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My condolences to Montana backpackers
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:33 PM
Submitted By: grizzled
Snow
I'd buy it.
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:18 PM
Submitted By: reubenstump
New version of the VW hippie bus
Knee Defender Caused Airline to Divert Flight
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:07 PM
Submitted By: CajunHiker
Napa Quake
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:01 PM
Submitted By: CajunHiker
Came back from a trip to find this...
Hurray for Curry! Ingredient helps to block colon
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 20:36 PM
Submitted By: reubenstump
cancer from spreading.
Another day, another place to boycott
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 20:19 PM
Submitted By: Lamebeaver
The "Good Morning" thread: part 2
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 12:34 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
Back to School photos
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 01:02 AM
Submitted By: ponderosa
Dont be this girl
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 01:01 AM
Submitted By: desert dweller
Wild Rats, Anyone?
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 23:25 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD

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Grand Tetons - Teton Crest Trail
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 12:16 PM
Submitted By: RyanJL
40 miles, 4 nights
TR: Gore Range (CO) off-trial extravaganza
Posted On: Aug 11, 2014, 18:35 PM
Submitted By: scatman
Six days in paradise
TR:Sequoia NP June 2014
Posted On: Jul 24, 2014, 01:18 AM
Submitted By: backpackly
Stone Door Loop, Savage Gulf, TN
Posted On: Jul 22, 2014, 14:16 PM
Submitted By: DustinTN
Throne room of the mountain gods (July 2013)
Posted On: Jul 02, 2014, 00:38 AM
Submitted By: Dennis The Menace
Karakorams
TR: Middle Fork Gila River[url=https://flic.kr/p/n
Posted On: Jun 18, 2014, 18:39 PM
Submitted By: wwwest
May/June 2014; 40 miles
TR:  Zion and Rim to Rim to Rim
Posted On: Jun 13, 2014, 00:51 AM
Submitted By: mtnsteve
Few words, many pics
Patagonia 2014
Posted On: Jun 04, 2014, 03:40 AM
Submitted By: robert85
trip report
Adventure Hiking Trail
Posted On: Jun 02, 2014, 00:36 AM
Submitted By: medicmom
Harrison Crawford State Forest, Indiana
TR: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (May)
Posted On: May 31, 2014, 21:18 PM
Submitted By: mtnsteve
Three-night backpacking trip, photos

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Even conservative Christians are beginning to
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:54 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
believe in man-made climate change.
The audacity of coal mining companies. They want
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 22:48 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
to destroy Blair Mountain battlefield.
Interesting map on poverty in Oregon
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 15:30 PM
Submitted By: Lamebeaver
Burger King moving headquarters to Canada
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 15:01 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
To save tax $
Freedom of speech.
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 06:27 AM
Submitted By: Montanalonewolf
Even when set to music? Accepting tips
'm a cop. Don't mess with me
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 11:58 AM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
Real Racial Problem
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 16:00 PM
Submitted By: wwwest
Ginsburg
Will SCOTUS Settle The Gay Marriage Issue?
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 14:46 PM
Submitted By: Ben2World
Virginia gets last minute stay
PTB time is upon us, agree?
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 10:15 AM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
At what age did you come back....
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 02:54 AM
Submitted By: Ecocentric

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Nothing to see here!
Posted On: Aug 12, 2014, 05:55 AM
Submitted By: KenV

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Better stock up if you like Nutella
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 10:29 AM
Submitted By: wcolucci
Cook Ramen Without a Pot
Posted On: Aug 21, 2014, 13:28 PM
Submitted By: wcolucci
Use a Resealable Foil Bag Instead
For those with the metabolism or a hummingbird
Posted On: Aug 16, 2014, 15:01 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
I need ideas to sustem higher evergy
Spice Time Vegetable Flakes
Posted On: Aug 07, 2014, 01:58 AM
Submitted By: PJCrim
best oatmeal for FBC?
Posted On: Aug 03, 2014, 14:57 PM
Submitted By: Holyhognuts
no-cook option better than instant?
Cleaning the outside of a cook pot
Posted On: Jul 28, 2014, 11:09 AM
Submitted By: JasonG75
Used over a campfire
Month Long Meal Plan!
Posted On: Jul 17, 2014, 11:40 AM
Submitted By: trailrecipes
Is this realistic?
Ok, dehydratores
Posted On: Jul 11, 2014, 21:22 PM
Submitted By: blue_sage
Do you need to purify water as well as filter it?
Posted On: Jul 03, 2014, 11:46 AM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
Dehydrated Meals
Posted On: Jul 01, 2014, 16:29 PM
Submitted By: Trinity
Recommendations?

