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    Red Sky

    GSMNP Hike

    Thread Starter: Red Sky

    I understand that the Smokies are open again, but is the AT thru the park open? If so, are the shelters closed? (and if so, can you hike thru without

    Last Post By: cneill13 Today, 09:17 Go to last post
    Qsokomna

    grilling thermomenter

    Thread Starter: Qsokomna

    Hi there!
    I gonna camp with my family next month for a week or so. We're planning to make a camp with tents, hammocks, fishing and so on. I'm a

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 09:14 Go to last post
    Big_Old_Dog

    Training tips for ultra cyclist converting to backpacker??

    Thread Starter: Big_Old_Dog

    Could anyone please guide me to training advice (trying to convert myself from a cyclist to a somewhat speedy 62 year old backpacker)?

    Last Post By: garlic08 Today, 08:49 Go to last post
    jessearl

    MD - Section hike help

    Thread Starter: jessearl

    My wife and I were planning on an upcoming weekend section hike through Maryland from Harper's Ferry to Pen Mar Park in early June. We were planning to

    Last Post By: Slo-go'en Today, 08:28 Go to last post
    mclaught

    GA - Cheese Factory info appreciated

    Thread Starter: mclaught

    Hey all, we're getting back out there for a few days and looks like the Cheese Factory site may be a good stopping point for our first night. My only

    Last Post By: mclaught Yesterday, 23:47 Go to last post
    ednotmilkman

    Indian Mtn ATV trails tear right through north AL Pinhoti Section

    Thread Starter: ednotmilkman

    I just finished a full "leapfrog" hike of AL Pinhoti and had no idea that almost all the private property (owner Gerald Willis I think) above

    Last Post By: Matt65 Yesterday, 22:33 Go to last post