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    Thanks! I currently live in Cumberland and have...

    Thanks! I currently live in Cumberland and have walked these places that you speak of. these maps are cool, but I was specifically looking for topo maps for compass and orienteering purposes...
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    Topo maps for unpopular areas?

    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 navigation/orienteering, but most of the trail...
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    Good to know. Thank you.

    Good to know. Thank you.
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    Excellent resource. I will compare it to the map....

    Excellent resource. I will compare it to the map. Good luck on your trip. Hope you get great weather.
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    This was my orig idea, but I did not know if I...

    This was my orig idea, but I did not know if I could get the shuttle to dolly cop (not marked as shuttle stop on amc map). I would like to park at Crawford notch and shuttle to dolly cop, spend the...
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    I was specifically asking about Pinkham notch,...

    I was specifically asking about Pinkham notch, which is well below tree line, as is 2 miles of trail along old Jackson road before you hit the great gulf wilderness...
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    Trail side camping wmnf / my wash.

    According to the wm guide, trail side camping is allowed. I do not have experience with this. Is it possible to tent camp around Pinkham notch without fee or reservation? Are the fees only associated...
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    Uber for Presidential Traverse?

    I would like to spend some time in the presidential range next summer, and was wondering about the availability of Uber rides to the northern trailheads from southern parking areas around Crawford...
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    Very true... by day four they are still pretty...

    Very true... by day four they are still pretty tasty, even when licked off the wrapper.....
  10. Thread: July BSP Trip

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    42527 7 days with lots of rest at the end of...

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    7 days with lots of rest at the end of the trip
  11. Thread: July BSP Trip

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    I got my reservations back! ... now thinking...

    I got my reservations back! ... now thinking about clothing for a 6 night trip in July...

    do you guys think that this is overkill? have I left anything out? I am NOT an ultralight hiker....
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    Thanks. Iíll have to look into that 32 degree bag.

    Thanks. Iíll have to look into that 32 degree bag.
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    Ozark trail climatech cool weather sleeping bag

    Anyone have experience with this bag? Picked it up
    for $40.. says itís good to 40 degrees, which I doubt, but was wondering if it was an ok summertime bag for Maine.... Iím ok wearing some...
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    Gotcha.... thanks!

    Gotcha.... thanks!
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    mardingtop? 65l+10

    Just wanted to see if anyone has experience with these military style packs.... I like the molle straps on it because I envision neatly fastening stuff to the out side of the pack. Do you see any...
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    Yes... good idea. I have been marking each boil...

    Yes... good idea. I have been marking each boil with a sharpie... as well as recording outside temp and boil time.
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    Yes. Plenty of time to test and I’ve been writing...

    Yes. Plenty of time to test and I’ve been writing down the time and temp for each boil... also working on the sweet spot of the flame...
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    hahahaha. Exactly!

    hahahaha. Exactly!
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    Mountain house meals, oatmeal, instant...

    Mountain house meals, oatmeal, instant rice/potatoes, bisquick, and maybe some ramen.
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    We will be using both a brs 3000t and the little...

    We will be using both a brs 3000t and the little orange eteck city, in ME, in early August.
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    Tell me about that time....

    Tell me about that time you walked forever and thought for sure your 110g iso butane was going to run out, but you still had enough to cook a snack back at the car.... trying to build confidence in...
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    I ended up getting 2 of the eteckcity stoves for...

    I ended up getting 2 of the eteckcity stoves for 14 bucks. My son, who is prone to more solo backpacking trips than I, is getting a brs. They are all small enough that I wonít mind putting one in...
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    Yes, that seems to be the biggest complaint I’ve...

    Yes, that seems to be the biggest complaint I’ve heard about it.... I pack wp matches and a couple bics.
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    Good to hear it has lasted you that long. How...

    Good to hear it has lasted you that long. How many times per year do you use it?
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    I’ll have to do some YouTube surfing on the...

    I’ll have to do some YouTube surfing on the subject... thanks for the info.
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