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    AT North heading from Newfound Gap

    Thread Starter: TSWisla

    Can anyone tell me if there are any trailhead or roads that come near the AT heading North out of Newfound Gap? I will be in the GSM in March with my

    Last Post By: Paleolith54 Today, 17:25 Go to last post

    Protein diet vs gout

    Thread Starter: smithjv

    I am a section hiker recently diagnosed with gout, a form of arthritis that results from too much protein that forms uric acid crytals which create joint

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 17:23 Go to last post

    Clumpy down

    Thread Starter: Ginger.Snap

    Hey all,
    I have just recently washed my down underquilt and topquilt after over 60 nights of continuous use I thought it was time. I used Nikwax

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    Trail running has replaced backpacking

    Thread Starter: DrL

    Trail running has dominated my (limited) free time. Long runs have replaced section hikes.
    Then someone suggested a quick overnight before the nights

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 16:58 Go to last post


    Thread Starter: dukeedwards

    I work for the Visitor's Center here in Pinedale and I spend most of my summer in the Winds hiking and climbing. Our town is wanting to become the favorite

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

    On November 3, GPS Rollover Could Affect Older Phones and GPS Device Accuracy

    Thread Starter: ldsailor

    Below is from the Verizon web site, which explains a potential GPS problem. Apparently, this is associated with the GPS week number roll over that took

    Last Post By: Dogwood Today, 16:27 Go to last post