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    Camera Lenses for Hiking

    Thread Starter: TurboPants

    I know a handful of you guys are photography buffs so I want to create a consensus or discussion on what styles of lenses you use, and why. I'd really

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    Top Hat

    Shoes: Waterproof or Not?

    Thread Starter: Top Hat

    On hikers' gear lists I'm seeing about a 50/50 mix of waterproof to non-waterproof shoes. I'm not sure which is best since both have their pros and cons.

    Last Post By: Top Hat Today, 02:34 Go to last post
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    Who was in Boy Scouts/ Is an Eagle Scout?

    Thread Starter: Gambit McCrae

    I got my Eagle in 2005 along with 3 palms. I still stay somewhat active in scouting volunteering as a Commissioner and sit in on roundtables. It is

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    Searching for the perfect hiking shirt

    Thread Starter: Sensei

    I'm looking for a hiking shirt that is long-sleeved, as light and cool as possible, and something that the mosquitos can't bite through. Does such a

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    Where will you be for the Total Eclipse on August 21, 2017?

    Thread Starter: imscotty

    August 21st, 2017 will be the first Total Eclipse of the Sun (TES) visible from the continental United States in 38 years. This will be a very exciting

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    Mother Natures Son


    Thread Starter: Mother Natures Son

    Today I got in the mail, a strange type of handout from ATC. They were opposing a casino/hotel complex in New York state. With your donation of x dollars,

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