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    How worth it is a sleeping pad?

    Thread Starter: wanderlyst

    I've seen a lot of emphasis on sleeping pads and how important they are for warmth and comfort, but i've never used them. I've camped in hot and cold,

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    Starting Thru-Hike April 2020, anyone know ASL?

    Thread Starter: wanderlyst

    Wasn't completely sure where to put this, as I did not see any other threads talking about this.

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    NY/CT Section Hike

    Thread Starter: spfleisig

    Planning on starting at the border and shuttling north to hike back to car. 35ish total miles. Anyone know if it's ok to leave a car for two nights at

    Last Post By: BillyGr Today, 16:56 Go to last post

    What are the most common newbie mistakes?

    Thread Starter: lifeisalwaysgood

    I want to avoid the most common mistakes and many of you folks are experts with first hand experience of hiking the Appalachian trail.

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    Smoky Mountains 2-3 day hike

    Thread Starter: Popnfrsh24

    Hey there!

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    Last Post By: Paleolith54 Today, 16:42 Go to last post

    Snow unpassable- Ideas

    Thread Starter: birdscope

    Arriving in Denver this weekend, but snow in segments 6,7,8,9,12,13,15,16,20-28.

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    Last Post By: colorado_rob Today, 15:47 Go to last post