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    Sporky

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    Thread Starter: Sporky

    So, when I first (the only time) went on the A.T., I thought I felt pretty comfortable with the place, and the safety aspect. I'm an east coaster, from

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    hardranger

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    needlefish

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    KnightErrant

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    Thread Starter: KnightErrant

    Hi folks,

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    Cajun Rooster

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    Thread Starter: Cajun Rooster

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    PGH1NC

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    Thread Starter: PGH1NC

    In July I will be leading a group of adult day-hikers for four days on the Maryland Section of the A T.
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