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    I'm not sure it is arbitrary, it's more difficult...

    I'm not sure it is arbitrary, it's more difficult to regain momentum when heading uphill and the downhill hiker has a better view of the trail to locate an appropriate place to pull aside.
  2. Put straps with buckles on the top and bottom...

    Put straps with buckles on the top and bottom daisy chains to achieve the same effect?
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    52 WAV Updated

    https://overthehillhikers.blogspot.com/2020/05/52-with-view-gets-updated.html

    Some peaks being retired. Some added. Should probably just set the guideline at 2000' as a couple of the new additions...
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    Probably more window decals.

    Probably more window decals.
  5. Tell that to all the green license plates heading...

    Tell that to all the green license plates heading to Crane's.
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    I used to do this and many people do this but I...

    I used to do this and many people do this but I found things got floppier than I like in the wind and went back to static loops. I like a really tight pitch and couldn't get it with shock cord in the...
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    Split ridge line is just 2 lines to the ends of...

    Split ridge line is just 2 lines to the ends of the tarp.

    For my ridgeline tensioners I use Dutchware Stingers. For the ground tie outs I use Dutchware Fleas. For my panels I use Dutchware Tarp...
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    I run a split ridge line for my tarp rigged with...

    I run a split ridge line for my tarp rigged with titanium tensioning hardware. It's just what I've always done and have never wanted for a structural. My tarp has rings hung from its ridgeline seam...
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    Massachusetts just reopened campgrounds for...

    Massachusetts just reopened campgrounds for self-contained use. Meaning RV's and trailers or cabins/yurts. Tent camping or camping at any site accessed by trail or water is still prohibited.
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  10. North Cascades National Park about 30 years ago....

    North Cascades National Park about 30 years ago. Only time I've ever even caught a hint of an aurora.
  11. The horror!

    The horror!
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    Garfield Pond and Bondcliff Trail below Bondcliff...

    Garfield Pond and Bondcliff Trail below Bondcliff are also options.
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    While your individual experience is clearly...

    While your individual experience is clearly different, to say overall trail use hasn't been higher than usual is willful ignorance. Lots that usually lay empty have been spilling out onto roadways....
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    Any word on how first responders feel about the...

    Any word on how first responders feel about the closures?
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    The only thing making the situation worse is...

    The only thing making the situation worse is people failing to be considerate of physical distancing and travelling unnecessarily. These closures wouldn't need to happen if that were being done....
  16. The nonessential business closure seems to have...

    The nonessential business closure seems to have the same effect. Apparently our governor trusts those not currently working to make smart decisions. Results have been varied.
  17. Massachusetts does not have a stay at home order...

    Massachusetts does not have a stay at home order in effect.
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    I work in Boston and live in Ipswich. I see very...

    I work in Boston and live in Ipswich. I see very few people on the streets in Boston. The few people that are out are making a concerted effort to keep their distance and are wearing masks. There are...
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    Anecdotally, Boston residents seem to be taking...

    Anecdotally, Boston residents seem to be taking things more seriously than the suburbs as far as distancing goes. They also have better access to infrastructure to support distancing.
  20. Those "reinfections" are being attributed to poor...

    Those "reinfections" are being attributed to poor testing.

    https://gimletmedia.com/shows/science-vs/94hww45/coronavirus-can-you-get-it-twice
  21. It's not the only way. I've never had measles but...

    It's not the only way. I've never had measles but I'm immune to it.
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    I exclusively overnight and can affirm that this...

    I exclusively overnight and can affirm that this is pretty much true. If not full, fuller. Did a week-long Dry River/Wild River trip this past summer and every campsite in both Wildernesses had...
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    The book is a bit dated but updates can be found...

    The book is a bit dated but updates can be found here if you haven't already found it: https://www.mountainwanderer.com/paths-peaks.php
  24. If this is the thing that makes people stay home...

    If this is the thing that makes people stay home it's 1) good and 2) really sad that making a peak not "count" towards an arbitrary list is a more effective deterrent than the increased possibility...
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    I've been slowly working my way through Steve...

    I've been slowly working my way through Steve Smith's Lakes and Ponds book and have found this to be much more rewarding than the traditional lists. I'm pretty unmotivated to get to the Whites...
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