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by BirdShooter
Tue Mar 26, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Long Distance Hiking Trails
Topic: The HayDuke Trail
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Views: 559

The HayDuke Trail

In Episode 61, Alex “Money $hot” Maier returns to the show to talk with us about his recent film and adventure on the 812 mile Hayduke Trail which starts in Arches National Park and finishes in Zion National Park – traversing the slot canyons, desert washes, and mountain ranges that make the deserts...
by BirdShooter
Thu Jan 21, 2016 2:41 pm
Forum: Website News
Topic: New York Times looking for a hiker
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Views: 3377

New York Times looking for a hiker

From: Christine Negroni <christine.negroni@gmail.com> Subject: New York Times looking for a hiker Message Body: Hello, For a story I am writing for The New York Times, I am trying to find someone who has hiked in Saba in the Dutch Antilles, preferably NOT an American. Do you have a way of posting th...
by BirdShooter
Sat Aug 29, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: The TerraPlane is back!!
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Views: 2912

The TerraPlane is back!!

I had a Dana Design Terraplane in the early 90's - and finally it's back!!

http://www.trailspace.com/gear/mystery- ... lane-pack/

But now made by Mystery Ranch (and I'm guessing by Dana again now that his non-compete ran out)
by BirdShooter
Sat Aug 29, 2015 11:47 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: [BLOG] Signs it's time for a hike .... the Hampton Inn gives
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Views: 2103

[BLOG] Signs it's time for a hike .... the Hampton Inn gives

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by BirdShooter
Wed Jul 29, 2015 8:52 am
Forum: Long Distance Hiking Trails
Topic: [BLOG] Episode 28: The Benton MacKaye Trail
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Views: 2840

[BLOG] Episode 28: The Benton MacKaye Trail

This is a blog post . To read the original post, please click here » http://n2backpacking.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Sprinkles-NoKey-BMT-Finish-Crop-Final.jpg In Episode 28, Sprinkles and NoKey tell us about their ultimate thru-hiking summer - walking 1400 miles on four major trails on the East ...
by BirdShooter
Thu Apr 09, 2015 10:21 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: [BLOG] Preparing for your next hike? Don’t forget these apps
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Views: 2608

[BLOG] Preparing for your next hike? Don’t forget these apps

This is a blog post . To read the original post, please click here » http://yourhikes.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/hikers3-1024x576.jpg Hiking is a great physical and leisure activity that can be enjoyed by people of varying fitness levels. Statista documented there is currently 34.38 million...
by BirdShooter
Tue Mar 10, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Long Distance Hiking Trails
Topic: [BLOG] Benton MacKaye Trail Trip Video - March 8, 2015
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Views: 6689

[BLOG] Benton MacKaye Trail Trip Video - March 8, 2015

This is a blog post . To read the original post, please click here » We had nearly perfect Spring weather for this hike last weekend in North Georgia.  My dog slept for most of the next 24 hours after our 9.7 mile loop hike on and around the Benton MacKaye Trail in the Cohutta Wilderness.  Spring ha...
by BirdShooter
Tue Mar 03, 2015 10:00 pm
Forum: Appalachian Trail
Topic: [BLOG] A Thru-Hiker Looks At 20
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Views: 3127

[BLOG] A Thru-Hiker Looks At 20

This is a blog post . To read the original post, please click here » It’s been 20 years since I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail.  There’s no doubt, it was a different Trail back then – fewer thru-hikers, no cell phones, and no websites to research the A.T. prior to heading out.  Thru-hikers today a...
by BirdShooter
Tue Dec 16, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: Long Distance Hiking Trails
Topic: [BLOG] Baxter State Park Needs Federal Funding, And Soon!
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Views: 22187

[BLOG] Baxter State Park Needs Federal Funding, And Soon!

This is a blog post . To read the original post, please click here » There are four times the number of  Appalachian Trail thru-hikers hiking and camping in Baxter State Park than there were 20 years ago - when I did my hike.  According to Jensen Bissell, Director of Baxter State Park, this is strai...
by BirdShooter
Tue Oct 28, 2014 12:42 pm
Forum: Long Distance Hiking Trails
Topic: [BLOG] Thru-Hiking Tips From Legendary A.T. Hiker - Warren D
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Views: 6173

[BLOG] Thru-Hiking Tips From Legendary A.T. Hiker - Warren D

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Just found some vintage footy from this legend in the A.T. Thru-Hiking community.  I saw him speak at Trail Days many years ago and actually purchased this 1993 Lynne Whelden "How-To"  video right before I hit the Trail.