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  1. The Coos trail in NH coexists with Ride the Wilds...

    The Coos trail in NH coexists with Ride the Wilds https://ridethewilds.nhgrand.com/.
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    FYI, the list of NH 4Ks is most likely changing....

    FYI, the list of NH 4Ks is most likely changing. Tecumseh is probably gone (too short close but no cigar like Sandwich), Waumbek (too short). Guyot is supposedly going to go on the list but its easy...
  3. New Balance sells 4E trail runners, that what I...

    New Balance sells 4E trail runners, that what I need to use. That said I get one season of hiking out of pair.
  4. Ran into Northbounder on Lafayette on Sunday 5/24

    I didnt get his trail name but given the deep snow issues he is making great time.

    There were a couple of people doing the Pemi loop that had just come between Liberty and Haystack and said the...
  5. I agree, the XL was a large at best. If you...

    I agree, the XL was a large at best. If you actually want to wear one go up one size. They are a nice poly cotton blend
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    A new option is Katahdin Woods and Waters...

    A new option is Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument immediately to the east of Baxter State Park. They have the southern starting point of the IAT (The IAT starts outside of BSP as its is not...
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    There is reliable spring on Gulfside Trail just...

    There is reliable spring on Gulfside Trail just south of the northernly junction with the Mt Clay Loop. Many hikers take the side trail over Mt Clay as it has great views, that means they walk by the...
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    I have never had any issues on the slide except...

    I have never had any issues on the slide except for folks up hill dislodging stuff. There is always the Bruts "bushwhack" that is starting to get established in the summer as an alternative. The...
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    Maine Huts and Trail is currently in financial...

    Maine Huts and Trail is currently in financial trouble but assuming it make it through they offer hut to hut experience in the winter. The Coos Trail in northern NH is far less crowded alternative to...
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    There is only one 4k without a trail, it has a...

    There is only one 4k without a trail, it has a very well defined "path". The path is not blazed but it pretty well worn into the ground.
  11. That was quick, I got mine in the mail today. My...

    That was quick, I got mine in the mail today. My only corona virus souvenir (to date)
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    The key thing is save a good one for your last...

    The key thing is save a good one for your last one. There are some lesser 4Ks like Zealand east Osceola Middle and South Carter that to most are just check marks on the list, best not to end up with...
  13. Thread: Trail Alert

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    It would improve this post if you indicated that...

    It would improve this post if you indicated that the LEOs and the ATC have been notified preferably with some corroborative information like a link to a local news source to establish its legitimacy....
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    I wonder if White House Landing will be able to...

    I wonder if White House Landing will be able to survive the Corona Virus shutdowns? Currently the Maine governor has allowed camps to reopen in rural counties on a reservation only basis for Maine...
  15. They can install and maintain signage at...

    They can install and maintain signage at trailheads but it will be a thankless job. I expect with a screw gun and some wood Crag Camp could be closed off pretty quickly. My guess is the hope is its...
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    RMC Camps and campsites in the whites are closed and will be patrolled by a caretaker

    This cuts down the remaining camping options in the Northern Presidentials (Jefferson, Madison and Adams) in NH. NH is slowly starting to reopen for state residents in May but every indication is...
  17. I was out for quick loop through the woods to...

    I was out for quick loop through the woods to Ledges Trail and down Sargent trail nearby on Friday. Only one trace of ice up near the ledges. I had shorts and a T shirt on. Definitely looking like a...
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    There is book out there called Scudders viewing...

    There is book out there called Scudders viewing guide and I believe its has a section on why you typically can not see the ocean from the top of Mt Washington except in the morning when the sun angle...
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    Yes, generally in the summer the summits and...

    Yes, generally in the summer the summits and ridgeline build clouds during the day, its not unusual to see the summits start to build clouds as the day heats up. Photochemical smog in the air also...
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    I have done marathon drives in the past including...

    I have done marathon drives in the past including Franklin TN to Gorham NH in on shot solo after 2 weeks of hiking. and a lot of one shots to PA and VA. The trick is bring a cooler and while one...
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    With respect to wear and tear on vehicles for...

    With respect to wear and tear on vehicles for section hiking. i really do not see it as an issue. I was sectioning for about 8 years. I had Honda Cicic that got 40 MPG. If anything I did not use it...
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    Many but not all the the WMNF side trails and...

    Many but not all the the WMNF side trails and parking lots were reopened to public use last evening after being closed for week due poor coordination with the state of NH.
  23. Standard answer is the black flies come visiting...

    Standard answer is the black flies come visiting for Mothers day and dont leave until fathers day. It has been a cooler than average April and the beginning of May is also predicted to be the same so...
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    First time I am aware of with the modern hut...

    First time I am aware of with the modern hut system. No doubt some of them were closed during WW2.
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    Might want to merge this into the other posting

    Might want to merge this into the other posting
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