The Spring Galleries

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No New Posts Celebrate National Parks

You know this is the 100th anniversary of National Parks, right? If you have a few photos, share them (individually), and be sure to identify the location.

1 43 National Parks, National Monuments
by Coolkat
May 3, 2016 9:39:33 GMT -8
No New Posts …Now, May Flowers!

Please add your pictures of flowers popping, seasonal scenery, blue skies and bluebirds. Please limit each post to a single image (for easy Likes), but you can add several posts if you wish.

1 75 Spring in bloom. Here's proof...
by rpcv
May 2, 2016 18:23:57 GMT -8

Community Discussions

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No New Posts How to Use the Forum Features...

How to set your Display name! Compose a post; Reply with a quote; Send a PM; What IS a PM? And more tips added as needed...

21 118 New Log In Page?
by tipiwalter
Apr 22, 2016 10:58:49 GMT -8
No New Posts How to Add Photos from Off-Site Sources

Everybody likes pictures! How do you add them? Here are the tips you want:

11 61 Photobucket problem
by rebeccad
May 3, 2016 13:36:53 GMT -8
No New Posts Trailhead Register - 6 Viewing

New to the trail? Sign in and tell us who you are. Be ready to be tested on a list of items ranging from kilts to Brussels Sprouts, then join the circus; pick a conversation or just start one of your own.

Moderator: bp2go

847 16,782 G'day
by trinity
May 3, 2016 15:37:01 GMT -8
No New Posts The "Good Morning" Thread

The tradition continues, with a tip of the hat to MatahariHiker.

4 1,512 The "Good Morning" thread, Part 3!
by echo
May 3, 2016 8:23:27 GMT -8
No New Posts The Photo Gallery

Share your best shots. From the trail, from your backyard, if you have pictures to share, this is the place. Videos? Why not?

23 811 Sawtooths Idaho, Toxaway - Pettit Loop July 2015
by Travis N Wood
Apr 28, 2016 6:49:44 GMT -8
No New Posts Hiking Partners

Looking for a partner to share the trip? Guide you in a new area? If you want to team up, post your info and see what happens.

52 240 Looking for trail partners for Mount Diablo hike(s)
by grace
Apr 27, 2016 9:00:58 GMT -8
No New Posts Trip Reports • Storytelling

Tell us about your last trip! How bad were the mosquitos?

193 940 Cone Peak Loop
by toejam
May 3, 2016 15:38:51 GMT -8
No New Posts The Political Arena - 4 Viewing

Keep it civil! Personal insults will not be tolerated and will be edited out! You're unlikely to change anyone's mind by being rude, so be polite.

370 8,227 How Hillary gets around campaign limits
by High Sierra Fan
May 3, 2016 15:46:28 GMT -8

Skills and Wisdom

Boards Threads Posts Last Post
No New Posts The Gear Closet - 3 Viewing

Have questions about basic gear? Get help with sleeping bags, packs, boots, and everything else. What works, what doesn't! Get the right stuff for your specific needs, from day-hikes to an epic long hike. Get help from people who have walked the walk.

283 4,813 Buying used gear?
by High Sierra Fan
May 3, 2016 15:40:57 GMT -8
No New Posts Camp Cooking and Trail Snacks - 1 Viewing

Talk about your favorite food for the trail. Favorite cooking secrets?

40 531 Dehydrated Meals & Idea
by crawford
May 2, 2016 13:56:38 GMT -8
No New Posts Nature Forum

A flower you can't ID? See a bird, a bug, a snake that was new to you? Hope you got a good photo! Post it and ask; somebody will know what it is. Or maybe you know it already and just want to share.

32 348 Insects & Other Like Creatures
by foxalo
May 3, 2016 9:48:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Books and Podcasts

What are you reading? Heard a good Podcast you want to share? Let others know.

40 170 Thru-Hiking Will Break Your Heart - Carrot Quinn
by hikerjer
Apr 26, 2016 17:09:31 GMT -8
No New Posts Health and Fitness

How do you stay in shape? If you need advice on getting ready for the trip, ask others. Dealing with special diets or medications? Others can help you.

38 886 Weekly Fitness Updates - 2016
by prov3rb
May 3, 2016 11:54:35 GMT -8
No New Posts Hiking with Kids - 1 Viewing

Share your Q&A about kids on the trail; any special tips?

9 54 Thought this could be found of interest here...
by noobbackpacker
Apr 25, 2016 13:31:59 GMT -8
No New Posts Of Interest to Women

Ladies, get info from others about managing life on the trail.

12 117 Underwear
by wench
Apr 30, 2016 20:55:18 GMT -8


Boards Threads Posts Last Post
No New Posts Looking for Topo Maps?

With GPS units that display maps, and websites offering mapping and GPS info, there is still a need for a real waterproof map, now customized for your specific area. Here are some resources...

5 19 Elevation Gating
by bp2go
May 2, 2016 11:02:41 GMT -8
No New Posts Pacific Northwest and Alaska

Washington, Oregon, …Alaska

18 109 Eagle Cap Anyone?
by tarol
Apr 30, 2016 9:32:33 GMT -8
No New Posts California, Nevada, …Hawaii! - 1 Viewing

Just as it says. Nevada residents are mostly closer to the Sierra, so...

44 432 Sierra snowpack April report
by swmtnbackpacker
May 2, 2016 18:13:18 GMT -8
No New Posts Mountain States

Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming

88 599 Glacier National Park and Waterton Canada
by aabigrick
May 3, 2016 11:42:17 GMT -8
No New Posts Central (MidWest)

Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

27 165 Manistee River Trail/North Country Trail loop
by hungryjack
May 3, 2016 9:43:14 GMT -8
No New Posts Northeast

Maine,Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts

17 81 Advice on Backcountry camping in New England.
by tek210
May 2, 2016 6:59:47 GMT -8
No New Posts Mid-Atlantic - 1 Viewing

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, and West Virginia

68 217 26mi on the Laurel Highlands Trail (Pennsylvania - 5/1/'16)
by melsdad
May 2, 2016 13:20:05 GMT -8
No New Posts Southern

Oklahoma,Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Texas, Louisiana, and Florida

48 465 15-20 Mile, 2 Day Hike near Asheville?
by ulightbandit
May 3, 2016 4:36:51 GMT -8
No New Posts International

Traveling the World? Seek advice from those who have...

21 101 Volunteering Abroad
by amaruq
Apr 28, 2016 9:26:50 GMT -8

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