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  1. Sugarloaf and Sunday River ten year Investments

    Looks like the new Saddleback owners are going to get some competition for the recent purchase and upgrades.
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    Where snowshoes size factors in is off...

    Where snowshoes size factors in is off trail/trailbreaking. I was out last Wednesday with folks who weigh less than I but had shorter snow shoes. There was about 6" of fresh powder on breakable crust...
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    Great shots. Not being a skier I guess I missed...

    Great shots. Not being a skier I guess I missed out.
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    Red Bird on Starr King today

    I think it was Crossbill. Steve Smith had mentioned earlier this week they were in the area this year. The spruces in the woods are loaded with cones. I was up at the viewpoint and there was one...
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    Baxter State Park also uses string on the Hunt...

    Baxter State Park also uses string on the Hunt Trail and Abol trail up on the plateau.
  6. CMP is going on with construction despite the...

    CMP is going on with construction despite the citizens veto drive.
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    Unless things have changed, Pine Bend Brook...

    Unless things have changed, Pine Bend Brook normally has a winter portion that skips the hike through the scrub to the left of the former slide route and goes straight up the old slide to the ridge...
  8. One of the things about long distance backpacking...

    One of the things about long distance backpacking the AT is vast amounts of the trail are along the ridgecrest therefore a hiker is climbing over named summits every couple of hours, and the names of...
  9. Well my memory was bad from 2001. The loop hike...

    Well my memory was bad from 2001. The loop hike is over the Three Ridges via the AT and the Mau Hau trail
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  10. At one point the CPP project was all above ground...

    At one point the CPP project was all above ground but I think they reluctantly priced up the option to go underground under the Kennebec River Gorge with the option they would try to buy off this...
  11. White Mountain Outdoor Fest - North Conway In June

    https://www.wcax.com/content/news/White-Mountain-Outdoor-Fest-set-for-June-567522561.html

    Speculation on my part is REI is a supporter.
  12. The opposition to the power line turned in a...

    The opposition to the power line turned in a claimed 75,000 signatures to get the project stopped. This should be enough to get it on the ballot as long as too many signatures are not disallowed by...
  13. I do not recognize Chimney Rock. I do remember...

    I do not recognize Chimney Rock. I do remember the Priest as a possible loop hike from RT 263 which is AT south of the actual Priest. There is trail that forks to the west off of the AT that goes...
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    I hope he does since he is a gear tester for them...

    I hope he does since he is a gear tester for them ;)
  15. Jazzbo's camera tended to pick up more high level...

    Jazzbo's camera tended to pick up more high level clouds than I perceived that day. On day like that I was wearing high UV sunglasses and to me the sky was brighter blue with the exception of a bit...
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    Its is easier to understand the issue if you pull...

    Its is easier to understand the issue if you pull up the tax maps from Bethlehem. Before the owners of the bridge built their house, one option (the one I first used was to go across the private...
  17. One of those hard to beat January Days on Madison

    The long range forecast was looking real fine for Friday so I scheduled a tentative hike up Madison with Jazzbo for a hike up Madison via the normal route. We were in no rush so got a casual start...
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    Janet Mills has to be pragmatic. With the...

    Janet Mills has to be pragmatic. With the exception of the I95 corridor from Bangor south and immediate coastal area most of the Central, Northern and Eastern Maine is hurting. Although many...
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    I was referring to your post about the 2 to 3...

    I was referring to your post about the 2 to 3 mile walk up Haystack Road. I havent been by there this winter but last winter the FS was plowing the end of Haystack Road where it meets RT3. There is...
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    The parking at the end of the road where Haystack...

    The parking at the end of the road where Haystack road meets Rt 3 is plowed and its usually full of cars on weekends so some folks are using it.
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    The claim from a few years ago was that the...

    The claim from a few years ago was that the proposed mine would be an underground mine with far less footprint and environmental impact than a typical open pit. I expect the actual site impact on...
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    Pickett Mountain Mine in Maine

    I expect this is going be in the news in the next few years. Pickett Mountain is about 20 miles east of Baxter State Park and a few miles closer to the new national monument.
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    up date, looks like the deal is closing this...

    up date, looks like the deal is closing this week.

    https://www.boston.com/news/skiing/2020/01/27/heres-the-latest-on-saddleback-mountain-in-maine
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    Nice option. Looking at the design of the...

    Nice option.

    Looking at the design of the split rings I notice that the ring naturally rotates around always landing at the point where the ring is only one wire diameter. That is less than...
  25. No sure why but my browser doesn't like the link....

    No sure why but my browser doesn't like the link. This one works for me

    https://www.harvardmagazine.com/2020/01/white-mountains-cabin
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