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    Arrests for car break ins on the Kanc

    https://www.conwaydailysun.com/news/local/arrests-follow-kanc-break-ins-sheriff-warns-of-scam-calls/article_47bac054-bed5-11e9-a5c4-7746a5a3f076.html

    I wonder how long they had been working the...
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    I did the Benton Trail last summer. The former...

    I did the Benton Trail last summer. The former Tunnel Brook Road is now a large washed out flood channel of impressive proportions from the Benton Trail north. It is gated with an obvious trailhead...
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tragedy_of_the_commo...

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tragedy_of_the_commons

    For those who cant handle driving the autoroad, there is always the option of taking the guided van tours. The vans also run end of day trips...
  4. Note that Peter and Limmer and Sons have very bad...

    Note that Peter and Limmer and Sons have very bad things to say about Snow Seal and have their own formulation for their leather boots.

    Beware of heating boots up, the adhesives used these days...
  5. Reading the print I see the 6264 foot contour...

    Reading the print I see the 6264 foot contour line running through a granite monument near the southern end of the proposed extension. Adding 11 feet to the ground elevation yields an elevation of...
  6. I believe autoroad vans and other vehicles with...

    I believe autoroad vans and other vehicles with handicapped authorization are allowed to pickup and discharge passengers at the summit. I think I have a photo of my 96 year old dad with folks from...
  7. I have heard complaints at one point with respect...

    I have heard complaints at one point with respect to the autoroad parking lots and their expansion. I don't know the history of when and how they were built or the underlying agreements that are in...
  8. It does appear that prior to Hurricane Irene and...

    It does appear that prior to Hurricane Irene and several other later weather events that it was pleasant walk along a well established banking with nice views out over the river. Sadly with a more...
  9. An update to the expansion of the cog at the...

    An update to the expansion of the cog at the summit. Here is link to the Cog's presentation to the Mt Washington Commission (MWC) ....
  10. Highwater Trail - A rescue waiting to happen

    My redlining friend made a unusual suggestion for a hike on Friday, usually her list tends to be out on the fringes of the WMNF, obscure routes that are mostly trod by the feet of other folks chasing...
  11. My guess is it might separate at some point. Even...

    My guess is it might separate at some point. Even though its claimed to be beeswax, the MSDS lists hydrotreated petroleum distillates as an ingredient. Generally hydro treated implies cracking and...
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    It does look like it time to close the thread.

    It does look like it time to close the thread.
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    I take it you missed out on thruhiker Yogi 101...

    I take it you missed out on thruhiker Yogi 101 ;). Look hungry and pitiful and the general public will take pity and feed the thruhiker. Its not begging if you dont ask. Begging is regarded as poor...
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    AMC like other outdoor organizations have been...

    AMC like other outdoor organizations have been rebranding to try to get a younger generation into the club. The membership may be steady but expect the demographics say a different story that the...
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    I got to do the last 100 highest hike with Gene...

    I got to do the last 100 highest hike with Gene Daniell's family when his daughter was finishing off her 100 highest on WhiteCap. I think she was 6 and was proud that she had beat her brother who did...
  16. Yes, its over and was reportedly quite successful...

    Yes, its over and was reportedly quite successful for the local economy. Local groups and vendors have come up with various activities to fill the summer and into fall weekends but this is it for...
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    The Cirque south of Red Rock

    After a visit a few years back to Red Rock Pond, a visit to the larger Cirque to the south which is bordered by Guyot to the east and the West Bond spur to the south has been on the list. I was...
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    People swim in all the ponds but leeches are...

    People swim in all the ponds but leeches are present in many ponds unless there is a very gravely bottom. I don't remember a gravely bottom in Russel Pond. I expect Wasataquoik Lake may have better...
  19. Not sure on the surcharge but the claim by the...

    Not sure on the surcharge but the claim by the legislature is that if F&G runs a deficit that they can go back to the legislature and ask for more money. The reality is that any F&G request for...
  20. Hard to change course in the middle of busy...

    Hard to change course in the middle of busy season.
  21. My guess is footing or sill repair of existing...

    My guess is footing or sill repair of existing structure. Shelter replacement is an entire season plus some of the preceding fall season.
  22. F&G acts as an administrator to collect the OHRV...

    F&G acts as an administrator to collect the OHRV fees, much of the money is passed through to the Trails Bureau.
  23. The firewood fee may also be a way of shifting...

    The firewood fee may also be a way of shifting "tourist" revenue to the SFMA budget. In the past the SFMA has been under external scrutiny over its management and if the profit was worth the impact....
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    Talk to any long term forest service or national...

    Talk to any long term forest service or national park service employee and they will tell the sad tale of doing more with far less people. The reality is there used to be lot more federal employees...
  25. The 10th Jericho ATV festival is this weekend...

    The 10th Jericho ATV festival is this weekend with events starting on Friday.

    Not a great weekend to do Cabot due to potential traffic on Rt 110.
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