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internet sites for backpacking
Posted On: Jul 30, 2014, 20:30 PM
Submitted By: slayerfish
This is the wrong place to post this but....
Posted On: Jun 11, 2014, 20:01 PM
Submitted By: mtngigi
seeking a partners for a pct thru-hike in 2014
Posted On: Feb 09, 2014, 18:18 PM
Submitted By: raelyn
New Mexico & So. Colorado
Posted On: Jan 01, 2014, 22:23 PM
Submitted By: Jlabvet
NJ,NY,PA,CT
Posted On: Dec 20, 2013, 08:44 AM
Submitted By: bigsilk
newbie looking for backpacking friends
How should I do?
Posted On: Dec 11, 2013, 19:27 PM
Submitted By: Reminiscence
Grand Canyon Rim to Rim to Rim
Posted On: Nov 01, 2013, 10:56 AM
Submitted By: wyomingjack
Looking for R2R2R hiking partner/s
ARIZONA & Southwest Group Backpacking
Posted On: Oct 27, 2013, 20:51 PM
Submitted By: Old Frank
Backpacking Group For 35s and Under
IMHO, people should set up a group hike
Posted On: Jun 18, 2013, 19:34 PM
Submitted By: Firedancer
group hike
John Muir Trail 2013
Posted On: May 01, 2013, 09:42 AM
Submitted By: GaryP4321
Hiking Partner

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factory taped seams coming apart
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 21:51 PM
Submitted By: ponderosa
options for repair?
Ground cloth advice
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 15:04 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
Anyone use one of those fishing vest for hiking?
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 14:06 PM
Submitted By: marianr
The ones with many pockets?
I am in so much trouble
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 13:57 PM
Submitted By: hikerjer
Proud new papa...
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 07:35 AM
Submitted By: bigsilk
It's gear to me...
Mountaineering boots Vs Trekking Boots
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 23:24 PM
Submitted By: Pgunnz
Add bug net to Big Agnes Scout UL2
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 23:15 PM
Submitted By: Pgunnz
Tent alteration
Granite Gear Crown V.C review
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 19:53 PM
Submitted By: treelinebackpacker
Minimalist backpack
What brand boots?
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 16:52 PM
Submitted By: RobinHood
Are you using?
What sleeping pad are you using?
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 16:32 PM
Submitted By: RobinHood

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WILD by Cheryl Strayed
Posted On: Aug 02, 2014, 15:56 PM
Submitted By: Tipi Walter
Story of woman who hikes the PCT
Barefoot Sisters: Southbound
Posted On: Jun 30, 2014, 22:48 PM
Submitted By: Blazer
AT hike book free on kindle
Hiking the Continental Divide Trail
Posted On: Jun 30, 2014, 22:43 PM
Submitted By: Blazer
One Woman's Journey
A Walk Across America
Posted On: Jun 30, 2014, 01:23 AM
Submitted By: Blazer
A Walk in the Woods
Posted On: Jun 30, 2014, 01:11 AM
Submitted By: Blazer
Bill Bryson
Water and Sky
Posted On: May 08, 2014, 10:42 AM
Submitted By: mtngrl
...by Alan Kesselheim
Bad Luck Way
Posted On: Apr 17, 2014, 18:01 PM
Submitted By: mtngrl
by Bryce Ansrews
Lost in the Wild book
Posted On: Mar 24, 2014, 12:10 PM
Submitted By: QCHIKER
I Promise Not to Suffer
Posted On: Feb 08, 2014, 20:58 PM
Submitted By: fifeplayer
You want it?
Farthest North, by Fridtjof Nansen
Posted On: Feb 04, 2014, 08:49 AM
Submitted By: tomas

