Stories of the Ausable
Best Mountain Biking Near Lake Placid and Wilmington
Lake Placid is mere minutes from some of the best mountain biking in the northeast. Drive a few miles down the road and you'll arrive in Wilmington, the mountain bike capital of the Adirondacks. Want to know where to ride? Here are our picks for the best mountain biking near Lake Placid and Wilmington, NY!
How Do We Track Water Quality?
At the Ausable River Association, our staff monitors the health of our waterways and shares what we learn with the community. Our goal is to identify understand changes and, where challenges to water quality arise, to find practical solutions.
Piracy in the Ausable?
Thousands of years ago, the Ausable River was building a delta at Wickham Marsh. Then, something happened. Why did the Ausable River abandon its delta at Wickham Marsh and start building a new delta at Ausable Point? And what does any of this have to do with piracy?