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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion Yesterday, 12:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 868
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
You could say the same thing about shark attacks....

You could say the same thing about shark attacks. I'd rather not be chomped on at all, regardless of whether it actually kills me or not.

I know it's incredibly rare to be attacked, and I've only...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-23-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 868
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
This bear really should be put down. Seems like a...

This bear really should be put down. Seems like a bad apple.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/879/28098486567_39f2722c8d_z.jpg
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-23-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 774
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
https://www.amazon.com/Defcon-Notebook-Computer-Se...

https://www.amazon.com/Defcon-Notebook-Computer-Security-System/dp/B0057J9RR6/ref=pd_sbs_147_2?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B0057J9RR6&pd_rd_r=9cfcd732-76ee-11e8-975a-5b92ab03b59c&pd_rd_w=wZklo&pd_rd_wg=4tz...
Forum: Trip Reports 06-21-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I'm surprised that campsite isn't used more...

I'm surprised that campsite isn't used more frequently.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 868
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Taking bear advice from Bryson is like taking...

Taking bear advice from Bryson is like taking parenting advice from Dave Barry or Louie
CK. :)
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-10-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,979
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Lightweight and low-cost are two things that...

Lightweight and low-cost are two things that never ever seem to go together when it comes to outdoor equipement. :) However I see decent deals on craigslist sometimes....
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-04-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,979
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Oops sorry!! My faulty memory at work... :) That...

Oops sorry!! My faulty memory at work... :) That video still makes me shake my head in wonder...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-04-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,979
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
You ever see Bioguide's videos where he's...

You ever see Bioguide's videos where he's practically flying his hornbeck like a kite? It's a riot to watch him lift the thing over deadfalls with three fingers on one hand...someday I'm gonna own...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-04-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,227
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
That makes more sense. I was wondering about...

That makes more sense. I was wondering about people who have pistol permits. To not allow them to carry without a hunting license would be weird.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-03-2018, 12:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,979
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Dear lord. I had no idea they got so large. I've...

Dear lord. I had no idea they got so large. I've seen 12-14"ers before, but wow... https://youtu.be/BRrWiW1o19E
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Second paragraph here: ...

Second paragraph here:

http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/107504.html

And here: https://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/76408.html


Could it be a typo? I've been to both in the last year or two and Lila...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
That's not so bad.

That's not so bad.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Yeah, you're probably right. I hope you are. The...

Yeah, you're probably right. I hope you are. The size though -- from what I can see, "Boreas Ponds, the namesake of the tract, form a 320-acre body of water" whereas Lake Lila is 1446 acres. That's...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I think they are different in a couple of ways. ...

I think they are different in a couple of ways. I think the majority of people go to Lake Lila to visit Lake Lila. I wonder how many people will see Boreas as a basecamp to the High Peaks? The...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-30-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Ah, I understand now. I agree with you. ...

Ah, I understand now. I agree with you. Especially with the motor boats. One little 4hp outboard can ruin the peace and quiet for everyone on the lake. I saw some folks on cedar river flow last...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-30-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I was with you right up until here -- not sure...

I was with you right up until here -- not sure I'm getting what you mean.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-29-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
You have been very lucky, my friend. :)

You have been very lucky, my friend. :)
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-25-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,308
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Permethrin is not much of a repellent, really. ...

Permethrin is not much of a repellent, really. It's an insect neurotoxin. http://npic.orst.edu/factsheets/archive/Permtech.html
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-23-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 15,201
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I have, more than once. No ranger presence to...

I have, more than once. No ranger presence to speak of means parties, loud music and idiots on the water and yelling at all hours of the night.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 05-17-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,227
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
You can probably find (or make) a lightweight...

You can probably find (or make) a lightweight pellet trap like this one (http://www.drapers-airguns.co.uk/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=629).
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