NFR How high are you

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  1. bennysbuddy

    bennysbuddy the sultan of swing

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    just got a new elevation app on my Ipad,seems I'm sitting at 49 feet here at home in marysville. how accurate are these apps?
     
  2. Porter

    Porter Active Member

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    Well I'm 4 into a great IPA... Lucille from Georgetown....I'm feeling high! perhaps a smidge higher than I should...Nachos please!
     
  3. Bob Rankin

    Bob Rankin Chasing fur and fish every second I get :)

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    I just got my kestrel pocket weather meter today in the mail and I'm at 1100 feet here in Yakavegas! These things are sweet!
     
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  4. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    1197 here in Moses Lake.
     
  5. Charles Sullivan

    Charles Sullivan dreaming through the come down

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    Last night...........pushing limits. Today........not so much.

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  6. Eyejuggler

    Eyejuggler Beech Nut

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    Had my cookie, feeling pretty light.
     
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  7. yellowlab03

    yellowlab03 Active Member

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    160' in Yelm according to the Suunto.
     
  8. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

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    i cant even settle on a pun for this one.
     
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  9. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

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    I live at above 5000'. Most of my summer fishing is at 7000' or above.
     
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  10. saffman

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    HIgher than a kite at 7460 at the house says the Garmin.
     
  11. saffman

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    Scratch that. Garmin says 7360. I have an app call GPS kit on the iphone that says 7276. No idea which is right but they are close.
     
  12. GAT

    GAT Dumbfounded

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    According to the National Weather Service, the altitude here is 249 feet. There is a GPS function on my field camera and it indicates the same... so, either the GPS function on the camera is correct or it is linked to the National Weather Service :D
     
  13. freestoneangler

    freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    Car GPS shows 392 feet.
     
  14. Jim Ficklin

    Jim Ficklin Genuine Montana Fossil

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    322 feet, but . . . you may have seen a different answer had I viewed this thread last night after a day had gone to crap & I spent a few hours recovering in the tying room while sipping generous portions of whiskey (I think they were generous portions; either that or I experienced a significant evaporation event.).
     
  15. jessejames

    jessejames Flyslinger

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    6500' here in Eastern Arizona.