It doesn't appear by quick look that the fires are on the MF ... but the one on the SF might make for some serious smoke in the area.
I was thinking of going into the Seven Devils ... but it looks like fire crews are launching from same place I would launch from. Last year about this time they closed the area I want to backpack in - I'll call first before I go. Or, maybe I'll just stay close to home - archery hunting starts tomorrow.
Kind of depends on what my daughter wants to do ... climb peaks in the Seven Devils ... or get ready for school and play with friends, etc.
I often use fresh earth dryer sheets while drying my clothes, after washing them in scent free soap. At some point I started putting these dryer sheets in the plastic tubs that I store my hunting clothes in. This seems to work very will. Anytime I pull my clothes out of the box they reek of fresh earth.
I'm too tight to be buying a bunch of scent loc, which I don't believe in. So this is a good and cheap alternative. I like it so much I even toss one in my backpack to help cover the...