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    The proverbial cat is out of the bag on that view...

    The proverbial cat is out of the bag on that view given current technology. Unfortunately GPS tech is not that precise to define an exact path so it leads to a band of damage. If I remember correctly...
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    BTW, anyone involved in formal S&R for a person...

    BTW, anyone involved in formal S&R for a person is covered by NH workmens compensation if they are injured on the rescue. That is not extended to pet rescues. A high profile member of S&R in the...
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    This article popped up....

    This article popped up. https://www.nrcm.org/news/wolfden-ceo-outrageous-claims-investor-videos-mining-maine/
    Wolfden is early stage developer, if they pull it off, they turn around and sell a...
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    Dog Rescue on Mt Washington

    https://bangordailynews.com/2021/06/13/news/new-england/hikers-rescue-rottweiler-after-he-got-stuck-on-mount-washington/
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    Guy and Laura Waterman were adopters of the...

    Guy and Laura Waterman were adopters of the Franconia Ridge Trail for many years and it was apparently far worse than it is today with respect to overuse. They would spend hours sitting off to the...
  6. I think Miehoffs suggestion is the size I am...

    I think Miehoffs suggestion is the size I am looking for. All I need is something about the size of matchbook to keep the saw kerf open.
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    Current use status means the property is taxed at...

    Current use status means the property is taxed at a lower rate based on its "current use" not its potential value. In this case I would speculate its taxed as unmanaged forest land, versus as a house...
  8. My guess is the green wood has more "set" on the...

    My guess is the green wood has more "set" on the teeth. The trade off is more set means a wider kerf and slower cut.

    I guess I need to check out home depot and lowes for wedges next time I am in...
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    Bowman Base Camp is for sale

    https://www.remax.com/nh/randolph/home-details/937-us-route-2-randolph-nh-03593/5175543771580600313/M00000445/4865476

    Here is your chance to relive the hazy days of the past. Its been vacant and...
  10. The Boreal looks like a slick rig, I am surprised...

    The Boreal looks like a slick rig, I am surprised it did not pop up when I was shopping last year. Then again it could turn out to be like the Gerber with a blade not well suited for cutting....
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    https://newenglandtrailconditions.com/nh/viewrepor...

    https://newenglandtrailconditions.com/nh/viewreport.php?entryid=55006

    Closed as of June 6th per the report.

    BTW, PinkhamB/Dolly Copp had road closed signs on both ends last week but it was...
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    Reminder Bike Week starts this weekend

    Bike Week in the lakes region is in full operation this year with some Covid modifications. Most indications are it will be a big one. Various towns in the region are now setting up events to bring...
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    When I was actively section hiking the AT, I...

    When I was actively section hiking the AT, I started out with a big pack and soon moved to smaller pack that barely carried my stuff initially and then got decidedly less full on later trips. I...
  14. Folded length end to end is 23.5 inches , blade...

    Folded length end to end is 23.5 inches , blade length (pivot to pivot is 20"), effective tooth length 18"

    Here is Link to their website...
  15. Trail Maintenance Saw Review - New Contender

    I carry a folding hand saw pretty well on every hike for cutting blowdowns that I encounter on the trail. If they are an easy step over or step under I usually leave them but if they are at mid level...
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    The ultralight folks at Whiteblaze debate this...

    The ultralight folks at Whiteblaze debate this endlessly. Here is one of many threads https://whiteblaze.net/forum/showthread.php/129312-Base-Weight?highlight=baseweight. They spend a lot of money to...
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    Millinocket Green Data Center

    Not sure how legit this proposal is but some good potential news for Millinocket if it pans out. I am unsure how many employees one of these centers employ but anything that brings jobs into the area...
  18. Sunday River Brewing under new ownership

    https://www.sunjournal.com/2021/06/02/bethels-sunday-river-brewing-co-reopening-new-owner-on-deck/

    Sunday River Brewing had unfortunately become a political cause celebre for resistance against...
  19. We were all newbys at one point. ;)

    We were all newbys at one point. ;)
  20. Note, those amenities may be located elsewhere...

    Note, those amenities may be located elsewhere remotely from the actual parking lot. That method has been used along the Kanc. at least at one lot. Not sure if they are still enforcing it.
  21. Its nice of them to post a trail report but I get...

    Its nice of them to post a trail report but I get the impression the reporter is a newby. Nice to report on trash but even better to pick it up. Last thing I knew dogs were legal on hiking trails.
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    Calling out the Coast Guard to Tucks

    An unusual headline from the Conway Paper

    https://www.conwaydailysun.com/news/local/coast-guard-called-to-tuckerman-ravine/article_72c7485a-c2eb-11eb-bc3a-87628d1a408c.html
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    Two years ago BPB was very easy to find heading...

    Two years ago BPB was very easy to find heading out of the Pemi where it diverges off Lincoln Brook trail at the crossing, but not as easy leaving the pond while heading in, there were several false...
  24. Some more Gorham updates The owner of Libby's...

    Some more Gorham updates

    The owner of Libby's was trying to setup some short term rentals over their business. The Randolph crowd that tends to pay the bills at Libbys/Salt/Atlas are heading back...
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    WMNF Sign Thief

    "Dwayne has a thing for signs"

    https://www.seacoastonline.com/story/news/crime/2021/05/27/strealing-signs-white-mountain-national-forest-new-hampshire-dwayne-grim/7463208002/

    By the looks of...
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