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    Game Warden

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    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?

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    Mouser999

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    Suggestions for ramen better than Maruchan , please.

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    Bubblehead

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    Thread Starter: Bubblehead

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    Quik

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    Thread Starter: Quik

    I did a quick search and didn't find much on WB for the FHT, lots of info on the FHT website and I picked up a map at REI yesterday.

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    Doc

    MATC still looking for Ridgerunners for this season

    Thread Starter: Doc

    MATC still has an opening for this season 5/18-10/20/19. The caretaker/ridgerunner position is a great way to still be involved with the hiking community

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