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    GSMNP avoiding shelters?

    Thread Starter: DownYonder

    I've done all of the NC & TN portion of the trail except for the park. I have hip issues that makes sleeping on the ground impossible. The pain

    Last Post By: The Weasel Yesterday, 23:59 Go to last post

    Hiking with 10 days food

    Thread Starter: RockDoc

    Planning 10 days on PCT, Section K, Rainy Pass to Stevens Pass, WA (no resupply at Stehekin). Our packs are dialed in at 20 lbs, but 10 x 2 lbs/day food

    Last Post By: Dogwood Yesterday, 22:37 Go to last post

    Does anyone have Montem Ultralight poles?

    Thread Starter: Kelso

    As of right now, I donít really like trekking poles but Iíd like to purchase them anyway to use in river crossings, for tent set up, and Iíve heard lots

    Last Post By: MtDoraDave Yesterday, 21:56 Go to last post

    Ultralight multi tool?

    Thread Starter: flemdawg1

    I need a tool to provide the following functions:
    Knife at least 2" (cut salami, blocks of cheese, summer sausage, bear line, food packaging,

    Last Post By: TwistedCF Yesterday, 21:43 Go to last post

    Anyone experience similar symptoms following extremely challenging hiking

    Thread Starter: steve_zavocki

    I got back 5 days ago from a hiking trip on the AT with my daughter in New Hampshire from Hanover to Lincoln. The second last day, we hiked over Moosilauke

    Last Post By: MtDoraDave Yesterday, 21:23 Go to last post

    Guava Paste into Fruit Leather

    Thread Starter: zelph

    Had an idea to make fruit leather from Guava Paste. Has anyone done this, if so care to share how it was dried? It already is thick so it seems only a

    Last Post By: zelph Yesterday, 20:58 Go to last post