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Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-20-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By stripperguy
In a word NO! Not Legal!

In a word NO!





Not Legal!
Forum: "By the Fireside" 05-17-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,562
Posted By stripperguy
Zach, We are subbing out the excavation,...

Zach,
We are subbing out the excavation, foundation, framing and roofing.
We also will sub out the insulation and sheetrock and taping. Excavation requires equipment and skills that we just don't...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 05-16-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,562
Posted By stripperguy
I have ten sets of shaft blanks cut and glued. ...

I have ten sets of shaft blanks cut and glued.
It's now up to my son and nephew to take over.
They'll need to rough shape the shafts, add the cedar for the blades, then sand/blend everything. Being...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-14-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 596
Posted By stripperguy
If you only have a few hours, I would head to...

If you only have a few hours, I would head to Long Pond. It's only a 0.3 mile carry along and old road. Long Pond is probably the nicest, easy access wilderness pond in the area.
Plenty of protected...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-13-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By stripperguy
As far as I know there are no portages in the St...

As far as I know there are no portages in the St Regis area...only carries. ;)

I passed through the Little Clear to St Regis carry in the spring of 2017.
It's barely a 1/2 mile, some exposed...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-10-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By stripperguy
Sounds like a great trip, nice TR. I anxiously...

Sounds like a great trip, nice TR. I anxiously await your photos.
When my gang passed through into Lows from Bog Lake (same time of year), the peepers were deafeningly loud, it was a surreal...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-07-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,078
Posted By stripperguy
Paradox6, Thanks for the thread resurrection,...

Paradox6,
Thanks for the thread resurrection, the thread went dormant a year before I showed up here!

I have been camping, hiking, paddling the Adirondacks all of my life.
With, ahem, a few...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-20-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By stripperguy
From the best maps that I have, it seems that...

From the best maps that I have, it seems that nearly all of the northern shore in that corner is public land. Even so, I think access via Rat Pond would be the better route...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-18-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By stripperguy
Crash Thanks for the info and the pics. It’s...

Crash
Thanks for the info and the pics. It’s now on “ the list”
And thanks to all those beavers that increase my paddling opportunities!!
Pretty sure none of those beavers are on this forum, but...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-17-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By stripperguy
Okaaaaay...76 views, no comments. I'll take...

Okaaaaay...76 views, no comments.
I'll take that as a no, no one has been there.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-16-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By stripperguy
Little Rainbow Pond?

Anybody been there?
It looks like a not too far jaunt from the corner of Hoel to some maybe navigable water leading to Little Rainbow.
Or maybe the other way, from Rat Pond?
I might be up and...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-13-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By stripperguy
Benjamin, You could also do a loop from Lila to...

Benjamin,
You could also do a loop from Lila to Lows...Here's a link to a trip we did in 2013 to help your planning and maybe entice you too. Disclaimer: I hijacked another members' thread, my TR...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-30-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,212
Posted By stripperguy
Not for northern ADK's, but here's a link to a...

Not for northern ADK's, but here's a link to a study that has 100 years of historical ice in/ice out data...
...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 03-26-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,112
Posted By stripperguy
Bob, This is all I can find quickly, I'll look...

Bob,
This is all I can find quickly, I'll look for better pics later on...
...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 03-24-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,642
Posted By stripperguy
Phew crazy story What are the odds? Odds don’t...

Phew crazy story
What are the odds? Odds don’t matter if you’re the one under the tree
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 03-21-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,642
Posted By stripperguy
I just don't get it...crotch deep in snow with...

I just don't get it...crotch deep in snow with sneakers. While I could chalk it up to youthful bliss, they put others at risk with their need to be bailed out.

A couple years ago, I was skinning...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-16-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By stripperguy
If you look at the snow stake at Stowe, VT you’ll...

If you look at the snow stake at Stowe, VT you’ll see that right now there’s about nine feet on the ground
Similar elevation as the high peaks but a bit better location for consistent snows

And...
Forum: Trip Reports 03-15-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,143
Posted By stripperguy
Have you Used peakfinder? It’s a free online tool...

Have you Used peakfinder? It’s a free online tool to help you I’d the various peaks
Nice pics and TRo
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-08-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,260
Posted By stripperguy
Mr Madison, Here's a link to a TR on that...

Mr Madison,
Here's a link to a TR on that section of the Cedar River...

http://adkforum.com/showthread.php?t=13990
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-06-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,260
Posted By stripperguy
As Zach says, Baldface is a nice hike with great...

As Zach says, Baldface is a nice hike with great views.
I stayed at that same site on Long Island in a particularly cold October...we were windbound for nearly the full day that we planned to leave....
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