Adirondack Forum  
Rules Membership Donations and Online Store Adkhighpeaks Foundation ADKhighpeaks Forums ADKhighpeaks Wiki Disclaimer

Go Back   Adirondack Forum > Search Forums
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 20 of 29
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: craigmcg
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-23-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,886
Posted By craigmcg
Allen from the east / Boreas

I have explored the area to the east of Allen Mountain, and come with in about 2 miles of the summit. I've never attempted an ascent however. Anyone tried it yet?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-11-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
Cuomo announcement here: ...

Cuomo announcement here:

https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-announces-completion-largest-addition-adirondack-forest-preserve-more-century

Next step is APA's. We will probably see...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-22-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
So no Earth Day announcement by the Governor. ...

So no Earth Day announcement by the Governor. Good thing I'm not a political pundit!
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-22-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,488
Posted By craigmcg
The gate was closed on 4/18 when I checked. It...

The gate was closed on 4/18 when I checked. It is about 100 yards from Blue Ridge Road.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-14-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
You heard it here (adkforum) first. Now you can...

You heard it here (adkforum) first. Now you can read it again here: http://www.adirondackalmanack.com/2016/04/59863.html
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-12-2016, 07:31 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
Earth Day is 4/22 - believe that the state has...

Earth Day is 4/22 - believe that the state has used this occaision as an announcement platform in the past.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-31-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
Here's an update: “DEC remains committed to...

Here's an update:

“DEC remains committed to the purchase of the Boreas Ponds and is in the final stages of the acquisition,” said Lori Severino, a spokeswoman for the agency.
...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-31-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
I guess we will hear today... I'm not sure if...

I guess we will hear today... I'm not sure if there is a way they close the deal today, but save the announcement for next month on "Earth Day?"
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-24-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 60,861
Posted By craigmcg
Boreas Ponds Acquisition timing

To those who may be in the know about the purchase: it has been stated in multiple articles that the state is expected to complete the purchase before April 1 this year (2016).

That's about 1 week...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-23-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,479
Posted By craigmcg
I just talked with a guy from DEC and he said...

I just talked with a guy from DEC and he said that they didn't quite get the results they were hoping for yet and they were actually planning a second "dose" this month, but weather conditions didn't...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-23-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,479
Posted By craigmcg
Lyon Pond liming and stocking results?

I saw that the DEC limed Lyon Pond (north of Stillwater) a few years back and then stocked it with brook trout the following year. Does anyone have a pointer to any data on how that project worked...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-20-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,214
Posted By craigmcg
I have some unexplored parts of this area on my...

I have some unexplored parts of this area on my to-do list... I am very familiar with the derecho damage. Knew a guy who did a stillwater - robinson river and out the oswegatchie trip many years...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-18-2016, 04:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,214
Posted By craigmcg
No particular hike at this point. I spend much...

No particular hike at this point. I spend much of my time in the Potsdam / South Colton area and I'm always looking for new places to explore around there. A particular favorite is the Five Ponds...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-17-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,214
Posted By craigmcg
Updates to northwest area guidebooks?

It appears that both the "Discover" and Adk series guidebooks covering this area are out-of-print. Any idea when these two books might be updated? I realize from another thread that the "Northern...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-16-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,469
Posted By craigmcg
Sorry, I didn't ask my question the right way. I...

Sorry, I didn't ask my question the right way. I guess I should have been asking when the West-Central guidebook would be updated, since the area in question for me was in the Northern book...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 03-08-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,765
Posted By craigmcg
I marked the trails there many years ago for my...

I marked the trails there many years ago for my Eagle scout project when it was still a boy scout camp. Went back there a couple summers ago to see what the state had done.

You can drive to...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-08-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,469
Posted By craigmcg
Anybody have an update on the Northern ADK...

Anybody have an update on the Northern ADK Guidebook?
Forum: Trip Reports 03-04-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 588
Posted By craigmcg
Leary Trail (Five Ponds Wilderness Area) in Winter

My friend and I skied the the Leary Trail on March 2nd, 2014. There was about 4-6" of new snow on a 6-10" consolidated based. Ideal conditions for this adventure.

We saw no signs of previous use...
Forum: Trip Reports 01-03-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,670
Posted By craigmcg
FYI - the link to more photos is now broken.

FYI - the link to more photos is now broken.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 10-01-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,012
Posted By craigmcg
Anybody go in today to check it out?

Anybody go in today to check it out?
Showing results 1 to 20 of 29

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:30 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

DISCLAIMER: Use of these forums, and information found herein, is at your own risk. Use of this site by members and non-members alike is only granted by the adkhighpeak.com administration provided the terms and conditions found in the FULL DISCLAIMER have been read. Continued use of this site implies that you have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions of this site. Any questions can be directed to the Administrator of this site.