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    Coffee

    AL Pinhoti - mid December

    Thread Starter: Coffee

    I'm considering a section of the Alabama Pinhoti in mid December. My thinking is to start at Flagg Mountain and end at the US 431 crossing near Anniston.

    Last Post By: swisscross Today, 16:58 Go to last post
    StubbleJumper

    Black Friday Sales

    Thread Starter: StubbleJumper

    Okay, it's that time of year again. So, for those of us who need to update our gear for the 2019 hiking season, I thought I would start a Black Friday

    Last Post By: JPritch Today, 16:54 Go to last post
    Coffee

    PCTA 2019 Permits

    Thread Starter: Coffee

    PCTA released the first batch of NOBO permits for 2019 yesterday, with another 15 set for release in January. Out of curiosity, I looked at the system

    Last Post By: postholer.com Today, 16:47 Go to last post
    jungleland1972

    Help with cold weather camping

    Thread Starter: jungleland1972

    So I am planning on my first cold weather hike (Maryland section of the AT in December). I decided to test some of my gear last night by tenting in my

    Last Post By: jungleland1972 Today, 16:46 Go to last post
    Feral Bill

    Waterproof Breathable?

    Thread Starter: Feral Bill

    What is your opinion of waterproof breathable fabrics/clothes?

    Last Post By: AllDownhillFromHere Today, 16:16 Go to last post
    Crushed Grapes

    Advice needed: 5-6 day backpacking trip in VA or WV

    Thread Starter: Crushed Grapes

    Howdy all. I have some unused PTO that I need to burn in December that I'd otherwise lose, so I figured I'd head out for a 5-6 day trip, a shakedown in

    Last Post By: Coffee Today, 15:20 Go to last post