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by Guests
Sat Dec 10, 2011 8:53 am
Forum: Pacific Coast Hikes
Topic: Top 10 BC Hikes
Replies: 0
Views: 3263

Top 10 BC Hikes By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Clay_Haeber]Clay Haeber Enjoying the great outdoors in British Columbia is easy with close to 400 provincial parks and a total of 850 parks and protected areas along with year-round resorts. The land diversity of the province is awe-inspiring wit...
by Guests
Thu Dec 01, 2011 5:50 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Backpacking sleeping bag?
Replies: 1
Views: 2747

Backpacking sleeping bag? the next item on my "upgrade" list is my sleeping bag. currently, i have one of those rectangular sleeping bags meant for cabins or car camping, not really backpacking. but my money is low (especially with xmas shopping) and i wont be able to upgrade for a while. i think i...
by Guests
Wed Nov 09, 2011 4:07 pm
Forum: Benton MacKaye Trail
Topic: BMT Northern Terminus Officially Changed
Replies: 0
Views: 3009

BMT Northern Terminus Officially Changed via WhiteBlaze - Appalachian Trail by SGT Rock This year the BMTA voted to change the northern terminus of the BMT to the bridge over Big Creek at the Big Creek recreation area and the start of the Baxter Creek Trail. They did this based on feedback from thr...
by Guests
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:36 am
Forum: Books/Podcasts/Videos
Topic: Hiking Tips for Starting a Journal
Replies: 3
Views: 3329

Hiking Tips for Starting a Journal By Roger Carr Anyone who has been on a day hike or backpacking trip will need a way to be able to preserve the memories of the experience. One of the ways to do this is to write about your adventure in a hiking journal. This can be as simple as writing about the p...
by Guests
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:33 am
Forum: Pacific Coast Hikes
Topic: The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike
Replies: 0
Views: 2729

The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike By Brian A R Johnson Planning The most difficult thing about thru-hiking the PCT is making the decision to attempt it. The idea of a 2650-mile continuous hike sounds like such a daunting expedition that many people assume it is only for ...
by Guests
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:28 am
Forum: Pacific Crest Trail
Topic: The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike
Replies: 0
Views: 2570

The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike by Brian A R Johnson Planning The most difficult thing about thru-hiking the PCT is making the decision to attempt it. The idea of a 2650-mile continuous hike sounds like such a daunting expedition that many people assume it is only for ...
by Guests
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:27 am
Forum: How To Hike And Backpack
Topic: The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike
Replies: 0
Views: 2758

The Pacific Crest Trail: How to Plan for a Truly Amazing Hike By Brian A R Johnson Planning The most difficult thing about thru-hiking the PCT is making the decision to attempt it. The idea of a 2650-mile continuous hike sounds like such a daunting expedition that many people assume it is only for ...
by Guests
Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:59 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: The How To's of Hiking Gaiters
Replies: 0
Views: 3016

The How To's of Hiking Gaiters By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Russell_Roberds]Russell Roberds Hiking gaiters are usually a man-made kind of product which protects the top part of the footwear and also the lower section of the leg. These are just like a cylinder. Gaiters can certainly guard a ...
by Guests
Sun Sep 11, 2011 5:50 am
Forum: Trail Talk
Topic: Do you mind paying fees in the National Forest?
Replies: 12
Views: 11593

They way things are going - I think are parks are about to do with even less. If a 3rd party can keep a watchful eye on the spending (like the Public Utilities Commission works for energy), I'm ok with paying.
by Guests
Sun Sep 11, 2011 5:48 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Cheap Sleeping Bags
Replies: 0
Views: 2989

Cheap Sleeping Bags - Think Before You Buy! Before you rush out and buy a cheap sleeping bag - think about how you are going to use it. If the sleeping bag is for your child to sleep over at a friend's house, then that's one thing - but if your kid is going to use it for camping or backpacking, con...