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    squeezebox

    Dried cheese

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    Is the dried cheese that comes in boxed mac & cheese etc, Is it available in bulk by itself? Or is it possible to shread drier cheeses and dehydrate,

    Last Post By: DrLeys Today, 03:20 Go to last post
    gravitino

    Grain alcohol to disinfect trail water?

    Thread Starter: gravitino

    Assuming that we first condition the water using a filter such as the sawyer squeeze, would adding a couple of drops of grain alcohol into a cup of water

    Last Post By: Wil Today, 02:39 Go to last post
    ShelterLeopard

    Can anyone think of some good desserts?

    Thread Starter: ShelterLeopard

    Can anyone think of some good desserts? I'm looking for a wide variation. (Heavy, light, no-bake/fast, twiggy-fire/long time, etc...)

    Last Post By: DrLeys Today, 01:42 Go to last post
    foxiedoxie

    Chiggers

    Thread Starter: foxiedoxie

    Does anyone have problems with these critters...I get them everytime I hike in the woods...either on my feet or waistline. This last time I did not get

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 01:11 Go to last post
    gravitino

    How to train - high intensity or endurance?

    Thread Starter: gravitino

    Hiking is an endurance activity for sure, but I've been reading that high-intensity training is better overall, even for endurance sports. What physical

    Last Post By: OCDave Today, 00:47 Go to last post
    LBRiver

    Will my dog and I be welcomed?

    Thread Starter: LBRiver

    So, I'm a young woman who adores both backpacking and dogs. I recently adopted a pup who will hopefully one day hike the AT with me. However, when I read

    Last Post By: rocketsocks Today, 00:32 Go to last post