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Forum: Other Places Today, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By hikingandwildex
I've been thinking the same thing recently. Same...

I've been thinking the same thing recently. Same with blue herons and red-tailed hawks which are far more common today vs. when I was growing up.

The only birds that I get tired of are Canadian...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion Today, 12:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 941
Posted By hikingandwildex
Some of the highest peaks outside of the High...

Some of the highest peaks outside of the High Peaks region (Pillsbury, Snowy and Blue - not sure about Wakely) have been very buggy at the summits this past week, according to the latest AllTrails...
Forum: Other Places Today, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By hikingandwildex
That's a noticeable change here in WNY as well:...

That's a noticeable change here in WNY as well: The water being cleaner and clearer than it was generations ago. While de-industrialization of the Rust Belt was a massive economic blow to the region,...
Forum: Other Places Today, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By hikingandwildex
Bald Eagles in Western New York

I think it's safe to say that bald eagles have made a successful comeback in Western New York. Just 5-10 years ago, spotting one in nature was such a rare event that it was a bucket list item for me,...
Forum: Other Places 05-31-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,285
Posted By hikingandwildex
This morning, I did a really short stretch of the...

This morning, I did a really short stretch of the Finger Lakes Trail around Almond Dam, just west of Hornell. It was only a brief morning hike because I had a Memorial Day cookout to attend this...
Forum: Other Places 05-13-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,779
Posted By hikingandwildex
I hiked the northern part of the North Fork...

I hiked the northern part of the North Fork Mountain Trail from Smoke Hole Road to the Redman Trail junction, with detours to Chimney Top...
Forum: Other Places 04-24-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 347
Posted By hikingandwildex
Zoar Valley - Western New York

Zoar Valley, a 3,000+ acre natural wonderland on the border of Erie & Cattaraugus Counties, features one of Western New York's most spectacular gorges. While not quite as popular as the Niagara Gorge...
Forum: Other Places 03-23-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By hikingandwildex
That was also my impression when I wandered...

That was also my impression when I wandered around the Beaver Run Pond area last October. Way less crowded than Dolly Sods, too.

That was easily one of my favorite outings last year --...
Forum: Other Places 03-12-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,779
Posted By hikingandwildex
For those who have done a fair amount of hiking...

For those who have done a fair amount of hiking in Pennsylvania, what would you say are some of the toughest hikes in that state? So far, I've only come across a few that gave me a decent workout:
...
Forum: Other Places 03-12-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,081
Posted By hikingandwildex
You all certainly picked a great time of year to...

You all certainly picked a great time of year to visit ANF. Looks like everyone had a lot of fun out there.

Did you have a chance to add on any short hikes with views while you were out that way?...
Forum: Other Places 02-26-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,116
Posted By hikingandwildex
Went back up to Iroquois N.W.R. this afternoon...

Went back up to Iroquois N.W.R. this afternoon since today will be the only nice day of the weekend. After unsuccessfully trying to locate "Refuge Benchmark" (the refuge highpoint) in the deep snow...
Forum: Trip Reports 01-31-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,469
Posted By hikingandwildex
Outstanding trip report and photos! Thanks for...

Outstanding trip report and photos! Thanks for sharing and for putting so much effort into your post.

Out of curiosity, I looked at different online maps of the Bug Lake / Eagle's Nest area....
Forum: Other Places 01-25-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,285
Posted By hikingandwildex
I recently hiked the northern end of the 50+ mile...

I recently hiked the northern end of the 50+ mile Bristol Hills Trail (https://www.cnyhiking.com/BristolHillsTrail.htm), a branch of the Finger Lakes Trail system.

Starting from Camp Cutler, a...
Forum: Trip Reports 01-12-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,442
Posted By hikingandwildex
Well, at least you probably can say that you...

Well, at least you probably can say that you never walked around in circles for over a half-hour in search of the Van Hoevenberg Trail from the Loj parking lot! I'll never live that one down! :Peek:...
Forum: Other Places 01-09-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,442
Posted By hikingandwildex
Had a really enjoyable day in Allegany State Park...

Had a really enjoyable day in Allegany State Park and Allegheny National Forest today. The conditions were amazing for this time of year, with the sun shining bright, temps ranging from 15-30F, and...
Forum: Other Places 12-29-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By hikingandwildex
Minister Creek's North Loop also joins the NCT...

Minister Creek's North Loop also joins the NCT...
Forum: Other Places 12-29-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By hikingandwildex
This was one of my favorite hikes of 2020. I did...

This was one of my favorite hikes of 2020. I did all three loops (North, South, Middle) as the leaves were changing. The main overlook...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-08-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,925
Posted By hikingandwildex
One of the first things I noticed on the ADK map...

One of the first things I noticed on the ADK map that I ordered last month was that the boundary between the Central High Peaks Zone and Outer High Peaks Zone (that will have updated regulations...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-04-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,727
Posted By hikingandwildex
I'll keep the Vasques brand in mind when I start...

I'll keep the Vasques brand in mind when I start shopping around for hiking footwear next year. Is there any specific model that you'd recommend?



Having another tool in my navigational...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-27-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,925
Posted By hikingandwildex
I'll second the "High Peaks Adirondack Trail Map"...

I'll second the "High Peaks Adirondack Trail Map" suggested above. Got mine in the mail last week and it's extremely detailed. Here...
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