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Forum: Trip Reports 09-27-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By richard1726
Camped there, I think before site numbers were...

Camped there, I think before site numbers were assigned, in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Not too far but not too close to the parking area.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-27-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 725
Posted By richard1726
I have a small 6 inch by 6 inch titanium fire pan...

I have a small 6 inch by 6 inch titanium fire pan and Ti walled stove to contain my twig fire. I’ve set it up an a magazine and during a 30 min burn the magazine was not scorched.
Just a suggestion...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-26-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By richard1726
Ya ya, the spruce is very thick, but in the Fall...

Ya ya, the spruce is very thick, but in the Fall with out bugs you can push your way through. We moved at about 1/2 to 1/4 mile per hour at times. This was a true trail-less experience. And let me...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-24-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By richard1726
Ok, I’ve got your route plan. Hike in from Elk...

Ok, I’ve got your route plan. Hike in from Elk Lake to about the 2800 contour. Leave the trail and using your compass hike/bushwhack West, climbing all the time. Your goal is McDonnel Mountain, 3937...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-12-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 792
Posted By richard1726
During the First few weeks of November first ice...

During the First few weeks of November first ice Formation can be predicted by observing air temperatures. Day trip ice will never be much of a problem, ice free in morning ice free day.
With Over...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-31-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,445
Posted By richard1726
Please weigh in on weather a small folding...

Please weigh in on weather a small folding Titanium wood stove using charcoal briquettes would be allowable in a no campfire zone.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-29-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By richard1726
Or sometimes on the Left. It’s always been...

Or sometimes on the Left. It’s always been obvious.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-09-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,328
Posted By richard1726
Yes I used permethrin. I see plenty of honey...

Yes I used permethrin. I see plenty of honey bees, too many ground hornets and lots of lightening bugs.
Forum: Trip Reports 07-05-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By richard1726
Wonderful report, nice description to remind me...

Wonderful report, nice description to remind me of those trails. I climbed Allan in 1992 via your Elk lake trail. My final 46er and my buddy's first. Epic bushwhack. No swamp boardwalk.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-05-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,328
Posted By richard1726
I tossed out all over my yard, very wooded, about...

I tossed out all over my yard, very wooded, about 40 to 50 tubes, toilet paper tubes, with cotton and the correct tick killer insecticide 10 years ago. I also have an aggressive mouse trapping...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-05-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,069
Posted By richard1726
I like them.

I like them.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-23-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 895
Posted By richard1726
Buy a cheap boat and spend your money on a nice...

Buy a cheap boat and spend your money on a nice paddle and comfortable PFD that you can wear all the time. If the boat is as heavy as lead to you get a cheap canoe cart/trolley.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-23-2019, 06:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,111
Posted By richard1726
Maybe the locations of the abandoned boats should...

Maybe the locations of the abandoned boats should be listed for all to see. One persons trash can be the next persons treasure. That way if the boat was first stolen then stashed/abandoned the new...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-09-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,750
Posted By richard1726
Good ideas, thanks

Good ideas, thanks
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-08-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,750
Posted By richard1726
The water can go in fast thru a very small crack...

The water can go in fast thru a very small crack and spread out soaking the wood. It will take a very long time, if ever, for the water to get back out that small crack. Over time the wood will swell...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-06-2019, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,750
Posted By richard1726
28 year old Mad River with ash gunwales: I just...

28 year old Mad River with ash gunwales:
I just check the gunwale screws for tightness, a Very light sanding and Watco oil about every 6 years, they look like new with a nice patina. I use 303 on...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 03-28-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,446
Posted By richard1726
Sounds to me like a wonderful $$$ opportunity for...

Sounds to me like a wonderful $$$ opportunity for the Sr & Jr Classes of Keene Central School.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-25-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,394
Posted By richard1726
Bring head nets for all. Your friends with think...

Bring head nets for all. Your friends with think you are a god.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 02-14-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,000
Posted By richard1726
Always use Hadley fire-tower as a snowshoe...

Always use Hadley fire-tower as a snowshoe shake-down. It is short, has steep sections and a great view on top.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 01-31-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,205
Posted By richard1726
Military supply, my son regularly wears one when...

Military supply, my son regularly wears one when he flies his USCG helicopter. They call them Gumby suits. They should also be avalable from sailboat supply houses, under safety gear.
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