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by HAZardous
Nov 02 2017 10:19 am
Forum: In the news...
Topic: Sailors rescued after 5 months at sea
Replies: 18
Views: 915

Re: Sailors rescued after 5 months at sea

Come on, the whole 30 ft. tiger shark thing is totally believable if the only marine documentary you ever watched was Sharknado.
by HAZardous
Nov 01 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: AZT Hiking
Topic: Nov 250 Mile Section Hike: Advice, please
Replies: 2
Views: 294

Re: Nov 250 Mile Section Hike: Advice, please

Not that I'm a through hiker, but I would start north and head south to lower. warmer climate to keep ahead of approaching winter. Plan starting in Flag southbound. If when you get here the weather forecast is unfavorable, move your start to Pine, which is 1500 feet lower.
by HAZardous
Sep 27 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Looking to go backpacking for a night...where do you suggest
Replies: 11
Views: 531

Re: Looking to go backpacking for a night...where do you suggest

I second the Knoll lake idea, totally beautiful and lovely camp sites. I hiked it from the hatchery as a day hike recently, but for backpacking, I would do it from the Rim road (FR300,) only 2 miles to the lake on Babe Haught trail. It's a lot of vertical from the hatchery.
by HAZardous
Sep 27 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Trail Chat
Topic: Stacey Kozel PCT hiker controversy
Replies: 18
Views: 1091

Re: Stacey Kozel PCT hiker controversy

Photo at Canadian boarder definitely faked. She is photoshopped in with lighting wrong, as evidenced on her jacket.
by HAZardous
Sep 27 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Map & Navigation
Topic: Compasses
Replies: 23
Views: 1935

Re: Compasses

Now I'm wondering how the current declination for any location in my Garmin GPS (with the old 1:24k topo maps I have loaded for AZ,NM.UT,CO) are dealt with when using my GPS to navigate from one location to another? It's not much of a problem. Your GPS is pointing you to a location, not in a direct...
by HAZardous
Jul 25 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Road Conditions
Topic: SR87 - aka Beeline Hwy
Replies: 44
Views: 2754

Re: SR87 / Beeline Hwy 2017 summer restrictions

@superstitionguy I've crossed 260 many times between Camp Verde and Payson, and never seen a lot of traffic. My opinion is that the highest priority for Arizona is that after finishing I-10 to three lanes from Phoenix to Tucson, we need three lanes on I-17 from Anthem to Cordes Junction. I rarely u...
by HAZardous
Jun 28 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Fire & Area Closures
Topic: Stage II fire restrictions - Coconino NF
Replies: 13
Views: 1003

Re: Stage II fire restrictions - Coconino NF

chumley wrote: I can't say I've read any accounts of modern vehicles or trailers starting fires while driving or parking for the purpose of camping near a forest road in Arizona.
Images of the '78 Arcosanti car-b-que are burned deep in our collective memories. ;)

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