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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-03-2017, 02:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,188
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Next time it rains, somebody with some lab...

Next time it rains, somebody with some lab experience should be taking samples of the runoff...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 10-21-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,121
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Some of the replies here just got my blood...

Some of the replies here just got my blood pressure up a bit. If I don't vent I might explode or something so, my two cents.


"Amazed that we can hike or camp for free"???! Seriously? Get...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 09-19-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,688
Posted By JerseyHighlander
"far from the ground and potential bears" ...

"far from the ground and potential bears"

You've got me curious...how far from the ground? Do you set your hammock in an unusually high position?

Back when hammocks first started getting...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 06-24-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 623
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Great Deals on Ibex Wool Clothes

Got an email from Ibex yesterday and got a great deal on a pair of wool pants for winter. Regularly 245.- got them for $85.-! Ordered yesterday and Fedex shows they'll be here today.:clap:
...
Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 06-04-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,958
Posted By JerseyHighlander
That's some seriously impressive stuff. ...

That's some seriously impressive stuff.

IMHO, one of the worst things a person can do to a much loved hobby, is to try to make a living from it. But then, doing what you love for work, if you can...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-12-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,773
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Ahh comon. You've never seen a bird drop it's...

Ahh comon. You've never seen a bird drop it's prey to kill it? Admittedly, far fetched for a little flying squirrel, but it could happen. (They usually carry them in their talons).

Saw a video...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-12-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,773
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Hmm, obscure, poorly lit, fuzzy picture... I want...

Hmm, obscure, poorly lit, fuzzy picture... I want to change my answer to Sasquatch!. :beatdead:

You saw a wolverine.?. Bastard.:D No fair.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 05-11-2017, 12:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,207
Posted By JerseyHighlander
:rolling: That's hilarious and too damn true. I...

:rolling: That's hilarious and too damn true. I am a hardware advocate myself, but not so much for other people, for exactly that reason.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-11-2017, 12:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,773
Posted By JerseyHighlander
:rolling: If anybody makes a movie, I get...

:rolling: If anybody makes a movie, I get royalties. :)
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-09-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,773
Posted By JerseyHighlander
I've seen them while camping in the Adirondaks...

I've seen them while camping in the Adirondaks before. Alpine zone... my first thought was maybe a Raptor grabbed one down at tree line and dropped it while gliding. I've actually seen birds drop...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 05-09-2017, 01:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,773
Posted By JerseyHighlander
My money is on the flying squirrel also. Far too...

My money is on the flying squirrel also. Far too much experience with them in my attic and others. Got a good close up look at a couple last year when my outdoor cat discovered how good they taste....
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 05-07-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,207
Posted By JerseyHighlander
:rolling::rolling::rolling: After well over...

:rolling::rolling::rolling:

After well over 50 close up encounters with bears, I can tell you this from experience. Most bears, especially the bigger/older ones, couldn't care less about...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 05-04-2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,207
Posted By JerseyHighlander
I'm confused, (honestly I think this is probably...

I'm confused, (honestly I think this is probably click bait, trying to sell another product), but... if you're afraid to be out in the woods, what are you going to do when the "alarm" goes off? How...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 03-11-2017, 03:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 788
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Museum opens new exhibit, hosts panel on specialty skis

Just reading the news and found this;

Museum opens new exhibit, hosts panel on specialty skis
...
Forum: Environmental Issues 03-09-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,935
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Very cool. That should be a requirement in more...

Very cool. That should be a requirement in more building contracts.

The year my son was born, I made note of a bunch of saplings that had sprouted that year in areas where I had taken down dead...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-23-2017, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,891
Posted By JerseyHighlander
yep, quick google search and the same exact post...

yep, quick google search and the same exact post is on practically every hiking forum on the web.

Oh well, at least I got to rant about Merrel's crappy quality again.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-23-2017, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,891
Posted By JerseyHighlander
I had the same initial reaction. Guess I'm in...

I had the same initial reaction. Guess I'm in gullible mode today.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-23-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,891
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Merrel are some of the worst made boots I've ever...

Merrel are some of the worst made boots I've ever worn.

The heavy duty sneakers you linked to are made for walking on a flat, graded bike path or dirt road, in completely dry weather, not for...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-13-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,233
Posted By JerseyHighlander
My first question is, are they older enough to be...

My first question is, are they older enough to be the real Vasque, from back when they were made by Vasque, in Italy or the new Chinese made junk Vasque corporate puts out with their label? If they...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 11-02-2016, 12:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,090
Posted By JerseyHighlander
Random, First, congratulations on having...

Random,

First, congratulations on having the sense to do some research and ask questions of others that have experience in the area, instead of jumping in. Too many don't, then SAR gets involved....
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