Ed Kanze, Naturalist and Adirondack Guide

Headshot of a guide at Adirondack near High Peaks Resort

Edward Kanze is a well-known Adirondack naturalist and author. He has been writing and speaking about the Adirondack Park for over 40 years and is considered one of the foremost experts on the area's natural history. He has written several books on the Adirondacks, including "Adirondack Country," "Adirondack Wildlife," and "Adirondack Seasons."

Kanze is known for his deep understanding of the natural world of the Adirondacks, and his ability to convey that knowledge in an engaging and accessible way. He has led countless nature walks and guided tours of the Adirondacks, and is a frequent speaker at local schools, libraries and nature centers. He is also a regular contributor to regional and national newspapers and magazines, where he writes about the natural history of the Adirondacks.

In addition to his work as a naturalist and author, Kanze is also an active member of the Adirondack community. He has served on the board of several local conservation organizations, and has been recognized with awards for his contributions to the community. His work has helped to raise awareness about the importance of preserving the Adirondacks for future generations, and he continues to be a passionate advocate for the region and its natural resources.