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Forum: Adirondack Wildlife Yesterday, 11:45 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Lucky13
We rent a place in Eagle Bay every summer since I...

We rent a place in Eagle Bay every summer since I was a kid, over 50 years ago. Chipmunks and reds are everywhere sometimes, lately not so prevalent. Our wives were out by the fire last summer and...
Forum: Biking in the Adirondacks 07-16-2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,188
Posted By Lucky13
Was that Gary Lee speaking about the Loon...

Was that Gary Lee speaking about the Loon Conservation? It's been a few years since I've seen him, so I can't tell for sure from the picture.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 07-13-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 656
Posted By Lucky13
I'd be more concerned about the person who called...

I'd be more concerned about the person who called this in. They could have been innocently mistaken, or they may have a grudge against fishers, or out of staters. The ECO's get a lot of grief if...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-07-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 762
Posted By Lucky13
Town lines are " funny" up there, I think of Wart...

Town lines are " funny" up there, I think of Wart as being closer to either Lacona or Richland, my stomping grounds start just north of there off Van Auken, but mainly just to fish watch! And you...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-06-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 762
Posted By Lucky13
Zach, you live in Orwell, this should be easy. ...

Zach, you live in Orwell, this should be easy. Remember the behavior you see exhibited by all the " visiting fishermen" to your neighborhood. Now do and speak the opposite, you should be fine! :D
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-03-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 990
Posted By Lucky13
Maybe the State (that separate entity that OWNS...

Maybe the State (that separate entity that OWNS all the land and is responsible for curing all your ills? I thought the state was just a representative of the people of the state, all of us...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-03-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,286
Posted By Lucky13
Deer flies attack the tallest moving thing around...

Deer flies attack the tallest moving thing around (your head), and are partial to dark colors, especially blue. The old timer's trick for them was to wrap a restaurant style bug strip around an old...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-02-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By Lucky13
Now that you posted that picture, you can expect...

Now that you posted that picture, you can expect the American Pickers to hike in there and either remove that "treasure" whole, or start the slow process of dismantling and carrying out the pieces! ;)
Forum: Trip Reports 06-28-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By Lucky13
My son and I used to put the canoe into Eighth...

My son and I used to put the canoe into Eighth and fish, and we camped for Columbus Day weekend a couple of times. From our experience, you were very lucky to get the lean to, it has been occupied...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-27-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,456
Posted By Lucky13
They sell these weights that strap on to your...

They sell these weights that strap on to your legs. 10 lbs per leg ought to at least slow the deer flies down before they carry the lad back into the woods to devour him! :o :)
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-27-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,456
Posted By Lucky13
There are leeches in most Adirondack lakes and...

There are leeches in most Adirondack lakes and streams. I have even found them inside my wader boots when taking stocking foot waders off after stream fishing. What you want to avoid are the muddy...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-21-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Lucky13
Congratulations. Strike while the iron is hot!!!!

Congratulations. Strike while the iron is hot!!!!
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-21-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,456
Posted By Lucky13
The Moose River Plains is not usually mentioned...

The Moose River Plains is not usually mentioned as a backpacking destination, except as trailhead for West Canada Lakes Wilderness. Many users use the roadside campsites for their camp area and...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Lucky13
The former VIC at Newcomb is great, but limited...

The former VIC at Newcomb is great, but limited in terms of indoor displays. The trails are signboarded well here too, and the walk along the lake is very pretty and not too hard even for the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Lucky13
I'll second the Museum, one of the finest...

I'll second the Museum, one of the finest collections in the world, beautifully presented. If you go plan to spend a full day there. I have not been there, but I hear the Wild Center in Tupper Lake...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-20-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Posted By Lucky13
There was one of the larger black Hornbecks on...

There was one of the larger black Hornbecks on Craig's list in Rochester a couple of weeks ago for close to 2 grand. In the time it took me to go to the site to check the new price, and then return...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By Lucky13
From Big Moose station to Razorback Pond, you are...

From Big Moose station to Razorback Pond, you are likely looking at about 6 miles, it is 2.5 from the Twitchell Lake Parking lot to the pond, and it is quite a ways up the Twitchell road from the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 935
Posted By Lucky13
In the original draft UMP for the Moose River...

In the original draft UMP for the Moose River Plains, DEC proposed removing a large number of the roadside "primitive" sites, which usually have an outhouse, firepit and picnic table. I argued...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-20-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 935
Posted By Lucky13
Thank you Dsettahr, the first thing I look at...

Thank you Dsettahr, the first thing I look at when picking a site in the MRP is the condition of the outhouse. Just because I know how to dig a cathole does not mean I want to dig one first thing in...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-18-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 760
Posted By Lucky13
http://www.adirondacklakessurvey.org/alscrpt.inc.p...

http://www.adirondacklakessurvey.org/alscrpt.inc.php?alscpond=040890&pname=LITTLE MOOSE LAKE.

All what I have heard or seen on maps (link), but I'm told there is a very limited " hole" in Little...
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