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    jungleland1972

    Help with cold weather camping

    Thread Starter: jungleland1972

    So I am planning on my first cold weather hike (Maryland section of the AT in December). I decided to test some of my gear last night by tenting in my

    Last Post By: Traffic Jam Today, 13:10 Go to last post
    Gambit McCrae

    Has Society Become Softer

    Thread Starter: Gambit McCrae

    I personally am a firm believer that on average, as time goes on, society becomes softer. As it has always been mentioned forever before Grandma Gatewood

    Last Post By: illabelle Today, 13:08 Go to last post
    Tyler8895

    WTB: Osprey Exos 38 M & 20-30* down long sleeping bag

    Thread Starter: Tyler8895

    I’m looking for a 20-30 degree long down sleeping bag or quilt for under $100. I found a Kelty Cosmic Down 20 for $110 online, but I figured I would see

    Last Post By: Tyler8895 Today, 12:30 Go to last post
    Gambit McCrae

    Percentage of Success vs Population On Trail Over Time - Math and Estimation

    Thread Starter: Gambit McCrae

    We can take this concept in increments of a decade. How do you think the % of completion has changed as the decades click by. I want to look at it from

    Last Post By: Gambit McCrae Today, 12:29 Go to last post
    GaryM

    Camp alarms?

    Thread Starter: GaryM

    Has anyone every used any sort of camp alarm? Either trip wire around tent or pressure release switch activating a light or siren to warn against bears

    Last Post By: Leo L. Today, 12:20 Go to last post
    Mother Natures Son

    Big Storm

    Thread Starter: Mother Natures Son

    The big Snow and Ice storm is to hit most of the East by Saturday. Near the trail, Snow might get up to 8-12"+ here in S.C. PA. After that, major

    Last Post By: Slo-go'en Today, 12:04 Go to last post