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    appstate_mj

    What to do if I see a bear?

    Thread Starter: appstate_mj

    Not sure whether to post this here or in hiker safety. But I've never encountered a bear before (this will only be my 3rd section hike)...I'm doing part

    Last Post By: Fredt4 Today, 11:04 Go to last post
    natureboy68

    Fingerboard shelter report

    Thread Starter: natureboy68

    Stopped at fingerboard for lunch on the way from bald rock shelter, before taking the AT back to car at elk pen. The log book is full, roof seems to be

    Last Post By: MichaelK7 Today, 10:24 Go to last post
    strollin

    Shoes at night & in or out

    Thread Starter: strollin

    Has anyone found crawly things in your shoes in AM? Shoes in the tent or outside?

    Last Post By: MichaelK7 Today, 10:21 Go to last post
    zjindra3

    Water on Segment 27

    Thread Starter: zjindra3

    Hey all,

    Wondering if anyone has any recent info on water availability on segment 27? Looking to go NOBO from Durango, spending the second

    Last Post By: colorado_rob Today, 08:37 Go to last post
    illabelle

    FAK for nail loss on trail

    Thread Starter: illabelle

    We leave Wednesday for a week of hiking on rough steep trails. One of my big toenails is black and purple. I don't want to think about what might be

    Last Post By: Traveler Today, 06:48 Go to last post
    spfleisig

    Trail Runners Vs. Hiking Boots

    Thread Starter: spfleisig

    For over 20 years, I've been using Salomon XA Pro 3D trail runners to both hike in and trail run.

    I recently did two days of hiking in

    Last Post By: Traveler Today, 06:38 Go to last post