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Re: Do You Bring Booze on ...
(balzaccom) - 07/20/18 10:37 AM
Backcountry Gadgets (2 viewing)
(the gadgets & your experiences -- optics (binoculars, monoculars) electronics (cameras, picture-editing software, GPS, compasses, altimeters, watches) communications (phones, radio, ham radio)
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Re: mp3 players on el trai...
(Billy02) - 07/19/18 02:11 AM
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(share experiences and practical advice for staying healthy & safe in the backcountry: e.g., personal preparations; maintenance of body parts; general safety tips.)
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Re: Protecting dog in moun...
(OregonMouse) - 07/16/18 10:26 AM
Backcountry Beginners (7 viewing)
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Re: Moshannon State Forest
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Hiking with Animals (non-human) (2 viewing)
( discuss corresponding lite gear, backcountry ethics & your own practices & experiences (positive & negative); introduce your animal friends (photos, stories, etc. )
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Re: On leash? Or do you l...
(OregonMouse) - 06/04/18 10:15 PM
Almost Over the Hill (1 viewing)
(Strategy, technique, and dialog for the "almost-over-the-hill" hiker. Still miss the scent of burning wool as your socks dried next to the campfire - you can reminisce here :-) Need compassion for your age-related aches & pains - or are you a retiring "Baby-Boomer" who needs help getting started - this is THE place.)
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Re: Memories
(OregonMouse) - 07/20/18 07:18 PM
Trip Plans, Reports & Inquiries (2 viewing)
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Re: How to see the Southwe...
(balzaccom) - 07/09/18 09:45 AM
Backcountry BOOKS (1 viewing)
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Re: Colin Fletcher Lives
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