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General Backpacking & Hiking

Skill, technique, questions, & all things backpacking or hiking related.

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  1. Trail News 40

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  2. Jargon 40: Campsites

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  3. Illegal Camping

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  4. Backpacking destinations for October and later

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  5. (How) do you sleep in the backcountry?

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  6. Trail Crew--Work is fun!

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  7. Group hikes with newbies

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  8. Clothing Colors for the Trail

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  9. Solo hiking wth a personal locator beacon ?

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  10. Why do we do it?

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  11. Trip Planning - How To

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  12. Trees and Campsites

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  13. Becoming a Trail Naturalist

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  14. Hiking in Wilderness Study Areas

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  15. yet another bear question

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  16. Winter nights

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  17. Trail News 39

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  18. Jargon 39: Anatomy of a Mountain

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  19. Leaving a Mark

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  20. Trail News 38

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  21. Chafing!!

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