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    Bear Canisters in GNP - permits

    Thread Starter: 10-K

    Do I understand correctly you can hike out of GNP on the CDT without a bear canister ....but.... there are areas without bear lockers where a canister

    Last Post By: Slo-go'en Today, 10:05 Go to last post
    Top Hat

    2 Pounds of Food Per Day Clarification

    Thread Starter: Top Hat

    I am trying to figure out food portioning for a CT thru-hike (or any hike) next summer and would like the forum's advice on the following: I have read

    Last Post By: Coffee Today, 10:05 Go to last post

    Parental Concerns...

    Thread Starter: masonormous

    Hello everyone! I am in the early stages of planning a NOBO thru anywhere from April to May of 2015. This is my first post, and will surely not be the

    Last Post By: Pedaling Fool Today, 09:55 Go to last post
    R Jay

    Eric the Black or CT Data Book?

    Thread Starter: R Jay

    I'm torn between carrying Eric the Black's pocket atlas or the Ct Data Book for my thru-hike. I used Black's atlas for the JMT last year and it worked

    Last Post By: bearcreek Today, 09:50 Go to last post

    Bugs near Franklin, NC

    Thread Starter: captike

    Does anyone know if there are any bugs out this time of year near Franklin? Some friends and I are doing a section hike next week from Deep Gap, NC to

    Last Post By: captike Today, 09:28 Go to last post

    Copper Spur UL2 too heavy for solo PCT thru hike?

    Thread Starter: HarryHoodHiker

    I saw that the BA Copper Spur UL2 will be going on sale for $300 at REI in a week. I have heard great things about this free stranding palace. I would

    Last Post By: slbirdnerd Today, 09:11 Go to last post