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    Bubblehead

    Camp shoes?

    Thread Starter: Bubblehead

    For LASH, camp shoes or no camp shoes? Trying to decrease my base weight. Is leaving camp shoes out worth the decreased weight? My camp shoes are 9 oz....

    Last Post By: fudgefoot Today, 09:33 Go to last post
    somers515

    Steve Brumbach's quest to hike every US wilderness area

    Thread Starter: somers515

    This is an old article, anyone know if he finished hiking every wilderness area? I heard that he was planning to write a book, any one know if he did

    Last Post By: somers515 Today, 08:48 Go to last post
    vsiddhartha

    Traction Devices Needed for Roan in Winter?

    Thread Starter: vsiddhartha

    Though I've hiked the Roan Highlands twice in the fall, I am planning my first winter trip (from Carver's Gap to 19E) for this February. I imagine it

    Last Post By: cmoulder Today, 08:12 Go to last post
    bert304

    Z-Packs Arc Air Pack?

    Thread Starter: bert304

    I currently use an Osprey Kestrel 48 liter. My question is, Is the Z-Packs Arc Air pack worth the cost. I am a weekender and vacation hiker. The weight

    Last Post By: cmoulder Today, 08:05 Go to last post
    Hitchin' Post

    Official GET trail towns?

    Thread Starter: Hitchin' Post

    Is there a list of designated trail towns on the GET? I think Chattanooga's one, and Elkhorn City. Maybe Cave Spring? Any others?

    Last Post By: JNI64 Today, 04:29 Go to last post
    Majortrauma

    Scaring Bears

    Thread Starter: Majortrauma

    This is a lot more expensive than Bear spray (approx $200.00) but I think this would be an exceptionally effective way to scare away bears that may have

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 01:43 Go to last post