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Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 07-30-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,802
Posted By Roy Wires
It appears to have a mottled under side, typical...

It appears to have a mottled under side, typical of bobcats but not lions. It's hard to tell from the photo, but if you stretch your imagination, you can detect spots on his back, however the ears...
Forum: Photography 05-16-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 51,456
Posted By Roy Wires
ADK Keith

That photo looks like the cascades on South Inlet, Raquette Lake.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-16-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 21,949
Posted By Roy Wires
Ice out

Old Forge Pond is clear. Fulton Chain is breaking up with some open water, Stillwater Reservoir open. See it on Old Forge webb cam.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 07-31-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,024
Posted By Roy Wires
Moose Seen Recently

In this weeks Adirondack Express, there is a picture of the moose taken by Gary Lee a couple of weeks ago, but he acknowledges that he hasn't seen him much this year.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 05-14-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,179
Posted By Roy Wires
I wouldn't hesitate to leave a vehicle overnight...

I wouldn't hesitate to leave a vehicle overnight in the Sagamore visitor center parking lot, but some of the dead end roads off from Sagamore Road itself may be questionable.

There are still some...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 05-10-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,179
Posted By Roy Wires
There is a large parking lot directly across from...

There is a large parking lot directly across from the Sagamore visitor center. Other parking available before you cross the second bridge, but I don't know if I'd leave a vehicle there overnight.
...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-21-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,241
Posted By Roy Wires
TH.......Yes it does. Walked it some last summer,...

TH.......Yes it does. Walked it some last summer, just wondered if the acid rain had taken it's toll.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-20-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,241
Posted By Roy Wires
Bradley Brook In MRP

Anyone ever fish Bradley Brook in the Moose River Plains ? More particularly the north side of the MRP Road ??
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 04-12-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,578
Posted By Roy Wires
Road kill pizza

Road kill pizza
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-23-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 23,596
Posted By Roy Wires
Does the DEC do anything to alter the ph of...

Does the DEC do anything to alter the ph of streams like Bradley Brook or the Sumner Stream in the Moose River Plains??
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-10-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,047
Posted By Roy Wires
If I recall there were quite a few "squatter"...

If I recall there were quite a few "squatter" cases in the Raquette Lake area that were settled recently. The "squatters" won.
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 12-15-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,602
Posted By Roy Wires
The factory store has the best price of those...

The factory store has the best price of those listed above for around $85. Beware of copies that are not packaged in a Garmin container. I bought mine for around $73 off Amazon.
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 12-14-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,602
Posted By Roy Wires
I have the Garmin Topo US 24K Northeast memory...

I have the Garmin Topo US 24K Northeast memory card in my Etrex 20 and love it. It contains a lot of the old trails that existed on the 1954 USGS map, some of which are still visible as game trails....
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 06-09-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,462
Posted By Roy Wires
Mike, I bought the Garmin 24K Northeast Topo...

Mike,

I bought the Garmin 24K Northeast Topo software and also loaded Garmin Basecamp on the Etrex and it works well. I'm pleased with the Garmin NE Topo software as is shows many of the old...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-24-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,099
Posted By Roy Wires
I also used them for trapping. I added shoulder...

I also used them for trapping. I added shoulder pads, and a dense foam pad (canoe kneeling cushion) at the bottom of the basket where it contacts the small of your back eased the discomfort of...
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 01-31-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,848
Posted By Roy Wires
Thanks for the info. I have been looking at...

Thanks for the info. I have been looking at trails on some of the old 1954 and earlier USGS maps. I realize that these trails no longer exist, but they did follow some logical contours, so posting...
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 01-31-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,848
Posted By Roy Wires
Newby With Etrex 20 and Garmin Software

I purchased the Garmin North East USA software with 24K resolution. My primary use will be in the Adirondacks Mtns with a priority in the Moose River Plains. I have plugged the chip into my desktop...
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 12-25-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,462
Posted By Roy Wires
Garmin Etrex 20 and Software

I just got a Garmin Etrex 20 for Christmas and am interested in some topo software. Any comments on the Garmin 24K Northeast topo software? I plan on using for bushwacking in the moose river plains.
Forum: Adirondack History and Folklore 11-30-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,607
Posted By Roy Wires
Is Jerry Lamphear still alive?? He should know....

Is Jerry Lamphear still alive?? He should know. If not, check with Dean Pohl.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 02-19-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,093
Posted By Roy Wires
The original track is a double print, one...

The original track is a double print, one footprint on top of the other with a slight overlap.
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