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  • Recent Threads


    Hammock camping on an AT thru-hike

    Thread Starter: ryan850

    Have any of you used a hammock tent for a thru-hike? Did you have problems with that? I have a Clark NX-150 and love it. It's 3 lbs 6 oz, but when

    Last Post By: TomN Today, 08:32 Go to last post

    Bus transportation

    Thread Starter: rustmd

    Planning a NOBO section hike NJ to somewhere in CT. What towns can I find bus transportation for my return home?


    Last Post By: gsingjane Today, 08:30 Go to last post

    Feeding the Brain

    Thread Starter: Kinnie

    I'm sure this is somewhere, but I can't find it. I am wondering how you deal with the sheer monotony of a thru-hike. Gear lists rarely list books or

    Last Post By: mrcoffeect Today, 08:29 Go to last post

    Brasstown Bald GA in January???

    Thread Starter: colorado_rob

    Having no idea of typical snow conditions in that part of the country, does anyone know what is "typical" of BB trail conditions in mid-January?

    Last Post By: daddytwosticks Today, 08:19 Go to last post

    can you tell how full a fuel canister is?

    Thread Starter: Tprunty8

    I've reviewed the old posts in this forum and can't seem to find an answer. Other than just shaking it and guesstimating by weight, is there any way to

    Last Post By: daddytwosticks Today, 08:10 Go to last post

    Baxter State Park AT concerns - Wow

    Thread Starter: peakbagger

    The following letter was sent to the ATC by the superintendent of Baxter State Park to the ATC and a copy of it is on the BSP website.

    Last Post By: soilman Today, 08:08 Go to last post