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  • Recent Threads


    No show, ankle high, or regular length hiking socks? And what brand?

    Thread Starter: BP219

    I'll be buying a few pairs of merino hiking socks and was wondering what brand & style do you wear? I was thinking about getting the reg. length kind

    Last Post By: Harrison Bergeron Today, 16:08 Go to last post

    Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

    Thread Starter: Cadenza

    Last week I took a big, heavy Mystery Ranch NICE 6500 pack. I loaded it to the gills with everything I like to have. Saw,

    Last Post By: TNhiker Today, 16:07 Go to last post

    Neo Air Xlite: Opinions

    Thread Starter: Heliotrope

    Just purchased a neo air Xlite small. I have always used a foam pad torso length. But I am really not that comfortable on the foam pads. Hence the inflatable

    Last Post By: Wülfgang Today, 16:06 Go to last post

    Middle Prong Wilderness (NC)

    Thread Starter: TNhiker


    has anyone backpacked in the middle prong wilderness in north carolina and can let me know how it is


    Last Post By: TNhiker Today, 16:04 Go to last post
    Mr Liberty

    Stove for AT

    Thread Starter: Mr Liberty

    I'm looking at doing a 2016 SOBO on the AT (~early July through late Oct) and I'd like some advice on what I should use as a stove on the AT. It seems

    Last Post By: Moosling Today, 15:56 Go to last post

    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: Dogwood Today, 15:55 Go to last post