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    Is the Doublehead Cabin open in Winter? Thinking...

    Is the Doublehead Cabin open in Winter? Thinking the view from there might be nice.

    My choice would be not to do Cabot, period. If I was looking for something to do there, I'd stop at the Horn &...
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    and the Catskills and Taconics. As we saw with...

    and the Catskills and Taconics. As we saw with Irene and Sandy, the Greens are pretty steep and water flows too quickly when it comes down in buckets
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    My personal preference on the Wildcats is to park...

    My personal preference on the Wildcats is to park at my ending point, either the Ski area or at PNVC and ride my bike down to 19 Mile. All the approaches have issues. If going up from Pinkham it's...
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    Me too Capt, in this heat, I'm usually sweating...

    Me too Capt, in this heat, I'm usually sweating and I can still see the car. Don't need to wear too many layers in the other seasons either.
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    Someone just posted a recent trip report on the...

    Someone just posted a recent trip report on the Dry River and they did not have any problems. As others said, rain will be the main issue. They should be relatively quick ups and downs as the...
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    My prayers for his family. With gyms closed and...

    My prayers for his family. With gyms closed and people inside for a couple of months or more and the heat wave, let's all be extra careful outside.
  7. Glad that he will recover, the snow arch is a...

    Glad that he will recover, the snow arch is a near annual event. Went out for a short local hiker in CT this morning and was glad to walk in a green tunnel, the open spots were places to avoid. No...
  8. On a related note, are their old school rangers...

    On a related note, are their old school rangers looking for people? In driving the same place in the last two weeks with my son who is just learning, he had forgotten the turns we made to get to a...
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    As a hint, in a few places, you may be able to...

    As a hint, in a few places, you may be able to park your car and ride a bike to a starting point. On the edges of the WMNF where the terrain is a bit flatter, or if planned correctly, park you car...
  10. A friends son is going to college this year in...

    A friends son is going to college this year in hopes of becoming a ranger. He's loved the outdoors for years and is an Eagle Scout. He's watched the Northwoods shows for a few years since they...
  11. I meant more covered when they actually happen in...

    I meant more covered when they actually happen in the media. The newspapers cover them, locals who get the paper comment about them, we cover it, I suspect when a rescue happens it is covered in the...
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    Considering the $20.00 had been up before for a...

    Considering the $20.00 had been up before for a possible facelift, I'm surprised the Harriet Tubman bill hasn't been mentioned
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    Mount do I really have do this. (Dismal...

    Mount do I really have do this. (Dismal Wilderness is already taken)

    Or Mt. Are we there yet?

    Mt. 96 Tears. Since the actual summit seems questionable, naming the peak after the biggest hit...
  14. North Woods law did do a couple of rescues, One...

    North Woods law did do a couple of rescues, One was on Garfield I believe, I forgot where the other was, may have been Lakes Region. When I saw the episode, I forgot about the event and had to look...
  15. Thank you Andrew for the second hand story from...

    Thank you Andrew for the second hand story from the ranger.

    In years past AMC Croo have been a big aid in looking for lost hikers and assisting rescue work. As we know, not everyone needing a...
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    Who would rename mountains in the National...

    Who would rename mountains in the National Forest? The State or The Feds? Washington is a State Park.

    To stay consistent, rename them all, Eisenhower, after his wife, (was her nickname a bit...
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    To stir the pot, with the increase in hiking as...

    To stir the pot, with the increase in hiking as of late, if people keep being outside, if it's ever safe to lodge in close quarters again, I'd expect to see them try again.
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    Did they build the hut in Crawford Notch State...

    Did they build the hut in Crawford Notch State Park? (or just outside? ) It's on a section of AT I've done once and for a view junkie/peakbagger, it has little attraction for me. I did get some...
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    It is his property and while I think BHSF has the...

    It is his property and while I think BHSF has the basis of the facts right, at the end of the day it's his property.

    I wouldn't really say it's anyone's fault, maybe the USFS, however, if he was...
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    In Eastern CT the turnaround time is five, no...

    In Eastern CT the turnaround time is five, no three days. Came back negative and considering we've been inside for almost four months now, it's highly likely none of our household has it.
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    I missed it the first time. Just got done...

    I missed it the first time. Just got done looking at the Zugspitze, Yosemite, Whitney, Sedona and Mt. Washington cams for the past 24 hours. Looks really neat and zooms in very well on topo maps.
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    I still have a binder of printed out reports from...

    I still have a binder of printed out reports from Summitpost for several dozen walk ups in the Sierra that sounded interesting, in the Lassen area and as far north in the Cascades as the Three...
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    Four to six days, daughter went to Eastern CT...

    Four to six days, daughter went to Eastern CT drive thru today. We are thinking of family get tested before we talk my mother-in-law out of nursing home for a week at NJ shore. private beach and we...
  24. My daughter went today and in Windham at the...

    My daughter went today and in Windham at the drive thru they are saying seven days although they said four to six days more likely.
  25. Two signs that used to be on 95" "Maine, the way...

    Two signs that used to be on 95" "Maine, the way life is supposed to be" and "If you lived in Maine, you would be home by now"
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