Adk Interpretive Ctr

The Adirondack Interpretive Center is a public education facility run by the State University of New York’s College of Environmental Forestry. Serving thousands of visitors and Adirondack Park Residents each year, the Adirondack Interpretive Center offers educational programming, events, speakers, and activities, most of which offer wheelchair accessibility. The AIC offers 3.6 miles of summer and winter interpretive trails along the 236-acre property open daily from dawn to dusk. It has venues suitable for meetings, classes, conferences, and multi-day residential programs. For more information contact the AIC. 

5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb, NY 12852, 518-582-2000, aic@esf.edu

http://www.esf.edu/aic/programs/

 

Adirondack Interpretive Center Spring Events  

Saturday, April 22, 2017

· Introduction to Fly Fishing

9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
At this one-day workshop, you will be introduced to the art and science of fly fishing. Instruction will focus on the basics of fly casting, gear, and technique. Licensed Fishing Guide Rick Kovac will be your instructor for this event. No equipment or experiences ... Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

Saturday, May 6, 2017

· Early Migrant Bird Walk

8:30 am - 11:00 am | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
Join us to look for our early arriving avian migrants. We will either travel walk along the Rich Lake Marsh or hike the trails at the AIC to see which resident and migrant birds are in the area. Both walks are easy rambles and great for beginning birders. 
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

Saturday, May 13, 2017

· Spring Wildflower Walk

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
Guest Naturalist Peter O’Shea will take you on the AIC trails to look for some of the beautiful blooms of spring. Trout lily, Two-leaved Toothwort, Trillium and Canada Mayflower are just a few of the species you can expect to see and learn to identify.  
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

Saturday, May 20, 2017

· Early Migrant Bird Walks

8:30 am - 11:00 am | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Event Website
Join us to look for our early arriving avian migrants. We will either travel walk along the Rich Lake Marsh or hike the trails at the AIC to see which resident and migrant birds are in the area. Both walks are easy rambles and great for beginning birders. 
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000

Friday, June 2, 2017

· Fly Fishing Weekend Workshop

6:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | ONGOING —continues through Sunday, June 4, 2017 | Event Website
Spend a weekend in the beautiful Adirondacks while developing this unique, rewarding skill with the help of licensed guides! This workshop is geared toward beginners and will focus on fly casting and fly fishing while emphasizing the natural science of the sport. ... Read More
Sponsor: Adirondack Park Institute & the Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 518582-2000