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... a room divider, and kept the windows cracked. My feet... whew. I even febreeze'd them for the sake of breathing........... :) Made it to Lake Saranac and Lake Placid. On a mission to see MOOSE! -mission failed in this area. No Meese. We made way to the Olympic center in lake placid and explored around the lake. It was absolutely beautiful, so peaceful and ...
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5 - Drove an hour out of Lake Placid to the ESF Ecological Center where Ben worked one summer. This is where Ben did a lot of wildlife trapping and tagging and where he conducted his study on reproduction of wood frogs and spotted salamanders in the vernal pools of the Huntington Forest. We met with people whom Ben had worked with and who were still there and we were ...
... trail...that's Colorado.
Now, imagine you are at the bottom of the hill/mountain you want to hike. Find the gully or ditch. This is how water travels from the top of the mountain to the bottom. That's the trail! Just go up that wet, steep incline with huge boulders and mud. Talk about a slog up that mountain. It was HUMID. I couldn't tell if I really was sweating or if it was all the humidity in the air that was condensing on my skin! And then huffing ...
... a banshee, I fought my way into a dry set of clothes. I sprinted into the tent and dove into my sleeping bag. Maura piled layers of blankets on top of me. She must have wondered if too many miles in the saddle had pushed me over the brink. Maybe? I zonked out listening to the distant roar of the Blue Ridge Waterfalls.
and some funny points:
- leaving queens at 4pm is just a bad idea - insane manhattan
traffic!!! (2h to get out of the city...) In total, I was travelling
there 12h door-to-tent and back 6h.... well yeah :D
- It's not funny when you go up Mt Haystack ...