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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-30-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,139
Posted By peskypup
If you could plan your trip to hit Jabe on a week...

If you could plan your trip to hit Jabe on a week day vs weekend, it might be a more pleasant experience.

There's an overlook on Deer Leap, but I found it somewhat disappointing. For better...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-25-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,139
Posted By peskypup
Roger's Rock is by far the best of the 3 Lake...

Roger's Rock is by far the best of the 3 Lake George campgrounds mentioned, however, it's a good 45 minutes drive or more down to the village, so not practical if your wife's goal is to check out the...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 01-20-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By peskypup
I second the idea of Amy's Park. Maybe take the...

I second the idea of Amy's Park. Maybe take the orange trail to the blue trail, then the red trail around the north pond, then maybe back across the mark between the two ponds to pick up the yellow...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 12-31-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 965
Posted By peskypup
We were at Rogers Rock yesterday, and the...

We were at Rogers Rock yesterday, and the x-country trails there looked to be in great shape. Well groomed and nicely packed.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-16-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,108
Posted By peskypup
Moose River Plains: The gates on the Moose River...

Moose River Plains: The gates on the Moose River Plains Road (the Limekiln Lake / Cedar River Road) and the Seventh Lake Mountain snowmobile trail are open for snowmobiling. There are fair to good...
Forum: Trip Reports 11-05-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By peskypup
Great trip report and some great memories made! ...

Great trip report and some great memories made!

We hiked Goodman last summer and really enjoyed it. If it was closer it would definitely be on our list of quick hikes to do again when limited on...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-21-2017, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 380
Posted By peskypup
Reposting, my response to your original question:...

Reposting, my response to your original question:

The closest campground to Fort Ti is Rogers Rock State Campground, but it does not have hookups. It does have a number of very nice sites, lots...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 10-17-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By peskypup
The closest campground to Fort Ti is Rogers Rock...

The closest campground to Fort Ti is Rogers Rock State Campground, but it does not have hookups. It does have a number of very nice sites, lots of lakeshore to explore, and canoe/kayak rentals. This...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-11-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,279
Posted By peskypup
I inquired about island camping in the Lake...

I inquired about island camping in the Lake George Narrows Island group after it closed in early September and the local ranger confirmed the islands reverted to backcountry rules in the off season,...
Forum: Trip Reports 09-08-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 906
Posted By peskypup
Nice write-up and photos. Thanks for sharing!

Nice write-up and photos. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Trip Reports 09-03-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,736
Posted By peskypup
Great photos and trip report! Thanks for sharing!

Great photos and trip report! Thanks for sharing!
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-02-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,928
Posted By peskypup
All depends on where it is and how it's zoned....

All depends on where it is and how it's zoned. This would be a good place to start: https://apa.ny.gov/gis/

Calling the town in which the land is situated would be even better. They'll be able to...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 08-28-2017, 10:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,522
Posted By peskypup
We'd taken our two dogs -- a golden retriever...

We'd taken our two dogs -- a golden retriever (Fletcher) and a flat coat retriever(?) (Sam) for a morning hike at the Lake George Land Conservancy's Last Great Shoreline Preserve in Putnam. Both are...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-01-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,850
Posted By peskypup
Transitioning to another location on the Lake...

Transitioning to another location on the Lake isn't as easy as it sounds. One of the benefits of Log/Shelving Rock Bays is that those without boats could join the party by driving and hiking in. No...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-15-2017, 11:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,652
Posted By peskypup
Has he gone hiking in the past? If not, I...

Has he gone hiking in the past? If not, I absolutely would not start him off with a High Peak. That definitely is setting up for failure. The link Hear the Footsteps posted has a number of shorter,...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 07-05-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,824
Posted By peskypup
Have had two pair of Komperdell poles between my...

Have had two pair of Komperdell poles between my husband and I (we generally use one each when hiking). Don't remember the exact models either. The first lasted about 3 years before the cork hand...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 06-06-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,033
Posted By peskypup
Well, it's guaranteed to be better than...

Well, it's guaranteed to be better than Lifetime's version of the story, which was unwatchable.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-06-2017, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,084
Posted By peskypup
I'm not sure about trail maintenance, but...

I'm not sure about trail maintenance, but prisoners from Moriah Shock Prison do work duty and we saw them a few years back the DEC's Roger's Rock campground cleaning up after a tropical storm.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 06-03-2017, 10:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,522
Posted By peskypup
As I learned the hard way today: watch out for...

As I learned the hard way today: watch out for porcupines! :cry:
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-23-2017, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,274
Posted By peskypup
My first camping trip was when I was six months...

My first camping trip was when I was six months old. From that point on we camped two weeks at Rogers Rock every summer until my father started his own business when I was 13. I still marvel at how...
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