The Do’s and Don’ts of Drones in the Adirondacks #drone #droneday

The Adirondack Mountains are in upstate New York – think Lake George, Lake Placid and Lake Tear of the Clouds. The region is dramatic. At the end of each twist and turn in the road it feels like you’ve entered a magical land that is stunning in every season. With the dynamic landscape it comes as no surprise that folks would want to visit and fly their drones. Megan Plete Postol put together the do’s and don’ts of drones for folks to read before flying in the Adirondacks for Adirondack Explorer:

Flying a drone in the Adirondacks – what is okay and what is not? Many people, locals and visitors alike struggle to answer this question. Flying a drone is illegal in many parts of the Adirondacks, but not all. Let’s break it down.

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