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  • Portland to Conway Ski Trains?

    Conway Daily Sun Article Quote: It might take until 2017 for there to be passenger rail from the valley to Montreal, said Schwanke. Some ski trains, which would tie into the Boston area, may be operational by next fall, said Schwanke. Seems like many don't believe it will actually happen. I've always thought a ski train would be cool.

  • NH Considers “Hike Safe” Card

    We've had this discussion a lot...who should pay for rescues of hikers and folks that get in trouble in the mountains? Especially when the person is reckless or negligent? http://www.wcax.com/story/26358439/n...hike-safe-card NH is considering a "Hike Safe" card that would be $25 for an individual per year and $35 for a family that would prevent the cardholder(s) from the possibility of…

  • Indoor Mogul Skiing Championship

    I sure hope they are planning to televise this: 56272_G08_W01.jpg More details here:https://www.dropbox.com/s/hgnm50gasz...0Timetable.pdf Attached Images 56272_G08_W01.jpg (33.8 KB)

  • First Intro & a question about Lye Brook

    I do not see a specific location for introducing myself to the forum so I'm going to wing it. I have been hiking, mostly in New England, for 45 years. I love getting away and resetting as frequently as I can. Most of my mileage has been in Vermont. I have been fortunate enough to have hiked a bit in…

  • Robert H Treman Ithaca NY

    Scotty and JimG have been hiking together this Summer. I joined them for a hike at Sam's Point. Scotty told me Jim was dropping his Son off at Cornell for the upcoming semester. I wondered if he would be able to fit in a hike somewhere in the Ithaca area, there are lots of options. He couldn't, but Scotty was…

  • Biggest Thread Killer?

    So I was thinkin' (Problem in itself), that I seem to have the last post in a lot of threads. Is there a way to run a vbulletin query to see who on this site overall is the biggest thread killer? Maybe divide threads killed by total number of posts to come up with a percentage. Sorry Nick, I'm known…

  • Explain the name

    Powhunter pointed out that Octoberfest is on sale all ready - not something unreasonable to say to a guy with a Sam Adams reference in his screen name, right? Actually, the savemeasammy thing is a relic from nearly 20 years ago when I started playing fantasy football. I was a big Sam Adams fan then. I drank winter lager, Boston…