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  • Recent Threads

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    bear encounter in georgia

    Thread Starter: blue indian

    Was hiking north of neels gap today and saw 2 bears. First encounter was cool. Saw a juvenile about 70-80 lbs on the back side of levelland mountain.

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 00:29 Go to last post

    Your big 4 for the AT

    Thread Starter: jjozgrunt


    Just an interesting thread to see what others are carrying and maybe give some people an idea of what is out there. I find that the

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 00:23 Go to last post

    Anyone consider hiking barefoot?

    Thread Starter: Dogtra

    During my first thru-hike attempt I was introduced to barefoot hiking for the first time... I hadn't even considered it before then. Still makes me smile

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 00:15 Go to last post

    setting up tent in the rain

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    How ? What's the best procedure for setting up a tent in the rain?
    I received my BA copper spur 2 yesterday, set it up in the yard, took a nap,

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 00:08 Go to last post

    Seeking female hiking companion

    Thread Starter: juliepatten

    63 year old married woman wants to section hike beginning in Georgia October 2014. Husband not interested. One or two weeks - as far as we can go.

    Last Post By: Rolls Kanardly Yesterday, 23:09 Go to last post

    What class am I?

    Thread Starter: WalkingStick75

    As a section hiker I finished the AT in 2007 but I officially started in 1975 so am I in the class of 2007, 1975 or can I pick an chooses any year that

    Last Post By: CrumbSnatcher Yesterday, 22:59 Go to last post