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2014 fitness updates
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 23:31 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
Might as well start a new one...
High Altitude
Posted On: Aug 07, 2014, 17:25 PM
Submitted By: SPeacock
conditioning for high altitude hikes
The Road Bike Thread
Posted On: Jul 06, 2014, 02:06 AM
Submitted By: rwtb123
TAKE A SURVEY!
Posted On: Jul 02, 2014, 19:44 PM
Submitted By: TDale
Any Good Nutrition Books?
Posted On: Jun 12, 2014, 13:08 PM
Submitted By: civi68
For everyday, not just backpacking
Spin Class
Posted On: Apr 30, 2014, 17:38 PM
Submitted By: Talus.
Replicate with App or MP3?
Beginner backpacker training
Posted On: Apr 22, 2014, 20:42 PM
Submitted By: reubenstump
put on / take off
Posted On: Apr 19, 2014, 19:13 PM
Submitted By: Eric H
backpacks
Balance training
Posted On: Mar 04, 2014, 20:20 PM
Submitted By: gorgescrambler
high blood pressure (hopefully temporary)
Posted On: Jan 20, 2014, 14:11 PM
Submitted By: oldnolder
take aspirin?

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Review of "older" 2014 REI Tarn 18 pack
Posted On: Aug 07, 2014, 12:30 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
Anyone used or selling an Osprey Poco / Deuter KC?
Posted On: Jun 08, 2014, 07:42 AM
Submitted By: Thatbakerkid
Looking for a Child Carrier pack
Soon to grow out of his Woobie
Posted On: May 27, 2014, 12:35 PM
Submitted By: Hikersalike
what bag is next?
Taking the kids backpacking
Posted On: Feb 17, 2014, 10:47 AM
Submitted By: wcolucci
For the first time this summer.
Mileage With A Wee One
Posted On: Jan 22, 2014, 19:17 PM
Submitted By: sarbar
Recommend a technical daypack for a young child
Posted On: Oct 17, 2013, 20:03 PM
Submitted By: Momma
Hydration pack/waist strap for children
Hiking with my 7/8yr old
Posted On: Aug 04, 2013, 21:29 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
Hiking with Kids
hiking with my kids
Posted On: Aug 04, 2013, 18:43 PM
Submitted By: topshot
is so much fun
Book for the baby hikers
Posted On: Jul 21, 2013, 14:06 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
Brand new
Posted On: May 19, 2013, 22:46 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD

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Bivy
Posted On: Jul 26, 2014, 20:44 PM
Submitted By: Franco
How do I use it
Thesis Project Survey on Gear Design
Posted On: May 23, 2014, 17:18 PM
Submitted By: paula53
Tyvek
Posted On: Jan 13, 2014, 16:51 PM
Submitted By: WickdWarmAndDry
Tyvek
4 season tent
Posted On: Oct 30, 2013, 17:56 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
4 season tent
New to Forums, sleeping bag help.
Posted On: Oct 10, 2013, 09:06 AM
Submitted By: wcolucci
Hello!
got it
Posted On: Sep 02, 2013, 15:21 PM
Submitted By: GottaGamble
pack weight down
Going shelterless
Posted On: Jun 30, 2013, 03:24 AM
Submitted By: Cloudwalker
7 or 8 Pound loss
Posted On: May 10, 2013, 19:18 PM
Submitted By: SmokeyBear
Gear List
Considering Bulk as well as weight
Posted On: Mar 28, 2013, 00:43 AM
Submitted By: Franco
Sharing information about space in the p
REI Flash 18 - for overnighter?
Posted On: Dec 28, 2012, 06:58 AM
Submitted By: TrailTromper
Make an overnight setup that fits in 18L

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Just another guided Rainier climb
Posted On: Jul 25, 2014, 10:06 AM
Submitted By: Reh2200
A legend in my own mind
Shasta North Side
Posted On: Jul 24, 2014, 08:57 AM
Submitted By: Reh2200
TAKE A SURVEY!
Posted On: May 29, 2014, 15:23 PM
Submitted By: AlmostThere
Lightning at High Elevations
Posted On: Apr 01, 2014, 10:22 AM
Submitted By: slayerfish
Rough year on Everest
Posted On: Jul 16, 2012, 00:43 AM
Submitted By: 2PawsRiver
Learning to Climb Water Ice
Posted On: Apr 02, 2012, 14:24 PM
Submitted By: EastieTrekker
with Petra Cliffs Mountaineering School
EMS Mountaineering Course
Posted On: Mar 12, 2012, 15:57 PM
Submitted By: hikingFF77
Good? Bad?
Pee bottle?
Posted On: Nov 14, 2011, 16:13 PM
Submitted By: skik2000
Mountaineering Classes
Posted On: Jul 28, 2011, 21:23 PM
Submitted By: HikeClimbBike
Which One to Take
Ready to Start Mountaineering
Posted On: May 29, 2011, 16:47 PM
Submitted By: overthehillwalker
Need a gear list

