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  • Recent Threads


    3% vs. 20%

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I've heard the claim that 3% of the Baxter visitors, (thru hikers), use 20% of Baxter resources. How is that possible? What's going on?

    Last Post By: Marta Today, 09:24 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: Kat9Maui

    Hey everyone, I was curious as to how much children should carry on a back packing trip that would have over night camping... Just for the fun of it

    Last Post By: The Solemates Today, 09:23 Go to last post

    Anyone Know When The 2016 AT Guide Comes Out

    Thread Starter: Googan

    Pretty straightforward question. I was just wondering when the 2016 version of the AT Guide comes out?

    Last Post By: Rain Man Today, 09:22 Go to last post
    Tipi Walter

    20 Days on Medicare

    Thread Starter: Tipi Walter

    "20 Days on Medicare" is an apt title since I got my medicare card on July 1st (and I almost needed hospitalization on this trip) but other

    Last Post By: Rain Man Today, 09:20 Go to last post

    open ended section vs. thru hike

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    The stats say only 20% finish a thru hike. So I think many of us realize the chance of finishing a thru is pretty small if we have bad knees, bad feet,

    Last Post By: changed Today, 09:19 Go to last post

    Reynolds Creek fire

    Thread Starter: Marta

    A major area of Glacier NP is closed, including much of the CDT through the center of the Park. It's a horror. I've been there hiking for the past week.

    Last Post By: Marta Today, 08:50 Go to last post