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    Issue 40

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    Issue 40:
    (148 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Campsites 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Time to Sunset 
    The Pacific Crest Trail Part 1 
    Backpacking the Pasayten Wilderness 
    The Pacific Crest Trail Part 2 
    NeoAir XLite Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Spicy Thai Noodles 
    Wondering in Wilderness 

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    Issue 39

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    Issue 39:
    (109 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Anatomy of a Mountain 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Picking Berries 
    Bandelier National Monument 
    The Wahweap Hoodoos 
    Packing Food Efficiently 
    Ruffwear Approach Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Mexican Black Bean Dip 
    San Juan Mountain High

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    Issue 38

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    Issue 38:
    (112 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Piezo 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Bear Canister Cooler 
    Oasis in the Desert 
    Rainy Day Backpacking 
    Becoming a Trail Naturalist 
    Feathered Friends Eos Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Backpacker's Spice Rack 
    Shoulder Season Solution

    Updated

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    Issue 37

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    Issue 37:
    (131 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Traction Devcies 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: The Lightweight Dining Tarp 
    Guadalupe Mountains 
    Kluane National Park 
    Thru-hiking the Mountains of France 
    Vasque Monolith Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Creamy Beef and Mushroom Stew 
    The Otherworldly Loowit Trail

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    Issue 36

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    Issue 36:
    (134 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Stealth Camping 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Multipurpose Foam Pad 
    Thru-hiking the Arizona Trail Part 1 
    Richland Creek Wilderness 
    Keeping Wild Spaces Wild 
    Hiking the Zion Narrows 
    Feathered Friends Hummingbird UL20 
    Gear Mash 
    Backpacking Meal Doctoring 
    Arizona Trail Part 2

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    Issue 35

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    Issue 35:
    (127 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: PPPPD 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Clothing Colors 
    Thru-hiking the East Coast Trail 
    Family Hiking the Colorado Trail 
    Carrizo and Picture Canyons 
    ZebraLight H53w Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Quick and Easy 3 Day Meal Plan 
    Grand Canyon - 1980 
    PDF Version

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    Issue 34

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    Issue 34:
    (126 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Passes, Saddles... 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Keep Your Pillow in Place 
    Skiing Around Crater Lake 
    Hiking Greenbrier in the Smokies 
    The Canyons of Southern Utah 
    Backpacking the Pecos Wilderness 
    Tarptent Scarp 2 Review 
    Gear Mash 
    SW Style Backpacking Pudding 
    Media: Podcasts 
    Wildflowers in the High Desert 

    Updated

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    Issue 33

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    Issue 33:
    (122 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Freestanding 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Trail Time 
    International Appalachian Trail 
    Vermilion Cliffs National Monument 
    Dehydrating Your Own Meals 
    Steve and the Long Haul 
    MSR WindPro II Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Ramen Curry Chicken 
    Media: In Praise of Guidebooks 
    On the Offtrail

    Updated

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    Issue 32

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    Issue 32: Chiricahua National Monument, The PCT, Trevor & Tennille, Lamington National Park, , eVent Stuff Sack Review, Olympic National Park, News, & More.
    (133 Pages)
    Table of Contents: 
    Jargon: Inversion 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: 10 Day Meal Plan 
    Blind Love on the Collegiate Loop 
    Royal Basin, Olympic N.P. 
    Chiricahua National Monument 
    Trekking Australia's Rainforest 
    Sea to Summit eVent Dry Sack Review 
    Gear Mash 
    Savory Breakfast Potatoes 
    Media: All the Wild that Remains 
    The 40 Year Section Hike 
     

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    Issue 31

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    Issue 31: Trinity Alps Backpacking, Hiking Goshen Prong, Feathered Friends Egret Review, New Mexico Badlands, Idaho Hot Spring, Energy Bars, News, Tips, & More.
    (154 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Layer (waterproofing) 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Trees and Campsites 
    Badlands of Northern New Mexico 
    Hiking Goshen Prong, Smokies 
    The Trinity Alps 
    The Hunt for Owl Creek Hot Springs 
    Feathered Friends Egret Nano 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail 
    Homemade Energy Bars 
    Media: On Trails 
    One Last Drive Home

    Updated

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    Issue 30

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    Issue 30: Hiking the Grand Canyon, Backpacking the Guadalupe Mountains, PCT Wildflowers, Bear Vault BV450, Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness, New Mexico, Tips & More.
    (160 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Prepositioning
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: Shoulder Season Heater
    East Tonto Trail - Grand Canyon
    Guadalupe Mountains N.P.
    Enchanted New Mexico
    Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness
    Bear Vault BV450 Review
    Klamath-Siskiyou Wildflowers
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail - Fog
    Oatmeal Cookie Warmer
    Media: Wildlike
    Six Legs and Six Lakes

