1902, McCormick and Bentley were engaged in complex merger negotiations to form the International Harvester Company, which brought them into contact with wealthy families from the East, such as the Rockefellers and Morgans, who often summered in the Adirondack Mountains of New York.
Later, these 'Murray's Fools' returned and built hundreds of 'Great Camps', hotels, vacation homes and clubs in the Adirondacks, making the Adirondack Mountains the destination place of the growing urban class., as well as the privileged.