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    SierraHotel

    Advise for "older" hikers

    Thread Starter: SierraHotel

    Anyone here have done the AT over 65 years old? I suspect the challenges are somewhat different than the younger crowd. Could use some advise. Hoping/planning

    Last Post By: SawnieRobertson Today, 17:46 Go to last post
    jefals

    Wet Butt

    Thread Starter: jefals

    I've got an Osprey pack with the external hydration sleeve. Tried a couple different 3l bladders; Platypus, with the fill cap at the bottom, and Camelbak

    Last Post By: jefals Today, 17:44 Go to last post
    TheVermonster

    Hammock for the Long Trail

    Thread Starter: TheVermonster

    I'm going out for 10 days on the LT and am interested in buying a used lightweight hammock/bug net/tarp if anyone's selling. Thanks!

    Last Post By: KB1EJH Today, 17:08 Go to last post
    HooKooDooKu

    Mountain Lions in GSMNP

    Thread Starter: HooKooDooKu

    Apparently there continues to be claims of Mountain Lions in GSMNP.

    While filtering some water during a break at Double Spring Gap shelter,

    Last Post By: martinb Today, 17:05 Go to last post
    little bear

    WTB Kids Backpacking stuff

    Thread Starter: little bear

    looking for a backpack and sleeping bag for my 11 year old. any other equipment that your child may have grown out of.

    Last Post By: KB1EJH Today, 16:59 Go to last post
    OhioHiker

    WTB Dragonfly Stove

    Thread Starter: OhioHiker

    Looking to try out a gas stove... seems like the Dragonfly is the way to go...

    Looking for a Dragonfly stove. I am located in Ohio

    Last Post By: KB1EJH Today, 16:51 Go to last post