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Forum: Trip Reports 06-14-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,857
Posted By Charlene
Thanks for the 411, Sn.F. Sounds intriguing......

Thanks for the 411, Sn.F. Sounds intriguing... and sounds like a very nice hike!
Forum: Trip Reports 06-12-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,857
Posted By Charlene
origin of name?

"Coney" is old English for rabbit. Any idea if that is what this mountain is named for?
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 04-24-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,303
Posted By Charlene
Adam Beach. Fine Canadian boy. Saulteaux, from...

Adam Beach. Fine Canadian boy. Saulteaux, from Winnipeg area.

Now, Eric Schweig, who played Uncas in the "Last of the Mohicans" movie, is my favourite Canadian Aboriginal actor. He works...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 04-19-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,303
Posted By Charlene
Yup.

Yup.
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 04-19-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,303
Posted By Charlene
Depends on my mood. "The Long Run" by the...

Depends on my mood.

"The Long Run" by the Eagles
"Let's Go" by the Cars
"Excitable" by Def Leppard
"Run" by Collective Soul
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 01-10-2011, 07:36 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,603
Posted By Charlene
Y'know, BenT, I wondered the same thing when I...

Y'know, BenT, I wondered the same thing when I read the article, maybe it's fixable... I had a mental image of a giant Lamasil fogger in the cave and the little beasties all having an antifungal...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 01-07-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,603
Posted By Charlene
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/12/bat-cras...

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/12/bat-crash/quammen-text.html

Hope it works...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 01-06-2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,603
Posted By Charlene
Good, but grim, article this month in National...

Good, but grim, article this month in National Geographic about the white nose fungus syndrome, with a conservative estimate of one million bats dead to this point. Extinctions are a very real...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 12-06-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,034
Posted By Charlene
Sincerest condolences to you, Redhawk, and to...

Sincerest condolences to you, Redhawk, and to you, Randomscooter. What a terrible, terrible business. I pray that the poor dog did not suffer.
My 18 year old son uses a spectacularly rude word...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 10-11-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 22,735
Posted By Charlene
Sounds like a handy how-to book to have around,...

Sounds like a handy how-to book to have around, paddlewheel. :thumbs: Thanks, I'll check it out.

jbrown, you are very welcome. All Farley's "kids" books were a de rigueur read for Canadian kids...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 10-11-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 22,735
Posted By Charlene
Yeah, there were two Jamie and Awasin stories/...

Yeah, there were two Jamie and Awasin stories/ Canadian movie adaptations based on the books by Farley Mowat. "Lost in the Barrens" and "Curse of the Viking Grave".
Forum: "By the Fireside" 10-09-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 22,735
Posted By Charlene
"The Bear". Gee, Redhawk, I think you're the...

"The Bear". Gee, Redhawk, I think you're the only other person besides me who saw that and The Missouri Beaks (and liked them). I watched "The Bear" again the other night.

Another vote for "The...
Forum: Northville Placid Trail 09-18-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,673
Posted By Charlene
Good article in October's "Adirondack Life"...

Good article in October's "Adirondack Life" magazine about lost hikers. Boomhower is mentioned. Sometimes people just have bad luck.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 08-31-2010, 03:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,430
Posted By Charlene
Thanks Paddlewheel. I guess I'll add that for...

Thanks Paddlewheel.
I guess I'll add that for all the romance of the famous Algonquin Park wolves that Warlock mentions... well, the sad part is that they are still shot as nuisances by the locals. ...
Forum: Other Places 08-31-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,615
Posted By Charlene
kwc... glad you got to see the sights... hey, I...

kwc... glad you got to see the sights... hey, I recognize that glacier! :thumbs:
(I won't ask you how the crowds were...)
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 08-31-2010, 02:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,430
Posted By Charlene
In 2005, a Saskatchewan man was found dead and...

In 2005, a Saskatchewan man was found dead and mutilated, the autopsy revealed that he had been attacked and killed by a wolf/wolves. While certainly this is very aberrant behaviour for a wolf, the...
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 08-21-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,160
Posted By Charlene
Many thanks to the Mod Squad. :thumbs: Had...

Many thanks to the Mod Squad. :thumbs: Had almost abandoned this place altogether... and was sorry to do so, because there's some great sub forums here. It's much nicer here without all the...
Forum: Northville Placid Trail 08-18-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,576
Posted By Charlene
A future Scott Jurek, maybe? What an AMAZING...

A future Scott Jurek, maybe?
What an AMAZING accomplishment... and sounds like it was done for the pure fun of it, emphasis on the "pure". Who can blame his dad for being proud of him?
...
Forum: Adirondack History and Folklore 08-13-2010, 07:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,223
Posted By Charlene
Thread Resurrection Alert

I've just finished the Donaldson volumes, and, must say, it's exactly what I was looking for in a narrative history... I read it mostly with a map at my side... read a few pages, check the map, read...
Forum: Adirondack Firetowers 08-13-2010, 07:44 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 32,976
Posted By Charlene
Goodnow. Nice, easy, pretty hike up. Love the...

Goodnow. Nice, easy, pretty hike up. Love the horse barn enroute.

There are some stunning photos in this thread... props to Rusty and mink for the winter shots. Wow!
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