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Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-16-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,512
Posted By Makwa
Oh god... I can't believe this guy is back...

Oh god... I can't believe this guy is back telling this story again.

I won't rehash what others have posted re: this incident above but will remind everybody of the humorous follow-up to his...
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 10-31-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By Makwa
Been down since at least 1 a.m. Getting the...

Been down since at least 1 a.m. Getting the following message...

"This site is temporarily unavailable
If you are the owner of this site, please contact customer support."
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 06-14-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 20,820
Posted By Makwa
Second Edition was released within the last year....

Second Edition was released within the last year. Should have Stillwater in there.
https://www.adk.org/product/views-from-on-high-2nd-ed/

And it is part of the Fire Tower Challenge. Details...
Forum: Northville Placid Trail 06-18-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,411
Posted By Makwa
I was there yesterday. The flooding is about...

I was there yesterday. The flooding is about halfway between Rte 8 and the footbridge at the outlet of Buckhorn Lake. To be exact... 0.6 SE of Rte 8 and 0.55 from the bridge. The reroute will not...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-17-2017, 10:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,149
Posted By Makwa
You can get a winter rocker for the Fire Tower...

You can get a winter rocker for the Fire Tower Challenge too.

I don't believe the Lake George 12ster is sponsored by any town on/around Lake George. I think some random guy cooked it up and has...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-16-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,548
Posted By Makwa
At the 0:55 mark you can see the fire tower that...

At the 0:55 mark you can see the fire tower that once stood atop Whiteface. That tower is now on display at the Adirondack Museum.

Great video. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 01-13-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 20,820
Posted By Makwa
Thanks for the tip!

Thanks for the tip!
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 01-13-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 20,820
Posted By Makwa
Thanks. What is Big Moose Road like during...

Thanks.

What is Big Moose Road like during the winter? Plowed/passable?
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-18-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 50,321
Posted By Makwa
It appears as though they did have extra layers...

It appears as though they did have extra layers of clothing. From one of the Gazette articles...

"On the one hand, vanLaer said Alois had “above average” gear packed for the trip, and the pair...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-15-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,308
Posted By Makwa
A few quick points on these... * The trail...

A few quick points on these...

* The trail to Belfry only takes about 5 minutes each way. You might want to plan something else for the day in addition to that one.

* @DSettahr - How is Big...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-05-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,721
Posted By Makwa
Great question. Most of that chart is suspect in...

Great question. Most of that chart is suspect in my opinion.
Forum: Trip Reports 11-11-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,921
Posted By Makwa
The reports of the Haystack herdpath are sketchy....

The reports of the Haystack herdpath are sketchy. Not a lot out of info out there so when I was up there this summer I was expecting something like Trail Boss and Neil encountered. Instead I found...
Forum: Trip Reports 11-11-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,921
Posted By Makwa
The Haystack herdpath would have actually saved...

The Haystack herdpath would have actually saved you time, miles, and ele gain. Easy to find. Easy to follow.

Nice report. Sounds like you had a nice few days.
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 11-03-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,572
Posted By Makwa
Really? I was just on there and posted a new...

Really? I was just on there and posted a new thread. Worked fine for me. Check back now.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-26-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,695
Posted By Makwa
While we're on the topic of patches. Has anybody...

While we're on the topic of patches. Has anybody ever seen these before? As I was poking around last night trying to find additional Adirondack patches I came across these on eBay. Seem to be...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-25-2016, 09:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,695
Posted By Makwa
Coney, Owls Head, and Goodnow available here... ...

Coney, Owls Head, and Goodnow available here...
http://www.adktradingpost.com/souveniers.html
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-25-2016, 09:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,695
Posted By Makwa
Patches for Indian Pass/ Rocky Falls as well as...

Patches for Indian Pass/ Rocky Falls as well as Hadley Mountain available here... https://www.adk.org/product-category/patches/page/2/
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-22-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,826
Posted By Makwa
The 4 were Couchie, Blake, Cliff, and Gray. ...

The 4 were Couchie, Blake, Cliff, and Gray. Panther was part of their original list of 42 and was climbed in 1921. The missing 4 were climbed in 1924 but there is uncertainty about when exactly...
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 10-18-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,572
Posted By Makwa
Same here. No way in as of this post.

Same here. No way in as of this post.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-17-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,520
Posted By Makwa
There are dozens of smaller trailheads within a...

There are dozens of smaller trailheads within a half hour drive that people could choose to hike from that get little traffic and are not overpopulated. I realize these Loj hikers are probably out...
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