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by Vandy
Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Which Itinerary?
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Re: Which Itinerary?

Personally, I would do Itinerary 2 only because I have never been to Lane Cove and I'd want to get the climb out of the way early in the trip. ☺
by Vandy
Sat Mar 11, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 22440

Re: Guess What Campground?

Feldtman #2
by Vandy
Wed Aug 24, 2016 6:31 am
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: 1st solo trip 5-day itinerary choices
Replies: 3
Views: 918

Re: 1st solo trip 5-day itinerary choices

I think either is doable. If you want to be really ambitious, get a taste of the Minong and Todd Harbor, here is the solo trip I did in 5 days during my last visit: June 25 – Windigo to Washington Creek CG (and back) - .3 Washington Creek CG to Greenstone Ridge Junction (and back) - .3 Windigo to Fe...
by Vandy
Sun Jul 24, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: 1st trip itinerary and advice
Replies: 16
Views: 2967

Re: 1st trip itinerary and advice

You reach different levels based on your number of posts.
Here are the thresholds:
Title: NewbieCake: 0-49
LNT Expert : 50-99
Trailblazer: 100-199
Bushwacker: 200-299
May actually live on IR: 300-499
IR Expert: 500+
by Vandy
Thu Apr 07, 2016 6:44 am
Forum: Food & Cooking
Topic: Novice Backpacker in search of a Solid Meal Plan:-)
Replies: 18
Views: 4515

Re: Novice Backpacker in search of a Solid Meal Plan:-)

Here is what I brought for a 1 week trip: Count Item 8 Pure Protein Bars 8 Oatmeal 3 Cereal/Instant Milk 14 Instant Coffee 14 Creamer Chicken packets 4 Snickers 2 Tortilla Soup 2 Chx Dumplings 2 Gumbo 6 Pop Tarts Peanut Butter 16 Gatorade Almonds Raisins M&Ms The tortilla soup, chicken dumplings and...
by Vandy
Sun Feb 28, 2016 6:52 am
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Itinerary Advice [Windigo to Rock Harbor]
Replies: 7
Views: 1446

Re: Itinerary Advice [Windigo to Rock Harbor]

I did quite a bit of your itinerary on my last visit. Trip report is here: viewtopic.php?t=1528
by Vandy
Sat Feb 27, 2016 6:41 am
Forum: Web Board & Web Site
Topic: Ways to improve the forums...
Replies: 28
Views: 6284

Re: Ways to improve the forums...

IMO it overshadows the point of the calendar. I do think it provides valuable information though. How difficult would it be to create and maintain a 'Transportation' calendar that could be referenced?
by Vandy
Fri Feb 19, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: Web Board & Web Site
Topic: Ways to improve the forums...
Replies: 28
Views: 6284

Re: Ways to improve the forums...

Awesome! Such collaborative work, too. ...And, quick turnaround from the point of suggestion. Thanks again for all you do.
by Vandy
Mon Feb 15, 2016 7:07 am
Forum: Web Board & Web Site
Topic: Ways to improve the forums...
Replies: 28
Views: 6284

Re: Ways to improve the forums...

I'll heap on praise for the site as well. And, also request the new window instead of replacing the page when links are clicked.
by Vandy
Thu Feb 04, 2016 7:50 am
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: East Feldtman Lake Trail
Replies: 14
Views: 2173

Re: East Feldtman Lake Trail

I found my circa 1987 Isle Royale Topo map from my first trip to the island. Here is a snap of the East Feldtman Lake trail:
East Feldtman Lake Trail.jpg
by Vandy
Fri Jan 29, 2016 10:38 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: 2016 Winter Study
Replies: 8
Views: 2066

Re: 2016 Winter Study

Posted on the Wolves and Moose of Isle Royale facebook page this morning:

"Ready and (still) waiting - we need some cold weather and more ice before full deployment of the Winter Study 2016...maybe next week."