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Forum: Biking in the Adirondacks Yesterday, 08:39 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By mgc
I find that I can get 1 or two MPH a boost just...

I find that I can get 1 or two MPH a boost just by putting in the miles. I alter the rides doing distance and tempo and throw in hills to build the lungs and legs. For me the key is lot's of water...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 07-07-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By mgc
I paid $1,200 for my Kipawa a few years ago...it...

I paid $1,200 for my Kipawa a few years ago...it was in perfect condition with one scratch in the gel coat...it had been stored indoors and looks brand new even now. The owner had asked $1,900 for...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-29-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By mgc
In the summer just about anywhere in the park can...

In the summer just about anywhere in the park can get busy. But the more carries it takes to get somewhere the less likely the chances for crowds. The risk is that the sites are used by folks that...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-28-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By mgc
This is a perfect response. Hatchery brook may...

This is a perfect response.
Hatchery brook may be a problem for you and the kick up at Fish is a PITA. I'd be inclined to try and reach Fish Pond rather than overnight at Ochre but that's a choice...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-22-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By mgc
That week will be busy. You may need to take...

That week will be busy. You may need to take whatever is available and not be too picky if you want to be on St. Regis Pond. What happens is folks tend to get in early and stake out a site.
If you...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-14-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By mgc
Sadly, Rollins Pond and all surrounding waters...

Sadly, Rollins Pond and all surrounding waters have been fished out. There are occasional reports of shiners being caught on number 5 Mepps pink trophy series.;)
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 06-05-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 783
Posted By mgc
Either...GFlex cures clear so it would appear as...

Either...GFlex cures clear so it would appear as a shiny layer over the area it is applied on. If you tint it then it would blend.
My beater royalex has several gouges that do not cut through the...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-04-2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By mgc
Backstops and safety considerations aside, also...

Backstops and safety considerations aside, also be certain to become familiar with NYS hunting season dates. It is illegal to carry a pellet gun/air rifle during most of the seasons. If you are found...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-28-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 783
Posted By mgc
Definitely G-Flex... You can tint it if you...

Definitely G-Flex...
You can tint it if you want to hide it.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 05-19-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,172
Posted By mgc
Up home here in St. Lawrence County... Got out...

Up home here in St. Lawrence County... Got out this morning with a friend and his grandson. It was his property and I had not scouted it so it was a bit of a poke and pray hunt. We located a roosted...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 05-18-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,172
Posted By mgc
That is very good advice...they tend to stay in...

That is very good advice...they tend to stay in an area. I'd give it a day before going back.
If I know there are birds in an area I do not shock call. I get set up at least 1/2 hour before...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-21-2018, 02:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,172
Posted By mgc
Funny how that works....as much as I hunt, I...

Funny how that works....as much as I hunt, I still have a hard time sleeping the night before I go out...I spend my time thinking about the spot, how I'm going to set up, which way the wind will...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-19-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By mgc
If you are looking for a wood and canvas canoe...

If you are looking for a wood and canvas canoe (good choice) try looking at the WCHA classifieds....
http://www.wcha.org/classifieds
Also read the post about how to value W/C canoes...most folks...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 04-02-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,738
Posted By mgc
3 pieces of Jolly Green Giant canned corn on a...

3 pieces of Jolly Green Giant canned corn on a size 1 mustad....;)
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-20-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,277
Posted By mgc
If the idea is to carry a side arm only the...

If the idea is to carry a side arm only the discussion is much different than sidearm and rifle or shotgun....
As a tracker, your target may be a wounded animal that will move if you get too close...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-16-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,162
Posted By mgc
Properly managed, there are virtually no...

Properly managed, there are virtually no "inherent risks" in hunting other than tree stands. You are more likely to die from a lightning strike or an insect sting than from a gunshot wound while...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-16-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,162
Posted By mgc
Ignorant, no...in agreement...no. My personal...

Ignorant, no...in agreement...no. My personal experiences have not been favorable...so be it.
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-16-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,162
Posted By mgc
Here is some information to help you to become...

Here is some information to help you to become familiar with what is taught in NYS Hunter Education and Bowhunting classes.
Each course covers (in detail) each of the stand types and how to use...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-15-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,162
Posted By mgc
I'm not a big fan of USA Today but this is a good...

I'm not a big fan of USA Today but this is a good article:...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 03-15-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,162
Posted By mgc
We should be thankful for that. Not everyone...

We should be thankful for that.
Not everyone (few) subscribe to the hype.
Of the students that I teach, none of them put harvesting a deer with big horns as their first priority. Harvesting a deer...
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