Adirondack Forum  
Rules Membership Donations and Online Store Adkhighpeaks Foundation ADKhighpeaks Forums ADKhighpeaks Wiki Disclaimer

Go Back   Adirondack Forum > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 20 of 200
Search took 0.23 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: timberghost
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks Today, 12:53 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,520
Posted By timberghost
Not legal unless one obtains a permit from DEC...

Not legal unless one obtains a permit from DEC first:
https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/7197.html
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-10-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,463
Posted By timberghost
Those Kaliningrad 'dogs' are a bear in the slush....

Those Kaliningrad 'dogs' are a bear in the slush. I know you plan well ahead Bio, just be careful you don't have an ice cube on your hands out there in the winter.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-10-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,520
Posted By timberghost
You can still be speeding while drunk... I...

You can still be speeding while drunk...
I can't claim to know why someone would bait, but they could argue anything from "watching wildlife" to disposing of unwanted produce / establishing compost...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-07-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,520
Posted By timberghost
One is a violation the other is a criminal charge...

One is a violation the other is a criminal charge - classification under law.
Analogous to speeding ticket vs. DWI.



The reasoning, as I understand, is to deter baiting and to punish killing...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-12-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
Would you say that toppled pine 'top' is about...

Would you say that toppled pine 'top' is about 20" diameter, around 40' long?
Pics can be quite deceiving..
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 10-03-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,689
Posted By timberghost
That rail section ended up at 18 a number of...

That rail section ended up at 18 a number of years ago (at least 5).
Partly my fault, I found it near the trail to the tennis courts site and pulled it out of the brush / leaves so that others could...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-13-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,335
Posted By timberghost
Since Neil split this drift from/with my quote,...

Since Neil split this drift from/with my quote, does that place an onus on me to reply?

Neil, if you tell me where that hallucinogenic water source is, and how you can tell it apart without...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-11-2018, 11:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,222
Posted By timberghost
St Regis CA underwent a major campsite...

St Regis CA underwent a major campsite "restoration" project a few years ago. Many LTs and tent sites were relocated away from riparian (water edge) area further inland...

Lila could use some...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-23-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
At least Joe is re-examining his narrative: ...

At least Joe is re-examining his narrative:

From original:
" I think we would have been better off paddling to the launch, driving to the 24-hour Walmart in Ticonderoga, buying a couple cheap...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-23-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
A canoe has a considerably shallower draft than a...

A canoe has a considerably shallower draft than a 23' vessel with a 115 hp outboard... (even if there are any navigational markers on Putnam Pond, it's doubtful they would be visible on a stormy...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-23-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,243
Posted By timberghost
I'd imagine the legal question of someone walking...

I'd imagine the legal question of someone walking on the tracks during summer would have to be researched with state DEC and DOT. Travel corridor UMP might be a good starting point.

The tracks are...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-23-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
Wasn't the author of the published (posted on a...

Wasn't the author of the published (posted on a blog and pushed out to ADK almanack), first person narrative (most of the writing is about the author and his experience) the subject of this "article"...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-19-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
That exchange sound to me like Joe was unable to...

That exchange sound to me like Joe was unable to provide the address he was calling from... (which is needed to open an incident ticket in dispatch system)
Also, seems like Joe is unfamiliar with...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-19-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
Not trying to argue with you, only want to point...

Not trying to argue with you, only want to point out a few caveats.

Joe and Bill deserve the credit for reporting the incident, no argument there.

How do we know that 911 dispatcher had problem...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-19-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
For the record, I never insinuated that either...

For the record, I never insinuated that either Joe or Bill was drunk (at any point of their trip).

Joe himself writes:
"Our gear was strewn all over the floor of the lean-to, and we were sorting...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-19-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
May I ask how "we" know that? Just because Joe...

May I ask how "we" know that?
Just because Joe the aircraft mechanic (according to his LinkedIn page) had a hero streak to run to Walmart for chainsaws and shovels and feels the response to be...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-17-2018, 12:16 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,222
Posted By timberghost
Let me preface this by saying, I understand Joe's...

Let me preface this by saying, I understand Joe's frustration but I do not agree with his tactics (in publishing what he wrote) or his assessment of response.



Maybe, but the agency that gets...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-03-2018, 01:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,922
Posted By timberghost
There's rarely a soul at Negro lake (or any...

There's rarely a soul at Negro lake (or any number of others in the area) in the summer, plenty of deer flies though... (you might look like a bad case of chickenpox by the time you get there)
Forum: Gear Care & Maintenance 07-03-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,453
Posted By timberghost
MSR and their naming convention... LOL (they...

MSR and their naming convention... LOL (they couldn't possibly call it cold fuel cleaning tool - you're only supposed to use it on parts that have cooled down to ambient temp)

It's for cleaning...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-20-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,298
Posted By timberghost
I'd imagine that would depend on what "phone...

I'd imagine that would depend on what "phone number" is assigned to your spot/in-reach device.
A text to an international or toll area code would be charged as such...

Perhaps the person was...
Showing results 1 to 20 of 200

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:03 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

DISCLAIMER: Use of these forums, and information found herein, is at your own risk. Use of this site by members and non-members alike is only granted by the adkhighpeak.com administration provided the terms and conditions found in the FULL DISCLAIMER have been read. Continued use of this site implies that you have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions of this site. Any questions can be directed to the Administrator of this site.