February 2020 Articles in this Issue A Graves Situation Annie Stoltie President Grover Cleveland stood on the second-floor veranda of Henry and Kate Graves’s mansion in Au Sable Forks and... Read More Becks Tavern Elizabeth Folwell “We wanted a ski cabin but we bought a hotel,” said Matt Parobeck, 45, who owns Becks Tavern and Gore Mountain Lodge... Read More Saved by a Miracle Luke Cyphers Blink and you'll miss it, an almost throwaway line in the 2004 film Miracle, one that hints at what Adirondack locals... Read More The Winter of ’32 Jane Alford Hildenbrandt My father, Ruel Alford, was the son of Harvey and Effie Alford. In the early 20th century, his family owned a great d... Read More Fastgirls Shane Mitchell On a freezing night last winter, Kristyn Abbale, 28, left Daikers, a shorefront bar popular with snowmobilers, an hou... Read More Road Work Lisa W. Foderaro It is snowing, the flakes descending in endless, languorous swirls. Seemingly from nowhere, the snowplows emerge—yell... Read More On Newsstands Now February 2023 Taking on the 33-mile Jackrabbit ski trail, plus snowshoe outings, avalanche safety, rediscovering heritage skills, a visit to the other Lake Placid and more! Adirondack Life Magazine Subscribe Today! Latest Articles Henry Beach and the Art of Deception By Sally Svenson Service Stations: American Legions in the Adirondacks By Niki Kourofsky A Waking Dream: Novelist Russell Banks on His Adirondack Home By Russell Banks The Upside Down: Introducing Another Lake Placid By Annie Stoltie Search Search for: Follow Us FollowFollowFollow Adirondack Life Store for calendars, apparel, maps and more!