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  • Recent Threads


    storing gear

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I know about not storing insulated stuff stuffed tight. But what about tents, pads? My hiking clothes share a drawer with my cycling clothes. Not sure

    Last Post By: Mtsman Today, 04:25 Go to last post

    Deaf boy camping

    Thread Starter: illabelle

    I will be heading up a church-affiliated co-ed scouting type kid's group next year. One of the children we expect to serve is about 7 years old, and

    Last Post By: squeezebox Today, 03:59 Go to last post

    Columbia boots

    Thread Starter: Lifersol

    This is my first post on here really. I've noticed that when people ask about shoes or boots or trail runners, that no one mentions the Columbia brand.

    Last Post By: Mtsman Today, 03:01 Go to last post

    Rain gear choice discussion

    Thread Starter: mksapp

    Im thinking about using The Packa along with Zpacks Challenger Rain pants.... possibly the Zpacks Challenger Rain Gaiters for my thru hike. What rain

    Last Post By: capehiker Today, 02:17 Go to last post

    Section Hike as series of out and backs...double counting?

    Thread Starter: Kaptainkriz

    So, if each time I do a hike/section, I park in a lot, hike somewhere, and return, and do the whole trail this way, I will actually have hiked the whole

    Last Post By: Mtsman Today, 02:14 Go to last post

    GSMNP Loop hIke advise

    Thread Starter: Hosh

    New to this forum and looking for insight on backpacking in GSMNP. I am an experienced backpacker in the Central Rockies and SE Utah. I am

    Last Post By: greentick Today, 01:24 Go to last post