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    Hey BWS! Good luck with your search for the...

    Hey BWS! Good luck with your search for the perfect tent, but as an senior adult, I find a hammock much easier to climb in and out of. Just something you might want to consider. Happy Trails!
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    One should not expect hammock provisions while...

    One should not expect hammock provisions while thru hiking or hiking shelter-to-shelter in GSMNP. I would be prepared to go to ground as you are supposed to stay in the shelter unless you have...
  3. Thread: Slab walkin'

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    If you like the grip of Altras, they make a Lone...

    If you like the grip of Altras, they make a Lone Peak that is higher with more ankle support. I have the women's version, but haven't been on slippery slabs yet. Works well on algae covered wet...
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    I haven't posted in a while because I can't get...

    I haven't posted in a while because I can't get out and, therefore, feel I don't have much to contribute at the present time. I am recovering from heart bypass surgery and probably won't be getting...
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    Good thing about the Ursak bag is it can be...

    Good thing about the Ursak bag is it can be either. It is best used with the odor proof liner.
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    Gatlinburg is a pretty small town. You could call...

    Gatlinburg is a pretty small town. You could call the different churches and ask them(shouldn't be too many). Maybe call NOC Gatlinburg. They might know.
  7. I didn't like the taste of the water when I used...

    I didn't like the taste of the water when I used my water bladder, tube, and suction valve. I replaced the bladder with one that is not supposed to give an aftertaste, but realized the valve itself...
  8. Thread: Riddle time

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    I'm still here, just not good at solving them. I...

    I'm still here, just not good at solving them. I enjoy trying.
  9. Why don't you experiment at home using hot water...

    Why don't you experiment at home using hot water and/or stovetop and let us know if you figure something out?
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    Thanks perymk, for the info on sulfer and...

    Thanks perymk, for the info on sulfer and ChiggAway. I didn't know anything about that product. Deet doesn't work well for me in the deep south. Horseflies and deerflies laugh at it and so do...
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    On high, like temperature?

    On high, like temperature?
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    I carry a satellite rescue device for...

    I carry a satellite rescue device for emergencies. It is for the peace of mind of my son, my 88 yr old mother, my pre-retirement coworkers, and friends. It puts an immediate halt to those annoying...
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    Well, I'm stumped.

    Well, I'm stumped.
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    Moon stone?

    Moon stone?
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    If you can find the audiobook narrated by Bill...

    If you can find the audiobook narrated by Bill Bryson, it is very entertaining.
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    ......Dew?

    ......Dew?
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    Don't know why previous posters need a folding...

    Don't know why previous posters need a folding spoon, but I do and here's why: i have a Jetboil stove designed so that everything packs up inside the pot, including the fuel canister. That is,...
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    Fray Check doesn't cauterize. It's a basically a...

    Fray Check doesn't cauterize. It's a basically a diluted fabric safe glue that doesn't wash out. You would need to let it dry before you patch.
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    Walmart and craft/sewing stores have a product...

    Walmart and craft/sewing stores have a product called Fray Check used to repair frayed edges before patching. It helps stop the continued fraying of the edges.
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    I can't see a date on the post. When I try to...

    I can't see a date on the post. When I try to click on it, it says I have to login. Could be an old post, but no way to tell.
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    Dropdeadfred, the posts you seem to be referring...

    Dropdeadfred, the posts you seem to be referring to are at least 4 years old. The recent post was asking where to get insurance.
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    A search online came up with instagram post...

    A search online came up with instagram post saying their phone lines are down. I do not have Instagram so couldn't read the entire post. Perhaps store/outfitter might be open and hostel closed but am...
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    Weatherbug

    Weatherbug
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    Very interesting topic! I have never heard of...

    Very interesting topic! I have never heard of marker trees before but I do pay attention to trees with unusual shapes. Thanks for bringing up this topic!
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    Thanks guys!

    Thanks guys!
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