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Childbirth
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 19:48 PM
Submitted By: Echo
Menopause Sux
Posted On: Aug 21, 2014, 12:06 PM
Submitted By: RebeccaD
...at least right now...
Solo camping
Posted On: Aug 16, 2014, 15:35 PM
Submitted By: mgNYC
Do you do it?
Anyone else have husbands who don't hike?
Posted On: Aug 15, 2014, 13:34 PM
Submitted By: GoBlueHiker
Girlfriends
Posted On: Aug 15, 2014, 11:14 AM
Submitted By: hikingFF77
Considering a backpacking trip
Posted On: Jul 11, 2014, 16:02 PM
Submitted By: tarol
Solo Security
Posted On: Jun 30, 2014, 02:41 AM
Submitted By: Scot
questions about carrying weapons
Question about Menstruation and Backpacking
Posted On: Jun 12, 2014, 11:55 AM
Submitted By: hikingFF77
Asking for my wife...
Husband's Backpacker Magazines
Posted On: Apr 18, 2014, 16:20 PM
Submitted By: QCHIKER
36 years of Backpacker Magazine.  Help!
Where to buy hiking clothes
Posted On: Feb 10, 2014, 11:59 AM
Submitted By: RebeccaD

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Tour du Mont Blanc
Posted On: Jun 04, 2014, 23:45 PM
Submitted By: dcasey
Dissertation Research
Posted On: Jan 10, 2014, 23:40 PM
Submitted By: wwwest
Research
nepal
Posted On: Dec 30, 2013, 21:09 PM
Submitted By: wildmann
nepal trekking
Mt. Assiniboine Day Hikes
Posted On: Nov 20, 2013, 21:59 PM
Submitted By: pudgy_groundhog
Hiking and Backpacking in Iran
Posted On: Oct 21, 2013, 19:24 PM
Submitted By: Migolito
Hikes near Calgary
Posted On: Jul 25, 2013, 11:23 AM
Submitted By: canadianrockiesgirl
Pacific Rim -- Canada
Posted On: Jun 09, 2013, 20:17 PM
Submitted By: prairiechicken
Looking for feedback
Camino de Santiago
Posted On: Mar 09, 2013, 23:59 PM
Submitted By: Rics
European Masses on Foot
Torres Del Paine
Posted On: Mar 09, 2013, 12:47 PM
Submitted By: Rics
Gear (Clothing
The Pennine Way, England
Posted On: Oct 30, 2012, 22:36 PM
Submitted By: Rics
Winter through hike

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Leg-stretcher hike
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 22:11 PM
Submitted By: ki0eh
and experiment
"Photos without a report" thread
Posted On: Aug 18, 2014, 22:47 PM
Submitted By: AegisIII
Dolly Sods Trail Map?
Posted On: Aug 18, 2014, 10:57 AM
Submitted By: aseege1
How about Spruce Knob?
Shenandoah NP and Washington DC (Aug 9-11, 2014)
Posted On: Aug 16, 2014, 11:07 AM
Submitted By: GaliWalker
Sightseeing photos
Campbell-MST-Jackson loop
Posted On: Aug 12, 2014, 08:33 AM
Submitted By: ki0eh
Rothrock
Cranberry hike, need mileage estimates....
Posted On: Aug 04, 2014, 18:43 PM
Submitted By: jnk556
Quebec Run Wild Area BAckpack -TR
Posted On: Aug 03, 2014, 09:38 AM
Submitted By: MRHyker
TR Loyasock Trail Dayhike
Posted On: Jul 30, 2014, 11:01 AM
Submitted By: hoosier
Hike to Sones Pond
Michaux SF Day Hike TR
Posted On: Jul 29, 2014, 21:50 PM
Submitted By: MRHyker
3 Ponds Loop
Prowl the Sproul 2014
Posted On: Jul 28, 2014, 21:52 PM
Submitted By: jmitch
Rhododendron heaven

