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    Default Success Rate of WB Thru Hikers??

    Mountain Squid would probably be able to answer this best, but everyone is !! Any thoughts on the success rate to complete the AT by hikers who are WB Members vs those who are not?? What is the WB rate for AT Completion??

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    I would like to see a (miles hiked / messages posted) ratio myself.

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    :banana I rounded up

    Quote Originally Posted by 10-k View Post
    i would like to see a (miles hiked / messages posted) ratio myself.


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    Quote Originally Posted by 10-K View Post
    I would like to see a (miles hiked / messages posted) ratio myself.
    Lone Wolf has a large numerator AND denominator.
    Fear ridges that are depicted as flat lines on a profile map.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 10-K View Post
    I would like to see a (miles hiked / messages posted) ratio myself.
    Not always a successful thru-hiker, eventually got the miles in. Until recently I was better than 1:1

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    or 1 mile hiked per 1 yottabyte of data posted

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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyWindsor View Post
    or 1 mile hiked per 1 yottabyte of data posted
    Sounds about right.

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    sheeet,I got that one in the bag

    keystrokes
    miles hiked


    It's like 4,565,045,862,495,690,024,560 :1

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    4000+?? miles (I've stopped counting AT miles now) and 1860 posts for me..... I don't know though, wasn't till my third attempted thru that I made it GA-ME and I stopped 90 miles short of Katahdin because I'd done it all....

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    2 completed thrus but both before I found WB.

    geek

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    Default West bound

    Shoot, I thought WB stood for West bound. That would be a little low.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zippy Morocco View Post
    Shoot, I thought WB stood for West bound. That would be a little low.
    i think TOW has the most WEBO AND EABO completions on WB. up in the high thousands i think.
    I'm so confused, I'm not sure if I lost my horse or found a rope.

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    oh you know i'm subscribing to this one!

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    0/56 (Including this post).

    I'm here to learn, maybe find a little fellowship. However, if I see something I can offer information on, even if it's passing secondhand, I won't let any ratio stop me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Coffee Rules! View Post
    0/56 (Including this post).

    I'm here to learn, maybe find a little fellowship. However, if I see something I can offer information on, even if it's passing secondhand, I won't let any ratio stop me.
    Tikcuf,that you?

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    I would think they have a higher success rate because they don't smoke they carry a u l a circuit and tarp tent rainbow, pack out there poop leave big tips in town never use a cell phone even in the life and death emergency and ford the kennebec
    it's just walking

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    Quote Originally Posted by hikerboy57 View Post
    I would think they have a higher success rate because they don't smoke they carry a u l a circuit and tarp tent rainbow, pack out there poop leave big tips in town never use a cell phone even in the life and death emergency and ford the kennebec
    it's just walking

    and they leave their dog home and also carry a gun for shooting dogs who get brought on the trail.


    948.3 unique AT miles for me (in other words places ive hiked multiple times only counted once)

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdoczi View Post
    and also carry a gun for shooting dogs who get brought on the trail.
    Thats just a D*** move.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AAhiker View Post
    Thats just a D*** move.
    you obviously have read many of the guns threads or dogs threads here.... or the really funny ones where somehow the 2 get intermingled.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdoczi View Post
    you obviously have read many of the guns threads or dogs threads here.... or the really funny ones where somehow the 2 get intermingled.
    make that havent

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