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Forum: Other Places 07-05-2022, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By Tomcat
Quehanna Trail-June 2022

Last month I hiked the 70+ mile Quehanna Trail in the PA Wilds. For the full TR and lots of photos I have a full write up at my website at the link below....
Forum: Other Places 06-20-2022, 09:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,585
Posted By Tomcat
I hiked the QT last week. I camped in Mix Run...

I hiked the QT last week. I camped in Mix Run hoping to hike Bear Run but got hammered wit 1-2 inches of rain in about 4 hours in the AM and decided against risking the Medix crossing. It was...
Forum: Other Places 06-10-2022, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,585
Posted By Tomcat
Was the Bear Run Trail in decent shape? I’m...

Was the Bear Run Trail in decent shape? I’m considering it over the new reroute. I see the DCNR map lists the trail at 71 miles but most sources say 73. Is this reroute off the Bear Run Trail where...
Forum: Trip Reports 05-24-2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,391
Posted By Tomcat
Lake George WF Backpack 5/5-5/6

http://https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/img/b/R29vZ2xl/AVvXsEhI5j2rL0m1aPzdr2gNdievAyH39Vm2ogLvrG1BkuVXuYEE4tAYicwkCN9NSUZD-1N0g1ofnjnyWxV3uVrg--dXqz3FWoEBPWwZO1GlIFBFhvH6psOL7RUeO2WlLCQvnDd5hmQr...
Forum: Trip Reports 03-12-2022, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,493
Posted By Tomcat
Xc skiing the St Regis Canoe Area 3/4/22

After an earlier trip on the Fish Pond Truck Trail, I became intrigued with the idea of a loop in the area utilizing ponds and carry trails. After less than stellar conditions due to rain and warmer...
Forum: Other Places 07-28-2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,301
Posted By Tomcat
Ah, the Loyalsock, Worlds End, and the greater...

Ah, the Loyalsock, Worlds End, and the greater Forksville Metropolitan area. It’s where my earliest camping memories began in the early 80s. You can’t go wrong anywhere there. That area has serious...
Forum: Trip Reports 06-28-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,058
Posted By Tomcat
Mt Marshall Via Indian Pass

I still need Marshall but wanted more than an out and back. I also wanted to see Wallface up close and the Cold Brook Pass plane wreckage. Solution- a loop from Upper works via Indian and Cold Brook...
Forum: Trip Reports 06-21-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tomcat
Crows, Nun-da-ga-o, and Hurricane 6.16.21

A tendon injury in my ankle has kept me out of the mountains for nearly 3 months. Now that PT is winding down, I have been given the ok to push my ankle a little bit. A couple of easier outings went...
Forum: Other Places 03-25-2021, 11:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,397
Posted By Tomcat
http://www.tomcatsadventures.com/2019/08/backpacki...

http://www.tomcatsadventures.com/2019/08/backpacking-loyalsock-trail.html?m=1 Here is my write up of the Loyalsock. It covers it in pretty good detail. Even though I hiked the trail just 2 yrs ago...
Forum: Trip Reports 02-22-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,995
Posted By Tomcat
Hitchens Pond Overlook 2.14.21

Living in Tupper Lake I usually trail run this little vista just south of town in nicer weather. I usually get the urge to visit at least once each winter. Last week I decided to give it a go....
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-12-2021, 01:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,037
Posted By Tomcat
Essex Chain Lakes XC ski TR 2/7/21

After reading about the Essex Chain Lakes area I wanted to check it out. I saw the potential for XC skiing and got some good info on routes. I visited last Sunday with the intention of skiing a...
Forum: ADK Forum Classifieds 01-13-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,564
Posted By Tomcat
A couple more pics

A couple more pics
Forum: ADK Forum Classifieds 01-13-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,564
Posted By Tomcat
Keen Durand Low WP

Bought online and hiked in a couple times but size didn’t fit.
Men’s 8.5 with minimal wear and tread has no wear. New aroun $160 asking $60. I don’t need them in the closet any longer. ...
Forum: Other Places 10-16-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,783
Posted By Tomcat
Black Forest Trail PA

Last week I hit the Black Forest Trail as an overnighter. The hike was much easier than the hype on how difficult the trail is. I wasn't sure if I could do it as an overnight trip with the short...
Forum: Trip Reports 09-14-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,673
Posted By Tomcat
Northville- Placid Trail thru hike

The first week of September I set out to hike the NPT. Six days later I succeeded. Other than a wet start, the trip went well. I have a photo heavy, thorough TR at my website at the link below.
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Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 08-09-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,699
Posted By Tomcat
When the lots are full and you park 1-2 miles...

When the lots are full and you park 1-2 miles away are you still charged to park?
Forum: Other Places 07-01-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,734
Posted By Tomcat
The side trails are questionable. I saw signs and...

The side trails are questionable. I saw signs and occasional blazes but tread is overgrown in many cases with no discernible tread.
Forum: Other Places 07-01-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,734
Posted By Tomcat
Guide to the Susquehannock Trail System by Chuck...

Guide to the Susquehannock Trail System by Chuck Dillon 2018 edition is most recent and very accurate. It comes with map set. It shows campsites on map although they aren’t always well established....
Forum: Other Places 06-30-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,734
Posted By Tomcat
I would say the STS exceeded my expectations. ...

I would say the STS exceeded my expectations. The Wild Boy Shelter was in a good location, not too close to road and had a stream next to it. There is a newer shelter not in the guide but its again...
Forum: Other Places 06-30-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,734
Posted By Tomcat
I was put on 21 day course of Doxycyline...

I was put on 21 day course of Doxycyline immediately and symptoms have dissipated. I have also hiked the Loyalsock and the BFT in on my radar when I travel down there soon to visit my parents. I...
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