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    Knives AND self-defense on A.T.

    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

    Last Post By: John B Today, 18:03 Go to last post

    New York and black flies?

    Thread Starter: hikernutcasey

    Looking at doing our next week long section, this time in New York and lower Connecticut. 1) Do the black flies come this far south and 2) if so when

    Last Post By: Jayne Today, 17:42 Go to last post

    Now here's a tough climb!

    Thread Starter: ldsailor

    ...and I bet you thought Mount Katahdin was a tough climb.


    Last Post By: Jayne Today, 17:34 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: chknfngrs

    Was at Maupin Field Shelter on Saturday afternoon after finishing a classic Mau-Hard Trail/Appalachian Trail loop. Sitting at the picnic table next to

    Last Post By: Jayne Today, 17:28 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: spfleisig

    Are there any chemists out here who know wether 1) if you can spray it on a nylon type rain jacket or rain pants, 2) if you do spray it on, does it work

    Last Post By: Jayne Today, 17:09 Go to last post

    How to Fund a Thru Hike

    Thread Starter: Perkinse

    Hi everyone, I am planning on thru hiking the AT in March 2021 and I'm just curious as to what some of y'all have done to help fund the trip! I'm currently

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