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  1. The word subsidize carries a negative...

    The word subsidize carries a negative connotation. How about we use “support” instead.

    In a state that markers itself on tourism, supporting operations like ski areas and summit facilities seems...
  2. Not sure I follow you here. What is the state...

    Not sure I follow you here. What is the state subsidizing and not subsidizing?
  3. Here's the Fix!!

    This isn't that hard!

    The summit is a State Park. Treat it like one.

    Like National Parks, concessionaires are allowed to operate within it providing transportation, food, etc.

    Many NH State...
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    Wow Seth, what a great video. Really well done. ...

    Wow Seth, what a great video. Really well done. Thanks for posting.

    As I watched it I reflected on my many nights of winter tent camping in varied conditions and why I preferred tenting:

    * ...
  5. The Union Leader has weighed in with an editorial...

    The Union Leader has weighed in with an editorial about the proposed fee for the Sherman Adams building.

    They suggest the Cog and Obs (not the state or Auto Road) do the heavy lifting to generate...
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    How About CBD?

    This thread got me thinking: High doses of Ibuprofen are pretty toxic to your kidneys over the long haul.

    Has anyone tried locally applied CBD for muscle and joint aches and pains? Friends that...
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    Exactly. And when the dust settles those...

    Exactly. And when the dust settles those rescuers go home to wives, kids, parents, and co-workers at their real jobs.

    If you are gonna breach lockdown restrictions have the balls to get yourself...
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    In the Whites I would never give a debilitating...

    In the Whites I would never give a debilitating drug to anyone in the back country. The last thing you want to do is render someone senseless and unable to help themselves or to communicate with an...
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    Ha! You're probably correct. My takeaway from...

    Ha! You're probably correct.

    My takeaway from the book is: Know the big picture indicated the weather report before you start. And don't bet your life on the exact chronology provided.

    Like...
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    I think that famous quote by Mike Tyson might...

    I think that famous quote by Mike Tyson might apply here: "Everybody's got a plan until the get punched in the mouth."
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    Warming the canisters is a real PITA but can be...

    Warming the canisters is a real PITA but can be managed. I always felt it safer to use a canister stove for in-tent cooking rather than liquid fuel.
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    Mac, I read about an interesting loophole in the...

    Mac, I read about an interesting loophole in the border closure restrictions.

    Canadian RV owners intent on getting to warmer climes to sit out the winter have been short-hop flying over the border...
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    Overall I'd agree. Soloing in Winter in general...

    Overall I'd agree. Soloing in Winter in general is always a bit dicey.

    But, I have pulled a sled on many winter solos and find it much easier than humping a heavy pack. 25 pounds on a sled is...
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    Interesting!! Good for you. Did you use a...

    Interesting!! Good for you.

    Did you use a foam pad with the underquilt?

    What was the wind situation during the night? Seems like wind chill might be an issue when floating in a hammock in...
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    Knee Sleeve / Support Help

    Having some knee pain lately and want to try some soft knee sleeve supports (not a brace).

    Anybody have a soft support brand or style you'd recommend?
    Tnx
  16. Thread: Tom Jenks

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    Fantastic to read ColdFeet. Thanks for posting.

    Fantastic to read ColdFeet. Thanks for posting.
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    Just finished reading the book and agree on all...

    Just finished reading the book and agree on all counts. A couple of observations and questions:

    1. Would an ICU nurse really tell a patient who briefly surfaced from a coma his friend was dead? ...
  18. Thread: 52 with no View

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    Geez, we got a lot of Pierce fans here! Next...

    Geez, we got a lot of Pierce fans here! Next time I'm in the Notch I'll do it again and see what the love is about. :)
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    A Moving Story About One Woman's 4k Effort

    Some of you might find this NYT article about doing the 48 of interest. Especially if you've been touched by suicide.

    (I believe you can access it despite the paywall.)
  20. Thread: 52 with no View

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    When I did peak (which was a while ago) there was...

    When I did peak (which was a while ago) there was overhead thick spruce at the canister. We did not search for a view spot. Is that pic taken from the top?
  21. Thread: 52 with no View

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    Peak Above the Nubble is another classic no view...

    Peak Above the Nubble is another classic no view winner. (Although the Nubble itself has a rather nice view. Strange.)
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    One way out of that trap is the use of...

    One way out of that trap is the use of checklists. Not done in hiking but a given in aviation. When things go wrong and don't seem to add up, go to the list for a logical and clear problem solving...
  23. Thread: 52 with no View

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    Pierce -- (climb only if you are going to...

    Pierce -- (climb only if you are going to someplace else)
    Passaconway -- (climb only if you are coming from someplace else)
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    You are PERFECTLY positioned to take on the 100...

    You are PERFECTLY positioned to take on the 100 Highest!

    No more crowded trailheads, hiking rookies or snotty tissues. Maybe some orange tape here n there but that's it. And bushwhacking (even...
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    Avalanche Report Now Up and Running

    The first report of the 2020/2021 season has been posted. Click HERE to check it out.

    Ski conditions sound grim ("dust on crust") but with a sense of humor.

    Looks like summer Lion's Head is...
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