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    True Statement. You can have cell coverage and be...

    True Statement. You can have cell coverage and be able to make and receive calls without having a GPS fix. This happens all the time when in tunnels, in buildings, in canyons and under heavy tree...
  2. I downloaded Halfmile's gpx waypoint files so I...

    I downloaded Halfmile's gpx waypoint files so I can import them into any mapping app. Google maps, arcgis, and more. I use Backcountry Navigator and download maps for offline use as well as import...
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    Thanks, Yeah seems a bit much for the first day....

    Thanks, Yeah seems a bit much for the first day. If my transportation works out and I don't miss any connections, I'll do the same as you did and camp behind the Museum. If not I'll get to Campo on...
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    I really like Zamberlan's, but don't think they...

    I really like Zamberlan's, but don't think they come in steel toe versions. I think the Leopard GTX comes in wide widths.
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    Woo Hoo! My Permit for the second section has...

    Woo Hoo! My Permit for the second section has been issued. I'll be starting at Campo March 17th and hiking as far as Kennedy Meadows by the end of April. 702 miles.
  6. Thread: Solar Chargers

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    I don't have any experience with Solar chargers....

    I don't have any experience with Solar chargers. I did the same research before my hike last year and came to the conclusion that a battery was the best solution.

    I carry a Samsung S9, and an...
  7. Thread: Lunches

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    Protein bars are usually Oatmeal based (Clif Bars...

    Protein bars are usually Oatmeal based (Clif Bars and similar) or Date based (Lara Bars and similar). I bought a bunch of different kind of bars to taste test before my hike last year and ended up...
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    Thanks, I'll send the link to my BIL. he will...

    Thanks, I'll send the link to my BIL. he will appreciate it.
  9. Thread: Glasses

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    Thanks for the clarification.

    Thanks for the clarification.
  10. Thread: Glasses

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    In the USA, the FTC requires doctors to give you...

    In the USA, the FTC requires doctors to give you your glasses or contacts prescription after an eye exam. There is no charge to provide a written prescription, only a charge for the exam....
  11. Thread: InReach

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    I have one of the original DeLorme Inreach SE's....

    I have one of the original DeLorme Inreach SE's. I could get 3 days on a charge. I sent tracking points every 10 minutes and sent a txt message to my wife whenever I stopped for the day.

    If I was...
  12. Thread: Glasses

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    I considered two strategies last year on my PCT...

    I considered two strategies last year on my PCT hike. For me, wearing contacts everyday was a no go, too much work and chance of contamination is high. I am dependent on corrective lenses for both...
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    I'm about the same age, have a similar trail name...

    I'm about the same age, have a similar trail name and have walked portions of the IAT in Wisconsin... :-?

    Took me a minute to realize IAT that your referring to is the International Appalachian...
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    Your correct that S&F closing down is what I was...

    Your correct that S&F closing down is what I was referring to.

    I've been trying to figure out how get to the trail in one day, but I can't seem to find a way to get there until after dark. Sunset...
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    Thanks for the MTD schedule link Slapshot. That...

    Thanks for the MTD schedule link Slapshot. That will come in very handy. took me 5 minutes to find a route and schedule.

    Wayne, I read that thread. News about Scout and Frodo is a shame, but...
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    Alrighty then... I completed 930 miles of...

    Alrighty then...
    I completed 930 miles of NorCal, Oregon and Washington this year but fell short of reaching the Canadian border due to an injury. I'm pretty well healed up now and I'm starting to...
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    Thanks for the replies, I guess its time to hike....

    Thanks for the replies, I guess its time to hike. I get on the train Thursday and start hiking Friday morning.
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    I use Pedialyte powder in my water when necessary.

    I use Pedialyte powder in my water when necessary.
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    Thanks for resurrecting this thread. Good...

    Thanks for resurrecting this thread. Good timing!! I'm officially retired tomorrow. We drive to California in two weeks for a family wedding. I have a month out there to train and get my resupply...
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    Maybe I missed it. Did you apply for a PCT permit...

    Maybe I missed it. Did you apply for a PCT permit and were denied?
  21. Thread: foggy glasses

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    Last two pairs I ordered from Zenni, I got...

    Last two pairs I ordered from Zenni, I got Oleophobic anti-reflective coating. As long as my glasses are clean when I go out, they don't fog up. YMMV
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    Congrats!!!! I'm 3 months away. Can't wait....

    Congrats!!!! I'm 3 months away. Can't wait. Maybe I'll run into you on the trail.
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    I remove the bottle from the clip rather than the...

    I remove the bottle from the clip rather than the aquaclip from the pack. I find it very easy to pull the bottle in one motion from the clip when I'm ready to drink. Securing it takes two motions,...
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    44303 I attach my aqua clip using a velcro...

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    I attach my aqua clip using a velcro straps, but it kept sliding up and out of the strap. I've found that if you heat up the bottom 1/2 inch of the aquaclip slightly, just enough to get the...
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    I have an Aquaclip...

    I have an Aquaclip velcro'd on the right shoulder strap on each of my packs. I modify them slightly. I heat up the bottom of the clip and put a short 90 bend to make a stop and prevent the aqua clip...
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