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Manistee Nat'l Forest
Posted On: Aug 05, 2014, 14:20 PM
Submitted By: Hungry Jack
1 or 2 Nights
Sleeping Bear and North Manitou Island
Posted On: Jul 30, 2014, 20:04 PM
Submitted By: Sharpin
Porkies in June...first time bpackers.
Posted On: Jul 29, 2014, 17:10 PM
Submitted By: backpackbman
Hiking in or near Indiana
Posted On: Jul 23, 2014, 13:26 PM
Submitted By: Hungry Jack
Locations
Isle Royale
Posted On: Jul 19, 2014, 21:03 PM
Submitted By: NEWBEE
Advice
Little Missouri River Levels
Posted On: Jul 15, 2014, 14:16 PM
Submitted By: TravisNWood
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Who can tell me about Glacier Park?
Posted On: Jul 01, 2014, 08:24 AM
Submitted By: Eric H
Planning a trip
N. Kettle Moraine IAT, WI
Posted On: Jun 18, 2014, 07:30 AM
Submitted By: steelhead
Porcupine Mountains
Posted On: Jun 13, 2014, 11:00 AM
Submitted By: Hungry Jack
Gear Recommendations
Adventure Hiking Trail
Posted On: Jun 02, 2014, 01:01 AM
Submitted By: medicmom
Harrison Crawford State Forest, Indiana

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Alpine Col
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 15:13 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
Sierras
Hike
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 13:12 PM
Submitted By: High_Sierra_Fan
Been playing in the Sierras...
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 17:40 PM
Submitted By: power_hiker
Trip planning: Great Basin and Mt Moriah
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 13:07 PM
Submitted By: TheBeef
Yosemite this weekend, would you go?
Posted On: Aug 21, 2014, 16:12 PM
Submitted By: ekkthree
Anyone else planning a JMT hike this summer?
Posted On: Aug 20, 2014, 01:56 AM
Submitted By: Scot
First time over night hiking. Advice?
Posted On: Aug 16, 2014, 10:27 AM
Submitted By: toejam
Avid campers need hiking advice.
First Time Backpackers
Posted On: Aug 09, 2014, 01:10 AM
Submitted By: SPeacock
Afternoon/Evening hikes near Lake Tahoe
Posted On: Aug 05, 2014, 16:53 PM
Submitted By: EGreno
Heading to Lake Tahoe (stateline, NV)
Missing 13 year old in SEKI
Posted On: Jul 30, 2014, 10:00 AM
Submitted By: wornoutboots

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Best Asheville and Pisgah vista hikes please!
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 08:24 AM
Submitted By: magicmomma
Great Smokey Mountains NP
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 20:51 PM
Submitted By: HighGravity
Late Aug
Hiking to Mt. LeConte - first hike
Posted On: Aug 14, 2014, 08:38 AM
Submitted By: chief1
Out in the Cumberland Plateau--It Ain't Crowded!
Posted On: Aug 07, 2014, 15:01 PM
Submitted By: magicmomma
Ain't no Fees and No Political B.S.
HOTB 2014
Posted On: Aug 06, 2014, 23:23 PM
Submitted By: CajunHiker
... to alleviate any confusion ...
Bob Stratton Bald Turks Cap Lily Hike 2014
Posted On: Aug 04, 2014, 13:11 PM
Submitted By: magicmomma
Trip Report and Pix
Snake bite
Posted On: Jul 20, 2014, 04:50 AM
Submitted By: DonTom
Who would have thought
Hang Over Hike --Knees to the Shoulders!
Posted On: Jul 17, 2014, 16:57 PM
Submitted By: Owen571
Day Hike Trip Report
Fontana Lake Kayaking and Camping
Posted On: Jul 16, 2014, 22:34 PM
Submitted By: kevinumberger
Panthertown BP Trip Report 2014
Posted On: Jul 15, 2014, 08:41 AM
Submitted By: magicmomma

