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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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.
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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 she searches for new meaning in her life, Miranda finds quiet refuge with her family's handyman, Dix, in his cabin in the dark forests of the Adirondack Mountains.
Some of the stations, mostly in the Adirondack Mountains and the adjacent Tug Hill Plateau, will measure snowfall.
I live on a small three-acre plot just north of the town of Warrensburg in New York's Adirondack Mountains.
Just a few hours' drive from the city, the Adirondack Mountains is an outdoor playground.
Synopsis: "Adirondack Paper Girl is the tender and dignified autobiography of, Jean Arleen Breed, as she grew up in the Lake Champlain area of the Adirondack Mountains in New York State.
on a cold January morning and I had skipped breakfast in deference to last minute preparations for what I hoped to be a long day of moose capturing and collaring in the Adirondack Mountains.