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  1. I wonder why they opted to do this work during...

    I wonder why they opted to do this work during the driest time of the year? This would have been a great project for May.
  2. Snakebite kit is apparently a multi-use item.

    Snakebite kit is apparently a multi-use item.
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    Yeah, it's an overall management strategy. If you...

    Yeah, it's an overall management strategy. If you want that changed, you need to change the people in charge. The 'lack of funding' argument can be used to justify just about anything - and the lack...
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    I have heard of people setting up tents in...

    I have heard of people setting up tents in shelters. Seems pretty oblivious at best. It's a fairly accessible shelter, so it probably attracts more of a certain kind of person (lower wilderness...
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    For what it's worth the Forest Service did do a...

    For what it's worth the Forest Service did do a great job fixing up the shelter of Mountain Pond.
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    So, bring some poles and some rock skis? :)

    So, bring some poles and some rock skis? :)
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    So if I understand this correctly we shouldn't...

    So if I understand this correctly we shouldn't have volunteers handing out headlamps at the trailhead because the AMC's lowest-ranking employees might not declare their menial tips on their taxes.?...
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    And let's be realistic - these people make so...

    And let's be realistic - these people make so little that it would probably be taxed at 0% anyway.
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    Yeah, my understanding is that AMC adopts a lot...

    Yeah, my understanding is that AMC adopts a lot of the trails around their sites, but a lot of the work performed is by volunteers - just like the SAR work. I believe that the AMC crew is charged...
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    Haha, I suspected it was a story from the days of...

    Haha, I suspected it was a story from the days of yore. Maybe bartering would work? Take of of their shoes. :)
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    Always exchange contact information. Nowadays...

    Always exchange contact information. Nowadays it's really easy with cell phones.
  12. Hmm, I haven't been through since Spring 2016....

    Hmm, I haven't been through since Spring 2016. There was a ton of blowdown on the Davis Path from Iso West heading towards Isolation, but I didn't re call much damage on the upper portion of Iso...
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    That area is really neat! I'm guessing you came...

    That area is really neat! I'm guessing you came up Laughing Lion?

    If you come back for East, I'd suggest coming in from the Burnt Mill Brook trail (from Wild River). It's a really pretty trail...
  14. Exactly - you can't be mad at traffic, since by...

    Exactly - you can't be mad at traffic, since by definition, you're part of the problem. :)

    You're desire to find an easy camping spot near a popular destination is at odds with your desire for...
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    Took* Do you think that the trend is (and will...

    Took*

    Do you think that the trend is (and will continue to be) linear, or that it will accelerate?

    https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/sealevel.html
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    Maybe it is tied to sea level

    Maybe it is tied to sea level
  17. Thread: Why hike?

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    Why hike?

    I often invite people hiking and I generally find that half of people will say they are interested, and about half of those will actually come. For many people, the driving is too much (4+ hours RT),...
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    In general out in CO, the Liftopia deals for Vail...

    In general out in CO, the Liftopia deals for Vail properties were terrible. They reaaaally want you to buy the season pass.
  19. So will the train platform be higher than the...

    So will the train platform be higher than the actual summit? :)
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    I'd expect them to keep rolling out their cheaper...

    I'd expect them to keep rolling out their cheaper seasons pass/higher 'window rate' program, along with their buying consecutive days (or 2 out of 3, 4 out of 7, etc. tickets) for a discount over the...
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    This is a great perspective - thanks for sharing...

    This is a great perspective - thanks for sharing it!

    I have certainly noticed the increase in female hikers and have found it refreshing to come across groups of women out hiking. I heartily...
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    We just need to photoshop the new AMC logo...

    We just need to photoshop the new AMC logo driving the new Harley-Davidson. :)
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    I don't think that people are marginalized in the...

    I don't think that people are marginalized in the outdoors - I think there is a large population of people that don't have access to it to begin with. It's inexpensive and accessible to people who...
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    What about a sleeper, an eater, and a repeater? :)

    What about a sleeper, an eater, and a repeater? :)
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    I wonder what your friends of color think about...

    I wonder what your friends of color think about it. Diversity and inclusion and equity are actually pretty positive and meaningful things for historically marginalized groups. I know when I hike I...
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