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Old 01-31-2013, 08:39 AM   #7216
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Old 01-31-2013, 12:17 PM   #7217
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Don't think you can get your GS through the mud to the castle?
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Old 01-31-2013, 07:57 PM   #7218
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Didn't give the mud much thought at all, jersey state troopers are enough deterrent for me...
Well, I certainly wouldn't go there if the trooper is parked on the two-track eating donuts! But remember, I gave you a back up plan. And the sign just tells you to be careful near the cliffs. Does not say that motor vehicles are forbidden. In fact, the car proves that, right?

Still, the castle is pretty cool. Would be worth even walking down the path 100 yards to see it!
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Old 02-01-2013, 05:05 AM   #7219
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Didn't give the mud much thought at all, jersey state troopers are enough deterrent for me...
Five-O is probably just there to take a property damage damage report- fresh motorcycle tracks in the mud!
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Old 02-01-2013, 02:13 PM   #7220
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I figured I'd get the tag since it was on my way home:


FEDERATED CASTLE


A short hike off Route 9W is the Federation Castle. It is located at The Federation Memorial Park in Alpine, N.J. near the New York boarder atop the majestic Palisades Cliffs. Accessible from Route 9W, by way of a foot bridge over the Palisades Interstate Parkway and follow the path for 3 tenths of a mile.
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Old 02-01-2013, 03:45 PM   #7221
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I figured I'd get the tag since it was on my way home:
FEDERATED CASTLE
A short hike off Route 9W is the Federation Castle. It is located at The Federation Memorial Park in Alpine, N.J. near the New York boarder atop the majestic Palisades Cliffs. Accessible from Route 9W, by way of a foot bridge over the Palisades Interstate Parkway and follow the path for 3 tenths of a mile.
That's it! Just a few hundred yards South of the State Line Lookout! Nice job, John!
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Old 02-01-2013, 04:46 PM   #7222
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Thanks Doc!

Here's the new tag, it's located just North of the previous tag in a hamlet. Another clue:
Mollie _____ and most of her sons were Tories, but her son John was a loyalist. He was allowed to keep the family ferry operating across the Hudson River to Dobbs Ferry during the Revolution. An action by Mollie _____ during this period illustrates the close interaction of British and patriots in this vicinity.

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Old 02-01-2013, 08:17 PM   #7223
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Old 02-01-2013, 09:48 PM   #7224
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Nice cold nighttime get, Ken!
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Old 02-02-2013, 05:46 AM   #7225
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That"s it!!! Hope it wasn't too windy on the bridge last night.
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Old 02-02-2013, 05:52 AM   #7226
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I went for a test ride and it seemed calm enough to make the crossing. The snow squall had me a lil worried
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:07 AM   #7227
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While we wait for the new tag, I couldn't resist a Bruce of this great tag
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:31 AM   #7228
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Later this afternoon. The place I wanted to tag I couldnt do with a night shot, I have a picture from the day before but it would technically be a file photo so i didn't put it up.
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Old 02-02-2013, 10:18 AM   #7229
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You could have used a night shot to place the tag, and the file photo to clarify the location.
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Old 02-02-2013, 10:25 AM   #7230
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