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    Hut to Hut

    Thread Starter: dalekeppley

    Hi New Englanders and seasoned trekkers: For a Hut to Hut hike through the Whites in late summer, it looks reasonable to me to hike from Madison Spring

    Last Post By: Alligator Today, 14:55 Go to last post

    Getting medicine refilled on the trail?

    Thread Starter: piratekitty

    I was recently diagnosed with MS, and will be taking a daily medication during my thru. The only issue with the meds is if I miss a day, I have to take

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    Mountain Crossing

    Thread Starter: Mogster

    I heard that the hostel was closed. Does anyone know when it will re-open?
    (Tried to call but no answer)

    Last Post By: Tuxhiker Today, 14:18 Go to last post

    Very New Beginners' Questions

    Thread Starter: TheRedBandana

    Hello all,

    I'm very inexperienced when it comes to hiking; for the most part, I run, bike, and swim for cardio. I go for a hike every now

    Last Post By: Raid Today, 14:15 Go to last post

    2021 AT hiking

    Thread Starter: Praha4

    general question to the forum, multiple choice

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    Last Post By: Raid Today, 13:55 Go to last post

    Capaline or 100% polyester thermal layer?

    Thread Starter: OhioHiker

    I need to replace some cotton base layers in my gear closet. Iíve been reading a lot about Merino Vs Capaline. Seems like Cap is slightly better. Itís

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