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    Why is the Federal Reserve so against us?

    Thread Starter: HankIV

    I heard Federal Reserve chairman William Powell say the Fed was against hiking this year.

    As if we donít have enough problems with COVID,

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    WTB: Gregory Hip Belt Extender

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    Hi! I'm looking to buy a hip belt extender for my Gregory Paragon 58. After talking with customer service at Gregory, they do not make them anymore, especially

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    Thread Starter: PennyPincher

    Anyone else get a great sense of anticipation when you have ordered something for a hike and you are just waiting for it to show up even if the hike is

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    What fuels will be easily available on the Mid State Trail?

    Thread Starter: Hitchin' Post

    I'm buying a new stove for my MST hike, but I'm concerned that I'll get out there and not be able to find fuel. What would be my best bet?

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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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    Thread Starter: Chicken Feathers

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