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    Game Warden

    Tarps vs bugs

    Thread Starter: Game Warden

    I am thinking about going to a tarp shelter instead of a tent. My chief concern is mosquitos. Does anyone have any experience in bug season with a tarp?

    Last Post By: MuddyWaters Today, 18:49 Go to last post

    Rain gear

    Thread Starter: Wesgoat

    I am starting a LASH on May 2 on the AT and headed to Katahdin. I have hiked thru PA in May before and it was chilly and wet. Very wet.

    Last Post By: gbolt Today, 18:24 Go to last post

    Fuel Canisters Packed in pack for bus rides

    Thread Starter: Mouser999

    When having to take a bus to a starting point, how do you handle fuel canisters in you pack?
    Most bus companies state no fuels to be carrried while

    Last Post By: Feral Bill Today, 18:18 Go to last post

    Leaving Kids Behind

    Thread Starter: K.Red

    I'm wondering if there are other women out there in my position:
    I am going to thru-hike the AT. It's all I think about. I would go tomorrow if

    Last Post By: Deadeye Today, 18:01 Go to last post

    Looking for a hiking buddy

    Thread Starter: twinsinpa

    I plan to do a 3 day section in central PA (sometime in May) and my hiking partner had to bail. I am looking to see if anyone wants to join me? I am

    Last Post By: twinsinpa Today, 17:32 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: greenpete

    Hello WhiteBlaze friends,

    Earlier this year I mentioned my new book, Evergreen Dreaming: Tail Tales of an Aging Hiker. Well, it's finally

    Last Post By: PennyPincher Today, 16:14 Go to last post