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Forum: Trip Reports 01-15-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,491
Posted By TCD
Great stuff, guys. I love the scrambles around...

Great stuff, guys. I love the scrambles around cliffs. Arietta is sort of "out of my zone" being from Keene, and there are guys already working down there (Gary, Justin S. and crew) to identify...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-10-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 982
Posted By TCD
No, I have not had to repair the Salomon boots. ...

No, I have not had to repair the Salomon boots. I have used the Shoe Goo for other applications, where I have noted its good performance in adhering to fabric.
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 01-10-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,264
Posted By TCD
K2 Wayback 88 is my lift-served ski - I've been...

K2 Wayback 88 is my lift-served ski - I've been very happy with them. Had the Work Stinx for years until you couldn't get them anymore. The Wayback 88 is the most similar ski to the older Work...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 01-09-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 982
Posted By TCD
I have been happy with the Salomon Toundra; I'm...

I have been happy with the Salomon Toundra; I'm on my second pair. It's a single boot, so not suitable for deep winter overnights; but for snowshoe day trips it's very good - warm and light.

Shoe...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-09-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By TCD
I have not bought any pants in a while. But here...

I have not bought any pants in a while. But here goes:

>Try to get full side zips (unfortunately hard to find and pricey). This allows for venting, pocket access, and on-and-off over any...
Forum: Environmental Issues 12-23-2017, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,308
Posted By TCD
That's correct. Statewide, Rangers per acre of...

That's correct. Statewide, Rangers per acre of State Land is down 50% from 1970.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-16-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By TCD
As a new winter hiker, you could also start with...

As a new winter hiker, you could also start with moderate sized mountains - the first winter hike does not have to be a high peak. Consider Hurricane or Hopkins as possibilities to shake out the...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 12-13-2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By TCD
Possibly this one: ...

Possibly this one:

http://www.adkforum.com/showpost.php?p=147303&postcount=22
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-12-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By TCD
I think that more often than we realize, there is...

I think that more often than we realize, there is specific easement language that controls trail signage and marking. I have seen a few other situations over the many years (can't remember...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-12-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By TCD
Justin, You know I think the Bass Lake "Caza...

Justin,

You know I think the Bass Lake "Caza Family Trailhead" is a special situation. That trail has long been missing from maps, and is not generally publicized. I think the family that owns...
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 12-12-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,781
Posted By TCD
And Google Earth is an entirely different...

And Google Earth is an entirely different resource. As Nessmuk demonstrated over on the other forum, Google Earth works great when you want to look straight down at flat things that can easily be...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 12-08-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By TCD
The National Ski Patrol's WEC program has...

The National Ski Patrol's WEC program has evolved, and is now called Outdoor Emergency Care (OEC) in recognition that Patrollers often work summer events.

OEC is at about the same level as Basic...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-05-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,782
Posted By TCD
This is no surprise! Remember (if you are old...

This is no surprise! Remember (if you are old enough to remember) how we used to easily recall dozens, maybe even hundreds of phone numbers? Now that there are phones that do that for us, many...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-03-2017, 11:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By TCD
Sure. Like a lot of folks here, I have been up...

Sure. Like a lot of folks here, I have been up Nippletop via the trail from Elk Pass, and also via the slide. A marked trail is ALWAYS technically easier than a nearby slide. The trail up from Elk...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 12-02-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By TCD
I don't think snowshoes are needed anywhere quite...

I don't think snowshoes are needed anywhere quite yet.

Bad idea tackling any slide in this transition season with just microspikes. Any slide that has ice requires crampons. More importantly, it...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-01-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,101
Posted By TCD
Don't call him Shirley. :D

Don't call him Shirley.

:D
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 11-27-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 828
Posted By TCD
Thanks, Tony. As one of those who complained...

Thanks, Tony.

As one of those who complained last season about the infrequency of reports, I can already see that things are better. Josh is doing a good job staying on top of a subject that can...
Forum: Rock/Ice Climbing in the Adirondacks 11-26-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By TCD
There are several good beginner top rope areas. ...

There are several good beginner top rope areas. As I always recommend for hikers, I highly recommend purchasing and reading the current paper rock climbing guidebook AdirondackRock. It has a wealth...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-21-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,832
Posted By TCD
Don't know that that is not happening. Most...

Don't know that that is not happening. Most "observers" only see what they want to see...
Forum: Trip Reports 11-21-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 590
Posted By TCD
Good strong hike! Don't get hurt now! The...

Good strong hike!

Don't get hurt now! The main event is coming up soon.
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