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    Oncoman completes Catskill

    Many years ago I had decided to keep Black Dome for my finish. Not the most beautiful one, but I liked the name.
    So on 20 April 2019 I summited Black Dome with the rain to keep me company. Zero...
  2. Thread: NH100 winter

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    NH100 winter

    Anyone working on this list this winter. Would be interested in having company for my remaining 50 pks, especially for the harder ones (eg The Captain). If interested,send me a private message. I...
  3. Jim to your knowledge the number of North East US...

    Jim to your knowledge the number of North East US 3K finishers (770/777 Pks) stands at what. I know for sure that Allan Bernier and Serge Massad finished in 2013.
  4. ADK 3K winter finish (222 pks) + 2nd round of ADK 3K's

    For details go to http://www.adkhighpeaks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=24459
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    Prominence based list. Rules are rigorous: 1....

    Prominence based list. Rules are rigorous:

    1. Only info from current official maps can be used.
    2. Unless stated on maps, values for elevations & key saddles are interpolated
    3. All values are...
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    Prominence technical Q - NH200 list

    Concerning NH200 list

    Long Mtn 3661’ P = 1711’ (Lat = 44.6798; Lon = -71.3796) Prox. Parent = Sugarloaf
    Long W. Pk 3661’ P = 1711’ (Lat = 44.6696; Lon = -71.4023)Prox. Parent = Sugarloaf ...
  7. Sorry Jim but I prefer to stay low profile. All I...

    Sorry Jim but I prefer to stay low profile. All I can say is that I have now finished playing in Maine.

    Register on N. Pogy? Another mystery I guess. Some of those pill boxes put up 5, sometimes...
  8. Mystery solved. JRP actually signed 9/11/09 on...

    Mystery solved. JRP actually signed 9/11/09 on Russell; so must have been 11th sept. instead of 9th nov. as I had thought.
  9. Searching for the lost J.R. Persons pill boxes

    Comments on a few among the 50 - 60 sub 3K Maine pks climbed in last 3 months

    Russell 2402’ : found register placed by JRP in Nov. 2009 #999/1000 . Surely he must have finished by now. When? On...
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    Going beyond the NH200 highest

    Actually trying to assess the feasability of establishing a 1001 list for the Northeast, using the traditional 200 ft interpolated prominence criteria.

    Though debatable, I plan to include...
  11. For engine reliability and space: yes. For...

    For engine reliability and space: yes. For logging road travel capability: no (front wheel drive only - cannot pull out of 1 foot mud holes, had 2 such incidents - if one front wheel sinks in ditch...
  12. Which car would you recommend for remote bushwhacking?

    After 5 years of bwk all over the northeast, with an average of 120 pks per year and 30,000 miles of driving per year I can say that my present car, a minivan Honda Odyssey, has performed...
  13. For Maine prominence peakbaggers only - Mount Louise

    Mount Louise is located on Québec/US border NE of Coburn Gore (#87 on ME top 100 prominence list). It is best approached from Québec side. Took me 90 min. to & from my car - woods very very open....
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    Correct. BTW does a list exist for the VT200...

    Correct. BTW does a list exist for the VT200 highest and if so where can I obtain such a list?
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    On 6th Sept. 2010 hiked up Jo-Mary from east. 6...

    On 6th Sept. 2010 hiked up Jo-Mary from east. 6 hrs round trip. Found jar placed by Notorious Nate in July 2008 (it was within 20 ft by my Garmin GPS of the "x" on map), but not the one by JRP (who...
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    Rectification Have not yet completed Northeast...

    Rectification

    Have not yet completed Northeast 2K prominence list as I am saving Black Dome for my final 770 (777) peak. Thus should simultaneously complete 8 lists on that long awaited day,...
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    Northeast 100 most prominent list

    Presently working on the 770(777) list and while doing so decided to also do the following sub lists:
    1. New England 50 finest which I completed on Smarts(NH) in 2006 on 11th Nov.
    2. Northeast USA...
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    New England 100 most prominent list

    Presently working on the 770(777) list and while doing so decided to also do the following sub lists:
    1. New England 50 finest which I completed on Smarts(NH) in 2006 on 11th Nov.
    2. Northeast USA...
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    Decided to add the 5 additional ADK pks from...

    Decided to add the 5 additional ADK pks from Gene's list to classical Swanson one, thus the ADK222 instead of ADK217. As for the 1 additional Vermont and 1 added N.H. pk to give N.E. 453 instead of...
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    No, but Pinpin is. He will succeed no doubt & to...

    No, but Pinpin is. He will succeed no doubt & to my knowledge will be the 1st to do so.

    My goals are much more modest. NE 777 non winter & ADK 222w

    Next Hiking Corps expeditions scheduled for...
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    Want to join ADK 100w Hiking Corps?

    Tired of repeating again & again those same 46 ADK pks in winter? Looking for new challenges? Then join me for the lower ones in winter. Adventure guaranteed & the Hiking Corps needs you. So hesitate...
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    Sincere thanks to you all for most valuable info....

    Sincere thanks to you all for most valuable info.

    In the light of your comments have decided to do Mullen from Mullen Brook approach despite long trail walk to Russell pond.

    Will do Barren from...
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    Baxter Bwk to Mullen & Barren

    This coming Labor day wk plan to bwk up Mullen via Nesowadnehunk stream approach. Any takers? Info on that approach? Day 2 Barren via Owl.
  24. Ref. Vanderburg. Wanted to initiate on this one...

    Ref. Vanderburg. Wanted to initiate on this one my 14 y/o son to map & compass; so a single look at map dictated an approach from the east, as west is very very cliffy (pinpinIII is surely not very...
  25. Le 19 sept. 2004 mon ami, presque 1 an jour pour...

    Le 19 sept. 2004 mon ami, presque 1 an jour pour jour après mon 1er sommet sur Colden. Et depuis comme alors toujours un pas, plutôt plusieurs centaines de pas, derrière toi; bien que cette fois-là...
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