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The long trail can be very hard to follow in the winter.  We tried to follow it a bit last winter at Bolton, and kept losing the trail.  It should be easy, but itís just not.

Mike

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On Jan 12, 2016, at 3:17 PM, Mark P. Renson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

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> A GMC trail steward and I had a nice chat in the Starks Nest last season and she pointed out to me that the LT is really not built or maintained for winter use. FWIW. 
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> From:"Patrick C." <[log in to unmask]>
> Date:Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 2:20 PM
> Subject:Re: [SKIVT-L] TES Extremus does it again
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> I get lost on the LT in the winter with some frequency but I haven't required assistance
> With white blazes on white snow and nobody's prints to follow, it can be tricky.
> You are right, I usually just pop out somewhere unexpected, but not  in danger.
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> I am not sure what the conditions were like when this happened.
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> On Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 8:43 PM, roger Klinger <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> On Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 9:08 PM, Nathan Bryant <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >The goal is to do 45 miles in about 36 hours, with most people unfamiliar with the route.
> 
> What's to be familiar with?  It's  a straight line.  If you  take the wrong turn at an intersection, you're at a road in an hour. How does one possibly get lost?
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