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Forum: ADK Forum Classifieds 04-27-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By fvrwld
Moose Print "A Walk in the Woods" by Stephen Lyman

I'm redecorating and thought someone here might like this Adirondack-y print. 28" x 38"

$50. Pick-up only. I'm 10-15 minutes east of Albany.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 04-12-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,124
Posted By fvrwld
I love your Shepard's Pie idea. Thank you for...

I love your Shepard's Pie idea. Thank you for sharing. I am definitely going to try that.

I dehydrate meals quite a bit not only for backpacking but also when traveling by plane to an outdoors...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-21-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,544
Posted By fvrwld
I admittedly abuse my vehicles. They're happy to...

I admittedly abuse my vehicles. They're happy to get away from me when I finally trade them in.

I remember years ago (2009?) I had a very new Forester and took it into the Pillsbury Lake TH. I got...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-20-2017, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,544
Posted By fvrwld
Anyone have an update on this? This recent...

Anyone have an update on this?

This recent trip report (http://www.adkforum.com/showpost.php?p=259048&postcount=1) says that the road to the Pillsbury Mt. TH has been improved. I am wondering if...
Forum: Biking in the Adirondacks 06-21-2017, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,108
Posted By fvrwld
I highly doubt that you're going to find a...

I highly doubt that you're going to find a 200-300 mile route in the park that doesn't have some significant hills. A good option for you might be a route that goes partially around Lake Champlain....
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-05-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,290
Posted By fvrwld
My partner hiked in the Southern Taconics last...

My partner hiked in the Southern Taconics last week. He thinks it is unlikely that there is enough snow to ski.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-12-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,012
Posted By fvrwld
Like DSettahr, I was puzzled by that statement....

Like DSettahr, I was puzzled by that statement. There is no shame in hiring a guide. Guides do much more than just, well…, guide. I was thinking more along the lines of hiring one to learn some...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-12-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,012
Posted By fvrwld
Are you doing Rainier with a guide? (I hope so if...

Are you doing Rainier with a guide? (I hope so if you're asking this question.) Ask them. Depending on your route, the Venom might be a better choice. Also, you might want to think about spending a...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-07-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,771
Posted By fvrwld
Check out the individual chapters of the ADK....

Check out the individual chapters of the ADK. Albany Chapter (http://www.adk-albany.org/) is one that I remember being quite active.

A meet-up group I am aware of but have never participated with...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-06-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,771
Posted By fvrwld
I love this response. My life has been made...

I love this response.

My life has been made much richer due to the friends I have met on this forum. I have several highly valued friendships of 10+ years that started because I rolled the dice...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-29-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,257
Posted By fvrwld
Ski Shoes??

I'm looking for opinions on these SKI SHOES (http://trackerskishoes.com/_store/Section_Home.asp?SID=10001). What does everyone think of how well they would work for mountains?

I am distance...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-17-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,402
Posted By fvrwld
Cows have 4 stomachs and chew a lot of what they...

Cows have 4 stomachs and chew a lot of what they take in twice (chewing their cud) in order to suck every last nutrient out of that nutrient-poor grass. They also spend 6-8 hours per day eating.
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 09-13-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,503
Posted By fvrwld
Hi Mike. I might have found...

Hi Mike.

I might have found something/someone who can help you....

http://www.adirondackexplorer.org/stories/a-great-new-hike

I will send you a message with details.

~Valerie
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-19-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,295
Posted By fvrwld
Yes, you can if you go via Crane Mountain Pond....

Yes, you can if you go via Crane Mountain Pond. The map on the bottom of THIS PAGE (http://www.cnyhiking.com/CraneMountain.htm) shows how.
Forum: Trip Reports 06-05-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,832
Posted By fvrwld
I visited the Pole Hill Pond Preserve and did the...

I visited the Pole Hill Pond Preserve and did the Blue Loop yesterday. I went over Middle Mountain first, the Walnut Ridge (great views) and then down to the pond and out. I was the only one there on...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 25,084
Posted By fvrwld
I was thinking he would have climbed up screw in...

I was thinking he would have climbed up screw in steps or other implements that make climbing a tree much easier.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-01-2016, 09:19 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 25,084
Posted By fvrwld
Has it been considered that he could be "up"?...

Has it been considered that he could be "up"? Perhaps he noticed a tree stand and climbed up to it; suffered a heart attack or other natural fatal event and is still in that tree stand?
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-25-2016, 08:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,906
Posted By fvrwld
I returned yesterday from that area; camped...

I returned yesterday from that area; camped Sunday and Monday night at Middle Pond on Floodwood Road. The Black Flies are out but weren't biting too bad. I am now tending about 6 bites. It seemed...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 02-23-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,019
Posted By fvrwld
I once used an old thermarest pillow case that I...

I once used an old thermarest pillow case that I would stuff with clothes and a down jacket. Unfortunately, I developed some neck issues which necessitated a more consistently supportive pillow. I...
Forum: Biking in the Adirondacks 02-16-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,756
Posted By fvrwld
As far as I know it is just available in a...

As far as I know it is just available in a digital version.

You can try messaging the writer. He just joined here as user name: gthomann.
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