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    needlefish

    which alcohol stove do you prefer?

    Thread Starter: needlefish

    I've been using a DIY Zelph style Fancy Feast but have also occasionally used a Rucas stove. So what alcohol stove do you use?

    Last Post By: LittleTim Today, 23:47 Go to last post
    K.Red

    Leaving Kids Behind

    Thread Starter: K.Red

    I'm wondering if there are other women out there in my position:
    I am going to thru-hike the AT. It's all I think about. I would go tomorrow if

    Last Post By: Alligator Today, 23:24 Go to last post
    TwigBoy

    Anyone use candle- powered, lights in their tents these days?

    Thread Starter: TwigBoy

    I ask because when I section-hiked in the 90’s (pre-smart phones era) I used this. I just weighed it & it came to .3 pounds [emoji848] I guess it’s

    Last Post By: Slow Trek Today, 22:47 Go to last post
    Game Warden

    Tarps vs bugs

    Thread Starter: Game Warden

    I am thinking about going to a tarp shelter instead of a tent. My chief concern is mosquitos. Does anyone have any experience in bug season with a tarp?

    Last Post By: Slo-go'en Today, 21:50 Go to last post
    Namaste

    Osprey pack repair experience

    Thread Starter: Namaste

    Has anyone had any experience with sending their Osprey pack back to the company for a repair? I'm wondering about whether you received a new pack in

    Last Post By: blw2 Today, 21:46 Go to last post
    Corley

    Tom Floyd Shelter - No Water in Ginger Spring

    Thread Starter: Corley

    I hiked up to the Tom Floyd Shelter today and found that Ginger Spring is unusable. There was more water on the trail then in Ginger Spring itself. I

    Last Post By: Corley Today, 21:22 Go to last post