Search:

Type: Posts; User: The Josh; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,036

    http://appalachiantrail.org/home/community/2000-mi...

    http://appalachiantrail.org/home/community/2000-milers
    Looks like we get an update. Numbers look to be down by about 100 for 2019. Still says it's incomplete. 627 reported NOBO completions, and 500...
  2. Replies
    256
    Views
    23,318

    Looks like flip flop festival is cancelled...

    Looks like flip flop festival is cancelled. VA has a 30 day ban on gatherings of 250+ people. Trail days is still 2 months out, but it's likely this will be extended in the following month unless...
  3. Replies
    123
    Views
    10,759

    Is this in gear lists now? Should I get one and...

    Is this in gear lists now? Should I get one and update my lighterpack sheet? I haven't heard about these, do I need a spare one, how long do they last? Does it improve my aerodynamics? Is there an...
  4. Replies
    2
    Views
    488

    I take this a step further and make sure any...

    I take this a step further and make sure any pictures with me are blurry
  5. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,036

    Those are some pretty interesting stats, it...

    Those are some pretty interesting stats, it suggests there was a huge uptick of thru hikers over 40 years old in 2019.
    2016 - 39 hikers over 40 (22% of respondents)
    2017 - 50 hikers over 40 (20% of...
  6. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,036

    Maybe, I don't see any reported numbers on the...

    Maybe, I don't see any reported numbers on the flip-floppers from previous years other than reported completions, 22, vs 117 for 2018, but it hasn't been updated since November 24th. There was a big...
  7. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,036

    Less on the AT sounds nice, but where I hike in...

    Less on the AT sounds nice, but where I hike in Ohio I'm lucky to see anyone past the trailhead and the trails are in rough condition and no one cares. The funding cuts to the Forest Service almost...
  8. Replies
    93
    Views
    8,036

    Thru Hiker Numbers down for 2019?

    According to this website the estimated NOBOs this year was around 3300, so even if thats off by say 3-400, the number of NOBO Thru hikers are still down from previous years.

    Ignoring the reported...
  9. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,585

    I use Bamboo dry Baby wipes...

    I use Bamboo dry Baby wipes, they are very soft and supposed to be biodegradable. I usually pack them out, but I've buried them in cat holes as well. I'd never leave them in a privy, I don't think...
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,331

    Might be a little late for this as it's November...

    Might be a little late for this as it's November 2019, but https://blueboltgear.com/ offers a 2 person quilt down to 10 degrees for a pretty good price. I just ordered a single person and the guy...
  11. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,472

    Out of curiosity, do these numbers include...

    Out of curiosity, do these numbers include section hikers or are these numbers just thru-hikers?
Results 1 to 11 of 11