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Pentax Optio Protective Sleeve?
I've used a Pentax Optio for the past 2 years while backpacking and found no need provide any special protection for the lens. I am now carrying it in a hip belt pocket and so far so good! ...

In Photography » Pentax Optio Protective Sleeve?
November 15, 2:03pm

Camera Question
I use a Pentax Optio WPi. It's a 6 Megapixel camera that is small enough to fit in a shirt pocket. It's also waterproof so I don't have to worry about it getting wet. Camera weight i...

In Photography » Camera for LW hiker question...
October 20, 7:22pm

More Dry Springs on the AT
According to the guys at Bluff Mountain Outfitters, hikers are reporting no water from Max patch to Hot Springs.

In Post-Trip Reports » Drought Continues in Southeast
October 20, 7:05pm

Drought Continues in Southeast
Does any body have information on the section of the trail from Dick's Creek Gap to Fontanna? I'm planning to hike in that area next month. Is there water at Bly Gap?

In Post-Trip Reports » Drought Continues in Southeast
October 19, 12:33pm

Drought Continues in Southeast
The AT is has become so dry thru-hikers are starting to drop off the trail. Plagued by the driest spell anyone can remember, springs are drying up in locations that are usually reliable water sour...

In Post-Trip Reports » Drought Continues in Southeast
October 19, 9:05am


In Philosophy & Technique » Off days & Thru's
October 16, 5:00am

BS in Adventure
My son recently wrestled with the same problem of choosing a major. We had several long talks and this is the advice I gave him. Money will not always make you as happy as you think. The happies...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » B.S. in Adventure...
October 05, 4:51am

Where to go in HS
I've hiked into Hot Springs twice on the AT from the south. Max Patch is a short drive out of town. From there you could hike north to Roaring Fork shelter (good water). Walnut Mountain is a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Where to go - Hot Springs NC
October 03, 4:39am

Let Someone Else Have My Pack
Decided to go with recycled containers. Thanks for all the work putting this together.

In Gear Swap » FS Platypus Little Nippers
October 03, 4:16am

Platypus Little Nippers
I'd like a 4 pack also, if there are any left. Contact me at

In Gear Swap » FS Platypus Little Nippers
September 27, 4:53am

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