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    ericmack

    hip replacements, shoulder replacement and spinal fusions!

    Thread Starter: ericmack

    Hello all-

    Given all of above- both hips, right shoulder (reverse replacement), and half of my spine fused- and will be 61 for hike- is it

    Last Post By: ericmack Today, 13:01 Go to last post
    Dogtra

    Cheers To Your Dog

    Thread Starter: Dogtra

    Cheers To Your Dog!
    Stories of Joy!

    In an effort to counterbalance some of the negativity against dogs being on the trail, please

    Last Post By: tiptoe Today, 12:59 Go to last post
    auburn499

    Is it still possible to do a thru-hike for under $1500?

    Thread Starter: auburn499

    I know that back in the 1980s and 90s, it was fairly common for someone to be able to hike the trail for under $1000. Obviously with inflation, that number

    Last Post By: Bronk Today, 12:50 Go to last post
    mountain squid

    2015 Thru-Hike Registry

    Thread Starter: mountain squid

    Time to make it official all you 2015ers!

    Trail Name
    Direction

    Estimated Start Date
    Approach Trail - yes or no
    any

    Last Post By: raginghippie Today, 12:50 Go to last post
    TurboPants

    Thomas Knob

    Thread Starter: TurboPants

    I am going to do an overnight with a few friends up Mt Rogers and back. I wouldn't expect any SoBo thrus in this area this late in the year so I'm ASSUMING

    Last Post By: tiptoe Today, 12:42 Go to last post
    rickb

    Adirondack Base for Day Hikes

    Thread Starter: rickb

    Any suggestions for a good base of operations in the Adirondacks?

    Will be doing day hikes out of a B&B or similar. Might even go the

    Last Post By: rickb Today, 12:37 Go to last post