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    Thank you...doing Carvers to Kincora starting Nov...

    Thank you...doing Carvers to Kincora starting Nov 1
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    LOL...textbook tabby cat. The scourge of Wolf...

    LOL...textbook tabby cat. The scourge of Wolf Laurel
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    Agree with OP...we are more prepared than most...

    Agree with OP...we are more prepared than most just by default.
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    Dari Ace in Erwin has terrific burgers and steak...

    Dari Ace in Erwin has terrific burgers and steak fries. A bit off topic but FYI. :)
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    Recreational Darwinism

    Recreational Darwinism
  6. Hot Springs: Get brunch at Mosaic. Get a wood...

    Hot Springs:

    Get brunch at Mosaic.
    Get a wood fired pizza and homemade mozzarella sticks @ Spring Creek Tavern.
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    Good stuff! Doing Erwin to Carvers Gap in late...

    Good stuff! Doing Erwin to Carvers Gap in late August then Carvers Gap to Kincora in late October. Been looking forward to these sections for a while now.
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    Following...I sleep like ***** on the trail

    Following...I sleep like ***** on the trail
  9. They are more responsive via Facebook messenger...

    They are more responsive via Facebook messenger from what I remember
  10. Rhino and Too Slow were the guys helping run...

    Rhino and Too Slow were the guys helping run things as of last fall...Maria was busy with shuttles. Yeah, they weren't too concerned with answering the phone while I was there lol. Nice guys...
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    Nyloflume liner and a dry sack for quilt. HMG...

    Nyloflume liner and a dry sack for quilt. HMG pillow sack for night clothes.
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    Did that section in March...loved it. Firescald...

    Did that section in March...loved it. Firescald Knob has terrific views between Hot Spings and Devils Fork Gap...rock scramble beforehand. Couple small open fields up high as well. Big Bald between...
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    I think this was mentioned on backpackinglight...

    I think this was mentioned on backpackinglight (not sure) but there was a guy who sprayed FlexSeal on the bottom of a pair of Darn Toughs and it worked decently around camp.
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    Confirmed open lol...here tonight. Helluva hike...

    Confirmed open lol...here tonight. Helluva hike from Devils Fork Gap...plenty of snow...Big Bald was brutal with snow/very high wind. 3 others at the shelter tonight.
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    Thanks Viking!

    Thanks Viking!
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    10 4...precisely why I checked in with you fine...

    10 4...precisely why I checked in with you fine folks :)

    46 and a touch of drizzle in Erwin right now...burger and fries @ Dari Ace
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    https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=pnaTXNH...

    https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=pnaTXNHpI6eyggfmjYLIDg&q=bald+mountain+shelter&oq=bald+mountain+s&gs_l=mobile-gws-wiz-hp.1.4.46i275j0j46j0l5.1065.7400..9530...0.0..0.194.1364.14j2......0......
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    1st listing on Google...figured it might be bear...

    1st listing on Google...figured it might be bear activity.

    Haven't done that section but normally do 15 to 20 mile days. Pretty prepared physically, gear, etc. Staying in Erwin tonight so will...
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    Bald Mountain Shelter

    A Google search shows it being permanently closed...is this accurate? Doing a section from Devils Fork Gap to Erwin tomorrow/Sat and was looking to camp around there due to low 20s and high winds...
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    Nailed it...well done sir.

    Nailed it...well done sir.
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    Lost a new pair of Native brand Kodiak sunglasses...

    Lost a new pair of Native brand Kodiak sunglasses about 2 miles south of Devils Fork Gap...they dislodged from my chest strap. Moron city. Merry Christmas to whomever finds them.
  22. Only 70 miles down so far in NC but Devils Fork...

    Only 70 miles down so far in NC but Devils Fork Gap to Hot Springs early last month...Firescald Knob area was cool with the boulders and views into TN. The mice stayed in the rafters at Little...
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    Good to hear...passed it 2 weeks ago at the end...

    Good to hear...passed it 2 weeks ago at the end of a 20 mile day from Little Laurel shelter to Hot Springs.
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    Dang...hope not. Was gonna stay there in 2 years...

    Dang...hope not. Was gonna stay there in 2 years during an Erwin to Damascus section.
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    Did a section from Max Patch to Standing Bear...

    Did a section from Max Patch to Standing Bear Farm hostel the last weekend in September...saw a huge bear about 1.5 miles north of the hostel that lumbered onto the trail. Passed several other...
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