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  • Recent Threads


    Photos of crowded conditions during nobo thru-hike?

    Thread Starter: Lauriep

    Does anyone have photos of crowded shelters, campsites, hostels, etc. or any images of downsides to being part of the nobo bubble they'd be willing to

    Last Post By: Colter Today, 12:55 Go to last post

    Reading material on the trail

    Thread Starter: DSettahr

    I did a quick search for previous threads on this topic but couldn't find anything relevant.

    I am someone that likes to read a lot while

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 12:41 Go to last post

    Here are scientific papers on backcountry water quality...

    Thread Starter: Colter

    along with the citations are clickable links to the whole paper or abstract, along with some key quotes from the paper and some of my own comments where

    Last Post By: Colter Today, 12:14 Go to last post

    Car drive up sites in Virginia (so kids can get a taste of hiking/dispursed camping?

    Thread Starter: zimm

    Probably not the best forum for this question, but this used to be my old stomping grounds....Being rather new parents (boys just turned 3 and 5), my

    Last Post By: Spirit Walker Today, 12:13 Go to last post

    Rausch Gap Shelter

    Thread Starter: Crash

    It's a nice shelter. The spring is directly in front about 15 feet away that pours in to a metal trough. Though the privy is getting quite full. It's

    Last Post By: Cue Today, 12:12 Go to last post

    Rt 72 to Rt 501

    Thread Starter: PAtradhunter


    I am thinking of taking our boy scout troop on a weekend backpacking trip from PA Rt 72 to PA Rt 501. Since we have a large number

    Last Post By: Cue Today, 12:09 Go to last post