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Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-12-2019, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Neil
You will need to begin your specific training in...

You will need to begin your specific training in January. 4 weeks to transition from whatever you do now and then 6 months of progressive work. I recommend, even in winter, hiking at least 2 days a...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-12-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By Neil
https://www.adkhighpeaks.com/forums/forum/hiking/a...

https://www.adkhighpeaks.com/forums/forum/hiking/adirondack-mountain-hiking/493588-supported-speed-round-record-attempt-later-this-year

The discussion in this thread relates to a speed record...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-10-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By Neil
It's a Marmot Baffin. Very warm indeed but...

It's a Marmot Baffin. Very warm indeed but sitting around at 0F with a wet base layer shirt I got chilly.


We were there on Saturday. Now with this thaw-freeze the trail will be rock solid. I...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-09-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By Neil
Algonquin never ceases to deliver.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/82763775@N00/albums/72157712138295658
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-20-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,446
Posted By Neil
With climate change are deer exposed to new...

With climate change are deer exposed to new parasites and diseases for which they haven't evolved resistance?

I see a lot of deer roadside near Jay and Keene. I see so many that when it's dark I...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-27-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,817
Posted By Neil
Great story Justin. We hiked into the LT Sat....

Great story Justin.
We hiked into the LT Sat. morning and quickly took off for LD Pond Mtn., T-Lake, Scotch Pond and White Birch peaks. A very full day it was with some extremely steep...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-22-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By Neil
Rocky Peak Ridge bushwhack from Rte 73.

This hike was inspired by Gregory Karl, who is an intrepid student of the wonders of the Adirondacks, as long as the wonders in question are off-trail. Greg posted a trip report on the forum many...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-21-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 922
Posted By Neil
You might want to take a look at this forum. ...

You might want to take a look at this forum.
https://www.wintertrekking.com/community/
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-16-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,817
Posted By Neil
T-Lake Lean-to?

I was planning on spending a couple of nights in the T-Lake Lean-to near Piseco Lake. October 25-26. What should I expect? Busy? Rowdy? Empty?

I plan on bringing alternative shelter but was...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-08-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,895
Posted By Neil
How far to Marcy Field? There's a landing strip.

How far to Marcy Field? There's a landing strip.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-07-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,895
Posted By Neil
The craft was at approx. 4500' elevation. ...

The craft was at approx. 4500' elevation. Possibly lower.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-07-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,895
Posted By Neil
Manned glider in High Peaks. Legal?

While on the summit of Marshall we first heard, then saw a manned glider fly over. It was fascinating to watch such a fragile looking craft manouvre around the summit ridge. Then I wondered if it...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-06-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By Neil
Big Slide snowy bushwhack.

Awesome bushwhack of Big Slide. I wrapped around the east end and traversed east to west between Big Slide and Porter/Cascade. Serious cliffs on either side of me. Beautiful fields of autumnal ferns...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-01-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 493
Posted By Neil
There are a multitude of choices depending on the...

There are a multitude of choices depending on the range you want. We use RINO gps's with FRS radio built in. You can increase the wattage and hence range by 4-fold (I think) by paying a modest fee...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-01-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 493
Posted By Neil
Wanika Falls and Street Bushwhack. Plus Nye.

Pictures (https://www.flickr.com/photos/82763775@N00/albums/72157711144643251)

Sylvie dropped me off at the Averyville trail head, which marks the beginning of the “Old” Northville Plavid Trail. ...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-25-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,099
Posted By Neil
People were doing just that when we were there...

People were doing just that when we were there recently. We asked why and they said it wasn't worth it to put in, paddle a bit, take out and carry.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-24-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,632
Posted By Neil
A similar situation occurs with regards to...

A similar situation occurs with regards to parking spots. I got picked up walking to my car at Clear Pond by two guys who had just left a car at the Elk Lake lot. They had a cabin in the area and...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-23-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,955
Posted By Neil
Actually, in the big scheme of things a herd path...

Actually, in the big scheme of things a herd path from White Lily to Allen is IMO not all that bad of a thing.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-23-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,955
Posted By Neil
Yeah, just look at what the access has done to...

Yeah, just look at what the access has done to paddling on Boreas.
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-fMEFtgHhwL4/USjYpK--cPI/AAAAAAAACG0/-kqw_6lIFkM/s320/kayaks.jpg
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-23-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,955
Posted By Neil
With the road open to La Bier Flow will a new...

With the road open to La Bier Flow will a new herd path develop up Allen?
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