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Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 10-05-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,755
Posted By Viking
Well, Chick and I spent the last 3 days at LTL...

Well, Chick and I spent the last 3 days at LTL and we didn't know what the hell it was.

Not putting it in the drumbeat grouse column - we have come across grouse many times in the woods.
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Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-14-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,769
Posted By Viking
Midnite privy trip = golf umbrella found at...

Midnite privy trip = golf umbrella found at garage sales. Bring one once on a trip and if it rains, you'll be a convert for life!
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 08-26-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,064
Posted By Viking
I have over 50 rods in my basement, and I used...

I have over 50 rods in my basement, and I used the same ones on the Traverse as I did in the BWCA.

I went in the spring before the black flies hatched - which they chose to do about mid way from...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 08-21-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 795
Posted By Viking
For many years I have had good success trolling...

For many years I have had good success trolling right down the middle while paddling to and from campsites on the south end.

I have run my portable fish finder the length and there are long...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 08-06-2021, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,769
Posted By Viking
I have camped on Spruce Island a couple of times....

I have camped on Spruce Island a couple of times. I find the site to be quite comfortable and the island is large enough that you can find firewood even late in the year. Each time there was...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 08-05-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,769
Posted By Viking
Just out of curiosity, has anyone ever camped at...

Just out of curiosity, has anyone ever camped at that site on the Beaver River? Overflow site for sure. Really can't say it's on the river almost being is a different time zone and all.
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Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 08-04-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,769
Posted By Viking
Same for moose. I had one swim out to the...

Same for moose.

I had one swim out to the island on Rock Pond a few years back and walk right up to the campsite. Didn't scare me and the missus at all but my dog still talks about it.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-27-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,963
Posted By Viking
Quick question on the Bear Vault. As has...

Quick question on the Bear Vault.

As has been discussed before they are not an issue for bears to access. Do the bears find these easier than other types. i.e. not as efficient at reducing...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-15-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,486
Posted By Viking
Backgammon good or bad? I always throw a...

Backgammon good or bad?

I always throw a board on my pack. I get them at garage sales and such for a couple of bucks so if they get trashed no big deal.

Inside the board goes a deck of cards,...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-29-2021, 11:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,486
Posted By Viking
Went in early Monday AM at lower dam. Water very...

Went in early Monday AM at lower dam. Water very low.

Water at correct levels above upper dam.

Wednesday wind very strong - stayed in camp and played backgammon.

Departed Thursday mid...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-23-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,486
Posted By Viking
Lows

Good morning everyone,


Curious if anyone has intel on people pressure back towards Grass Pond.

With the black fly season in full swing I wouldn't think there would be too much pressure but...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 05-20-2021, 10:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,553
Posted By Viking
Since you are heading out shortly and time is in...

Since you are heading out shortly and time is in short supply I would recommend watching some youtube videos.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-17-2021, 05:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,274
Posted By Viking
Thank you DSettahr, for looking. I know...

Thank you DSettahr, for looking.

I know these exist. I'll track them down eventually!
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-15-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,274
Posted By Viking
Help For Oars

Ok, the first step is admitting you have a problem.

For the life of me I cannot find source for a method to hold my oars. It is a plastic piece that clamps on the gunnels near the transom that...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-01-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,617
Posted By Viking
One thing to keep in mind is that, generally...

One thing to keep in mind is that, generally speaking, large pike and small pike hang out in different areas. "Hammer Handles" - small guys in that 18" range are plentiful and are aggressive. You...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 02-08-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,385
Posted By Viking
I agree with Dave about Hunter's - a special...

I agree with Dave about Hunter's - a special feeling there.

Many of my 46 were done at nite, by this I mean leave at 11:00 pm to see the sunrise from the summit. The moonlight always added a...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 10-28-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,788
Posted By Viking
The theft thing is still bothering me, more than...

The theft thing is still bothering me, more than I thought it would. I'm wondering if I am alone in my sadness/anger/amazement state.

I headed out on a 4 nite solo last month. Before I leave...
Forum: ADK Forum Classifieds 09-23-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,186
Posted By Viking
Kelty Thunberhead 4 person tent

Hi folks,

After any years of service the Thunderhead has given up the ghost. Or should I say the octopus - that black piece of plastic the 6 poles insert into at the peak of the tent.

I ended...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-22-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,876
Posted By Viking
Pulled into the dam for Lows about 4:00 am Sat. ...

Pulled into the dam for Lows about 4:00 am Sat. The 3/4 mile road had about 4,000 cars and the road before the turn had cars everywhere as well.

Decided to bag this plan and drive over to Round...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-14-2020, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,876
Posted By Viking
Outdoor Enthusiasts

Good morning,

Doing some planning - how were the crowds at Little Tupper and Low's over the weekend?

Thank you.
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