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Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-06-2017, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 522
Posted By Pauly D.
Very nice VT! I missed my annual chromie trip...

Very nice VT! I missed my annual chromie trip this year because of work but I can still live vicariously through you. Thanks for posting.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 11-26-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,112
Posted By Pauly D.
I have an Garmin e-Trex Touch but I don't use it...

I have an Garmin e-Trex Touch but I don't use it for navigating other than as a backup. An accurate map and compass are better in my opinion. Fiddling with the GPS is a pain. I do use it to store my...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-15-2017, 10:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 496
Posted By Pauly D.
It's 11. Thermarest MondoKing. Huge and comfy. I...

It's 11. Thermarest MondoKing. Huge and comfy. I got it on sale at Cabelas last year.

Troutfisher I tried a cot without the sleeping pad at first. It didn't work even with a down bag. You might...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-15-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 496
Posted By Pauly D.
Feathered Friends for me. Regardless of the bag...

Feathered Friends for me. Regardless of the bag you choose you'll need some kind of insulation underneath you to be comfortable in the cold. I use a thick Thermarest sleeping pad with a backpacking...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-07-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 22,698
Posted By Pauly D.
It's fine. Here's a photo from the South entrance...

It's fine. Here's a photo from the South entrance last year. I think they put in a bigger parking area this year too.

The trail is very nice to snowshoe or ski into Pharaoh. I've not camped there...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-28-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,417
Posted By Pauly D.
Awesome! I enjoyed your videos.

Awesome! I enjoyed your videos.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-23-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,270
Posted By Pauly D.
Fjallraven with a light baselayer.

Fjallraven with a light baselayer.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-23-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 853
Posted By Pauly D.
VT, Yes I did. The temperature was 62...

VT,

Yes I did. The temperature was 62 degrees down to about 40 feet. It dropped to about 50 degrees at 45 feet. Last weekend the lake had a thermocline at about 25 feet and a surface temperature...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-22-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 853
Posted By Pauly D.
Fall turnover

I went to my local lake this weekend with high hopes. The trout season is open year-round and it holds some good sized rainbows. I was marking fish at 25 feet last weekend and spent the week making...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-20-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Pauly D.
Hal Janssen promotes the use of floating line...

Hal Janssen promotes the use of floating line with long hand-tied leaders. His book "Stillwater Fly Fishing Secrets" is a real gem. He's more technical than Denny but both of them are great...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-17-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By Pauly D.
CP near Lake George there's Hearthstone Point...

CP near Lake George there's Hearthstone Point Campground. A little father South is Moreau Lake. Both have trailer sites. Moreau just built some new cabins too if that interests you.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-16-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 694
Posted By Pauly D.
VT it's one of these ...

VT it's one of these

http://www.outcastboats.com/accessories/double-action-hand-pump.asp

As I mentioned above you need to stick something inside the valves to depress the valve springs to keep...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-16-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By Pauly D.
Great report and great story! Thankfully you...

Great report and great story! Thankfully you weren't attacked by the moose! Beautiful colors on the fish.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-16-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 694
Posted By Pauly D.
CW I also bought a Trinity this year and used it...

CW I also bought a Trinity this year and used it several times. I have a Hornbeck too and can relate to the comparison. I really like it for fly fishing but as with anything it has trade-offs as you...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-15-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 835
Posted By Pauly D.
This guy sells some good meals. They take a while...

This guy sells some good meals. They take a while to re-hydrate but they are good. I personally had no problem with Mountain House until they cut their portions in half. I need calories after...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 10-15-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 835
Posted By Pauly D.
+1

+1
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-15-2017, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 736
Posted By Pauly D.
Excellent! Congratulations!

Excellent! Congratulations!
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-09-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By Pauly D.
Very nice! Looks like some good memories were...

Very nice! Looks like some good memories were made this year!
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-05-2017, 10:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,853
Posted By Pauly D.
Thanks for sharing this. It gives me hope. Fly...

Thanks for sharing this. It gives me hope. Fly fishing stillwater is tough!
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-03-2017, 09:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,379
Posted By Pauly D.
Welcome back VT! May I ask if your line selection...

Welcome back VT! May I ask if your line selection was vastly different from our ADK ponds? Those lakes out West and in Canada look very nutrient-dense compared to our ponds. I'm thinking shallow...
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