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    Pearisburg to Catawba

    Thread Starter: LittleMartin

    I'm planning to do a section from Pearisburg to Catawba in Virginia in mid October. I'm not sure if it's best to end at Four Pines Hostel and have my

    Last Post By: JPritch Today, 10:14 Go to last post

    First timer NOBO Section hike from Damascus with questions

    Thread Starter: Flores

    First time poster and first time section hiker coming up in a few weeks. I am starting in Damascus and heading NOBO for a 3 day hike hoping to end Fox

    Last Post By: Flores Today, 10:12 Go to last post

    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: madgoat Today, 09:52 Go to last post

    Hammock for the Long Trail

    Thread Starter: TheVermonster

    I'm going out for 10 days on the LT and am interested in buying a used lightweight hammock/bug net/tarp if anyone's selling. Thanks!

    Last Post By: TheVermonster Today, 09:32 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: double d Today, 09:15 Go to last post

    Wonderland Trail Cache : Mail vs. Drive&Drop

    Thread Starter: Megapixel

    I'm trying to think through how I want to proceed with my food caches. I'm also going in for a walk up permit, end of August, mid week. Obviously Mailing

    Last Post By: garlic08 Today, 07:28 Go to last post