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Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,540
Posted By Bear Guy
Three rain events (Oct 25th, 26th, 30th) have...

Three rain events (Oct 25th, 26th, 30th) have pushed lake level up about a foot.
https://www4.des.state.nh.us/Rti_home/station_information_display.asp?WID=winni&ID=WEIN3
Forum: General Discussion 11-01-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,952
Posted By Bear Guy
You might check out this thread, and several...

You might check out this thread, and several others that are linked from it:

https://www.winnipesaukee.com/forums/showthread.php?t=18206
Forum: Boating 10-10-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,601
Posted By Bear Guy
For early October, it looks to me like lake level...

For early October, it looks to me like lake level is fairly normal:
http://bizer.com/lakelog.png (Credit bizer.com)
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,519
Posted By Bear Guy
I recommend having a look at the guide on the...

I recommend having a look at the guide on the left side of the link (https://spotthestation.nasa.gov/sightings/view.cfm?country=United_States&region=New_Hampshire&city=Meredith#.WdYUpluPJJ8) below. ...
Forum: General Discussion 10-03-2017, 07:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,519
Posted By Bear Guy
Post Could be ISS

If I may suggest your time is a little off, this could certainly be the International Space Station. The link below lists sighting opportunities from Meredith, all visible with the naked eye. I...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,221
Posted By Bear Guy
water tower

That's a water tower disguised as a lighthouse:
https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=8321
https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=8320
Forum: Boating 09-05-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,914
Posted By Bear Guy
Here's the WMUR story: ...

Here's the WMUR story:
http://www.wmur.com/article/man-boy-recovering-after-boating-mishap-water-search/12170642

PeterG, it appears the globe article is poorly phrased. WMUR makes it sound like...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,448
Posted By Bear Guy
Mailboxes

Found this online image of the 'north end' mailboxes; I'd say 80 is a good estimated count for these metal mail repositories. And the NatGeo article that blog links to has the island's cottage count...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,448
Posted By Bear Guy
Estimate

The Meredith Assessing Department has a full list of properties on the web. I used this list (link below) and found roughly 225 lots listed on Bear. Take off a good dozen for conservation and YMCA...
Forum: Lost & Found 08-24-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 862
Posted By Bear Guy
Found - Facebook

White Ronix board reported as found on the "I boat on Lake Winnipesaukee" Facebook page.
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,061
Posted By Bear Guy
This web posting about the rebuilding of the...

This web posting about the rebuilding of the Birch-Steamboat bridge states the old bridge was made with red oak, not hornbeam.
https://www.houzz.com/projects/191818/steamboat-bridge
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,713
Posted By Bear Guy
https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/showphoto....

https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=135

https://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=11250
...
Forum: Boating 05-08-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 22,728
Posted By Bear Guy
Here is Bizer's lake level chart from a decade...

Here is Bizer's lake level chart from a decade ago. I estimate the peak of the 1998 flood was just over 14 inches above full lake, and down to about a foot for July 4.
Chart does also show the...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 05-01-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,001
Posted By Bear Guy
We use a single cross brace on each section of...

We use a single cross brace on each section of dock (see image 1) - which might keep your costs down - we we find to be quite effective. You'd want to alternate diagonal directions on each section....
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,614
Posted By Bear Guy
The (private) map of Bear I received shows two...

The (private) map of Bear I received shows two possible utility feeds to the island from Meredith neck: one at the northern tip near the mail dock, and the other across from Cattle Landing.
The map...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11,160
Posted By Bear Guy
I turn to Bizer as the authority on islands. By...

I turn to Bizer as the authority on islands. By the Bizer definition, an island must be surrounded by water at high lake in June. Thus, the Krainewood community doesn't qualify.

The list of...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2017, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 18,173
Posted By Bear Guy
There is still a niche market for film cameras....

There is still a niche market for film cameras. Even a few you can still buy new, outside the disposables, that is.

Use ebay's advanced search feature; that allows you to view completed or sold...
Forum: General Discussion 03-03-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,546
Posted By Bear Guy
Skimming NH

The NHSA does host an event with snowmobile watercross, held in October in Fremont: http://www.nhgrassdrags.com/

There's also a skimming demo at the Highnote Music Festival in Epping in September.
Forum: Snowmobiling 02-13-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,524
Posted By Bear Guy
WMUR has a snow total list:...

WMUR has a snow total list: http://www.wmur.com/article/town-by-town-snow-totals-for-new-hampshire-feb-12-13-2017/8736455

As of 10:45a Feb 13, here are a few highlights:
Center Harbor - 7"...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 01-24-2017, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,167
Posted By Bear Guy
Newmarket = easy

Newmarket NH is very straightforward: call them. Right from their website:
the-town-plow-truck-knocked-down-my-mailbox-who-do-i-call...
Forum: General Discussion 01-05-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,606
Posted By Bear Guy
It's Venus

You are seeing Venus and the moon. In early January of this year, the moon and Venus are close together in the sky, just after dark (see link below). Though the first quarter moon isn't achieved...
Forum: General Discussion 01-03-2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 21,867
Posted By Bear Guy
Back when Church Landing was still a church, I...

Back when Church Landing was still a church, I had my reception at the Chase House (across the street from town docks). I would recommend it.
I only remember going there once to discuss and select...
Forum: Winni Pets 10-26-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 120,876
Posted By Bear Guy
I think the first image here meet's Pineedles'...

I think the first image here meet's Pineedles' original guidelines of a dog in or above waterline. This was our golden somewhere off Dolly (looking north) late one February.
The second is the same...
Forum: General Discussion 10-18-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,865
Posted By Bear Guy
Resolved

Stand-off is reported as resolved, with no injuries:
http://www.nh1.com/news/update-woman-in-custody-after-candia-swat-stand-off-2-shots-fired-no-injuries/
Forum: General Discussion 10-18-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,865
Posted By Bear Guy
As of 10:45, NH1 news is reporting a situation in...

As of 10:45, NH1 news is reporting a situation in Candia, and speculating it may be a hostage situation.
...
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