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in: kensr; kensr > 2020-06-29

Jul 2, 2020 2:21 PM # 
Tom O:
for the AT/LT boundary monitoring volunteer work - sounds tedious. I was hoping to get up to VT to finish the LT this summer but they are still requiring a quarantine coming from DE so I think I will have to postpone. I would also like to get up there to do some trail crew work with the GMC at some point.
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Jul 2, 2020 2:50 PM # 
kensr:
Just officially opened up the shelters yesterday. Saw a couple thru hikers on Monday. Probably will be busy this weekend. VT continues to open up slowly, they've been very conservative to good effect.

We were in a thick area Monday. As I recall south of rte 4 the whole western slope is open birch forest. I'm hoping that will be easy travelling. This is like slow rogaining with a control every 400m plus guide marks along the way. Handling the big survey maps, signs, hammer and a can of paint is a bit much, though. I expected to take about an hour per mile, but it turns out a mile is about a day's worth.

If you make it up again, let me know if you need a shuttle. I can get all over the state without any trouble.

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