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    Issue 29

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    Issue 29: Hiking Wilderness Study Areas, Backpacking Organ Pipe, Ozark Highland Trail, Canon G3X Review, Selway River Trail, The CDT, Dry Camping, News, & More.
    (158 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Stack Height 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Blake's Hitch 
    Ozark Highlands Trail 
    Selway River Trail 
    Wilderness Study Areas 
    Organ Pipe Cactus N.M. 
    Canon G3X Review 
    In Praise of Dry Camping 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Forests 
    Tex-Mex Couscous 
    The Storm

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    Issue 28

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    Issue 28: Thru-hiking the GDT, Summer Backpacking, Gossamer Gear LT4 Trekking Pole Review, Washington State, Hiking in Death Valley, The Subway, News, & More.
    (166 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Alpenglow 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Mosquitoes 
    Hiking the Subway in Zion 
    The Great Divide Trail 
    Marble Canyon 
    Luna Peak 
    Gossamer Gear LT4S Review 
    Hot Weather Backpacking 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo TIps from the Trail: Patterns 
    Backcountry Cuisine: Snow Ice Cream 
    Lost and Found

    Updated

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    Issue 27

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    Issue 27: Hiking the Colorado & Tahoe Rim Trails, Gear Maintenance, Firstlight Tent Review, Lookouts in the Cascades, Backpacking the Alpine Lakes, News & More.
    (186 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Terrain Class 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: The Long Distance Backpack 
    The Colorado Trail Part 1 
    Thru-hiking the Tahoe Rim Trail 
    Alpine Lakes Wilderness 
    Backpacking Gear Maintenance 
    Black Diamond Firstlight Review 
    Backpacking Seafood 
    Lookouts in the Cascades 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo TIps from the Trail: Bounce Light 
    Media: To Build a Fire 
    Backcountry Cuisine: Couscous & Chicken 
    The Colorado Trail Part 2

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    Issue 26

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    Issue 26: Winter Backpacking, Thru-hiking the Hayduke Trail, Noble Canyon, MSR Lightning Explore Review, Escalante, Snow Camping on Mt. Rainier, News, & More.
    (158 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: VBL 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Water in Winter 
    Winter Backpacking 
    The Hayduke Trail 
    Psychology of Lost 
    Noble Canyon by Night 
    MSR Lightning Explore Review 
    Snow Camping on Rainier 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Reflections 
    Media: Unbranded 
    Backcountry Cuisine: Banana Nut Pudding 
    Twice the Effort, Half the Miles

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    Issue 25

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    Issue 25: Backpacking in Kings Canyon, The Great Plains, Hiking Yosemite, Platypus GravityWorks Filter Review, Iceland, The North Country Trail, News, & More.
    (163 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: EN Rating 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Hiking Solo 
    Shoulder Season in the Sierra 
    Hiking Chilnualna Falls 
    Backpacking the Laugavegur Trail 
    The NCT - Arrowhead Re-route 
    Platypus GravityWorks Filter Review 
    Great Plains: Overlooked Wilderness 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Opposites 
    Media: The Old Ways 
    Backcountry Cuisine: One Pot Thanksgiving 
    Cold

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    Issue 24

    Issue 24: Hiking the Ouachita Trail, Fires in the Backcountry, Peekaboo & Spooky Gulch, Montbell Mirage Review, The Wave, Canyon Crux Backpacking, Tips, & More.
    (147 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Cuben Fiber
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: Wind
    Canyon Crux
    The Lost Girls Ride Again
    A Day Hike to the Wave
    Hiking Peekaboo and Spooky Gulch
    Montbell Mirage Parka Review
    To Build a Fire
    Gear Mash
    Photos Tips from the Trail: Layering
    Media: A Walk in the Woods
    Backcountry Cuisine: Apple Crisp
    Back Pocket
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    Issue 23

    Issue 23: Patagonia, Sub-24 Hour Backpacking Trips, Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail, Helinox Ground Chair Review, Fiery Gizzard, Tennessee Tempest, News, & More.
    (163 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Micron
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: Socks
    Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail
    Day Hiking the Fiery Gizzard
    Backpacking Torres Del Paine
    Sub-24 Hour Overnighters
    Helinox Ground Chair Review
    Tennessee Tempest
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail: The Details
    Media: The Sagebrush Sea
    Backcountry Cuisine: Cranberry Nut Couscous
    Under Promise, Over Deliver
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    Updated

