Press-Republican

December 24, 2012

Sports Shorts: December 24, 2012


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---- — ADK Mountain Club to host ranger talk

PLATTSBURGH — The public is invited to join the Algonquin Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club Jan. 4 to hear DEC Backcountry Forest Ranger Jim Giglinto speak about “Backcountry Avalanche Awareness.”

As a high peaks ranger, Giglinto will discuss some factors influencing avalanches and their history in the Adirondack backcountry.

Giglinto’s program begins at 7 p.m. in the second floor auditorium of the Old Clinton County Courthouse on the corner of Margaret and Court streets.

A business meeting follows at 8 p.m.

Both the program and meeting are free.