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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 03-16-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,687
Posted By madison
I'm in the Finger Lakes area where it was pretty...

I'm in the Finger Lakes area where it was pretty warm last week, so we got a good amount of sap from our 12 trees and boiled off a little over 2 quarts. It turned cold again over the weekend so not...
Forum: Trip Reports 02-15-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,885
Posted By madison
Excellent report and photos, and a welcome escape...

Excellent report and photos, and a welcome escape from the current deep snow and cold of winter. Lila to Inlet has long been on my bucket list- I've done Little Tupper to Lila and the Oswegatchie...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 01-21-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,262
Posted By madison
Great photos, thanks for sharing! I was on the...

Great photos, thanks for sharing! I was on the Raquette River that same week last year, I remember that cold.
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-15-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,664
Posted By madison
Incidents like this are unfortunately too common...

Incidents like this are unfortunately too common this year. So sorry that you had to deal with this.

I'll be in this area, paddling Stony Creek Ponds and the Raquette River next week. I'll...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-10-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,154
Posted By madison
I have seen/heard several stories of...

I have seen/heard several stories of kayak/canoe/bike racks stolen off of vehicles at trailheads and parking areas this year. The assumption by many seems to be that the influx of people due to Covid...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 09-03-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,507
Posted By madison
DSettahr is right about Brown's Tract Inlet- the...

DSettahr is right about Brown's Tract Inlet- the shoreline is marshy and it is impossible to even land there, let alone camp.

There are several campsites on Big Island, which is in the south end...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-13-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By madison
So there's a guy who harasses people even though...

So there's a guy who harasses people even though they are parked not on his property but on town-owned property and then keys cars that are left there while people are paddling? Sounds like a great...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-12-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By madison
I'll have my kayak with me for this trip- an Old...

I'll have my kayak with me for this trip- an Old Town Loon 15 double seater, (the front seat is for the dog) so I probably will not be doing anything with much of a portage. I thought about bringing...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-12-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,614
Posted By madison
I don't mean to be a bummer, but I live about 15...

I don't mean to be a bummer, but I live about 15 minutes from the FLNF and spend alot of time there, and I can tell you that area is seeing quite a bit of overuse/abuse this season also. I'm...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-11-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By madison
Thanks for the replies everyone. Your input is...

Thanks for the replies everyone. Your input is much appreciated.

A question regarding the West Branch Sacandaga- How strong is the current? I'll be solo so doing a point to point from the put-in...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-10-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By madison
Hiking/Paddling around Piseco Lake

Hey All,

I'll be at Little Sand Point Campground on Piseco Lake in a couple weeks, and am looking for some information to plan day trips. After years of wanting to, I'm finally going to paddle...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-10-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,614
Posted By madison
There is one designated site on the small point...

There is one designated site on the small point just before the lean-to at Middle Settlement. It's a quality site. Don't remember any others. I think I remember a tent site not far from the lean-to...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-08-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,625
Posted By madison
I second the Little Tupper/Round Lake suggestion....

I second the Little Tupper/Round Lake suggestion. No carries, lots of free/first come sites, and a few nice options for day trips. head out as early as possible, though, because the winds from the...
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 11-19-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 18,602
Posted By madison
Since you can't legally shoot a moose in NY, what...

Since you can't legally shoot a moose in NY, what exactly would be a good reason?
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 09-23-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,506
Posted By madison
I have encountered this numerous times and it has...

I have encountered this numerous times and it has always angered me. Even in cases where it is legal, such as hunters getting special permission to leave campers on first come sites for weeks at a...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-30-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,150
Posted By madison
Thanks everyone. I'll have 3 days so I might do...

Thanks everyone. I'll have 3 days so I might do both Pillsbury Mt and Pillsbury Lake, on separate hikes. I did Snowy once years ago and wouldn't mind doing it again but it will have to be after I get...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 08-29-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,150
Posted By madison
Pillsbury Mt

Hey All,

I'll be in the Lewey Lake area for the 2nd time this season in mid September. I'm thinking of climbing Pillsbury Mt for the first time. I've done about a dozen hikes from the Pillsbury...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 07-23-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,241
Posted By madison
I know from 1st hand observation that the float...

I know from 1st hand observation that the float plane operators do not limit themselves to the areas where they are legally permitted.
Forum: Trip Reports 06-28-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,687
Posted By madison
We spent a little time on the island and never...

We spent a little time on the island and never saw a privy. The nearby double lean-to is impressive.Wldrns, did your group make the nifty single log camp chairs that are in front of the fireplace? If...
Forum: Trip Reports 06-27-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,687
Posted By madison
Eighth Lake to Raquette Lake, Nessmuk style

This past Monday I met my distant cousin Will for the 1st time in the Taproom parking lot at Raquette Lake. We are both the great-great-great grandsons of George Washington Sears, AKA Nessmuk, who's...
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