Adirondack Forum  
Rules Membership Donations and Online Store Adkhighpeaks Foundation ADKhighpeaks Forums ADKhighpeaks Wiki Disclaimer

Go Back   Adirondack Forum > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 18 of 18
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: NY_Rocking_Chairs
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 08-19-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,938
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
What about greenland style?

What about greenland style?
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-08-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,459
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
The two dinners I had at JBL were huge. They...

The two dinners I had at JBL were huge. They serve it family/buffet style and there was plenty of food and leftovers (both breakfast and dinner are this way).

The lunches are paper-bags with two...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-04-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,732
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Here is my trip report: ...

Here is my trip report:
http://www.adkforum.com/showthread.php?p=219494#post219494

The trails were in pretty good shape. From High Falls there is one 60' log crossing where failure means falling...
Forum: Trip Reports 07-04-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,033
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Partial CL-50 (High Falls to Burntbridge TH)

Prequel:
2 summers ago a group of us set out to do the CL-50 from Burntbridge TH to Peavine Swamp TH through Wanakeena, out to High Falls...along the way there was an injury so we ended up camping...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-26-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,725
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I recommend and use this one: ...

I recommend and use this one:
http://www.amazon.com/Lake-Placid-High-Peaks-Illustrated/dp/156695357X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1403778164&sr=8-1&keywords=national+geographic+map+high+peaks

This site...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-26-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 53,825
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Yes, I remember crossing 2-3 beaver swamps in...

Yes, I remember crossing 2-3 beaver swamps in that area. At least one was so bad that you didn't know where the trail was and couldn't see it on the other side until you got closer. I had on...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-26-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,732
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I had a copy of the trail map. Also I am very...

I had a copy of the trail map. Also I am very familiar with the area since my wife's family owns a lot of property in the area, my mother-in-law grew up on the lake.

Here is the short version:...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-25-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,732
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I stayed at the camp site just before High Falls...

I stayed at the camp site just before High Falls two summers ago and on the weekends especially there is a lot of canoe/kayak traffic into the High Falls area and those camp sites filled up quick. ...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-25-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 53,825
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I am going in next week starting at Janack's...

I am going in next week starting at Janack's Landing, going counter-clockwise and finishing up in town and on Columbia Road. I am skipping Peavine Swamp, Wanakeena and such as I did those two...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-24-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Last July I showed up at 5:30am on a Saturday and...

Last July I showed up at 5:30am on a Saturday and it was full with people who had showed up the night before and slept in their cars. The shuttle only runs on weekends though so if you are staying...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-20-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,984
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Yeah, after two high peaks trips in July and...

Yeah, after two high peaks trips in July and August last year (Garden and Elk Lake lots), I am not planning any high peaks trips during the summer months unless I have someone who can drop me off and...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-19-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,984
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
We went last July and arrived at the Garden...

We went last July and arrived at the Garden parking lot at 5am on a Saturday morning, it was already full and we had to go down to the airfield overflow lot and wait for the shuttle.

Mid-week is...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-02-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I use GPS Trails Pro, mostly as a safety back-up....

I use GPS Trails Pro, mostly as a safety back-up. I do a few group trips every year and I don't always meet the other people until that weekend so I like to be prepared for most eventualities and...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-15-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,951
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I think the loss of predators allows the prey...

I think the loss of predators allows the prey animals to increase in population, hence the increase in tick population. They demonstrated over the last few years that the presence or non-presence of...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 03-31-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 949
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
Are you looking for a 2-3 day all-backpacking...

Are you looking for a 2-3 day all-backpacking trip or a back-pack to base camp and then hike? Looking for a loop or point-to-point?

There are plenty of opportunities for all three.

Section...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 02-03-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,008
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I have been a competitive shooter and hunter...

I have been a competitive shooter and hunter since 1988 and have not yet carried a non-hunting fire-arm on the trails, and when I do hunt I always stop and try to look non-threathening, even to the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-16-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 27,388
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
To add to the Cranberry Lake 50, there are also...

To add to the Cranberry Lake 50, there are also two small peaks there, Bear and Cat Mountains which give spectacular views of the lakes and surrounding areas. I did the loop 2 years ago.

Also,...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-04-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,979
Posted By NY_Rocking_Chairs
I am trying to read the signature on Fall029 to...

I am trying to read the signature on Fall029 to figure out the photographer. Can you tell who it is please? I already voted so not going to sway my vote :)

Nevermind, found him, google is...
Showing results 1 to 18 of 18

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

DISCLAIMER: Use of these forums, and information found herein, is at your own risk. Use of this site by members and non-members alike is only granted by the adkhighpeak.com administration provided the terms and conditions found in the FULL DISCLAIMER have been read. Continued use of this site implies that you have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions of this site. Any questions can be directed to the Administrator of this site.