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    2 to almost 3 inches of rain in the Western/Upper...

    2 to almost 3 inches of rain in the Western/Upper Valley of NH last night. Don't pitch your tent in a gully.
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    Cascade Mountain Tech for $45. They aren't sleek...

    Cascade Mountain Tech for $45. They aren't sleek and pretty, but they're very light, inexpensive and functional.

    Took a pair of these on the AT in 2016. They weighed 14.2 ounces* (without the...
  3. "only car avail was a convertible bitchin camero...

    "only car avail was a convertible bitchin camero https://emoji.tapatalk-cdn.com/emoji23.png"

    Did your folks drive it up from the Bahamas?
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    I don't hammock, but it's probably worth it to...

    I don't hammock, but it's probably worth it to align the posts with the prevailing winds, yes?
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    I always find it best to quickly get involved in...

    I always find it best to quickly get involved in something else to occupy myself when stung. It sure beats dwelling on the pain. I also don't get stung all that often. I used to annoy my kids and...
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    45710 I was thinking of late night for the...

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    I was thinking of late night for the Moose... I was thinking they were more a dusk and dawn concern and they should have the courtesy to get off the roads by true dark; but in hindsight,...
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    My daughter did a presidential traverse a week...

    My daughter did a presidential traverse a week ago Monday, so I was up in the area to drive her back to her car. (I just hiked up and down Pierce.) I saw one moose/car collision in Twin Mountain,...
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    https://blogs.massaudubon.org/yourgreatoutdoors/ab...

    https://blogs.massaudubon.org/yourgreatoutdoors/about-those-acorns/
    Last year was a mast year for acorns in NH, I got buried. Just a standard winter.
  9. You could use it on a lake or pond, and get hit...

    You could use it on a lake or pond, and get hit by a drunken guy in a speedboat as well! Maybe flipped over in high winds! So many exciting new ways to die!
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    I use the NFL down by contact rules. So, that...

    I use the NFL down by contact rules. So, that time I slipped forward, and caught myself on both hands, without knees, or hip touching, doesn't count. That time I stumbled off a trail and bounced...
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    Looks fun, but not very eco friendly.

    Looks fun, but not very eco friendly.
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    I hiked with a 70+ year old guy on the trail for...

    I hiked with a 70+ year old guy on the trail for a month or so. His biggest "mistake" was being attached to his "comfortable" old gear, which was about 15 pounds heavier than my average weighted...
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    Sorry about that, I apparently got a free read...

    Sorry about that, I apparently got a free read initially. I try not to link to paywalls.

    The Harvard folks basically said, just under doctor's orders.

    The scary stuff is here.
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    Just for fun. ...

    Just for fun. https://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/the-hidden-dangers-of-protein-powders

    The Clean Label Project found a whole lot of ugly protein powders.
  15. I've always thought of this stuff. Despite...

    I've always thought of this stuff. Despite growing up mostly in the woods, a lot of my early information about nature came from fantasy books. The classic woodsman who could walk through the woods...
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    https://www.amazon.com/Charger-Anker-Delivery-Powe...

    https://www.amazon.com/Charger-Anker-Delivery-PowerPort-Foldable/dp/B07GWQ2GJC/ref=sxbs_sxwds-stvp?crid=634BQLJBR4QP&keywords=quick+charge+dual+port&pd_rd_i=B07GWQ2GJC&pd_rd_r=5aa0f8f4-add8-4c0c-9127-...
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    Yeah, even where she was hit was off the trail,...

    Yeah, even where she was hit was off the trail, although she may have landed on the trail.
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    My Bison is really friendly, he just wants to...

    My Bison is really friendly, he just wants to play!

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    It's not like there are a whole lot of non...

    It's not like there are a whole lot of non tourists in Yellowstone.
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    Leatherman CS 1.43 oz. No pot gripper, but has...

    Leatherman CS 1.43 oz. No pot gripper, but has really functional scissors instead of pliers. I think they have a corresponding sized tool with pliers instead of scissors. As for the Leukotape, I...
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    Check the wind direction first.

    Check the wind direction first.
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    I've been hiking with a bug net over my head...

    I've been hiking with a bug net over my head recently. It's not stylish, but... while DEET will stop them from biting me, it won't stop them from getting in my ears, eyes and lungs. Bugbaffler for...
  23. I started with a torso length pad for the extra...

    I started with a torso length pad for the extra width, because I tend to sprawl when I sleep and thought the extra width would help with that. I figured I'd elevate my legs on my pack and bits of...
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    As long as you have lateral support (as in your...

    As long as you have lateral support (as in your foot doesn't spill/push the fabric over the side of the shoe) on the side slopes, I think you'd be fine. Obviously, get used to whatever the...
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    AllTrails has improved, but you really need the...

    AllTrails has improved, but you really need the paid version and the app. It's not nearly as seamless and user friendly as Guthook, but it's useful for letting you know where you are, and it's...
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