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3.1 acres of scrub woods and steep southwest slopes down to a swampy front yard. avg 45-60"/yr. precipitation. First frost: September 25. Last frost: April 10. Avg. low in winter is 22 degrees Fahrenheit, occasionally down to 0 or -2 to 3. Avg. high in summer is 82 degrees Fahrenheit, occasionally up to 103 to 104.


May
10
comment Recommended windproof matches?
You beat me to it! These are great matches.
May
4
comment Can I shoot a bear in self-defense?
Ha! Good point.
May
3
comment Should I be careful to use only dry rocks while building a campfire?
What should I do if the ground is frozen? It often freezes two feet down here.
Apr
25
comment Is it safe to eat poison ivy berries since I don't react to the leaves?
@Greg.Ley How should I edit it to make it better?
Apr
24
comment Does the solar powered fridge work as advertised whilst hiking?
Neat invention. Very cool.
Apr
23
comment Is it safe to eat poison ivy berries since I don't react to the leaves?
Thanks for the reply. I guess I'd better not.
Apr
9
comment Can/Should I cook in my tent?
Should you cook in your tent? I guess it's a possibility on a day in the desert, but it may result in sunstroke.:)
Apr
9
comment Are barberries edible?
The berries are red and elongated, about 1/4"x 1/8".
Mar
21
comment Are barberries edible?
I am in southeastern PA. I actually have no idea what species it is.