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Discussion: 8:28/mi - that be some spee...

in: PG; PG > 2011-11-28

Nov 28, 2011 10:30 PM # 
8:28/mi - that be some speedy mapping sir!!
Nov 28, 2011 10:31 PM # 
we seem to have gotten the same thought at the same time :)
Nov 28, 2011 10:42 PM # 
Before I made the original Bull Pond map at West Point, I went down for a day when Göran Öhlund was mapping Round Pond to see what I could learn. We parked on the edge of the map and headed up a dirt road to get to the interior. I was walking pretty swiftly to keep up. After a few hundred meters we reached the top of the hill, time to head off into the woods to start mapping.

Except I looked at the map board and both sides of the road were marked up.

I used to map pretty quickly. But not that fast. And certainly not 8:28 a mile.

Guess I better change the activity to "running," if only to keep my total of mapping hours accurate.

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