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Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-09-2017, 11:57 AM
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Views: 1,980
Sounds expensive.

Sounds expensive.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-30-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 50
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This makes me happy. That parking area was...

This makes me happy. That parking area was always a nightmare to either park in or drive by.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 08-20-2017, 12:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,705
Bear in mind that not all other hikers are fond...

Bear in mind that not all other hikers are fond of dogs, especially ones which gradually get muddy and smelly. Also, kids might not like dogs of any sort.

It's not "Call of the Wild" - although a...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 08-07-2017, 07:19 PM
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Views: 461
Check this discussion on the sister forum: ...

Check this discussion on the sister forum:
http://www.adkhighpeaks.com/forums/forum/hiking/adirondack-mountain-hiking/trip-planning-questions-and-answers/478267-three-day-backpacking-loop
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-21-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,858
That's a long, but not bad walk in the summer. ...

That's a long, but not bad walk in the summer. Winter would be terrible.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-12-2017, 12:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
The western high peaks are pretty remote - come...

The western high peaks are pretty remote - come in from Coreys, work your way down towards Duck Hole. Lots of branches and routes possible there, you could do Allen, or the Santantonis/Sewards. ...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-11-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
I would say weather-dependent. Get a nice...

I would say weather-dependent. Get a nice "Indian Summer" weekend, and it will be jammed. OTOH, if there's snow on the ground and it's 30 out, not so much. :)
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-10-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Whiteface? The ski stuff/castle thing at the...

Whiteface? The ski stuff/castle thing at the top might be a cool bonus for a 9 year old.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-08-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,904
That's what I was asking. The current regs are...

That's what I was asking. The current regs are clear.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-07-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,904
Anyone know if an ursack/opsak combo will be...

Anyone know if an ursack/opsak combo will be "legal"? I know the ursack people are at war with the NPS in places out west over this, any signs the NY DEC might change its mind?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-07-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,357
Awesome! How did you peel the bark, some...

Awesome!

How did you peel the bark, some kind of tool? Or just a lot of work?
Forum: Northville Placid Trail 07-07-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
You'd think that the lack of options would have...

You'd think that the lack of options would have driven more people to sign up as drivers. In summer, you'd have a corner on the market!
Forum: Northville Placid Trail 07-01-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
What's the uber situation in the Adirondacks?

What's the uber situation in the Adirondacks?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-01-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,271
A lot of PCT guys use the InReach. Not many...

A lot of PCT guys use the InReach. Not many complaints, and people were fond of the whole bluetooth-texting-via-your-phone feature.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-31-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,672
a) snow is no dirtier than rain. Or it might be...

a) snow is no dirtier than rain. Or it might be through some technical shenanigans, but I'm not reading the article to find out.
b) eating snow while exercising, while you have food available,...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-26-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,918
I have a pair of MSR Revo 25s, I've done some...

I have a pair of MSR Revo 25s, I've done some walking around on several feet of fresh powder, and sank in about 8 inches, with no pack (~180 lbs). I do like how bitey they are, and they have this...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-12-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,099
Not that this answers your question, but is the...

Not that this answers your question, but is the sole worn more on the inside as well? What kind of insoles do you use?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-01-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,428
"city folk" think, "hey its the wilderness, my...

"city folk" think, "hey its the wilderness, my dog is secretly a wolf because I read Call of the Wild once".

Probably an oversimplification, but I don't think I'm far off. For someone who...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-29-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,428
Like I saw when I was a caretaker, an elderly...

Like I saw when I was a caretaker, an elderly couple made it in the 1.8 miles from the road, in loafers, carrying a cloth grocery bag with a bottle of water in it, asking me "Are you with the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-27-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,271
Seems awful death-y.

Seems awful death-y.
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