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    Court tosses permit for pipeline to cross Appalachian Trail - Star Tribune

    Thread Starter: WhiteBlaze

    <a href="http://www.startribune.com/court-tosses-permit-for-pipeline-to-cross-appalachian-trail/502709822/" target="_blank">Court

    Last Post By: bighammer Today, 01:07 Go to last post
    Gambit McCrae

    Ignoring the Shelters

    Thread Starter: Gambit McCrae

    I just replied to littlerocks yellow springs thread about ignoring shelter sites which got me to thinking. A lot of folks wish the shelters were not

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    Exactly How Bad Are the Mice?

    Thread Starter: illininagel

    A question for those that have thru-hiked:

    Exactly how bad are the mice in the shelters along the AT? Are they merely a nuisance or will

    Last Post By: bighammer Today, 00:54 Go to last post
    Artemis on the Trail

    LiteAF 40L Curve

    Thread Starter: Artemis on the Trail

    Here is the video I did unboxing the custom pack I ordered from LiteAF. Great 21 oz Dyneema Composite Fabric pack. I call this guy a pack tailor.

    Last Post By: Maineiac64 Today, 00:05 Go to last post

    sleeping bag woes

    Thread Starter: ZiggySours

    So this past summer was my first section hikes on the AT and really backpacking in general. I hurriedly got all of my gear together over the winter and

    Last Post By: Maineiac64 Yesterday, 23:57 Go to last post

    Article on Joel Polsom

    Thread Starter: rickb

    Thru hiker Joel Polsom was the first person reported murdered on the AT (1974).

    Apart from a short contemporaneous newspaper article noting

    Last Post By: rickb Yesterday, 23:22 Go to last post