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    perrymk

    Driving I95

    Thread Starter: perrymk

    With any luck I begin a section/thru hike hybrid in 2021. I recognize rules change but hopefully someone has first hand information. Highway patrol, DOT,

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 01:46 Go to last post
    JNI64

    Hiker shape

    Thread Starter: JNI64

    a couple of us on another thread have discussed how we are staying in shape. If you don't live close to enough to utilize trails how do you stay in hiking

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 00:33 Go to last post
    JNI64

    Hiking in the heat

    Thread Starter: JNI64

    hiking in and camping in the heat is my least favorite time out. When it gets above 90' and humid and just sitting around your sweating yeah not fun.

    Last Post By: Dogwood Yesterday, 22:25 Go to last post
    OwenM

    Durango/Silverton railroad down for the count

    Thread Starter: OwenM

    Just a heads up. Due to a mudslide, part of the tracks between Dogwood(I think that's right) and Durango are unusable, so the railroad's operations are

    Last Post By: Dogwood Yesterday, 22:08 Go to last post
    soilman

    Alternative thru hike

    Thread Starter: soilman

    I have been toying with the idea to do another thru hike in 4 years when I turn 70. I know I donít want to go NOBO again. What I have been thinking is

    Last Post By: soilman Yesterday, 21:50 Go to last post
    WMR

    Smokies in 3 Days?

    Thread Starter: WMR

    Wondering what the trail is like through the Smokies. Not elevation gain/loss, I can see that on the map. Wondering if the trail allows for fast miles

    Last Post By: Dogwood Yesterday, 21:39 Go to last post