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Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks Today, 12:06 PM
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Posted By Lucky13
I recall an article in FlyFisherman many years...

I recall an article in FlyFisherman many years ago that featured trout fishing in Afghanistan. The Country is at the eastern end of the native range for Brown Trout. This was pre-Soviet invasion so...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion Today, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By Lucky13
I spend a fair amount of time star gazing on the...

I spend a fair amount of time star gazing on the western edge of the Tug Hill Plateau around Smartville. We see at least twice as many night time fliers as we do when at Fourth Lake in the Fulton...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 01-27-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,306
Posted By Lucky13
It is a lot less work to carry a portable pH...

It is a lot less work to carry a portable pH meter. If values sampled at multiple locations are below a cutoff value (often 5, 100 x's more acidic than " neutral pH" water), it is safe bet that...
Forum: Trip Reports 01-22-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,083
Posted By Lucky13
Glad to be of assistance!

Glad to be of assistance!
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 01-22-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 724
Posted By Lucky13
I find that if I am going to be trolling the...

I find that if I am going to be trolling the flies, two, and even sometimes three flies on a leader gives me a chance to try more patterns until I find one they like. I'll use something like a...
Forum: Trip Reports 01-21-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,083
Posted By Lucky13
Swedish Pimples, 1/2 oz white jig heads with 3-5"...

Swedish Pimples, 1/2 oz white jig heads with 3-5" Plastic minnow tails, Kastmasters, rapala jigging plugs all take Lakers when jigged through the ice at the bottom, and up through the water column. ...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 01-17-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Lucky13
So if it is so reasonable, what is the beef with...

So if it is so reasonable, what is the beef with the users paying for it? Especially the non NYS residents. And remember large numbers of NYS residents pay nothing for anything now, the remainder of...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 01-14-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Lucky13
Prices are up 18-22.00 for most sites with some...

Prices are up 18-22.00 for most sites with some higher, and additional fees if there are additional amenities. It costs you $2 to walk into one to use a restroom!...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-14-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Lucky13
We booked a "riverview" site at one of those...

We booked a "riverview" site at one of those "file cabinet" private campgrounds in Wilmington back about 25 years ago. We could see about 3 feet of the river between the camper trailers all lined up...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 01-13-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Lucky13
I feel that way anytime users of a resource,...

I feel that way anytime users of a resource, especially a recreational one, are allowed to pass the costs on to non users. I can't remember all the national parks I get to use in NYS, and try going...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-13-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Lucky13
"Rafting - outfitters are based in Indian Lake....

"Rafting - outfitters are based in Indian Lake. About 30 minutes away."

The speed limit on 28 is 55 mph. It's 22 miles from Long Lake Village to Indian Lake, further from Lake Eaton, and you have...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 01-13-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Lucky13
"Under the current plan, ridership would be free....

"Under the current plan, ridership would be free. “The DEC wants to make this work, so based on how it is now, this will be a non-paying system,” he said."

Oh, it is a paying system, all right,...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 01-13-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,565
Posted By Lucky13
I have wanted to visit Rondeau's clearing for a...

I have wanted to visit Rondeau's clearing for a while, but these pix of Cold River and the other streams(?) make me really want to get back there and spend some time fishing. Great photography,...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-13-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Lucky13
NYS Campgrounds are generally near roads, because...

NYS Campgrounds are generally near roads, because cars bring people to them. All campgrounds I have seen in the Adirondacks maximize use of all the space available so distance between sites is not...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 01-10-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By Lucky13
I have a hard time believing that here in NYS,...

I have a hard time believing that here in NYS, the great granny state, a dangerous area was open to the public at night. The Uber driver ought to know the area he is driving in and not let someone...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 01-09-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By Lucky13
I'm not laughing. But there must be some way of...

I'm not laughing. But there must be some way of educating people that there are places you do NOT go to in the dark to climb, and it does not sound like that was a consideration here. Or he was also...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 01-08-2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By Lucky13
Maybe Farmers would, they'd make another funny...

Maybe Farmers would, they'd make another funny commercial out of it. Unfortunately, many people would laugh.

How about this one?
"Wilderness Search and Rescue: On Jan. 2, Forest Rangers...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 01-02-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,637
Posted By Lucky13
But this post deals with catastrophic damage...

But this post deals with catastrophic damage caused by an unusually large and intense rain storm, not the " slower death" that occurs from plowing right to the bank of the stream, or applying excess...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 12-31-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 73,560
Posted By Lucky13
Sometimes there are justifications for removing...

Sometimes there are justifications for removing trees. Early culling of diseased beech can save the rest of a stand, and there are lots of places where the beech are disappearing because that isn't...
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 12-31-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 244,777
Posted By Lucky13
It's not just Maryland blood, they love all...

It's not just Maryland blood, they love all blood!!

Nice to hear from you, I have a cousin who has been living in MD since college, and she and her husband bought a place on the Fulton Chain...
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