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    Bivies and Rain

    Thread Starter: TwoRoads

    I'm wondering how bivies compare with tents in the rain. I have a Double Rainbow Tarptent, which I love, but might like to try a bivy to get a smaller

    Last Post By: nsherry61 Today, 22:59 Go to last post

    Early Start

    Thread Starter: andsoshewalks

    So I'm looking to start the end of february/early march. I am aware that this will result in me inevitably facing a lot of cold weather and snow, so i'm

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    Thread Starter: skinnbones

    Just purchased my MSR pocket rocket stove today. After $1,100.00 spent, I only lack buying a pair of trekking pants and a few minor items. This is a very

    Last Post By: Hikingjim Today, 22:35 Go to last post

    Too old? Too out of shape?

    Thread Starter: skylark

    I have been trying to prepare for a long distance thru-hike by doing shorter hiking trips. I did the Manistee River Loop the last three days. The problem

    Last Post By: Toolumpy Today, 22:34 Go to last post
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    solo femail thru hiker ?

    Thread Starter: penny b

    I have looked in here about solo thru hikers but not find much on how safe it is for a female hiking alone. can anyone give me some insight on this ?

    Last Post By: Fireplug Today, 22:29 Go to last post
    penny b

    milage markers ?

    Thread Starter: penny b

    I haven't been on the trail yet but still planning my journey. i understand there is " white blaze" markers to follow the trail and i see many

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