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  • Jonnycat's Avatar
    Today, 15:41
    Jonnycat replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    Hiking shoes? Backpacking? Slackpacking? What are you guys, a bunch of namby-pambies? It's time to put down the granola and smell the coffee! ...
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  • TwoSpirits's Avatar
    Today, 14:36
    TwoSpirits replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    When I first heard about the AT -- that it was a 2100 mile long trail that went from Georgia to Maine (or vice-versa, if you prefer), and that you...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • CalebJ's Avatar
    Today, 14:14
    CalebJ replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    ????? Who's censoring? There are a lot of us saying that it's NOT the OP's job to tell others how they should hike. He's welcome to his own...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • zelph's Avatar
    Today, 14:08
    That's a well kept secret :D A couple weeks ago I was gifted 2.5 pounds of gooey Medules that were from the country of Kuwait. Did not prefer the...
    113 replies | 28766 view(s)
  • Tipi Walter's Avatar
    Today, 14:03
    Tipi Walter replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    Greenpete the OP asked for our thoughts (opinions) on Slackpacking. Expressing such opinions goes beyond the HYOH caveat. Letting others hike their...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • zelph's Avatar
    Today, 12:52
    zelph replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    I suspect it was breach in the O-ring near the Lindal valve caused by heat being transferred downward by the plate attached below the burner. ...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • Deadeye's Avatar
    Today, 12:26
    Deadeye replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    Just a thought on all this - we often use the acronym HYOH, for Hike Your Own Hike. We could also embrace LOHTH - Let Others Hike Their Hike. ...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • rhjanes's Avatar
    Today, 11:51
    rhjanes replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    Yes is it LOOSELY based on "Off The Road" by Jack Hitt. I read the book some five years back and don't remember it that well. Emilio used it to...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • CalebJ's Avatar
    Today, 10:30
    CalebJ replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    I never realized it was based on a book! Thanks - I'm off to look that one up. Edit - are you sure? I can't find a clear reference to anything...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • rhjanes's Avatar
    Today, 10:27
    rhjanes replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    I Re-watched the movie "The Way" just last week (Highly recommend, but WAY different than the book, and yes they took Hollywood liberties). There is...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • GolfHiker's Avatar
    Today, 09:45
    GolfHiker replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    I’d like to take a short side bar, diversion to the thru hike/ slackpacking question, which is to bring up the issue of “blue & yellow blazing”, and...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • Gambit McCrae's Avatar
    Today, 08:48
    Never thought of that, I have only used the Leatherwood gauge for kayaking trips. Great tip!
    6 replies | 600 view(s)
  • Red Wolf's Avatar
    Today, 02:49
    :sun NIMBLEWILL NOMAD NEWS -NEW MUSEUM HOURS-HOSTEL OPEN - WALKINS WELCOM ! -PINE GROVE FURNACE STATE PARK AUGUST PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES -SOME...
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  • Crossbar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 22:08
    I've used this USGS gauge on the Clear Fork river to judge Rock Creek on past hikes. At around 100 CFS for Clear Fork (South of Rock Creek) will...
    6 replies | 600 view(s)
  • zelph's Avatar
    Yesterday, 21:14
    zelph replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    I melted my JetBoil making coffee �� https://www.reddit.com/r/CampingGear/comments/8xdbgm/i_melted_my_jetboil_making_coffee/ ...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • cmoulder's Avatar
    Yesterday, 19:47
    cmoulder replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    OK, I was able to see that one. However, it would require a bit of forensic analysis to find out what really happened. I've got one of those pot...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • flatcatgear's Avatar
    Yesterday, 18:31
    flatcatgear replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    Here is the JetBoil video; the customer was using a small pot adapter and using it to heat a frying pan (not used with HX mug to boil water). Apples...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • Toolshed's Avatar
    Yesterday, 18:13
    Still have my '72 Camp Trails Lake Cruiser frame, but I'm afraid the bright red backpack bag bit the dust around 2012. I picked up some replacement...
    43 replies | 3770 view(s)
  • k2basecamp's Avatar
    Yesterday, 17:59
    Still use my vintage Alpenlite circa 1979. Used it on my 1981 Thru Hike and last week on the Grafton Loop Trail.
    43 replies | 3770 view(s)
  • cmoulder's Avatar
    Yesterday, 17:53
    cmoulder replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    I don't have a dog in this fight because I'm merely a humble consumer of both your products. However, several times last winter I used the...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • TwoSpirits's Avatar
    Yesterday, 17:13
    The Approach Trail is on Guthook's...and it's free.
    3 replies | 448 view(s)
  • flatcatgear's Avatar
    Yesterday, 16:37
    flatcatgear replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    Different forum and Dan is speculating yet again with zero data. At least this time, he hasn't purposely spelled my name incorrectly. With respect...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • charlesyeh's Avatar
    Yesterday, 13:51
    I have a Grizz Bridge purchased way back in 2010. Used it 2 times. In good condition. Thank you Zelph. I'm not so interested in Bridge hammocks. ...
    19 replies | 686 view(s)
  • zelph's Avatar
    Yesterday, 13:50
    zelph replied to a thread Sterno Inferno, in General
    The Jetboils have a plate attached just under the burner head. Flatcatgear shows attaching his plate to the underside of the burner head. Jetboils...
    37 replies | 3581 view(s)
  • charlesyeh's Avatar
    Yesterday, 13:49
    Too bad. Thank you Decibel for your offer. Charles
    19 replies | 686 view(s)
  • Daybreak's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:16
    Daybreak replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    I hear y'all in regards to carbon footprint. One question is what would the footprint be if I or others didn't hike or slack the AT? Would the...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • Mogster's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:36
    Mogster replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    I don't know about what others consider is slackpacking or if such slackpacking is actually good or bad - but if you are concerned about authenticity...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • Traveler's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:24
    Traveler replied to a thread Slackpacking in General
    Odd philosophical issue to be sorting out since one cannot really be a thru hiker until they complete the trail in full, then they become a thru...
    51 replies | 1228 view(s)
  • Gambit McCrae's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:21
    For all of these same reasons I have postponed anymore ST trips until end of September. -The trail becomes pretty overgrown during the summer,...
    13 replies | 1400 view(s)
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