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  1. I can't tell from that description on where he...

    I can't tell from that description on where he was. I see he was doing a short hike and was descending. That could be parking up high doing the Alpine Zone walk and descending the trail a little...
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    Assume most of you saw the rescues out in Utah...

    Assume most of you saw the rescues out in Utah this weekend. No severe injuries and appears that other then realizing the weather was coming in quicker or more severe than anticipated, they did the...
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    It would be nice if they could come to some...

    It would be nice if they could come to some agreement, Was this part of the property that was just given back? Will it be changed in 2024 or 2028? If they need bigger parking lots in the ADK and...
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    Is there a link without a pay wall?

    Is there a link without a pay wall?
  5. Thread: snowshoes

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    Do we have people who use skis and snowshoes? ...

    Do we have people who use skis and snowshoes?

    From Peakbagger's findings it would make sense that if the extra surface area is closer to the weight, then the distribution of the weight should be...
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    You can search it and find summaries of the story...

    You can search it and find summaries of the story on other platforms also. In browsing it appears that the organizers did not have adequate first responders. As we see locally, time to mobilize in...
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    We had undercast on our Washington 8/29 hike in...

    We had undercast on our Washington 8/29 hike in the afternoon while heading towards Jewell
  8. Tis the season, got stung nine times in late...

    Tis the season, got stung nine times in late summer last year while we worked on the trail that my son did as an Eagle project, one ground nest at each end. Five times the first time and four the...
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    And if you can get your dog to go out and bark...

    And if you can get your dog to go out and bark right at your property line and scare some hikers so they don't come back to that section, that's even better. (Some sections of trail I keep going...
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    Neat trip report, I guess if you fly by Greylock,...

    Neat trip report, I guess if you fly by Greylock, you kind of get the best of both worlds, a better view from the Greylock summit with the Greylock summit.
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    Is there a map where these three huts are? I...

    Is there a map where these three huts are? I really need to get back to Western Maine, I was last on everything except Redington when the years started with a 19. Redington being a 200X. ...
  12. `Did you go up the tower? The one at Round Pond...

    `Did you go up the tower? The one at Round Pond Mt. is the same, just a steel ladder although they re-did the top, per the ranger. We were up with scouts so we were not going up the tower. My son,...
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    The Allagash River Gauge as of today continues to...

    The Allagash River Gauge as of today continues to show it doesn't rain in the northern most parts of ME. Current reading is closed to the lowest daily reading than the 25% percentile reading.
  14. The global forest may have some impact on the...

    The global forest may have some impact on the climate, 580 acres annually in VT (which they say & history has bore out they don't cut it all) isn't going to change the world's climate. If you can...
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    True, you had a rare (for CT) EF-0 tornado in...

    True, you had a rare (for CT) EF-0 tornado in Thompson.

    For Irene, VT also got hammered with the Greens, Catskills and ADK's seemingly acting like a funnel. All of VT got it as I went to White...
  16. All the more reason to turnaround, there is no...

    All the more reason to turnaround, there is no shortage of white ones on the AT. (Not every tree but the foot path is pretty clear, 100's (1,000's if you all not just thru-hikers) do it every year....
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    The daily value for the past 92 years and four...

    The daily value for the past 92 years and four days past what was considered a very bad flooding event. This was 13 years after the Mansfield dam was dedicated. (small rivers, the Fenton, Mt. Hope...
  18. It's $#^ Bernard Dahl all the F over again! A...

    It's $#^ Bernard Dahl all the F over again! A retired intelligent (CPA) Professional who failed the most basic of plans by having no gear and being, Accountant, Book smart and missing a WMG and map....
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    Keeping people off the trail and from getting too...

    Keeping people off the trail and from getting too close or out of the river.

    FWIW, in looking at the CT River gauges for the Shetucket River, in Willimantic where the Willimantic and Natchaug...
  20. Maps, I rarely carry them, then again, I rarely...

    Maps, I rarely carry them, then again, I rarely go someplace I've not been many times. Bringing two first timers hopefully next week to Washington. Me and another hiker, the slow group, have at...
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    Looks like more of the rain and wind will be a CT...

    Looks like more of the rain and wind will be a CT and NYC issue if the track stays as it is now.
  22. I'd never use one, however, like most of us here,...

    I'd never use one, however, like most of us here, many of us would think of the Whites, ADK's and Southern New England as our backyards. If I don't go someplace new, I seldom bring a map and don't...
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    May be no reason to go beyond the view and the...

    May be no reason to go beyond the view and the campsite as the next best views are on the Greylock summit you said you had no time for. It would only be a couple of hours of easy hiking or easy to...
  24. CT is at the 3rd or 4th wettest July ever and...

    CT is at the 3rd or 4th wettest July ever and it's just the 17th. (Those were numbers through the 16th and more Thunderstorms today.) Meanwhile the Allagash continues to be just over two feet...
  25. FWIW, NH isn't the only state spending Covid...

    FWIW, NH isn't the only state spending Covid funding.
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