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Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-06-2021, 07:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,246
Posted By stripperguy
Haha, any destination is possible, only a...

Haha, any destination is possible, only a question of how much suffering/enjoyment.
Let us know how it goes
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-24-2021, 10:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,008
Posted By stripperguy
Deer Pond and Fifth Lake are not accessible by...

Deer Pond and Fifth Lake are not accessible by vehicle...there was (is?) some planned access to Fifth for disabled folks on a limited basis. Not sure if this has been implemented yet.
I've only...
Forum: Trip Reports 03-24-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,006
Posted By stripperguy
Did you view my linked TR? The paddle up the...

Did you view my linked TR? The paddle up the Brook is a fun little trip, informal paths around rapids on the south side of the Brook.
I also have other TRís for Wolf Pond with full pics and...
Forum: Photography 03-24-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By stripperguy
Wow!! I had shot with not one but two of those...

Wow!! I had shot with not one but two of those MX's...a much under rated body, before I switched to a Nikon FM2 (strictly for the better glass)

I too have been looking mirrorless, to lighten the...
Forum: Trip Reports 03-23-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,006
Posted By stripperguy
Tick, Thanks for posting, and for the beautiful...

Tick,
Thanks for posting, and for the beautiful photos...
I haven't been to Wolf since 2012 (I think), before there was a trail and lean to.
My buddy and I tried to squeak in a late season paddle...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-13-2021, 01:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,238
Posted By stripperguy
Here's how my late buddy hickoryskier did it...I...

Here's how my late buddy hickoryskier did it...I don't recommend this method.
...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-04-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,560
Posted By stripperguy
I've lived in Colonie for 38 years, not...

I've lived in Colonie for 38 years, not intentionally, it just sort of happened.
I'm 5 minutes from nearly anything I need quickly, and I am surrounded by the Pine Bush.
We have fox, coyotes, deer,...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-03-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,246
Posted By stripperguy
Bruce, Thanks for the info...sounds better than...

Bruce,
Thanks for the info...sounds better than I hoped for.
MDB and I paddled near the rookery on Round Lake (Malta) before the eagles drove them out. It was really active and loud!
I would be...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-02-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,246
Posted By stripperguy
I guess Iíll have to get my boots dirty this...

I guess Iíll have to get my boots dirty this spring...
D, agreed seasonal max and mins are always at play, as well as those industrious beavers.
Justin and tick, those views looks similar, no...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-01-2021, 10:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,246
Posted By stripperguy
Big Pond and it's outflow

Anyone been to Big Pond (near Hoffman Notch) recently, in the warmer months? Or even in the hard water season?
Specifically, anyone had eyes on the outflow of Big Pond? The topo maps show it as a...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-20-2021, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 460
Posted By stripperguy
Oak Mt

Went to Oak Mt on Friday, it's still the same family friendly place that it's always been. Even though Oak was hit with the same rain earlier in the week that everyone was blessed with, there was...
Forum: Trip Reports 02-18-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,941
Posted By stripperguy
D, Nice, thorough TR, love the pics. There’s...

D,
Nice, thorough TR, love the pics.
There’s also a take out directly from Harrington Pond to the tracks but in lower water conditions it might not be the best.
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-17-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By stripperguy
I just reread your OP...wow, was I off track. I...

I just reread your OP...wow, was I off track.
I was thinking you were referring to BC downhill skiing, or alpine touring.
I now realize you're talking about BC cross country skiing, duh!!
Please...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 02-17-2021, 10:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,889
Posted By stripperguy
Daughter was wilderness canoe tripping with MDB...

Daughter was wilderness canoe tripping with MDB and I when she was 18 months old.
Son was with us at Lake Lila when he was 6 months old. We typically did easy trips until each was 5 or 6 years old,...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-16-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,878
Posted By stripperguy
Too bad about today’s weather Everyone got rain...

Too bad about today’s weather
Everyone got rain so there will be a breakable (barely) crust until there’s more powder or until everything corns up
Brawnyman and I spent a full day breaking the...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-16-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By stripperguy
I started my daughter on 80 cm skis when she was...

I started my daughter on 80 cm skis when she was 4 years old
My son started on the same skis at age 3.
Both eventually switched to snow boards around the age of 14.
Donít waste time with toy...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-07-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 21,475
Posted By stripperguy
Skied Royal with MDB, daughter, SIL, and all...

Skied Royal with MDB, daughter, SIL, and all three grandkids. This was my first family skiing in nearly a decade, I really enjoy teaching the little ones and seeing them enjoy and improve....
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-07-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,878
Posted By stripperguy
Skied Taconics again on Feb 4th...stale 12"...

Skied Taconics again on Feb 4th...stale 12" powder, insane base, tree lines were best.
Saw one other dude.
With more snow in the forecast and continued cold weather, if ever any of you are planning...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 02-04-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 935
Posted By stripperguy
In the years when my gang does a spring canoe...

In the years when my gang does a spring canoe trip, we generally go around the 1st of May. Occasionally, there might be a few black flies out then, if it's warm and calm. Another week or two, and we...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-04-2021, 09:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,095
Posted By stripperguy
I was back country skiing today and thought of...

I was back country skiing today and thought of this thread.
Skiing is like the ultimate LNT activity.
Once I'm gone, all that remains are(is?) my tracks, and even they disappear with the snowpack!...
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