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    BenK

    Topo maps for unpopular areas?

    Thread Starter: BenK

    Can someone suggest where or how to obtain topo maps for local/unpopular hiking areas? I am specifically looking for Ma and RI. I would like to practice

    Last Post By: LazyLightning Today, 11:46 Go to last post
    John B

    Let's keep it clean, y'all

    Thread Starter: John B

    I disagree with the notion that if you hike for multiple days, you will necessarily smell like a pig farm on a rainy day.

    Attached is a pic

    Last Post By: Nanashi Today, 10:40 Go to last post
    Nanashi

    Advice for the 100 Mile Wilderness

    Thread Starter: Nanashi

    I am setting out for the 100 Mile Wilderness on the 24th and am looking for any helpful advice. I'm getting the hang of my equipment and training whenever

    Last Post By: Nanashi Today, 10:37 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, 10:08 Go to last post
    ldsailor

    Picture of Mountain Lion Near Big Bald?

    Thread Starter: ldsailor

    This picture was taken in the Wolf Laurel area. Wolf Laurel is a mountain community, which is walking distance from Big Bald (mile 325 NOBO). Below

    Last Post By: TexasBob Today, 09:03 Go to last post
    tessiea

    20F Underquilt: Full Length vs Partial + Pad

    Thread Starter: tessiea

    Considering an AT thru hike starting February 2020. I currently have a UGQ Zeppelin 20 full length underquilt but I'm wondering if this is worth switching

    Last Post By: jigsaw Today, 07:47 Go to last post