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    Hiking Boots or Shoes?

    Thread Starter: Haus8414

    So I'm looking for some ideas on footwear for the trail. What do you prefer and why, and how many pairs should I plan to go through.

    Last Post By: Seatbelt Today, 11:38 Go to last post

    How will coronavirus affect hiking this year?

    Thread Starter: FlyPaper

    Doesn't seem easy to predict. It might be a good time to be away from civilization, but not sure how smart it would be to sleep in shelters.

    Last Post By: gpburdelljr Today, 11:11 Go to last post

    2021 Trail Crowding?

    Thread Starter: Haus8414

    So I'm planning and very much dedicated to hitting the trail in March 2021. Im wondering do people think it will be a busy year in 2021 because of the

    Last Post By: Seatbelt Today, 10:07 Go to last post

    What did you do today?

    Thread Starter: Slo-go'en

    I climbed Carter dome to make bubbles.

    Also for the view:

    Hiked up to Carter notch hut via 19 mile brook trail.

    Last Post By: Seatbelt Today, 09:57 Go to last post

    "The Ethics of Thru-Hiking During the COVID-19 Pandemic"

    Thread Starter: RuthN

    I found this article on the Outside website to be fairly objective. It quotes people who fall into three groups: those who are attempting to thru-hike

    Last Post By: TexasBob Today, 09:50 Go to last post

    List of Road crossings

    Thread Starter: PennyPincher

    Is there a list anywhere that lists ALL road crossings on the AT that?
    Preferably one that lists it's "level of accessibility." Such as

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