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    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

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    Current (2021) bivy options on the market

    Thread Starter: CalebJ

    For a few years, I've been pleased with the TiGoat Ptarmigan bivy. Recently a couple of people have asked for recommendations, and I no longer know what's

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    ULA Circuit X Reviews

    Thread Starter: Coffee

    Iím interesting in reviews of the new Circuit X that ULA is now selling for $349. They use various types/weights of xpak materials. Since the packs are

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    Ribble Trail around Bland

    Thread Starter: 10-K

    I'm going to be hiking Atkins to Pearisburg and will be crunched for time. Looking at the map I see a Ribble Trial that may shave off 5-6 miles.

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    Hiking with duck feet

    Thread Starter: wwps123

    Hi all,

    I'm planning on starting my SoBo thruhike this summer, but I'm getting worried about my duck feet.

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    White House Landing in Maine

    Thread Starter: Catch-Up

    Does anyone have recent experience with White House Landing in the 100 Mile Wilderness? Everything I see on here is 10 years old or more. I would like

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