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    Issue 22

    Issue 22: Backpacking the JMT, Wildflowers, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Sea to Summit Insulated Mat Review, Pictured Rocks, Waterfalls, Tips, & More.
    (169 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: MPD
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: Shelters
    Backpacking Kungsleden
    Wandering Among Wildflowers
    New Hampshire Waterfall Loop Hikes
    Thru-hiking the John Muir Trail
    Sea to Summit UL Insulated Mat Review
    Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Change Your Perspective
    Media: The Big Burn
    Backcountry Cuisine: A Backpacker's Cache
    Craters of the Moon National Monument
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    Issue 21

    Issue 21: Backpacking in the Bailey Range, Trail Maintenance, Everest Basecamp, Thru-hiking vs Section Hiking, Canon G7X Review, the Smokies, News, Tips & More.
    (157 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Snow Water Equivalent 
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: The 10 Essentials
    Farewell to Winter in the Smokes
    The New Hardest Thing - Everest Base Camp
    Thru-hike or Secton Hike?
    Pulaskis, Sweat, Hard Work & Fun - Trail Maintenance
    Canon G7X Review
    Across Olympic National Park - A Bailey Range Traverse
    Media: My First Summer in th Sierra
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Desert Photography
    Backcountry Cuisine: Curried Chicken Noodles
    In the Moment

    816 downloads

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    Issue 20

    Issue 20: The Wonderland Trail, Backpacking Isle Royale, Skiing, Hiking Fish & Owl Creek Canyons, Trail Runners, Flash, Wild Film Review, News, Tips, & More.
    (131 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Contour Interval 
    Trail News
    Trail Tip: Snow Shelters
    Backcountry Nordic Skiing
    Section Hiking the Wonderland Trail
    The Escape - Fish and Owl Creek Canyons
    Isle Royale - A Superior Adventure
    Trail Runners in the Backcountry
    Flash
    Media: Wild - A Film Review
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Zooming In
    Backcountry Cuisine: Chocolate Cheesecake Smoothies
    The Sunset

    494 downloads

    Updated

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    Issue 19

    Issue 19: Baxter State Park, Backpacking the Bighorns, Wolverine Canyon, Thru-hiking the A.T., Kahtoola Microspikes Review, The Colorado Plateau, Tips, & More.
    (149 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Baffle 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Dealing with Altitude 
    The Colorado Plateau 
    Walking Wyoming's Big Horn Mountains 
    Four Days at Russell Pond 
    Wolverine Canyon 
    Kahtoola Microspikes Review 
    Thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Mountain Light 
    Backcountry Cuisine: Southwest Style Omelet 
    Trees: A Confession

    411 downloads

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    Issue 18

    Backpacking the Weminuche, Grand Canyon, & Ruby Mountains, Uniqlo Down Parka Review, Hiking with Children, Longer Dayhikes, News, Gear, Tips, & More.
    (135 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: CCF 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: Stoves 
    Backpacking in the Ruby Mountains 
    The Labor and Love of Hiking with Children 
    The Weminuche Wilderness 
    All in a Day's Work 
    Uniqlo Ultralight Down Parka Review 
    The Grand Canyon 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Mushrooms 
    Backcountry Cuisine: No Bake Pumpkin Banana Pudding 
    The Drive Home: Perfection

    423 downloads

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    Issue 17

    Grand Gulch, Mount Rainier, Off Trail Travel, Hiking in Florida, Backpacking the Overland Track, ZPacks Multi-Pack Review, News, Gear, Tips, & More.
    (143 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Talus 
    Trail News 
    Trail Tip: River Crossings 
    Climbing Mount Rainier 
    Backpacking the Overland Track 
    Off-trail Delights 
    Hiking in Florida 
    ZPacks Multi-Pack Review 
    Grand Gulch - A Magical Connection 
    Gear Mash 
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Side Lighting 
    Backcountry Cuisine: Ginger Blueberry Tea 
    The Nuances of a Name

    201 downloads

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    Issue 16

    Technology on the Trail, Hiking the Tremont Loop, the Wilderness Act of 1964, Tenkara, Spark SPI Review, the Kalalau Trail, Gear, News, Tips, & More.
    (139 Pages)
    Table of Contents:
    Jargon: Crux  
    Trail News  
    Trail Tip: Trip Planning  
    Great Smoky Mountains Tremont Loop Hike  
    The Wilderness Act of 1964  
    Technology on the Trail  
    Lost and Found on the Kalalau Trail  
    Sea to Summit Spark SPI Sleeping Bag Review
    A Season with Tenkara
    Gear Mash
    Photo Tips from the Trail: Adding a Person for Scale  
    Backcountry Cuisine: Garam Masala Jerky  
    Choose Your Adventure

    226 downloads

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