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  • Recent Threads


    Shelter selection: what would you do?

    Thread Starter: BenOnAdventures

    Hey everyone, I hope you had a great day! So I'm deciding on shelters now for the Continental Divide Trail. I'm debating between solomid from Mount Laurel

    Last Post By: cmoulder Today, 08:56 Go to last post
    Don H

    Earl Shaffer's 1948 Diary

    Thread Starter: Don H

    Earl Shaffer's 1948 diary of the first AT thru-hike has now been transcribed by the Smithsonian. I was lucky enough to do some of the transcription on

    Last Post By: Furlough Today, 08:44 Go to last post

    Freezer bag cooking

    Thread Starter: coyote9

    I just got home from a backpacking trip the day before Thanksgiving with a large group. Several people where using the freezerbag cooking method which

    Last Post By: TheCheek Today, 08:44 Go to last post

    Anyone know about this BUG

    Thread Starter: canoe

    Just read about this crazy bug. Just something else to think about

    Last Post By: AtWokman Today, 08:42 Go to last post

    Nutrition Question

    Thread Starter: GolfHiker

    We all do our best to eat well at home, but on the Trail it just can't happen ( as easily). Plenty of junk food, empty calories, all that. When you

    Last Post By: Pedaling Fool Today, 08:40 Go to last post
    Six Steps

    GPS tracker recommendations for SAR

    Thread Starter: Six Steps

    Looking for recommendations for a GPS unit for someone that does search and rescue in Colorado. Needs to be able to mark start point and show return route.

    Last Post By: ChuckT Today, 08:30 Go to last post