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Forum: Other Places Yesterday, 07:40 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
For those living in Western New York, the No...

For those living in Western New York, the No Trespassing signs at Cascades of Attica are gone. Either the property owner took them down or some punk did. In either case, I used this as an opportunity...
Forum: Trip Reports Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By hikingandwildex
I guess some people are just hard to please lol....

I guess some people are just hard to please lol. I'm the opposite. Where I live, there's a scarcity of decent mountaintop or hilltop vistas, so even a partial clearing is appreciated. Snowy's views...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-23-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By hikingandwildex
I lied. I said that I was going to wait until...

I lied. I said that I was going to wait until tomorrow to post my OK Slip Falls trip report. Characteristically, I didn't stick to my original plans and decided to write up the report early so that I...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-23-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By hikingandwildex
Same! Can't really complain about the weather...

Same! Can't really complain about the weather conditions and visibility on Snowy. Wish I could say the same about the Catskills hikes I did the day before. The weather forecast said 50 degrees and...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-23-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By hikingandwildex
I'd like to believe that was the first bit of...

I'd like to believe that was the first bit of snow that Snowy received this season. Can't say for certain. Either way, it certainly enhanced the views up there. A lot of people report disappointing...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-23-2021, 05:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By hikingandwildex
Snowy Mountain & OK Slip Falls

Earlier this week, I squeezed in an unplanned day in the Adirondacks after seeing everything that I wanted to see in the Catskills a day ahead of schedule. My destinations, Snowy Mountain and OK Slip...
Forum: Other Places 10-20-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
Some recent waterfall photos from the eastern...

Some recent waterfall photos from the eastern side of New York State with information at the bottom. I'll post a trip report for OK Slip Falls in the main Trip Reports forum over the weekend when I'm...
Forum: Other Places 10-13-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,289
Posted By hikingandwildex
Vaccinated Canadians will be able to cross into...

Vaccinated Canadians will be able to cross into the U.S. via land starting next month:
...
Forum: Other Places 09-30-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By hikingandwildex
Hey DS, I was hoping that you'd post in this...

Hey DS, I was hoping that you'd post in this thread because I wanted to ask you about something. CNY Hiking's guide (https://www.cnyhiking.com/LetchworthTrail.htm) mentions two overlooks in the...
Forum: Other Places 09-29-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By hikingandwildex
Letchworth State Park

https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-H-NxsNGpT3U/W9-T_qMEb5I/AAAAAAAAQK8/KNuZv8QaswI-kNFr0gvZ_VfPwZuvm2prQCKgBGAs/s640/LetchworthOverviewSpot.JPG
Letchworth State Park, Archery Field Overlook, Fall 2018
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Forum: Other Places 09-15-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,787
Posted By hikingandwildex
For anyone that's interested, a virtual public...

For anyone that's interested, a virtual public meeting will be held this evening regarding proposed restrictions at Zoar Valley M.U.A. You must register to attend the meeting. You can register here...
Forum: Other Places 09-12-2021, 11:43 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
Alright, back to waterfalls... The second...

Alright, back to waterfalls...

The second time was a charm for Keshequa Creek Falls in Sonyea State Forest, east of Letchworth State Park. Back in February, my Garmin GPS routed me through a state...
Forum: Other Places 09-08-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,419
Posted By hikingandwildex
That makes sense. Probably the reason those...

That makes sense. Probably the reason those ADK-style signs don't have as much sentimental meaning to me is because I only started hiking in the ADKs five years ago. Before 2016, I just went there...
Forum: Other Places 09-08-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,419
Posted By hikingandwildex
The signs in ASP/ANF certainly aren't as flashy...

The signs in ASP/ANF certainly aren't as flashy as some of the other ones...
Forum: Other Places 09-07-2021, 10:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,419
Posted By hikingandwildex
Glad you enjoyed it. I always like re-visiting...

Glad you enjoyed it. I always like re-visiting places like these in different seasons because it feels like I'm exploring a whole new world with only the trail markers and signs providing hints of...
Forum: Other Places 09-06-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,419
Posted By hikingandwildex
I thought this was interesting... Someone on...

I thought this was interesting...

Someone on a regional Facebook hiking group just posted a photo of the fire tower from the exact same location as my photo -- coincidentally.

What a...
Forum: Other Places 09-06-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,419
Posted By hikingandwildex
First ASP trip report in what seems like...

First ASP trip report in what seems like forever...

Did some rainy-weather hiking in Allegany State Park & Allegheny National Forest yesterday. Hiked a little under 15 miles on the North County...
Forum: Other Places 08-22-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
Interesting. That tower really traveled a long...

Interesting. That tower really traveled a long ways to its new home!

Speaking of fire tower relocations, I've always thought that the perfect place for a lookout tower would be on top of Bare...
Forum: Other Places 08-22-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
I was checking out that Ellicottville fire tower...

I was checking out that Ellicottville fire tower on CalTopo's hybrid satellite/topo map and noticed it's on an east-facing slope. Might check it out after the leaves come off the trees, around...
Forum: Other Places 08-21-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,838
Posted By hikingandwildex
Lol... The summit area of Morris looks like it...

Lol... The summit area of Morris looks like it would be interesting to explore, judging by the overhead views.

https://i.imgur.com/DBfOwfd.png

Quite a contrast between the modern-looking...
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