1. Notices

    Things you really need to know
    1. Rules & Guidelines

      T&C's and forum guidelines
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      Latest: Forum Guidelines Shewie, Jun 16, 2014
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    2. Announcements

      Messages to concern everyone, updates etc
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    3. Bugs & Feedback

      If it's broke tell us, something you don't like, tell us
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      Latest: Things we need to look at Shewie, Jan 11, 2019 at 8:44 PM
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  2. The Bothy

    Come in out of the rain
    1. Intros & Welcomes

      Introduce yourself here
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      Latest: Come and say Hello cathyjc, Jan 14, 2019 at 2:47 PM
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    2. Media Links

      Backpacking books, articles, videos etc
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      Latest: Children’s books Taz38, Jan 9, 2019
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    3. Blog Roll

      Any blogs you follow & want to share
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  3. Gear

    If it's light let's discuss it
    1. Gear Chat

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      Latest: What have you bought? tom, Jan 15, 2019 at 8:57 PM
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    2. Packs & Accessories

      Rucksacks, packing & storage
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      Latest: Atom Packs liamarchie, Jan 16, 2019 at 9:34 AM
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    3. Shelters & Accessories

      Tarps, tents, bivvies etc
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      Latest: Phreeranger question Henry, Jan 16, 2019 at 9:44 PM
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    4. Sleeping Bags & Quilts

      Bags & quilts, pillows, liners etc
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    5. Sleep Mats

      Mats, pads, balloon beds, ccf etc
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      Latest: La Palma UL soft silver foil mats tom, Dec 21, 2018
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    6. Kitchen

      Stoves, pots, fuel and food, recipes etc
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      Latest: Meeting energy requirements - vegan diet tom, Jan 16, 2019 at 7:59 PM
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    7. Hydration, Hygiene & Health

      Filters, storage, wash kits & first aid
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      Latest: Midges: getting worse? Diddi, Jan 12, 2019 at 12:42 AM
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    8. Clothing & Footwear

      Shells, mids, bases, boots, shoes, socks ...
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      Latest: Polartec Alpha KoolAid Thread Gadget, Jan 15, 2019 at 9:32 PM
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    9. Hammock Kit

      Anything hammock related
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    10. Gadgets & Tech

      Toys and gadgets, apps and technology
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      Latest: Fenix 5 (and inReach Mini) Arne L., Jan 15, 2019 at 6:49 AM
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    11. Everything Else

      Stuff that's loose, ditty bag contents
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    12. DIY & MYOG

      Gear mods & DIY, showcase your efforts
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      Latest: Repurposed Containers Gadget, Jan 14, 2019 at 3:28 PM
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    13. Kit Lists

      For the gram weenies, let's have your lists
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      Latest: Google Docs Kit List LighterHiker, Dec 23, 2018
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    14. Shopping

      Shops, cottage industries etc
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      Latest: Bargain Alert - outdoor gear deals worth a look FOX160, Jan 16, 2019 at 9:14 PM
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    15. Reviews & Previews

      Long term testing reports or out of the box looksees
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      Latest: MLD Cricket Review MyHatGandhi, Nov 30, 2018
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  4. Out There

    Your adventures
    1. Hiking Chat

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      Latest: Recommended navigation courses jack, Jan 13, 2019 at 9:29 PM
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    2. Trips Reports

      Share your backpacking adventures here
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      Latest: Aladağ Again: Trouble with Cows WilliamC, Jan 14, 2019 at 2:42 PM
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    3. Places & Planning

      Going somewhere, need help?
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      Latest: Easter options tom, Jan 16, 2019 at 8:51 AM
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    4. Meteo & Astro

      Weather and astronomy
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      Latest: Nice weather site. Ken T., Nov 2, 2018
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  5. The Outfitters

    A place to buy and sell
    1. For Sale

      Sell your unloved kit
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      Latest: Montane Neutron Hoodie pound foolish, Jan 15, 2019 at 11:39 AM
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    2. Wanted & Swaps

      You might as well ask here first
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      Latest: Stratospire 2 or Swiftline 2 oreocereus, Jan 14, 2019 at 12:18 PM
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