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  • Recent Threads

    Lester C

    Water situation on AT in GSMNP

    Thread Starter: Lester C

    I'm planning to hike Fontana to Davenport G in late September and early October (2015) I have read some comments that water may be an issue, particularly

    Last Post By: HooKooDooKu Today, 21:22 Go to last post

    A first section hike with my 11-year-old son

    Thread Starter: njbear

    Folks: My son and I have a week in mid-August to make what will be our first section hike on the AT. We were thinking of starting at Harpers Ferry, then

    Last Post By: Feral Bill Today, 21:21 Go to last post

    Questions from a Future, Teenage AT Hiker

    Thread Starter: bcolyar33

    Hello thank you for taking the time to read my post!

    My name is Brock, and I am a high school senior looking to hike a part of the Appalachian

    Last Post By: Siestita Today, 21:20 Go to last post

    Alternative PCT Thru Hike

    Thread Starter: dudeijuststarted

    Are there any rational alternative thru-hike itineraries for the PCT?

    My 2014 AT Thru was alternative due to overcrowding and my (personal

    Last Post By: Venchka Today, 21:20 Go to last post

    attaching flip flops to the backpack

    Thread Starter: jefals

    Do you just close the velcro strap on the flip flop, and then caribiner, via that strap to the pack? I was concerned that, with all the bouncing around,

    Last Post By: jefals Today, 21:17 Go to last post

    Gear Splitting

    Thread Starter: Goozpah

    Hey, just looking for some words of advice from experienced hikers. Me and two of my friends are planning a sobo 2016 thru hike, and we are all physically

    Last Post By: misprof Today, 21:13 Go to last post