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    Let talk chairs. Chair Zero or Ground Chair

    Thread Starter: OhioHiker

    Ok ok. Iíve been brain washed! I am going to start backpacking with a chair.

    My gut says to just get the Chair Zero, but everyone I talk

    Last Post By: RockDoc Today, 22:38 Go to last post

    Navigating in winter

    Thread Starter: RADHiker

    Iíve always wanted to hike in winter, but worry about not being able to find the blazes in snow. Blizzard scenario aside, how easy is it to find the

    Last Post By: RADHiker Today, 22:06 Go to last post

    Are Gaiters Worth It?

    Thread Starter: sam1000000

    I Have a pair of Oboz sawtooth low rises. I've never had gaiters before, but I could see wanting them after multiple days of the ATs infamous

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 21:33 Go to last post

    Video: Grayson Highlands - Land of open balds, blue ridges and feral ponies

    Thread Starter: Layne

    I recently took my cousin on her first ever backpacking trip out to the Grayson Highlands and Mt Rogers National Recreation Area

    Last Post By: Layne Today, 21:31 Go to last post
    Dan Roper

    Boredom on the Trail

    Thread Starter: Dan Roper

    A few weeks ago, an energetic, friendly, outgoing, country-boy college student told me that he could never go backpacking alone on the AT for four days.

    Last Post By: TNhiker Today, 21:20 Go to last post
    Tipi Walter

    Pre-Trip Chores

    Thread Starter: Tipi Walter

    What things do you do to prepare for a backpacking trip?

    Here's my list---

    ** Pull out laces/insoles and wash off boots---dry---and

    Last Post By: BillyGr Today, 15:34 Go to last post