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  1. Thread: Chester

    by Dogwood
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    Plumas county Transportation has a bus that goes...

    Plumas county Transportation has a bus that goes between Quincy and Chester. In Quincy transfer to another PCT bus listed as a senior bus but that is never full and open to anyone to ride taking you...
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    Blackbird, try not braking so much on descents....

    Blackbird, try not braking so much on descents. If you find you have to stop or alter your momentum you're going too fast and/or not proceeding methodically intentionally within your physical...
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    Oh, when I hike on a beach with slight slope or...

    Oh, when I hike on a beach with slight slope or in water I work both sides of my body hiking both parallel ways to the shoreline on the beach and in the water. Out and back. Out and back.
    I also...
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    To add I find it imperative as a backpacker to be...

    To add I find it imperative as a backpacker to be muscoloskeltal balanced. That's why physical exercises I like are hiking on soft sandy beaches and dunes where legal, jumping on a trampoline, and...
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    Adding to the supplements Peakbagger stated in...

    Adding to the supplements Peakbagger stated in his first post I regularly find relief in as short as one week with low molecular wt hyaluronic acid(low molar HA has greater bioavailabilty rather...
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    A 17 + mile RT over a weekend over that terrain...

    A 17 + mile RT over a weekend over that terrain is within the capabilities of most Imo.
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    Ok 300 lb wt limit. For what ht user is it...

    Ok 300 lb wt limit. For what ht user is it designed
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    What's the length, I'm 6'4", and the wt rating,...

    What's the length, I'm 6'4", and the wt rating, I'm 210 lbs? I'm interested. PM me. If acceptable I'll take it.
  9. I like gloves and hand pockets in my rain jackets...

    I like gloves and hand pockets in my rain jackets because I night hike and start before 7 am regularly while also having experienced frost nip in extremities.
  10. I let anticipated conditions dictate apparel...

    I let anticipated conditions dictate apparel rather than having set apparel that can impose on the conditions. My fav set up are New Balance 5" Accelerate running shorts with a Tencel bamboo short...
  11. Thread: Slab walkin'

    by Dogwood
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    Traction metrics are not all the same for...

    Traction metrics are not all the same for different conditions. Your boot traction excels on dirt, mixed slop, and in snow with the deep lugs. They were not designed for slabs specifically although...
  12. This comes down to not fences or more extinctions...

    This comes down to not fences or more extinctions but knowledable responsible human behavior. Humans are not the only Earthlings. We must share the planet.
  13. The onus of separating wildlife and humans is on...

    The onus of separating wildlife and humans is on humanity not wildlife since after all humans are supposedly the most intelligent species on Earth.
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    For those with attention deficits wanting a hand...

    For those with attention deficits wanting a hand held terse "quick and dirty" preparatory approach few do it as well as Paul. https://pmags.com/a-quick-and-dirty-guide-to-the-appalachian-trail...
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    WB is no longer as useful as it might have once...

    WB is no longer as useful as it might have once been. There are a plethora of other sites better geared to current hikers than WB.
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    WB has become unnecessary.

    WB has become unnecessary.
  17. Thread: Buckwheat

    by Dogwood
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    Buckwheat is an anti inflammatory(good for...

    Buckwheat is an anti inflammatory(good for reducing inflammation), addressing the cause of pain than merely masking the symptoms of it such as what NSAIDs do, GF, rather fast cooking/soaking,...
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    I trust my usage of inflatable sleeping pads. I'm...

    I trust my usage of inflatable sleeping pads. I'm not going to join a naysayer crowd that blames gear for my poor choice of gear for the conditions or my rough handling of the lightest wt and...
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    It makes no sense wearing full zip rain pants...

    It makes no sense wearing full zip rain pants with the zips open when it's raining or else umm ahem you get wet.
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    The only way I'd want full zips is in mixed...

    The only way I'd want full zips is in mixed conditions with the rain starting and stopping often. It makes no sense having full zips wearing rain pants when it's not raining IMO or else umm ahem you...
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    56,000+ g/m^2/24hr is pretty high breathability...

    56,000+ g/m^2/24hr is pretty high breathability for rain pants. Zpacks Vertices.

    https://zpacks.com/products/vertice-rain-pants

    Vapor Transfer (JIS L 1099 Method B1): 56,000+ g/m^2/24hr
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    BTW, always ask your Physicians to define or...

    BTW, always ask your Physicians to define or explain that which you are vague in layman's terms. That's part of the goods and services you're paying. ;)
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    A contusion is a hematoma, the medical term for a...

    A contusion is a hematoma, the medical term for a bruise. Bone contusions are bruises on or inside the bone. The Doc ordered an X-ray to look for and rule out breaks or fractures. Bone contusions...
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    Woman thru hikes the IAT in winter.

    https://www.outsideonline.com/2422540/emily-ford-hiked-ice-age-trail-winter?utm_source=pocket-newtab

    Kudos to Emily Ford for thru hiking the IAT in winter bringing attention to the fortitude and ...
  25. Living a connected life.

    Living a connected life.
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