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  1. Lost: Toyota Key Fob on Mt. Kinsman Trail

    If you find a black key fob on the Mt. Kinsman Trail, please let me know! (They are insanely expensive to replace)

    Thanks!

    Brian

    kindly email: bsecret at hotmail dot com
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    There is going to be a free on-line discussion...

    There is going to be a free on-line discussion with Caroline Van Hemert, author of The Sun is a Compass, and Roman Dial, author of The Adventurer's Son.
    ...
  3. The Boston AMC HB Committee is hosting a one-hour...

    The Boston AMC HB Committee is hosting a one-hour zoom talk with Mr. Gagne on Wednesday, Jan 6 at 7pm. It's free.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/2752444288300600
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    Coming late to this, but I have an 85l and...

    Coming late to this, but I have an 85l and everything goes in it but snowshoes.

    I use a foam pad under an insulated inflatable. I find that I need both to insulate against the snow.

    I have a...
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    21 with no view 1. Zealand 2. Owlshead 3....

    21 with no view

    1. Zealand
    2. Owlshead
    3. East Sleeper
    4. Bulge
    5. Weeks
    6. Hale
    7. The Captain
    8. Tecumseh (before someone went up and lopped a bunch of trees off)
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    I have never been up Meader or Eastman. If they...

    I have never been up Meader or Eastman. If they had views, why did someone say they didn't? If you can't rely on the people posting on Views for reliable answers, what is the value of this thing? ...
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    I think this summarizes what we have: 1....

    I think this summarizes what we have:

    1. Zealand
    2. Owlshead
    3. East Sleeper
    4. Bulge
    5. Weeks
    6. Hale
    7. The Captain
    8. Tecumseh (before someone went up and lopped a bunch of trees off)
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    You're asking for a lot of thought on this one,...

    You're asking for a lot of thought on this one, Mohamed! I would say, what mountains are fun to climb, despite the lack of views. (Again, this was more bar talk than anything else)

    1. Zealand...
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    52 with no View

    If we were to make a list of the best 52 with no View (which is an odd concept, mostly this is stemming from bar talk), what would be on it?

    1. Zealand
    2. Owlshead
    3. The Horn
    4. Bulge
    5....
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    Sadly, this forum has been host to a number of...

    Sadly, this forum has been host to a number of anti-science postings of late. Sadly, there is a correlation between those who deny the truth and the inability to spell.
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    Another VFTTer and I were on Moriah on Sunday. ...

    Another VFTTer and I were on Moriah on Sunday. All the light fluffy snow from Saturday was still in the pines, and when the sun came out and it got warmer, it all came down as "rain." We had to put...
  12. The AMC's Winter Hiking Program is now open for...

    The AMC's Winter Hiking Program is now open for people to register!

    https://activities.outdoors.org/search/index.cfm/action/details/id/121909


    Brian
  13. Bradley, The Boston AMC is currently preparing...

    Bradley,

    The Boston AMC is currently preparing its Winter Hiking Program. (I used to run it in, public disclosure). It's quite good, they offer tons of trips, including backpacks, and as...
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    Ang "Snow Leopard" Rita dies

    https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/9/22/obituary-nepals-snow-leopard-ang-rita-who-set-everest-record

    The first person to climb Mt. Everest ten times without oxygen has just passed away.
    ...
  15. Whoa! I suspect if someone walked through it...

    Whoa! I suspect if someone walked through it they would find all kinds of hats and gloves that have gotten blown in over the years.

    There are towns in Connecticut now that are telling residents...
  16. A few years ago, I had an awakening--I guess...

    A few years ago, I had an awakening--I guess that's the right term to call it--and since then have been trying to walk lightly on the planet. I bought a hybrid, I've been trying to own less, to be...
  17. If you want to disagree about Yvon Chouinard,...

    If you want to disagree about Yvon Chouinard, that's your business. I think Patagonia works extremely hard to be a good, decent company, you apparently don't. You leveled an attack, I responded. ...
  18. If every time someone tries to post something...

    If every time someone tries to post something positive on Views, they get trolled for it, pretty soon this forum will be dead. I hope the moderators consider that fact.

    Speaking of facts, global...
  19. Here's your answer! (I assume you read the...

    Here's your answer! (I assume you read the article, you will find this enlightening as well)

    https://www.patagonia.com/stories/patagonia-clothing-made-where-how-why/story-18467.html
  20. I don't think the oil and gas industries are...

    I don't think the oil and gas industries are leading to global warming, I know they are. As do the folks at Patagonia. They work extremely hard to limit their carbon footprint, recycle, get people...
  21. It makes me love them even more! I admire his...

    It makes me love them even more! I admire his outspokenness, his ability to speak truth to power, his willingness to take a stance and be bold at a time when few others were willing to do so, even...
  22. Great article on Yvon Chouinard and the outdoor industry

    Simply fantastic read about Yvon Chouinard, who is my personal role model:
    https://www.outsideonline.com/2201581/big-business-resist

    When I asked Chouinard what people outside the company donít...
  23. "Hike It: the boardgame" Smokey Mountain ed.

    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/hikeit/hike-it-smoky-mountain-edition

    There's a hiking board game on kickstarter. Seems like this is the place for their potential audience.

    Brian
  24. I see a lot of small patches that look like they...

    I see a lot of small patches that look like they had a fire. But they aren't big. People more educated than I can probably speak to this better, but I suspect that a lightning strike starts the...
  25. Parts of Yosemite closing for Creek Fire, lucky the Whites have faired somewhat well

    Yosemite is closing the Mariposa Grove of Giant Seqoias area today in anticipation of the Creek Fire.

    Most of Connecticut is officially in drought conditions at the moment, and while the Whites...
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