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  • Recent Threads


    base weight definition

    Thread Starter: ekeverette

    Im assuming base weight refers to everything except.... food/water. does the pack include base weight? trekking poles?

    Last Post By: ekeverette Today, 07:32 Go to last post
    The Splitter

    Insight on pack weight (creature comforts and convenience vs ultralight)

    Thread Starter: The Splitter

    I've been trying to look at ways to cut weight with my pack. Below is currently where I stand as far as gear with some justifications for what I'm carrying

    Last Post By: Starchild Today, 07:29 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: OiTrekker

    I read an article about Ticks and it stated that theres a lot of them blood suckers in the country around NC, TN, VA. Any tips and advice would be wonderful.

    Last Post By: Offshore Today, 07:28 Go to last post

    Shelters stories..

    Thread Starter: tim.hiker

    What are some of your most craziest incidents in shelters ?

    Last Post By: tim.hiker Today, 07:23 Go to last post

    mailing maps

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I spent most of today figuring out 14 places to mail my ATC maps to. They are roughly 150 miles apart. Some of these places are pretty small, so I'm

    Last Post By: egilbe Today, 07:14 Go to last post

    Are Bikes Allowed on the CT Housatonic River Walk?

    Thread Starter: Driver8

    I'd like to use a bike for the return trip on the five mile Housatonic walk in Kent. Are they allowed on the four miles or so north of the gate which

    Last Post By: AT Traveler Today, 07:00 Go to last post