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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion Today, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Winter camping suggestions?

I haven't done much winter camping, but I'm looking to change that with some new equipment I just purchased (0 degree bag and hot tent, for starters).
I wanted to start off slow, dragging a pulk...
Forum: Trip Reports Today, 06:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
A tall boy IPA and a big box of moe. Breakfast of...

A tall boy IPA and a big box of moe. Breakfast of champions! :)
Forum: Trip Reports Yesterday, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
How many times did you end up bunched up at the...

How many times did you end up bunched up at the bottom of your tent? :)
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-19-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I checked these out -- they use Aerogel! I'm...

I checked these out -- they use Aerogel! I'm kind of fascinated by that. I"m not sure how they make it flexible enough for footwear, but they say -40F! That sounds pretty amazing.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-19-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I used to canoe camp in the off season at Forked...

I used to canoe camp in the off season at Forked Lake, using the lean-to that's just off the "sanctioned sites" board and non-reservable. Not sure if we were legal or not, but a few times the ranger...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-19-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Did you at least get to eat that fabulous meal...

Did you at least get to eat that fabulous meal your wife grilled up?
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-18-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Good advice -- I'm kind of with you on the cold...

Good advice -- I'm kind of with you on the cold feet thing. My feet are always cold even when the rest of me isn't. So I was really just looking for some good brand names to research. I basically...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-18-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 466
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Looking forward to it.

Looking forward to it.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-17-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Another option would be to bring a bigger canoe...

Another option would be to bring a bigger canoe and just drop it in the lake rather than hike in. That way you can check out the lean-to, and if it's occupied, you can find another site easily. Then...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-17-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
What do you do in the winter? bubble wrap?

What do you do in the winter? bubble wrap?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-16-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,922
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I used to joke that my car was such a POS that a...

I used to joke that my car was such a POS that a thief would probably break into it, feel sorry for me and install a better radio.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-16-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Kenetrek boots look nice, but they are more than...

Kenetrek boots look nice, but they are more than I want to spend. I'll check out the Kamik's though. Thanks.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-16-2019, 06:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Ideally, yes.

Ideally, yes.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-15-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
You know the model?

You know the model?
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-15-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Winter boots

I wanted to start a new thread for winter boots, since the info I dug up using the search engine was at least a decade or more old, and most of the boots aren't made anymore and the links were dead....
Forum: Trip Reports 10-14-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 289
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Looks like you had a gorgeous day! Great...

Looks like you had a gorgeous day! Great pictures. Assume you mean sunrise hike? I think you said sunset in the 2nd paragraph.
Forum: Trip Reports 10-13-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Yeah, it was great. The early morning sun cutting...

Yeah, it was great. The early morning sun cutting across the mountains lit them up like fire.
Forum: Trip Reports 10-13-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I originally thought the same thing, but then I...

I originally thought the same thing, but then I realized that the thong was gone, and they didn't match.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-13-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I see them now! Nice. Get that snowdog all...

I see them now! Nice. Get that snowdog all serviced? :)
Forum: Trip Reports 10-13-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
4 glorious days in the Pharaoh Lakes region

My buddy Greg and I headed out early last Tuesday to do our annual camping/hiking/backpacking trip. We have never seen the PL region, so we decided to give it a shot, hoping that since it was...
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