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    Maybe I'm alone in enjoying every mile of trail I...

    Maybe I'm alone in enjoying every mile of trail I hiked, difficult yes for sure, but I'm out for the challenge and the rock scrambles and everything else that comes with it. I never looked at the...
  2. the video starts off with the guy recording and...

    the video starts off with the guy recording and walking towards the babies... there's the #1 lesson to learn here.
  3. I know the autopsy will take a while but any...

    I know the autopsy will take a while but any chance of info like if there appeared to be any signs of a fight/struggle or claw marks on tent/pack or anything like that?
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    I thought self-supported was general rules for a...

    I thought self-supported was general rules for a thru hike on your own and something that happens rather then something planned out for you would be accepted... but what do I know, and I also thought...
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    No worries on that most CT blue blazed trails are...

    No worries on that most CT blue blazed trails are marked well and easy to follow, probably even blazed more frequently then the AT itself. The blazes will be clear and not close to worn out, maybe...
  6. I think improper use would be more accurate then...

    I think improper use would be more accurate then "too many devices on the trail" if that is the case
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    GA/NC in 2018 had some single digit nights mid to...

    GA/NC in 2018 had some single digit nights mid to late march and some windy days that didn't get much above freezing, so you never know. I say better to be prepared but most people would rather save...
  8. I bring my hand saw with me every time I'm out on...

    I bring my hand saw with me every time I'm out on a blue blazed trail and you wouldn't believe some of the stuff I've cut with it - still a lot it can't handle. I've contacted CFPA multiple times...
  9. Do you know if the tornado also crossed the...

    Do you know if the tornado also crossed the nearby Mohawk Trail (old AT) that's less then a mile from Belter's the way the crow flies ?
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    well it wouldn't be thrown far and i wouldn't do...

    well it wouldn't be thrown far and i wouldn't do it or go back to sleep without making sure a fire didn't start but I didn't consider the legal factor either
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    I started carrying some little fire crackers,...

    I started carrying some little fire crackers, only for an emergency of a problem bear in camp at night, not just to scare any off. Never used them but I'm sure they would work and are certainly light...
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    Hanes Cool Dri 100% polyester, strong and cheap...

    Hanes Cool Dri
    100% polyester, strong and cheap (price). Under $10 and could get them closer to $5 with the sales their always offering. I think their perfect, used them on the whole AT, use them...
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    So the 3 parking areas on those roads are now...

    So the 3 parking areas on those roads are now closed, correct? ... including what looks like a 20 car lot on Route 7?

    I imagine it's from being over run the last few months. Are the parking areas...
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    sorry don't know why the double post

    sorry don't know why the double post
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    I always kept them right outside the tent under...

    I always kept them right outside the tent under the vestibule and I always took out the insoles to air out and to help disturb and notice anything when I put them back in and shook them out. I might...
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    I have a Copper Spur and do the same. Well over...

    I have a Copper Spur and do the same. Well over 200 nights in it and I just see one of the stretchy ropes getting thinner, expecting it to break anytime. I imagine It will still work when it does,...
  17. My footprint is mainly to protect from the...

    My footprint is mainly to protect from the ground, and my synthetic roofing material footprint (like Tyvek but much stronger and more water proof) allows me to set up just about anywhere without...
  18. maybe some rain made its way on top of the...

    maybe some rain made its way on top of the footprint instead of underneath if part of it was close to the ground. If its going to rain overnight I try to put sticks underneath my footprint all along...
  19. the Cohos Trail has made huge efforts to remove...

    the Cohos Trail has made huge efforts to remove sections from ATV paths and it really isn't that big of a percentage at all right now, with plans to remove more in the near future.
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    I have the small QiWiz titanium trowel and found...

    I have the small QiWiz titanium trowel and found nowhere along the AT that I couldn't dig one... may have had to start a new hole a few times. Still surprises me how good it works for weight/size. I...
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    I was pulling out some gnarly, knotted chunks of...

    I was pulling out some gnarly, knotted chunks of hair after getting back from my thru... even when I washed at hostels ect. I never combed it except with my fingers... next time I will try to...
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    Dan McHale has a system that works really well ...

    Dan McHale has a system that works really well

    http://www.mchalepacks.com/ultralight/Detail%20Hi%20Rez%20Pages/Bear%20Cannister%20Page.htm
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    Poll: The National parks aren't the random spots....

    The National parks aren't the random spots. Shenandoah, 27 other miles in VA and NJ state parks and forests are closed. That's all the trail that is closed, down south a lot of parking areas and...
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    Poll: apparently some places are closed but not much....

    apparently some places are closed but not much. Shenandoah and a few other random spots. I guess it's not all the shelters/privys on the trail but the ones on the national forest service land? …. I...
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    Poll: right. Not sure why people keep saying it's...

    right. Not sure why people keep saying it's closed. You can't camp in shelters or use a privy but could tent camp at all shelter sites. I think some parking areas are closed down south and probably...
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