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  1. I think that will be our objective. If snow...

    I think that will be our objective. If snow levels are decent will try it on skis, if not snowshoes or boots. I noticed the trail crossing the forest road in the guidebook description and wondered if...
  2. One of our options might be Moat Mt. Trail past...

    One of our options might be Moat Mt. Trail past Diana's Baths to Red Ridge Trail as far up as we can, on skis. Anyone who's done this on skis care to comment? Anyone who skis backcountry and has...
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    "Moving" to D.N. for the purpose of declaring it...

    "Moving" to D.N. for the purpose of declaring it his residence for casting his vote. I suspect he probably won't be spending any more time there than he already does. Having D.N. keep it's mythic...
  4. Seeking Suggestions for an afternoon on skis or snowshoes near Conway

    I'm coming up to do Mt. Doublehead cabin for the night on Feb. 27 and will arrive the day before, for a night at the White Mt. Hostel in Conway. I've got two friends who will join me. One is a...
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    Doublehead Cabin wood stove

    The write-up at Recreation.gov says the cabin has a wood stove. I don't expect it will do much to keep the place that warm but the main question is how likely is it that any wood can be had in the...
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    I actually had one of those. It was reversible...

    I actually had one of those. It was reversible with a green on one and a white side (pretty yellow though when I had it) on the other. I've still got a couple of 10th Mt. Division rucksacks kicking...
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    +1 on the Berwins. I've got a pair mounted on...

    +1 on the Berwins. I've got a pair mounted on some old wooden downhill skis from the 50s that came to me by way of my grandfather. They work great. Wouldn't say I get the greatest glide on the flats...
  8. A Year of Images from the top of New England

    Courtesy of MWOBS, their Happy Holiday greeting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwCagsLF6To&feature=youtu.be
  9. Thread: winter boots

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    I've found Kamik...

    I've found Kamik boots to be less leak-prone than Sorels which always seemed to start delaminating between the upper and the sole sometime during the second season of use. The Kamik Nation Plus has...
  10. No fantasies are involved, that I can tell.

    No fantasies are involved, that I can tell.
  11. Leather Boot Repair Location, Turner's Falls, MA

    Just got the sole of one half of a pair of old Merrill XC boots restitched. Still too good to throw away but not usable unless the welt could be restitched. Had asked at Limmer's about the...
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    FOUND: Knife on Daniels Mt. Loop, NH

    Found approx. 3 p.m. 9/23/18

    Email me with a description: pklussier@hotmail.com

    Phil Lussier
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    Should be a fun bit of sleuthing.

    Should be a fun bit of sleuthing.
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    If you look at this 1937 topo...

    If you look at this 1937 topo, Spider Camp is the name for the area, or something, in the vicinity of the W.R. xing which later? became Spider Bridge. The location of a structure isn't obvious but it...
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    I met a guy at Spruce Peak Shelter on the LT...

    I met a guy at Spruce Peak Shelter on the LT about a dozen years ago who told me about it. The details are hazy but if I remember them correctly it had been a cook shack for the logging company and...
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    Spider Camp Wild River Wilderness

    Anyone have any recollection of a cabin in the W.R.W. in the vicinity of the eponymous Spider Bridge?
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    See here: http://timefortuckerman.com/

    See here: http://timefortuckerman.com/
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    Here's what I've been using for quite a few...

    Here's what I've been using for quite a few years: Eagle Creek Camera Case. It also uses velcro straps to secure it to the pack strap but much like iAmKrys, I've never really had any problems with it...
  19. I use Platypus...

    I use Platypus and have never had any of them leak.
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    Are you certain he wasn't just using that as an...

    Are you certain he wasn't just using that as an excuse to take trips to Buenos Aires to spend time with his mistress?
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    Apropos of the NELSAP reference by jneihof, is...

    Apropos of the NELSAP reference by jneihof, is there a database for lost nordic ski areas that exists anywhere?
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    I did come across this from a Feb. 2000 Chicago...

    I did come across this from a Feb. 2000 Chicago Tribune reference (http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2000-02-20/travel/0002200078_1_maple-syrup-sugar-shacks-maple-sugar/3)

    "Finally, former New...
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    Which begs the question when, if ever, does the...

    Which begs the question when, if ever, does the database get updated?
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    Mt. Cube Ski Touring Center

    I'm curious what the history is of this location that popped up using Garmin's MapSource software. I assume it has some basis in reality but is no longer in existence just like the location of the...
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    The appeals process must have run its course....

    The appeals process must have run its course. Construction seems to be underway. I was up there yesterday and the corridor for the overhead transmission line has now been cut. There are equipment and...
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