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    Seen a lot more rain than black flies the past...

    Seen a lot more rain than black flies the past three days.
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    Quick summary: Some folks trying to paint the...

    Quick summary:
    Some folks trying to paint the old myth of the "racist" south, while the facts show there is more racism/hate crimes in the north.

    Why don't we all just go for a hike and try to...
  3. Perhaps it is because you hike too fast. :D

    Perhaps it is because you hike too fast. :D
  4. Thread: Any bad towns?

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    The manager and staff at the Dairy Queen was...

    The manager and staff at the Dairy Queen was really nice to me as I spent a warm July Sunday afternoon there back in 2013 waiting for a shuttle. :)
    Of course course after four weeks of hiking I had...
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    How many weeks do the black flies usually last in...

    How many weeks do the black flies usually last in NH?
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    Well I tried it, and far too chalky for me. Will...

    Well I tried it, and far too chalky for me. Will stick with Propel.
  7. Almost three weeks before I go through there on...

    Almost three weeks before I go through there on 6/24. Hopefully some sunshine and warmer temps can make a difference between now and then. :sun
  8. Starting to sound like Mac Davis there. :) Of...

    Starting to sound like Mac Davis there. :)
    Of course I am sure Lubbock is even worse than DFW.
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    I have used the Propel powder to add to my water....

    I have used the Propel powder to add to my water. Will need to check Nuun out.
  10. Look forward to hearing what conditions you find....

    Look forward to hearing what conditions you find.
    Starting NoBo from Garfield on the 19th myself.
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    I would recommend cutting closer to 1/2 than 1/4...

    I would recommend cutting closer to 1/2 than 1/4 (50% instead of 25%). If you can move faster great, but if you overestimate please remember you are in some remote areas and have issues.

    As...
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    I believe Jack made friends with most he came in...

    I believe Jack made friends with most he came in contact with. I cherish the 15 minutes I spent talking alone with him in the ATC hiker lounge. :sun
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    As someone who is a college professor and has...

    As someone who is a college professor and has hiked 1850 miles of the AT my recommendation is don't do it. As a wise person once said no one can serve two masters. When you are hiking the AT you...
  14. Here is to hoping another 3 weeks will help melt...

    Here is to hoping another 3 weeks will help melt any remaining snow and dry up the mud. :)
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    Good point, like most things in life it is a...

    Good point, like most things in life it is a matter of perspective.
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    Hikers Welcome Hostel will drop you off at 112...

    Hikers Welcome Hostel will drop you off at 112 and you hike back to them. Much easier SoBo, especially if raining.
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    And Fingerboard looks like it. Back in 2015 I...

    And Fingerboard looks like it. Back in 2015 I ate my dinner there, but set my tent up on the rock surface above it.
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    Instead of going NoBo and worrying about...

    Instead of going NoBo and worrying about finishing before school starts in 2020 in August, you might want to consider going SoBo and starting this July (or late June).
    Also if going SoBo, if...
  19. Thread: In camp shoes

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    This is what I use, and yes I bought them on sale.

    This is what I use, and yes I bought them on sale.
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    Probably be a while before they reach you on Mt...

    Probably be a while before they reach you on Mt Washington. :rolleyes:
  21. If doesn't, as the Cubs used to say, "their is...

    If doesn't, as the Cubs used to say, "their is always next year". :)
  22. Thread: Third Thru-Hike

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    Yes, that is the plan.

    Yes, that is the plan.
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    True, but it sure is nice to get a shower once...

    True, but it sure is nice to get a shower once every week or so.
  24. Thread: Third Thru-Hike

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    Picking up at Garfield (Whites) on June 19th,...

    Picking up at Garfield (Whites) on June 19th, look forward to crossing paths you somewhere in ME.
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    That is the first thing I thought when I saw...

    That is the first thing I thought when I saw that. I walked it both ways and .2 miles might be more accurate.
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