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by joebartels
Feb 22 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Weather
Topic: Mindless weather chit chat
Replies: 5980
Views: 179719

Re: Mindless weather chit chat

Snowing lightly right now on the best peak on planet earth
[ Piestewa Peak Summit Trail #300 ]
...kinna cold too
by joebartels
Feb 11 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Fossil Creek - Comprehensive River Management Plan
Replies: 8
Views: 499

Re: Fossil Creek - Comprehensive River Management Plan

The comment period has been extended! Dec. 1, 2018 - April 4, 2019.
https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/coconino ... rdb5410835
by joebartels
Jan 30 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Map & Navigation
Topic: Route Scout for Dummies
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: Route Scout for Dummies

@big_load
yes
- offline maps are available for the last 5 files set to follow as displayed on the homescreen of RS
- only the last file set to follow will show that route on the map
by joebartels
Jan 30 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Map & Navigation
Topic: Route Scout for Dummies
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: Route Scout for Totally Awesome Hikers

@wonderwoman78 Before Hike in Cell Range 1) import route ( which you have done ) 2) tap the file ( in the file folder ) you imported - imported files have a blue cloud icon 3) select "follow / change off-line maps" now it's ready for when you need it regardless of cell signal Hike 1) Press Begin Ac...
by joebartels
Jan 21 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Looking for a Hike
Topic: Beginner 2 Night Trip Nearer to Phoenix
Replies: 10
Views: 328

Re: Beginner 2 Night Trip Nearer to Phoenix

For Circlestone you'll likely either be doing Out-n-Back RS Import ID 34368 or loop West Pinto Tr #212 > Campaign Tr #256 > Fireline Tr #118 > Circlestone > Fireline > Reavis Ranch Tr #109 RS Import ID 25647 Import either into Route Scout Import > Search or ID > Enter ID RS is just navigation. A Per...
by joebartels
Jan 07 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: HAZ Apps
Topic: Route Scout - GPS Topo Mapper
Replies: 224
Views: 32295

Re: Route Scout - GPS Topo Mapper

Released for RS Android & iOS today 4.10.05 - fixed map loading issue ( since 4.10.01 ) - fixed iOS resume after break ( since Oct 2018 ) Notable from weeks ago 4.8.08 - added merge option to combine recorded routes into a new route - fixed profile stats for multiple track routes Merge is useful for...
by joebartels
Jan 07 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need Assistance: Peralta TH to Canyon Lake
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: Need Assistance: Peralta TH to Canyon Lake

@herdbull
yes #241 > #236 > #103 is the best option to avoid the majority of the undesirable uneven canyon segment

quick reference for others to plan
[ Superstition Wilderness Trails :: map ]
which I found by typing sup tra az in search
by joebartels
Jan 03 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Four Peaks amethyst mine theft
Replies: 4
Views: 289

Re: Four Peaks amethyst mine theft

Perhaps the plate is stolen
by joebartels
Jan 02 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: True Confessions of HAZ
Replies: 27
Views: 937

Re: True Confessions of HAZ

I can't imagine Michael going anywhere without six amenities, he's a classy dude.
by joebartels
Dec 23 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Secret canyon TH
Replies: 10
Views: 509

Re: Secret canyon TH

@nonot Sure seems like the jeep tours were involved. The depth the road has sunk near devil's bridge turnoff would take a tidal wave current to move so much sediment. no photos from that 1999 hike : rambo : On a second hike that day in West Fork I dropped the film in Oak Creek. Okay I slipped and l...
by joebartels
Dec 22 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: HAZ Apps
Topic: Route Scout - Beta Testing
Replies: 5
Views: 995

Re: Route Scout - Beta Testing

4.8.07 out immediately to days for beta testers
- added merge option to combine recorded files
- several dependency updates for Android
- disabled stop detection on iOS, trying full motion monitor thru breaks
by joebartels
Dec 22 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Secret canyon TH
Replies: 10
Views: 509

Re: Secret canyon TH

Aug 23rd 2017 FR 152 was the shock of the day. Once upon a time I scraped a Ford Escort down it, that would be difficult now with a tow truck. Apparently when they made the berm at the start years ago they stopped all maintenance and the jeep tour$ rejoiced. 4wd and good clearance now or 4wd and pra...
by joebartels
Dec 20 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Backpacking
Topic: Water in the Superstitions? Peralta loop or nearby?
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: Water in the Superstitions? Peralta loop or nearby?

Nobody wants to razz The_Flying_Sack_of_Feathers more than I. It is a debatable point of view. Personally I use the highest Gallons+ for Horton Springs. My photo has a link to hikerdw's photo showing how it's three feet deep. Perhaps one could pump water at an olympic rate and it would replenish. At...
by joebartels
Dec 20 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Backpacking
Topic: Water in the Superstitions? Peralta loop or nearby?
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: Water in the Superstitions? Peralta loop or nearby?

@hanmart Tap the mini map at the top of https://hikearizona.com/dexcoder.php?PID=1666609 If still unsure on the location - tap the Options menu then tap Official That should decipher the location. two different people reported vastly different levels of water on the same day decide for yourself :) h...
by joebartels
Dec 13 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Thinning Operations along Senator Highway
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Thinning Operations along Senator Highway

Beginning this week, a contractor will be using heavy equipment to thin trees on 695 acres of Prescott National Forest land. The Schoolhouse Stewardship Project is located south of the City of Prescott between Senator Highway and White Spar Road. Thinning operations will initially start along Senat...
by joebartels
Dec 13 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Shuttle
Replies: 1
Views: 185

Sabino Canyon Recreation Area Shuttle

TUCSON, AZ (December 13, 2018) The Coronado National Forest has just issued a permit to the Tucson-based nonprofit, Regional Partnering Center (RPC), to implement a new shuttle service in the Sabino Canyon Recreation Area in the Santa Catalina Ranger District. Implementation will occur in several ph...
by joebartels
Dec 13 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: HAZ Apps
Topic: Route Scout - Beta Testing
Replies: 5
Views: 995

Re: Route Scout - Beta Testing

4.8.06 available in minutes for Android Beta Testers - added auto route import * - fixed +Add Triplog tap issue *Once 4.8.06 is installed you will then see a Texas sized send button on guide pages with an Official Route. Also in route download dialog for any route on HAZ. Route Cloud will have the o...
by joebartels
Dec 13 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Flora & Fauna - Weather & Fire
Topic: Bobcat sighting
Replies: 25
Views: 783

Re: Bobcat sighting

No need to change anything but [ Non Hiking & Reply Photos ] worked in my test.
by joebartels
Dec 10 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Gear
Topic: delorme inreach
Replies: 84
Views: 4593

Re: delorme inreach

RowdyandMe wrote:
Aug 29 2018 2:55 pm
I am getting a somewear at the end of next month. It also uses the indruim satellite system.
I am really looking forward to getting it.
After that maybe a new phone I am looking at the black view bv9500 pro.
Did you get the Somewear Global Hotspot or hang on to the Spot 3?
by joebartels
Dec 10 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Astronomy/Sky
Topic: Watch for the Geminids
Replies: 4
Views: 473

Re: Watch for the Geminids

According to https://www.amsmeteors.org Naturally a daily read for a meteor enthusiast, mentions... Active from December 4th to December 16th , 2019 The Geminids are usually the strongest meteor shower of the year and meteor enthusiasts are certain to circle December 13 and 14 on their calendars. 20...

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