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  1. I will. Thanks for the reminder.

    I will. Thanks for the reminder.
  2. I have a few [expired] Plaquenil pills left from...

    I have a few [expired] Plaquenil pills left from a prescription several years ago for cutaneous lupus. I'm going to hold onto them just in case...
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    We're not doing a thru. Our section hikes for...

    We're not doing a thru. Our section hikes for the year are scheduled in August, September, and November. Hoping everything is cleared up by then, and we can move on to whatever the "new normal"...
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    I suggest you bring a sheet and pillowcase for...

    I suggest you bring a sheet and pillowcase for the huts. A little bit of weight, but it's nice to separate your funk from everybody else's. ;)
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    Forgot to mention, we took umbrellas for shade,...

    Forgot to mention, we took umbrellas for shade, but weren't able to use them a lot because of the wind and because of close vegetation. They were helpful though. I remember using them on the...
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    My husband and I did this exact same section July...

    My husband and I did this exact same section July 1-10, 2016. This summit post trip report was the most helpful I could find.

    We bought the AMC membership and spent 8 nights in their facilities. ...
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    Mid-June is peak time for the rhododendron bloom...

    Mid-June is peak time for the rhododendron bloom in the Roan Mountain area. It's high elevation, but not overly strenuous climbing, and the rewards are great!
  8. The wiki article says the bus serves as a...

    The wiki article says the bus serves as a backcountry shelter for hikers, hunters, etc. Other than its appearance, how is it any different from any other backcountry shelter, and why would we single...
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    Never been to Guadalupe, but curious to know if...

    Never been to Guadalupe, but curious to know if the 1 liter per 5-miles rule of thumb includes water for cooking.
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    I've read that story. Mike led us on an...

    I've read that story. Mike led us on an off-trail hike in the southwest corner of the Smokies to an old homesite once occupied by my son-in-law's g-g-g-grandfather. Mike's adventures go beyond...
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    I read that he was found dead at the bottom of...

    I read that he was found dead at the bottom of Cochran Falls.

    So sad.
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    I'm curious about you're carrying for your...

    I'm curious about you're carrying for your dayhikes. If the bulk of your 90 lbs of food and gear is at your base camp, are you concerned about getting lost/injured or otherwise separated from your...
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    Link below to Tennessee part of Rohland's list. ...

    Link below to Tennessee part of Rohland's list. Sections 7 and 8 have an endpoint at Hughes Gap. The info for this parking area is slightly different between the two sections. One of them lists a...
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    We have AT&T. There are indeed places where we...

    We have AT&T. There are indeed places where we had no signal, including downtown Hot Springs, NC. And of course there were numerous places in the woods with no signal.

    However, unless you have...
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    4th vote Charlie's Bunion is well worth the...

    4th vote
    Charlie's Bunion is well worth the effort.
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    Been on Rohlands several times, but never clicked...

    Been on Rohlands several times, but never clicked on the pictures. Didn't know they had a visual library of the trail. Awesome, thanks!!
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    The one I'm saving for last is a Ravensburger. ...

    The one I'm saving for last is a Ravensburger. Never had one of those before. It's a view of celestial bodies, probably our solar system, but with incredible colors. :)
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    We had flurries this morning! After several days...

    We had flurries this morning! After several days of 50s and 60s (with rain) our high today is only 34. And we're dipping into the teens tomorrow night.

    If all the rain of the past week or so...
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    This post reminds me of a Facebook video I saw...

    This post reminds me of a Facebook video I saw this morning. A herd of sheep is clogging a fenced farm road. A border collie can't get through them or around them, so he runs like wildfire across...
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    Good joke. But there's something maddeningly...

    Good joke. But there's something maddeningly stupid about it too. I guess because it's kinda true?
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    Last year I purged 6 or 8 puzzles from my...

    Last year I purged 6 or 8 puzzles from my collection. Felt good to free up some shelf space.

    Well, the daughter decided to get me some replacements. And the sister got the same idea. And the...
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    Sometimes I "hike unprepared." I know you're...

    Sometimes I "hike unprepared." I know you're supposed to carry everything you need to survive for all of the just-in-case worries. But if it's "just" a dayhike, I might be carrying my phone and car...
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    I assume you mean a guidebook for the AT? for...

    I assume you mean a guidebook for the AT? for the average hiker or aspiring thru?
    There are already some great resources readily available...not sure why you're asking...unless this is intended to...
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    It appears they only have women's small and men's...

    It appears they only have women's small and men's medium (men's link below)
    Looks like a good price if you can use those sizes.
    ...
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    Particularly when the number of backcountry...

    Particularly when the number of backcountry hikers is probably just a handful. Eliminating their use of the lot does nothing to relieve congestion.
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