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Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-12-2017, 01:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By Wldrns
They do not. I am told it is something about the...

They do not. I am told it is something about the level of licensing and inspection that they don't have.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-12-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By Wldrns
Living not far away, I grew up eating Croghan...

Living not far away, I grew up eating Croghan Balogna (Baloney). Great stuff, but since I discovered Eddies, I tend to like theirs better (I understand that Eddie broke away from the Croghan shop...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-11-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By Wldrns
Neil, Ranger Jenifer Temple 315-261-2908 or...

Neil,

Ranger Jenifer Temple 315-261-2908 or 315-354-4409 is the ranger responsible for that area and is the best source for your desired information. She lives with her husband, Ranger Gary...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-11-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By Wldrns
Here's the regulation:...

Here's the regulation:...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-11-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By Wldrns
up to 20 inches of snow now reported on the...

up to 20 inches of snow now reported on the ground in Lewis County and Tug Hill.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-10-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Wldrns
That's a tall order without knowing more...

That's a tall order without knowing more specifics about your goals. First decide which area of the Adirondacks you want to visit. Crowded High Peaks? Scenic trails? Lakes and backwoods ponds?...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-09-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By Wldrns
Actually about 4 miles east of Lowville on the...

Actually about 4 miles east of Lowville on the Number Four Road in the town of Watson, immediately adjacent to an old defunct dam and lock (fun to paddle through) on the Black River....
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-08-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By Wldrns
Miller's is an icon in the area. Long known for...

Miller's is an icon in the area. Long known for the mom & pop style local grocery market, I know that many folks drop their deer there for processing. Driving by in years past, you could often see...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-08-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By Wldrns
Tug Hill is good if you can avoid recent decades...

Tug Hill is good if you can avoid recent decades of beaver activity - USGS 1943 era topo maps (the most recent available for many areas) are useless for that.

Adirondack regions with glacial...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-05-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By Wldrns
Not sure what you are saying here by "take down...

Not sure what you are saying here by "take down branches". The regulation clearly states: "No wood, except from dead and down trees or from supplies furnished by the department, shall be used for...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-28-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
Once again, carrying an extra compass (with...

Once again, carrying an extra compass (with knowledge of how to use it) is cheap lightweight insurance against loosing either your primary compass or a GPS. An old guide once told me: "carry 3...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-27-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
Just as ridiculous, a GPS (or compass) could just...

Just as ridiculous, a GPS (or compass) could just as easily be accidentally dropped into a pot of boiling soup, or foolishly stored in a food bag to be stolen by a bear.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-27-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
I have no idea what that means. Whatever, such...

I have no idea what that means. Whatever, such map damage is easily countered by use of a map case.

You make good points also. To your point of struggling to understand operating systems and...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-27-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
I have no problem with anyone using whatever...

I have no problem with anyone using whatever method they "prefer" to navigate in the woods. I was on the SAR team when the man was found deceased on Wallface recently. From all indications he had no...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-26-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
An often heard argument. I counter that a map can...

An often heard argument. I counter that a map can be easily protected in an inexpensive waterproof case meant for the purpose, making reading secure and easy even in a strong wind and rain. Not sure...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-26-2017, 10:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
I'm not trying to be difficult with you, but I...

I'm not trying to be difficult with you, but I must ask: When do you become too old to read a map and to observe your surrounding terrain, but not too old to jump on the steep learning curve of using...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-26-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By Wldrns
Why would you spoil an adventure when traveling...

Why would you spoil an adventure when traveling to remote ponds by following the tiny screen on a GPS when you could instead enhance your time and sense of accomplishment, and advance a potential...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 11-22-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By Wldrns
I originally had all 3 of the available drop in...

I originally had all 3 of the available drop in seats that Joe offered for my RF. But for single blade paddling I wanted to sit higher. I knew Joe had a high rail mounted seat that he used when...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 11-20-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By Wldrns
I have a PBW Rapidfire that I use mostly for...

I have a PBW Rapidfire that I use mostly for personal race training when I cannot otherwise train with my multi-seat canoe race team. I have a high rail mounted seat so that I can paddle it...
Forum: Food, Lodging, Parking, and Transportation 11-13-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 747
Posted By Wldrns
Waterfront or not, you need to check the NYSDEC...

Waterfront or not, you need to check the NYSDEC wetlands map. As a bonus on that map site you get the tax parcels delineated with their tax number.

To find the wetlands map go here:...
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