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TR Tetons Backpacking, Moose Basin to Leigh Canyon
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 20:46 PM
Submitted By: Woodswoman
A 6 day backpacking trip
Beartooth Trip Report with Photos
Posted On: Aug 26, 2014, 08:07 AM
Submitted By: larrys
Hammock Camping in Southern Utah?
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 18:45 PM
Submitted By: null
Kolob Canyons, Chesler Park
Who Has Plans in the Winds This Year?
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 20:06 PM
Submitted By: countr21
Planning my first trip to Yellowstone
Posted On: Aug 24, 2014, 19:40 PM
Submitted By: Morgan
How to visit the backcountry?
Bryce vs. Zion
Posted On: Aug 23, 2014, 19:26 PM
Submitted By: starwalker
Backpacking
Pitchstone/Bechler/Union Falls Loop - YNP - TR
Posted On: Aug 22, 2014, 14:39 PM
Submitted By: RobinHood
Wind River - Knapsack Col
Posted On: Aug 16, 2014, 12:31 PM
Submitted By: Three
Wind River -Knapsack Col Impassable?
TR: Wind River Range with my 7 year old
Posted On: Aug 15, 2014, 17:43 PM
Submitted By: topshot
Video of 39 miles of great adventure
Glacier
Posted On: Aug 13, 2014, 21:52 PM
Submitted By: MidwesternGirl

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Alaska
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 14:38 PM
Submitted By: nilsy
AK Backpacking Next Week-HELP PLEASE!
Olympic National Park
Posted On: Aug 12, 2014, 14:29 PM
Submitted By: GoBlueHiker
6 Day trip
BP'ing around Bend, OR
Posted On: Jul 21, 2014, 12:45 PM
Submitted By: CampinCarl
Overnight backpacking in ID/WA?
Posted On: Jul 02, 2014, 20:56 PM
Submitted By: vivzig
Need a train in Oregon
Posted On: Jun 23, 2014, 10:31 AM
Submitted By: CampinCarl
that allows camping
Wonderland Trail
Posted On: Jun 17, 2014, 13:42 PM
Submitted By: plockey
Day hike near Seattle
Posted On: Jun 16, 2014, 00:46 AM
Submitted By: JasonT2000
Suggestions
Hell's Canyon Again - Weather
Posted On: Jun 01, 2014, 13:26 PM
Submitted By: drilldaddyo
Olympic pen in May
Posted On: Apr 27, 2014, 22:05 PM
Submitted By: GoBlueHiker
Wrangell-St. Elias NP Hiking
Posted On: Apr 03, 2014, 04:27 AM
Submitted By: Walkinman
What to hike

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Beginner winter climbs in the whites?
Posted On: Aug 25, 2014, 08:50 AM
Submitted By: bigsilk
General question on BPing in the NE
Posted On: Aug 14, 2014, 13:35 PM
Submitted By: null
Adirondacks, Whites, etc
Shawangunk mountains
Posted On: Aug 11, 2014, 19:23 PM
Submitted By: GottaGamble
backpacking
Harriman
Posted On: Aug 03, 2014, 15:45 PM
Submitted By: Blazer
This weekend
Breadloaf Wilderness in VT
Posted On: Jul 24, 2014, 22:36 PM
Submitted By: vinovampire
Anyone ever been?
ADK Loj - 2 Nights?
Posted On: May 29, 2014, 09:01 AM
Submitted By: WalksWithBlackflies
Looking for a little local knowledge.
Mt. Katahdin
Posted On: Apr 24, 2014, 16:41 PM
Submitted By: NEexplorer
I need advice on planning a tip.
Harriman
Posted On: Mar 02, 2014, 02:21 AM
Submitted By: 2Dogs1
condition?
Mt Monadnock
Posted On: Feb 01, 2014, 12:34 PM
Submitted By: GottaGamble
Anyone been? Tips?
Get Together
Posted On: Jan 22, 2014, 20:41 PM
Submitted By: double cabin
PICTURES

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The Political Arena
Even conservative Christians are beginning to
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Check out Montana in Warren Miller's Ticket to Ride
Warren Miller athletes charge hard and reflect on Big Sky country, their love for this space and the immense energy allotted to the people who reside in Montana.

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