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    Utah Hikes

    BV-500 or BV-450: Which One?

    Thread Starter: Utah Hikes

    I'm leaning toward using one of these two bear canisters for my 2020 thru-hike, for ease of use (no bag-hanging hassles) and for doing my part in potentially

    Last Post By: Utah Hikes Today, 01:04 Go to last post
    TwistedCF

    A.T. Guide???

    Thread Starter: TwistedCF

    Does anyone know if the A.T. Guide will be revised for 2020? I know that not all reference materials are updated yearly and I'm wondering if I should

    Last Post By: CarlZ993 Yesterday, 23:01 Go to last post
    John B

    Why buy when you can rent?

    Thread Starter: John B

    The Sunday edition (9-16-19) of the NY TIMES, Travel section, has an article on renting hiking and camping gear. https://nyti.ms/2URSXLJ

    Last Post By: CaptainDudeman Yesterday, 20:23 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: Tipi Walter Yesterday, 20:09 Go to last post
    ghetto-okie

    Potential Trail Magic Items

    Thread Starter: ghetto-okie

    Hi all! We're currently looking to move to western NC or eastern Tennesee next year. I'll be within a reasonable distance to be a trail angel here and

    Last Post By: SawnieRobertson Yesterday, 20:00 Go to last post
    mdj05f

    Any bad towns?

    Thread Starter: mdj05f

    A customer at my brother's vitamin store who was experienced with the AT mentioned a few towns that in fact DO NOT appreciate AT thru-hikers and do not

    Last Post By: stephanD Yesterday, 18:31 Go to last post