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    RockDoc

    Hiking with 10 days food

    Thread Starter: RockDoc

    Planning 10 days on PCT, Section K, Rainy Pass to Stevens Pass, WA (no resupply at Stehekin). Our packs are dialed in at 20 lbs, but 10 x 2 lbs/day food

    Last Post By: colorado_rob Today, 12:00 Go to last post
    wanderlyst

    How worth it is a sleeping pad?

    Thread Starter: wanderlyst

    This has been sufficiently answered but you may still reply if you want.

    I've seen a lot of emphasis on sleeping pads and how important

    Last Post By: nsherry61 Today, 11:45 Go to last post
    flemdawg1

    Ultralight multi tool?

    Thread Starter: flemdawg1

    I need a tool to provide the following functions:
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    Last Post By: nsherry61 Today, 11:33 Go to last post
    DownYonder

    GSMNP avoiding shelters?

    Thread Starter: DownYonder

    I've done all of the NC & TN portion of the trail except for the park. I have hip issues that makes sleeping on the ground impossible. The pain

    Last Post By: chiefiepoo Today, 11:16 Go to last post
    Texaswalker

    My 1st AT section hike. GSM National Park or not?

    Thread Starter: Texaswalker

    Howdy from Texas,

    I am planning my 1st backpacking trip, 2nd week in October, on the AT and was looking at 2 different, but contiguous,

    Last Post By: chiefiepoo Today, 11:01 Go to last post
    lifeisalwaysgood

    What are the most common newbie mistakes?

    Thread Starter: lifeisalwaysgood

    I want to avoid the most common mistakes and many of you folks are experts with first hand experience of hiking the Appalachian trail.

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