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    Hadrian's Wall hike

    Thread Starter: RangerZ

    I can't get my wife to join me on the AT (tents, hills, backpacks, etc) but she's receptive to hiking Hadrian's Wall in Great Britain (B&Bs, inns,

    Last Post By: Feral Bill Today, 22:05 Go to last post

    Long Distance Hiking in Bedrock Cairn (Pro) Sandals

    Thread Starter: W8lkinUSA

    I've read from Bedrock's columns that some people have used the sandals for entire thruhikes and saved a bundle on trail runner replacements.

    Last Post By: W8lkinUSA Today, 22:04 Go to last post

    Volunteer Naturalist Program

    Thread Starter: Pony

    So, I enrolled in a course thru Ohio State University and the Licking County Parks District and Soil and Water Conservation to become a volunteer naturalist.

    Last Post By: Pony Today, 22:03 Go to last post

    Advice for first hike on AT (Duncannon - Harpers Ferry)

    Thread Starter: DH42


    I am planning to do my first section hike of the AT. Looking at doing the stretch between Duncannon and Harper's Ferry and had a few

    Last Post By: DH42 Today, 21:53 Go to last post

    Zpacks arc management

    Thread Starter: steady123

    Just received a Zpacks arc haul backpack. During a hike do you release the arc tension straps at night or during a zero or only during long term storage?

    Last Post By: bigcranky Today, 21:29 Go to last post

    Ditching the Sleeping Bag for a light Quilt

    Thread Starter: FredSwartz57

    Hoping to hike the Florida Trail from Etoniah Forest Iron Bridge Shelter to Alexander Springs, The weekend after Easter April 25. Was hoping the weather

    Last Post By: bigcranky Today, 21:29 Go to last post