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BACKCOUNTRY TOPICS
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General Discussion (18 viewing)
(general backcountry issues - permits, harmonious multi-use (hiking, horses, hunting, motorized noise-makers, fishing, etc), conservation, regional issues, general backcountry Chit Chat & topics of interest that don't fit elsewhere.)
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Re: Why would someone do t...
(tramp) - 09/17/20 08:40 PM
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: To chair or not to cha...
(Gary_N9ZYE) - 09/22/20 05:46 AM
Backcountry Health & Safety (3 viewing)
(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: Things that go bump in...
(lhargraves43) - 06/24/20 03:30 PM
Backcountry Beginners (18 viewing)
( ASK HERE - Backcountry Basics. This forum is for new hikers, backpackers & other backcountry travelers who have basic "HOW-TO" questions.)
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Re: Travelling Buffalo NY ...
(4evrplan) - 09/17/20 10:50 AM
Hiking with Animals (non-human) (1 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: My Dog is Complicated
(Masonic18) - 05/31/20 05:13 AM
Almost Over the Hill (2 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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Backpacking Buddy
(rerun) - 06/30/20 02:29 PM
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(upcoming trip plans, trip reports, trail journals, as well as inquiries related to domestic & international backcountry destinations.)
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Re: CA National Forest clo...
(4evrplan) - 09/17/20 11:02 AM
Backcountry BOOKS (2 viewing)
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(cgreene) - 08/07/20 08:49 AM
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