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    More layers of warm clothing can help too. And...

    More layers of warm clothing can help too.
    And if you already own appropriate clothes it's cheaper than buying more gear.
    How cold are the conditions you are talking about?
  2. Looks like Kathy and I are out for the group meet...

    Looks like Kathy and I are out for the group meet up.
    Kathy has something she is committed to on Saturday and I have something on Sunday.
    On another note, there was plenty of flowing water in the...
  3. Turns out we didn't get there Saturday, life got...

    Turns out we didn't get there Saturday, life got in the way and we had to change plans.
    I expect we'll get there today and do 1 night in the woods.
    Something is better than nothing.
  4. Kathy and I will be going to Harriman MLK...

    Kathy and I will be going to Harriman MLK weekend, arriving late Sat. and staying until Monday evening. We'll wait and see what next weekend brings.
  5. It's good to hear AK is OK. I always enjoy his...

    It's good to hear AK is OK.
    I always enjoy his company, wit and wisdom.
  6. What we do on Friday night will be decided at the...

    What we do on Friday night will be decided at the last minute taking into account what time we can leave home and what the weather is forecast to be.
  7. There's a possability that Kathy and I might...

    There's a possability that Kathy and I might arrive very late Friday/ very early Saturday morning, who knows.
    Maybe we'd just do both nights at West Mountain. We'll see.
  8. Checking in to see what's planned. Kathy and I...

    Checking in to see what's planned.
    Kathy and I should be able to make it at least for Saturday and the Sunday feast
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    You can get to the trail from New York City by...

    You can get to the trail from New York City by bus or train. Check the New York/New Jersey Trail Conference web site for details.
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    You could push back you start date, to see how...

    You could push back you start date, to see how things work out, by doing a flip flop hike starting from Harper's Ferry or by going SOBO
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    My wife and I enjoyed a night at the Sterling Inn...

    My wife and I enjoyed a night at the Sterling Inn in Maine.
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    My wife and I recently went on a camping trip in...

    My wife and I recently went on a camping trip in northern Minnesota where the night time lows were -17, -37, and -38.
    And during the day the temperatures never got up to zero.
    Is that too cold? ...
  13. Thread: Mlk vii

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    Yep, we remember well. That was a nice place to...

    Yep, we remember well.
    That was a nice place to spend a cold night.
    The walk out the next day took us past lots of good looking ice formations
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    My wife and I have done a couple of trips in...

    My wife and I have done a couple of trips in northern MN where the morning temperature when we climb out of the bag is 25 degrees..........below zero!
    It's all about the gear and clothing in those...
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    We eat out of the pot then boil more water to...

    We eat out of the pot then boil more water to make tea.
    That cleans the food remnants from the pot pretty well.
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    Try it, you'll like it. Just be ready for cold...

    Try it, you'll like it.
    Just be ready for cold weather.
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    My wife and I have been using the same pot...

    My wife and I have been using the same pot recommended by D2maine for years now.
    We just take turns eatting out of the pot
    We left the lid handle and just cut a small hole in the cozy cover
    It...
  18. Thread: Mlk vii

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    I'm gonna miss seeing you folks this year. Is it...

    I'm gonna miss seeing you folks this year.
    Is it just going to be a Saturday night outing or some spend the weekend in the park?
    Me and Kathy will be on our own adventure in northern MN. We'll...
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    I've heard it said that for cold weather you...

    I've heard it said that for cold weather you should have a pad with an R rating of at least 5, yours is only 4.4.
    Add a foam pad underneath yours to provide extra insulation plus if your inflatable...
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    Kathy and I won't be joining in this year. On...

    Kathy and I won't be joining in this year.
    On that weekend we'll be doing a 5 day, dog sled, camping trip in northern Minnesota's Bounday Water Canoe Area. :)
    You can read about it here.
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    My wife, who has been hiking and backpacking for...

    My wife, who has been hiking and backpacking for years, doesn't use any kind of device.
    Her routine is to walk out of sight with bathroom bag in hand and then return when she is finished.
    I give...
  22. Thread: Winter boots

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    To be more specific, I'd like boots to use for...

    To be more specific, I'd like boots to use for long weekend trips, up to 3 nights, that might or might not involve snow shoes or traction devices other than crampons. I use Stabilicers. I'll look...
  23. Thread: Winter boots

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    Winter boots

    I'm in the market for new winter boots.
    I've used Sorel Caribou boots up until now but because of some less than favorable on-line reviews I'm considering other makes too.
    I'm looking for boots...
  24. If you're willing to travel farther I bet you'd...

    If you're willing to travel farther I bet you'd enjoy the Laurel Highlands Trail in Pennsylvania.
    See info for the trail here.
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    Let me suggest that you and Hondo do some nights...

    Let me suggest that you and Hondo do some nights in a tent together so that he gets used to it.
    Also do some some multi day hikes so you get to figure out Hondo's eating habits while hiking.
    My...
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