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    It all comes down to data. Maps and GPS display...

    It all comes down to data. Maps and GPS display and convey a lot of the same data, but can be accessed through difference means. There are other tools that can provide supplemental data (altimeters,...
  2. I usually say hi to people, but it depends on the...

    I usually say hi to people, but it depends on the trail. A super busy trail becomes like a city sidewalk - impossible to have a real interaction with everyone. I also find that most people say hi...
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    Hail really ratchets up the intensity of a storm,...

    Hail really ratchets up the intensity of a storm, especially if it's being wind-driven. You don't really expect to get hit by lightning, and you can deal with rain and wind to a certain extent, but...
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    It seems unlikely that he sat on a trail for 4...

    It seems unlikely that he sat on a trail for 4 days. My guess is he just got there.
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    I like your thinking. How much effort could it be...

    I like your thinking. How much effort could it be to demolished the top 800' or so?
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    I also found it pretty funny. I think they should...

    I also found it pretty funny. I think they should do away with the permit fees/limits to climb, but charge $250k for a rescue if they find the person negligent. They'll have to build a heli pad on...
  7. Careful, it's easy to become accidentally ironic...

    Careful, it's easy to become accidentally ironic here. Like complaining about complainers, or screaming "no yelling" at your kids. Just because some people value stupid things doesn't mean they are...
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    a neat thing about the tripyramids is that...

    a neat thing about the tripyramids is that because so many people do it clockwise you often don't run into a lot of people even though they are extremely popular. If you go counter-clockwise it'll...
  9. Thread: Water levels

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    https://nwis.waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv/?cb_00...

    https://nwis.waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv/?cb_00060=on&cb_00065=on&cb_00065=on&format=gif_default&site_no=01074520&period=&begin_date=2007-10-18&end_date=2007-10-22

    I see what you mean!
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    Any Polar Bear encounters?

    Any Polar Bear encounters?
  11. I believe he was found above treeline, so it...

    I believe he was found above treeline, so it sounds like he pushed on on his own. Anyone hear what trail the kids came down? If upper TRT was closed, I would guess it was Boott Spur. Very odd to me...
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    Haha - sounds like you visited the Shoal Pond...

    Haha - sounds like you visited the Shoal Pond trail!
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    Yeah, the stretch is quite nice for backpacking,...

    Yeah, the stretch is quite nice for backpacking, having done it the reverse (up from Stillwater) at night in later fall, I was pleasantly surprised how gentle it was given I was battling some...
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    https://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?01074520 ...

    https://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?01074520

    The triangles on the graph represent the average discharge for that date (I forget how long it runs back, but I think it's at least 25 years).
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    I am in the same boat! I had a friend on the...

    I am in the same boat! I had a friend on the PVSAR team and he said one time they had to haul out large Scandinavian woman who probably weighed 200 lbs, and that it was quite a lot of work! I think...
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    I had a grot of friends piggyback someone off...

    I had a grot of friends piggyback someone off Field a few years ago. She had hurt her ankle and needed help. They took turns and got her down fairly quickly.
  17. A dumbed-down summary of nuclear power:...

    A dumbed-down summary of nuclear power: https://xkcd.com/2163/ :)
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    They were moderate on Hedgehog Saturday, with the...

    They were moderate on Hedgehog Saturday, with the skeeters being pretty bad down low. Used the bug net a few times.
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    I did the Shelburne ford Memorial Day weekend in...

    I did the Shelburne ford Memorial Day weekend in 2015 at about 70 CFS (...
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    I assume this is the article you referenced:...

    I assume this is the article you referenced: https://www.conwaydailysun.com/news/local/obs-sues-cog-railway-over-lack-of-payment/article_f4bb3408-87c8-11e9-b8ff-2f51c16048bb.html

    Without seeing...
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    Just about every trip seems to offer a learning...

    Just about every trip seems to offer a learning experience. I did have a friend leave the car-drop key behind, but thankfully he remembered it maybe 3/4 a mile in and ran back to get it.

    A...
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    Your lack of emoji usage here leaves me in the...

    Your lack of emoji usage here leaves me in the uncomfortable position of wondering if you know that's not real...
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    Wow, that's fewer than I would have guessed.

    Wow, that's fewer than I would have guessed.
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    Are those unique people, or does it count people...

    Are those unique people, or does it count people who have made multiple attempts and summits?
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    They were moderate on the Boulder Loop yesterday....

    They were moderate on the Boulder Loop yesterday. Tons of mosquitoes out though. Bug spray and head net both got use.
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