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    My canister collection includes: Coleman. Made...

    My canister collection includes:
    Coleman. Made in France. Retired from backpacking use. Kept for use at home or car camping on my way to backpacking destinations.
    Primus, MSR, JetBoil. All made in...
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    Google knows. Lots of them in Asheville. ...

    Google knows. Lots of them in Asheville.
    https://abc.nc.gov/Search/StoreSearch
    Be safe.
    Wayne
  3. Meanwhile The cost to fly from Greensboro to...

    Meanwhile
    The cost to fly from Greensboro to Denver, Salt Lake City, or Calgary is ridiculously cheap.
    We picked the right year to move.
    We picked the wrong year to move.
    Good luck! The...
  4. TarpTent Stratospire 2 Solid inner tent body ...

    TarpTent
    Stratospire 2
    Solid inner tent body
    I have the Stratospire 1 with solid inner. Condensation on me or my sleeping gear has not been a problem. Actually, if condensation occurs on the...
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    Grandfather Mountain State Park North Carolina. ...

    Grandfather Mountain State Park North Carolina.
    Late May or early June would be good. Mid-week isn’t crowded. There are designated campsites with cables for food storage.
    Access from the Blue...
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    I should have known! Grinning. Wayne

    I should have known!
    Grinning.
    Wayne
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    Pop Tarts and Slim Jims. What more is there?...

    Pop Tarts and Slim Jims.
    What more is there?
    If it’s raining south of Boone, NC like it is North of Boone, be careful around any streams. Camp high away from streams.
    Wayne
  8. Check the weather. I’m in North Carolina. We’re...

    Check the weather.
    I’m in North Carolina. We’re 2 days into a week of rain. And more rain next week.
    If Georgia gets the same weather it won’t be pretty.
    Good luck. Be safe. Have fun.
    Wayne
  9. Thread: Cancellations?

    by Venchka
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    I prowled around the National Forests in the...

    I prowled around the National Forests in the Greater Yellowstone Area yesterday.
    At the moment: Drive In campgrounds, picnic areas, restrooms, etc. are closed. Parking lots and trailheads are open....
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    Ask Kelty? Trim and refit the Kelty panel? Hot...

    Ask Kelty?
    Trim and refit the Kelty panel?
    Hot knife. Nylon webbing. Brass grommets. & Bob’s your Uncle.
    Wayne
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    You can rent a Bearikade. Wayne

    You can rent a Bearikade.
    Wayne
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    Fair enough. Y’all have fun! Worst case, use the...

    Fair enough. Y’all have fun!
    Worst case, use the free change feature and fly to somewhere close to the Continental Divide.
    Get lost for three weeks.
    Wyoming meets the criteria.
    Wayne
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    X-PAC is very popular with the bike packing crowd...

    X-PAC is very popular with the bike packing crowd for bike bags.
    Wayne
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    Good luck! You do know that there are places to...

    Good luck!
    You do know that there are places to hike for 3 weeks that don’t require permits or bear cans.
    Have fun!
    Wayne
  15. Aye! Any unstaked freestanding tent is a beach...

    Aye!
    Any unstaked freestanding tent is a beach ball waiting to roll away.
    Been there. Done that. Watched the tent fly away.
    Wayne
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    Hmmm! That’s near my new ‘HOOD. I think that I...

    Hmmm! That’s near my new ‘HOOD.
    I think that I will stay at home that weekend.
    Be safe Y’all!
    Wayne
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    Overnighting in Walmart parking lots isn’t a...

    Overnighting in Walmart parking lots isn’t a given anymore. Call ahead and ask a particular Walmart if you can spend the night.
    City rules are changing and overnight parking at Walmart is on the...
  18. Santa Fe Refried Beans cook as fast as freeze...

    Santa Fe Refried Beans cook as fast as freeze dried meals. Cheap too.
    On the other hand, dried red kidney beans at my house require overnight soaking followed by 3-4 hours of simmering on the...
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    The Blue Ridge Parkway has campgrounds spaced...

    The Blue Ridge Parkway has campgrounds spaced about 50 miles apart. Reservations accepted. Hookups available in some of the campgrounds. The Jeep will handle to & fro duties in places where the AT &...
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    You’re in Europe. Primus Multi or Omni fuel...

    You’re in Europe. Primus Multi or Omni fuel stoves burn a variety of fuels. Even gas canisters in warmer weather.
    Or the Svea 123.
    I own both types. They work!
    Cheers!
    Wayne
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    Finish Glacier by Mid September or sooner, or you...

    Finish Glacier by Mid September or sooner, or you might be road walking outside of the Park in late September or early October.
    The Great Divide Basin is snow free when everywhere else is...
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    Wind River Range, Wyoming Elkhart Park...

    Wind River Range, Wyoming
    Elkhart Park trailhead.
    Island Lake-Titcomb Basin.
    After Labor Day. Avoid weekends.
    Wayne
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    It depends. Do you want a controlled burn? Or...

    It depends.
    Do you want a controlled burn?
    Or an out of control burn?
    The government tried suppressing wild fires. Look what happened in Yellowstone NP in 1988.
    The turtles are still there. ...
  24. Thread: Where to live

    by Venchka
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    Think Idaho. Several lifetimes of outdoor...

    Think Idaho. Several lifetimes of outdoor activities. The neighboring states and provinces aren’t too shabby either.
    And. It’s not New York State. 👍
    Cheers!
    Wayne
  25. Thread: Where to live

    by Venchka
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    Alleghany County, NC is in our future. Moving...

    Alleghany County, NC is in our future.
    Moving in 3 weeks.
    We’re never going to be ready!
    Wayne
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