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  • Recent Threads

    Deacon

    Super Lite Knife

    Thread Starter: Deacon

    I'm not a real knife fan on the trail, but I just saw this on TV, and I thought it was worth sharing. This one has a 2.5" blade and weighs just

    Last Post By: freightliner Today, 12:14 Go to last post
    1azarus

    winter vapor barrier clothing explorations

    Thread Starter: 1azarus

    as you might predict for me, a few random directions here. skurka talks about the importance of vapor barrier clothing for winter camping, and the limited

    Last Post By: 1azarus Today, 12:04 Go to last post
    Growthegnar

    Richmond area thru-hiker prep series

    Thread Starter: Growthegnar

    Planning to thru-hike the AT in 2015?

    Want to connect with fellow hikers before hitting the trail?

    GreenLife Adventure Sports

    Last Post By: YesRushGen Today, 12:01 Go to last post
    Chair-man

    What Do You Get For Completing A Thru?

    Thread Starter: Chair-man

    What does one get for completing such a monumental task as finishing an Appalachian Trail thru hike?

    A Super Bowl type ring?
    A call

    Last Post By: rafe Today, 11:51 Go to last post
    AO2134

    Sleeping Bag Liner as Summer Bag?

    Thread Starter: AO2134

    Hey guys. I was wondering does anyone use a sleeping bag liner as a summer sleeping bag? If so, how is it? I never used one so I have no clue if it could

    Last Post By: Slo-go'en Today, 11:17 Go to last post
    rjhouser

    Trying to decide when to do it

    Thread Starter: rjhouser

    I know the saying "The trail will always be there" but let's be honest, youthful desire and a healthy body might not. I thru hiked the AT in

    Last Post By: royalusa Today, 11:10 Go to last post