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    SierraHotel

    Advise for "older" hikers

    Thread Starter: SierraHotel

    Anyone here have done the AT over 65 years old? I suspect the challenges are somewhat different than the younger crowd. Could use some advise. Hoping/planning

    Last Post By: tiptoe Today, 20:08 Go to last post
    stephanD

    New AT memoir

    Thread Starter: stephanD

    A new AT memoir is out. A real gem. Derrick "Mr. Fabulous" Lugo, a NYC guy with no hiking or camping experience, takes on the AT in "The

    Last Post By: stephanD Today, 18:58 Go to last post
    Traveler

    Electric bicycles soon to be in National Parks, Forests, BLM lands?

    Thread Starter: Traveler

    This may be old news, but I just caught this today, a current administration order will allow electric bikes (E-Bikes) onto trails in National Parks,

    Last Post By: HooKooDooKu Today, 18:43 Go to last post
    icebeard

    Water situation in Massachusetts

    Thread Starter: icebeard

    Headed to do the Massachusetts section here in the next week. Was wondering if anyone had any recent feedback on how well the springs are flowing up

    Last Post By: icebeard Today, 18:33 Go to last post
    jefals

    Wet Butt

    Thread Starter: jefals

    I've got an Osprey pack with the external hydration sleeve. Tried a couple different 3l bladders; Platypus, with the fill cap at the bottom, and Camelbak

    Last Post By: jefals Today, 17:44 Go to last post
    TheVermonster

    Hammock for the Long Trail

    Thread Starter: TheVermonster

    I'm going out for 10 days on the LT and am interested in buying a used lightweight hammock/bug net/tarp if anyone's selling. Thanks!

    Last Post By: KB1EJH Today, 17:08 Go to last post