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Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-20-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,576
Posted By peskypup
Brant Lake officially went out yesterday...

Brant Lake officially went out yesterday afternoon (4/19).
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 04-17-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 659
Posted By peskypup
The article is actually an excerpt from...

The article is actually an excerpt from photographer Carl Heilman II's latest book, The Trails of the Adirondacks: Hiking America's Original Wilderness. Photos by Carl, text by Neal Burdick, foreword...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 04-07-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By peskypup
I've replaced the laces that came in my last...

I've replaced the laces that came in my last three pairs of hiking boots with these:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003IJBKJK/

The laces that come with the boots don't stay tied unless I...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-30-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,175
Posted By peskypup
I pulled the first tick off one of the dogs today...

I pulled the first tick off one of the dogs today too. :gripe:
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-19-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 836
Posted By peskypup
There's enough to ski. Might be a few bare...

There's enough to ski. Might be a few bare exposed spots, but in the woods there's still at least a foot. (At least there was around our place in Horicon last weekend.)
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-12-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,106
Posted By peskypup
Start training the "place" command now, on a mat...

Start training the "place" command now, on a mat or towel or rug that you can take with you and put in the bottom of the canoe. "Place" is basically a down/stay in a particular place... except you...
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 02-05-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,182
Posted By peskypup
Warren County seeks to reopen long-closed fire tower in Hague

https://poststar.com/news/local/warren-county-seeks-to-reopen-long-closed-fire-tower-in/article_3f6bc430-e32d-5734-930a-893084199304.html
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 10-11-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,129
Posted By peskypup
Have any of your 25 or 45 milers been in the...

Have any of your 25 or 45 milers been in the Adirondacks? Many experienced hikers from outside the area have been caught off guard by the ruggedness of trails in the High Peaks.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-02-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,260
Posted By peskypup
Help with track Id

Can anyone help id this track I found on the dirt road behind our camp in Brant Lake? The phone is there for scale. It's an iPhone 8 Plus, which Google tells me is 6.28in x 3.07in.
...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-19-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,658
Posted By peskypup
This happens with the Lake George island camp...

This happens with the Lake George island camp sites. We came across someone this summer who admitted to booking a certain island site every weekend during the summer, and only showing up for the...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-03-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,309
Posted By peskypup
Justin, I'm so sorry to hear this. You and Jenny...

Justin, I'm so sorry to hear this. You and Jenny were an inspiration for many of our adventures with our old dog (who we lost 2 years ago) and our current dogs (who have a long way to go to live up...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-31-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,172
Posted By peskypup
Peaked Hill - Paradox Lake Peaked Mountain -...

Peaked Hill - Paradox Lake
Peaked Mountain - Thirteenth Lake
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 07-30-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,200
Posted By peskypup
I believe there's a stretch at the beginning/end...

I believe there's a stretch at the beginning/end that you won't have service, but up on the ridge, and most of the way back along Northwest Bay, you will.
Forum: "By the Fireside" 07-10-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,131
Posted By peskypup
On Schroon Lake, north of Scaroon Manor...

On Schroon Lake, north of Scaroon Manor Campground, Camp Cayuga has a number of walk-in sites. Each has a privy, and there's a foot trail to Scaroon Manor where you can use the showers/beach. The...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-15-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,390
Posted By peskypup
Definitely hit Moxham. TCD offered lots of other...

Definitely hit Moxham. TCD offered lots of other good suggestions.

For something low-impact, with varied terrain and lots of seclusion, check out the Dean Farm Heritage Trails:...
Forum: Trip Reports 06-04-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,528
Posted By peskypup
Great photos & trip report! Thanks for...

Great photos & trip report! Thanks for sharing!
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-22-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,177
Posted By peskypup
Eagle Lake Moose

Two videos of a moose swimming in Eagle Lake in Ticonderoga (not my videos, just sharing):

Part 1 (swimming):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZsCFb9GiwY

Part 2 (climbing up on shore): ...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-19-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,580
Posted By peskypup
An SSL certificate (which would solve the issue)...

An SSL certificate (which would solve the issue) can cost $50+/year. There are some really cheap ones out there ($6/year from Comodo), but I've always been suspicious of how much security they...
Forum: Trip Reports 05-16-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,302
Posted By peskypup
:clap: Congrats on finishing your list. The...

:clap:

Congrats on finishing your list. The photos are gorgeous!
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-30-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,362
Posted By peskypup
Official ice out for Brant Lake was Saturday,...

Official ice out for Brant Lake was Saturday, April 28th.
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