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  1. The wayback machine (web.archive.org) first...

    The wayback machine (web.archive.org) first crawled viewsfromthetop.com on November 30, 2001. The result that comes back mentions a previous site hosted at Lexicomm and has Darren's copyright as...
  2. Thanks, Tom :) ...

    Thanks, Tom :)

    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=6916&d=1666282149

    2006-09-09

    Tim
  3. Important VFTT Announcement -- PLEASE READ --

    Dear VFTT.org Members,

    It is time for me to move on, and thus I am in the process of transferring ownership, maintenance, and administration to a third party. It has been my pleasure to serve as...
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    Keep in mind that we are on shared infrastructure...

    Keep in mind that we are on shared infrastructure these days, with traffic being under 10% of the peak. There will be times where that infrastructure is being used heavily by our "roommates".
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    I have to repeat this almost every time the...

    I have to repeat this almost every time the subject comes up. Remember that...

    Negligence when hiking is covered for costs incurred if a rescue is needed providing the rescued party has a...
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    I have taken Gryffin (a golden retriever) on...

    I have taken Gryffin (a golden retriever) on bushwhacks and he has exactly retraced our steps out using only his nose. Even if we find a herd path that might a better exit, he still insists on...
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    I suspect the fundamental differences stem from...

    I suspect the fundamental differences stem from National Forest (Department of Agriculture) and National Park (Department of Interior) designations and their corresponding management policies.

    Tim
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    Unless it's Tuesday and dark. Tim

    Unless it's Tuesday and dark.

    Tim
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v77SF4TFUoM Tim

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v77SF4TFUoM

    Tim
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    Via Black Pond, up the slide, down the skidder...

    Via Black Pond, up the slide, down the skidder at 16.8 miles.
    Via Franconia Brook Trail and the slide both ways at 18.8 miles.

    The documented Black Pond route says that it saves about a mile each...
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    He's great, thanks. He turned 9 in February. ...

    He's great, thanks. He turned 9 in February. Not as spry as 4 or 5 years ago but still getting around just fine.

    Tim
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    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachm...

    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=6875&d=1659143380

    It's this obvious, with clipped saplings, from end to end.



    Really? From where and against what RSA? It's not...
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    I have been using these for years and they make a...

    I have been using these for years and they make a big difference. Drivers give me a lot more space and time with them than they did without. The daytime random flash is key, IMO, because it sticks...
  14. Osceola (both), Passaconaway, Tom, North...

    Osceola (both), Passaconaway, Tom, North Tripyramid, Wildcat A, Galehead, Cabot, Willey, North Twin, South Carter all come to mind :) (all have summits that are "slightly" off the trail.)

    Tim
  15. https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachm...

    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=6846&d=1656894314

    July 3, 2022

    Tim
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    To be fair, there are 49 other states plus...

    To be fair, there are 49 other states plus various US territories, any of which can supply people of differing viewpoints.

    Tim
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    So are people from other political persuasions...

    So are people from other political persuasions who come here and vote to spend money on things others don't want or need. Or to change the historical red to purple (if not blue.)

    Just sayin' (if...
  18. Well, below 0 you have to hike backwards ;) ...

    Well, below 0 you have to hike backwards ;)


    Note that I said "one should start to question one's plans and abilities"... It's just a guide. It's worked pretty well for me, and very well for...
  19. My rule of thumb is "any time the wind speed is...

    My rule of thumb is "any time the wind speed is greater than the temperature one should start to question one's plans and abilities".

    Tim
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLYldkdgHHI&ab_cha...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLYldkdgHHI&ab_channel=MountWashingtonObservatory

    Live Streaming :)
    Tim
  21. I added the graphic warning based upon a private...

    I added the graphic warning based upon a private message request.

    Tim
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    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachm...

    https://www.vftt.org/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=6839&d=1654701239

    Here is a traverse with the gradient (profile) visible.

    HTH,
    Tim
  23. The Horn, on Mount Cabot, would qualify. Tim

    The Horn, on Mount Cabot, would qualify.

    Tim
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    Rocky Branch is longer and wetter, but with...

    Rocky Branch is longer and wetter, but with overall less elevation and is far less steep on average.

    https://bmhatfield.github.io/white-mountains/mount-isolation.html

    Tim
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    I've only ever done it via Slippery Brook myself...

    I've only ever done it via Slippery Brook myself - that way you can get Eastman for relatively cheap at the same time. Not sure how "bad" the ledges would be for a dog either but no need to find out...
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