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    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: Traveler Today, 07:00 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: Maineiac64 Today, 06:57 Go to last post
    lager

    2020 Thru-Hike Georgia to Maine

    Thread Starter: lager

    I will be attempting a thru-hike in March 2020 starting in Georgia. Does anyone else have plans at this time? It might be too early to ask. I will be

    Last Post By: combat_veteran Today, 01:29 Go to last post
    Treehugger

    Zpacks Arc Blast 55L-Med

    Thread Starter: Treehugger

    I am selling my very lightly used Arc Blast. I bought it used from ZPacks but only used it twice. It has a new medium belt and two belt pouches. Everything

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    Traveler

    Electric bicycles soon to be in National Parks, Forests, BLM lands?

    Thread Starter: Traveler

    This may be old news, but I just caught this today, a current administration order will allow electric bikes (E-Bikes) onto trails in National Parks,

    Last Post By: stephanD Yesterday, 19:56 Go to last post
    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: BenK Yesterday, 19:54 Go to last post