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by aiwetir
April 17th, 2021, 11:20 am
Forum: Hiking in the News
Topic: Lost hiker found via imagery
Replies: 11
Views: 688

Re: Lost hiker found via imagery

I can attest that having a GPS is no solution. I was doing a school project comparing 8 different GPS unit accuracy/precision and while carrying this board around on my shoulder, I needed a paper map to make sure I was on the right trails :D
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by aiwetir
April 13th, 2021, 9:16 am
Forum: Hiking Health & Safety
Topic: covid vaccines currently available
Replies: 25
Views: 2129

Re: covid vaccines currently available

I don't get why appointments seem to be concentrated in certain cities. When I looked at Kaiser, I could pretty much have my pick of appointment times... if I went to Longview. Anywhere else, nothing. I don't even know if I can get a shot in WA as an Oregon resident, even within the Kaiser system. ...
by aiwetir
April 12th, 2021, 10:50 pm
Forum: Hiking Health & Safety
Topic: covid vaccines currently available
Replies: 25
Views: 2129

Re: covid vaccines currently available

If you want to go to Salem (maybe Woodburn or Monmouth), appointments have been mostly easy to get. They add appointments M,W,F sometime after noon. There are appointments available right now. Go to https://mychart.salemhealth.org/mychart/covid19/#/ Answer like 3 questions and pick a date and time, ...
by aiwetir
April 1st, 2021, 6:02 am
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

Re: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google

Well they did it. We’ll see how long it lasts

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by aiwetir
March 25th, 2021, 5:54 am
Forum: General Hiking Topics
Topic: Any updates on Saddle Mountain reopening?
Replies: 9
Views: 937

Re: Any updates on Saddle Mountain reopening?

Sunrise will have more birds singing too
by aiwetir
March 14th, 2021, 9:58 am
Forum: Trail Q&A
Topic: April 3-day loop recommendations
Replies: 7
Views: 758

Re: April 3-day loop recommendations

I can’t but help thinking that you are looking for day loop recommendations to do on April 3rd every time I see this :lol:
by aiwetir
March 12th, 2021, 6:23 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

Re: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google

Now you’ve got me thinking. Maybe we should just blaze a trail here and then there will be no more confusion.
by aiwetir
March 12th, 2021, 6:21 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

Re: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google

I too have thought about taking a precision GPS out there to walk the trail and put a track on the map to forever confuse everyone who sees that trail then sees my track and just can’t find it in real life.
by aiwetir
March 11th, 2021, 5:52 pm
Forum: Maps and Navigation
Topic: That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google
Replies: 14
Views: 1452

That Pesky Warren Lake Trail on Google

With the new Google editing tools rolled out today, I was able to select that non-existent Warren Lake Trail that shows on Google maps. I suggest about 20 more of us do that and maybe they’ll listen this time. I submit an edit like this about once a year for the last 5 years, but this new tool lets ...