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Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 06-13-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,698
Posted By RichieC
The machine itself is just one aspect of the...

The machine itself is just one aspect of the service. Its a cool thing no doubt, and if you travel alone, worth its cost ten-fold if you ever really need it. But do check the service charge before...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-15-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,363
Posted By RichieC
Wldrns... LOL... I did mention specifically...

Wldrns... LOL...

I did mention specifically "following the rules"- it is up to anybody to look them up for themselves if they wish to responsibly and legally camp anywhere on state owned lands in...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-14-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,363
Posted By RichieC
I have no experience on being there over any...

I have no experience on being there over any holiday, always visiting early or late in season. However, The landing for the carry to Lows is a quite open space where the camp was... If you were...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-03-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,260
Posted By RichieC
Audi/Lexus... perhaps... no stinkin Chevys! ...

Audi/Lexus... perhaps... no stinkin Chevys!

I bought a small as possible waterproof pelican case for mine. Its heavy and so is the camera, l makes for a brick to carry. On my first trip with it,...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 02-03-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 16,542
Posted By RichieC
Go for it... just cause you take a job there...

Go for it... just cause you take a job there doesn't mean you have to die there... You do have to learn to play in the snow, (ski,snowmobile, skate), wave at the flies- (Adirondackers are the...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-31-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,400
Posted By RichieC
I have NorthFace VE24 that i used nearly every...

I have NorthFace VE24 that i used nearly every weekend in summer and a significant number of days in the other 3 seasons for well over 10 years. I let my little brother borrow it for a winter...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 01-24-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,260
Posted By RichieC
They are indeed nice! Your question made me...

They are indeed nice! Your question made me curious as well- Below is EXIF data in-bedded in his image "Beginning my journey on 6th Lake".... Sort of stalking I suppose, but to answer anybody...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-28-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,907
Posted By RichieC
It ain't the shoes... it's the binding that's so...

It ain't the shoes... it's the binding that's so superior in the new shoes... in putting on, adjusting, re-adjusting and cutting in when traversing, as well as crampons built in for climbing and...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-23-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,038
Posted By RichieC
I have two German Shorthair Pointers… I used to...

I have two German Shorthair Pointers… I used to get both of them in my hammock with me, now only one still wants to… Funny thing with asymmetrical hammocks, there is lots of foot room if you balloon...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-22-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,038
Posted By RichieC
When we heard about Duck hole dam being slated...

When we heard about Duck hole dam being slated for removal... ... we had an impromptu canoe trip to see and paddle it Via Henderson before it was gone forever. ON the way we checked out the kiln on...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-28-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 19,383
Posted By RichieC
Great shots! Cool martin- must be a hard living...

Great shots! Cool martin- must be a hard living up there in winter.

Yellow stuff…. heck, I'd hit off the bottle- often do, love maple ambrosia! Can't bring myself to eat the fake stuff, I can...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-23-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 19,383
Posted By RichieC
You must have been near the Oswegatchie above...

You must have been near the Oswegatchie above High falls.. they say if you are observant , at least while paddling, and look very carefully, you can catch a glimpse of the back of your own head......
Forum: Current and Historical Affairs 11-07-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 37,738
Posted By RichieC
The number of healthy ties and the distance from...

The number of healthy ties and the distance from each other simply dictate the max speed the train can go. This is a figure under their operation rules. They are added to when money becomes...
Forum: Gear Reviews 10-27-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,610
Posted By RichieC
Most of these tent companies are on the west...

Most of these tent companies are on the west coast... . My brother, an eagle scout back when that really meant something, who lives out in California now likes to rub it in by saying .."It rained...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-24-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,848
Posted By RichieC
I've packed my paddle... comes in handy as a...

I've packed my paddle... comes in handy as a crossing- hopping stick/wading staff, leaning post, testing poker, passing & eating platter, cheese board... and when you come upon a boat... :)
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Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 10-20-2016, 02:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,213
Posted By RichieC
Somebodies pet... and an expensive one at that......

Somebodies pet... and an expensive one at that... perhaps raised for its feathers which are called for in various patterns of Flies for fishing. Though a Golden Pheasant crest is not particularly...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 10-20-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,332
Posted By RichieC
The Seattle sports one is the only one for ADK...

The Seattle sports one is the only one for ADK trails IMHO. Roots, rocks, steps, gullies, creeks, sideways portions, logs, etc. etc. That being said- no cart will go everywhere- but this one will go...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-18-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,442
Posted By RichieC
Whaaaaaat, an hour for you is a walk in the...

Whaaaaaat, an hour for you is a walk in the park... ( forgive the pun) , looks like an easy walk- think of it as an "egregious" filter/barrier/membrane.

Looks like fun- gotta drag my boat and...
Forum: Trip Reports 10-04-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,804
Posted By RichieC
Love it... I was chained to the screen the whole...

Love it... I was chained to the screen the whole time. ;)
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 09-23-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,863
Posted By RichieC
IMHO- there is only one. I will say I immediately...

IMHO- there is only one. I will say I immediately made some improvements so the upper tubes don't collapse, and the wheel races were shipped loose. SO I'd repack and adjust those- take it to a bike...
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