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    Thru Hike When I Retire

    Thread Starter: chknfngrs

    I should be end to end thru hiking the AT in 2032. Iíll be newly retired and 57 years old. Anyone else planning to thru in 2032?


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    WM Quilt or bag (need warmth but also versatility and weight savings)

    Thread Starter: 2002Songbird

    I am getting a new sleeping bag or quilt along with a new mat (probably NeoAir Xlite), with the goal to upgrade old gear and lower my pack weight. My

    Last Post By: Maineiac64 Today, 06:35 Go to last post

    Hammock Camping Sites

    Thread Starter: Pacific_Creek

    I am planning on doing a section hike with my son through the Georgia portion of the trail in early october when it hopefully won't be as hot. He loves

    Last Post By: randall_mcduberson Today, 06:26 Go to last post

    FT Jan thru hike

    Thread Starter: meat803

    Anyone on this forum planning a thru hike this year? Curious as to what kind of traffic i will see out there. Would be nice to hike with some others.

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    lost clothes bag at Wawayanda Shelter

    Thread Starter: Mccabe5

    I left a red stuff sack with clothes in it including the bottoms of my hiking pants at the Wawayanda Shelter on 7/20/19. If you found it please email

    Last Post By: Mccabe5 Today, 02:41 Go to last post
    Utah Hikes

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    Thread Starter: Utah Hikes

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