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Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 05-19-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,171
Posted By SpencerVT
Absolutely. Good point. One would just think...

Absolutely. Good point.
One would just think that even if one is doing unapproved trail maintenance one would have the common sense to not cut the trail leaving Dracula impalement stakes all over...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 05-17-2021, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,171
Posted By SpencerVT
When I did Kempshall a couple years ago the trail...

When I did Kempshall a couple years ago the trail was definitely still quite easy to follow. However, the maintenance was in the form of cutting the saplings a foot or two above the ground leaving...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 01-22-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,729
Posted By SpencerVT
There is some good snow at high elevations down...

There is some good snow at high elevations down there. I want to do the Berlin Mountain Williams College ski trail again, that thing is so fun!
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-18-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,271
Posted By SpencerVT
I remember when this happened. When I climbed...

I remember when this happened.
When I climbed Wallface before this, there definitely wasn't a view at the top it was all thickly forested. They cut a big area at the top as part of that search....
Forum: Trip Reports 09-23-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,749
Posted By SpencerVT
Nothing wrong with dreaming about winter! I do...

Nothing wrong with dreaming about winter! I do all the time!! I love the Trap Dike as well.
For lift service powder in VT, nothing beats Jay. Especially the winter of 2001!
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 08-17-2020, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,277
Posted By SpencerVT
I love this area. So incredibly remote. When I...

I love this area. So incredibly remote.
When I climbed Spruce Lake Mountain I went in with permission via the West where the Miller Camp is. (The Miller Camp is to the West of the Mountain and is...
Forum: Trip Reports 03-24-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,089
Posted By SpencerVT
This is one of the best and most comprehensive...

This is one of the best and most comprehensive trip reports I've ever seen. Absolutely stellar photos. Extraordinary write-up. Algonquin is one of the coolest mountains in the ADKs and an all-time...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-08-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,557
Posted By SpencerVT
Great photos, I bet that bare rock was steep as...

Great photos, I bet that bare rock was steep as hell and photos don't do the true steepness justice. Psyched about the snow!!
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-26-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,976
Posted By SpencerVT
Is that the case? I thought it still looked quite...

Is that the case? I thought it still looked quite thick in there and deceptively long, so I dropped off McDonnel and headed directly for Skyline Brook (which turned out to be the worst woods I had...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-04-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,495
Posted By SpencerVT
I plan to climb Woodhull - seems like a really...

I plan to climb Woodhull - seems like a really great and remote ADK mountain.
Forum: Trip Reports 08-23-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,385
Posted By SpencerVT
Great photos and trip report. I like how you...

Great photos and trip report. I like how you included some history as well!
Forum: Trip Reports 07-22-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,062
Posted By SpencerVT
Great photos!

Great photos!
Forum: Trip Reports 04-15-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 784
Posted By SpencerVT
Finished the Adirondack 100 Highest Saturday

Southwest Snowy - Snowy - East Snowy, Saturday April 13th 2019

With eternal wisdom and great planning, I started out for Southwest Snowy Mtn at the reasonable early-morning time of 1:30 in the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-12-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,747
Posted By SpencerVT
Pulled my taps and cleaned up the sugarhouse. All...

Pulled my taps and cleaned up the sugarhouse. All I have to say is:
I AM ALREADY DONE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING! :)
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-02-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,747
Posted By SpencerVT
I made another gallon of Syrup last night. Solid...

I made another gallon of Syrup last night. Solid medium amber. Good stuff!
The temperatures in southern Vermont look good for another possible run this week. I am hoping to boil down 100 gallons...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 03-15-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 29,853
Posted By SpencerVT
I saw a Pine Marten trap high up on the ridge of...

I saw a Pine Marten trap high up on the ridge of Lewey Mountain 2 years ago. It was bizarre to see in the absolute middle of nowhere way up on the ridge.
I caught a photo of a Pine Marten on Netop...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-01-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,747
Posted By SpencerVT
Looks like cold temps through next week. First...

Looks like cold temps through next week. First big run might not be until mid-March.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 02-20-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,747
Posted By SpencerVT
I don’t put my taps out until the traditional...

I don’t put my taps out until the traditional starting time of the day after town meeting day. I am gearing up though getting my buckets ready and trails cleared for sap collection.
Looking forward...
Forum: Trip Reports 02-01-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,249
Posted By SpencerVT
Thanks Neil, That is cool information. I like...

Thanks Neil,
That is cool information. I like the historical aspect of climbing too like first ascents and information on ancient roads and settlements. All that stuff is really intriguing to me.
Forum: Trip Reports 01-23-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,249
Posted By SpencerVT
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