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    LMAO. Kind of like all those Summit signs that...

    LMAO. Kind of like all those Summit signs that all those hikers take their pictures next to. No reason to be cynical about it though IMO. Just very convenient indeed.;)
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    https://www.wmur.com/article/wednesday-october-3rd...

    https://www.wmur.com/article/wednesday-october-3rd-the-legacy-of-albert-dow/23132400
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    A few links here describe what was called "The...

    A few links here describe what was called "The North Fork Cabin".

    https://www.scenicnh.com/blog/2015/02/february-1959-plane-crash-pemi-wilderness/
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    I was also impressed to see the amount of...

    I was also impressed to see the amount of clothing products they are selling that are made from recycled material.
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    Checked the Grand Opening yesterday. Very...

    Checked the Grand Opening yesterday. Very positive atmosphere all around. Great customer service. REI should prove to be an integral player for the MWV outdoor retail market going forward.
  6. Those bear Vaults are really a pain in in the...

    Those bear Vaults are really a pain in in the arse to pack.
  7. More people and getting advice from Facebook.;)

    More people and getting advice from Facebook.;)
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    Seems like the same problem when they just canít...

    Seems like the same problem when they just canít seem to get the store you always wanted built down the street from your house.
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    Great trip report and nice pic blue streak and...

    Great trip report and nice pic blue streak and all. Sorry the Ranger at the gate was not hospitable but I think they all get a little toasty around the edges this time of year. At this point they...
  10. Great info. Sounds spot on. Marketing wise all I...

    Great info. Sounds spot on. Marketing wise all I have been getting is the occasional Email that I very rarely even open. I am not a big fan of tangible published marketing. But at least I looked at...
  11. This is a very unfortunate situation. Interesting...

    This is a very unfortunate situation. Interesting how quickly they have gone into the red on this venture. Having to suspend their marketing campaign is not going to help. At 4-5 million in assets...
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    Hopefully along with their positive attitude,...

    Hopefully along with their positive attitude, knowledge base and training REI will help improve folks trail etiquette among other outdoor skill sets. The last three decades or so the Mount Washington...
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    Meanwhile back to the OP. One of the positive...

    Meanwhile back to the OP. One of the positive things I have heard about REI is their Customer Service being very good. More specifically their product knowledge gained through proficient training....
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    Don't know about climbing guides but some of the...

    Don't know about climbing guides but some of the retail staff have. The new space EMS has moved into is a lot smaller and dingy. Their customer service is sporadic at best. The employees that remain...
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    REI North Conway Grand Opening coming Soon!

    REI has already been making their presence known in the Mount Washington Valley. Lots of guided trips have already been offered and filling up. They have also been a major contributor to the...
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    I personally miss all the above mentioned long...

    I personally miss all the above mentioned long gone shelters. It certainly has changed the Whites. So glad one can still tramp The ADK where a lot remain and are maintained.
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    If they are making enough for it to be declared...

    If they are making enough for it to be declared the downside is they are breaking the law. This is why some have disdain towards the AMC because they promote an air much of the time of arrogancy. ...
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    That is great info. Looking at revenue from...

    That is great info. Looking at revenue from retail sales would you think that would fall under "Program Service Revenue"? Only a guess on my part.
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    This is an excellent summary. I would also add...

    This is an excellent summary. I would also add that retail sales according to Alex that even though they have been scaled back the AMC pockets the profit. I do realize that all nonprofits are not...
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    Would you know what the parameters are for a non...

    Would you know what the parameters are for a non profit essentially acting as a concession? It seems as if these types of services are being offered within a National Forest it should be put out for...
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    Agreed. Although it was not the time and place...

    Agreed. Although it was not the time and place for a climbing lesson to whom someone I did not know. Besides after being whizzed by their dropped device I think they may have been beyond the point of...
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    In all practicality that would have been nice....

    In all practicality that would have been nice. But this was in the day before one carried a cell phone while cragging. Not that I would be doing that present day anyhow. I also at that time didn't...
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    Thatís just bad karma. I had a similar experience...

    Thatís just bad karma. I had a similar experience on Whitehorse ledge. Girl climbing above us dropped her belay device almost taking me out. Between my partner and I we had an extra device and gave...
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    Hope they knew how to rub two sticks together....

    Hope they knew how to rub two sticks together. Something tells me they forgot the Bic Lighter.
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    This is starting to remind me of Monty Python and...

    This is starting to remind me of Monty Python and The Holy Grail.
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