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    mcD on trail?

    Thread Starter: Trambo

    Should I assume there's a McDonalds in every trail town? If not, which has them?

    Last Post By: colorado_rob Today, 20:08 Go to last post

    Carrying Water

    Thread Starter: Reeko

    I'm thinking that for the purpose of weight, I shouldn't carry more than a quart of water at a time and reload whenever possible. Sound about right?

    Last Post By: swjohnsey Today, 19:51 Go to last post

    Story of your Trail Name

    Thread Starter: PennyPincher

    Share your trail name and how you got it or why you picked it yourself.

    I'll start as I have just, after years of backpacking, decided to

    Last Post By: Knee Jerk Today, 19:49 Go to last post

    AT trailheads in Georgia Closed

    Thread Starter: Mockernut

    Hope this is not a duplicate...but I just received an email from the USFS that all AT trailheads in Georgia are now closed.

    Here is a link:

    Last Post By: LazyLightning Today, 19:20 Go to last post

    Hard Time Hollow up for sale

    Thread Starter: PennyPincher

    For all the "experts" and "skinflints" out there who think they could run a better hostel and do it at "hiker friendly rates"

    Last Post By: peakbagger Today, 17:39 Go to last post

    My BF has been infected

    Thread Starter: sbhikes

    My partner attempted to do a 700 mile section hike last year but fell on Apache Peak and sprained his ankle. With only 170+ miles of the trail under his

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 16:49 Go to last post