My Adirondack Life

My Adirondack Life

How can the park become more diverse and welcoming to people of all backgrounds? Here’s what growing up black in the North Country taught me Photographs courtesy of the author When people ask me about my life as a black person growing up in the Adirondacks among a...
Aaron Mair

Aaron Mair

Photograph by Daesha Harris   The Sierra Club president on race in the Adirondacks Aaron Mair smiles when he tells the story of his first meeting with the Sierra Club, in 1994. But the smile does not quite reach his eyes. “I walked into the New York City club,”...