• Log in

    User Name:

    Remember Me?
  • Make a yearly donation.

    Donate and support the web site and our writers

  • Have you thru hiked or section hiked the entire length of the Appalachian Trail? If you have, please add yourself to our 2,000 miler listing/database.

  • Recent Threads


    Z-Packs Arc Air Pack?

    Thread Starter: bert304

    I currently use an Osprey Kestrel 48 liter. My question is, Is the Z-Packs Arc Air pack worth the cost. I am a weekender and vacation hiker. The weight

    Last Post By: FŽanor Today, 10:39 Go to last post

    Traction Devices Needed for Roan in Winter?

    Thread Starter: vsiddhartha

    Though I've hiked the Roan Highlands twice in the fall, I am planning my first winter trip (from Carver's Gap to 19E) for this February. I imagine it

    Last Post By: Gambit McCrae Today, 09:12 Go to last post

    Spot gen 3

    Thread Starter: saltysack

    Used for a few long distance sup trips and backpacking trips. Good condition, no flaws always kept in dry bag.

    Sent from my iPhone

    Last Post By: saltysack Today, 09:07 Go to last post

    How will Covid-19 affect hiking in 2021?

    Thread Starter: futureatwalker

    The nights are drawing in, and it is time to think about next year....

    Will the A.T. be fully open? When? The Appalachian Trail Conservancy

    Last Post By: soilman Today, 07:52 Go to last post

    Nimblewill's Ten Million Steps

    Thread Starter: Bubblehead

    Is Nimblewill's Ten Million Steps a good read?

    Last Post By: gollwoods Today, 06:22 Go to last post

    Scaring Bears

    Thread Starter: Majortrauma

    This is a lot more expensive than Bear spray (approx $200.00) but I think this would be an exceptionally effective way to scare away bears that may have

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 01:59 Go to last post