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    Shutterbug

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    Thread Starter: Shutterbug

    It has been a while since I posted here. I usually post about the Wonderland Trail, but I thought I would share about my most recent experience. I just

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    Pony

    Dehydrated veggies.

    Thread Starter: Pony

    I found some dehydrated veggies at the co-op in hanover in 2010 that were really good, but can't remember the brand name. Not so concerned with the brand

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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

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    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

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    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

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    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.

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