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    Currently planning for 2016, starting around March 15....

    Thread Starter: ohdaisy

    Any other ladies stating around the same time?
    I do have some prior hiking experience but have never completed a thru-hike or extensive backpacking

    Last Post By: lexasaur Today, 14:41 Go to last post

    Hiking with hearing aids

    Thread Starter: bobgessner57

    I was diagnosed with a moderate hearing loss in both ears this week and now am full of questions about hearing aids. I would be interested in any input

    Last Post By: bobgessner57 Today, 14:40 Go to last post

    Pinhoti Trail Video

    Thread Starter: AO2134

    Well guys. I am back at it again. This time I am hiking the Pinhoti Trail. I create video guides or virtual hikes of the trails I hike. The video focus

    Last Post By: AO2134 Today, 14:40 Go to last post

    Thru-hike diet questions

    Thread Starter: lexasaur

    Hello WB! This is my first post; I've spent the last 6 months planning to hit Springer in March, but have left alllll of my meal planning to the last

    Last Post By: George Today, 14:39 Go to last post

    Garmin to acquire DeLorme

    Thread Starter: jshannon

    Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) has entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of DeLorme, a privately-held company that designs

    Last Post By: heatherfeather Today, 14:29 Go to last post

    Good map of Baxter Park?

    Thread Starter: Arden

    I'm looking for a decent map of Baxter SP trails. What I have found online (for free) aren't worth anything. If I am going to purchase a map,

    Last Post By: Water Rat Today, 14:21 Go to last post