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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  2. The Bothy

    Come in out of the rain
    1. Intros & Welcomes

      Introduce yourself here
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      Latest: Come and say Hello Heltrekker, Mar 9, 2021
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    2. Media Links

      Backpacking books, articles, videos etc
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      Latest: Music JohnMacQueen, Apr 12, 2021
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    3. Blog Roll

      Any blogs you follow & want to share
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      Latest: Pacific Crest Trail maddogs, Jul 4, 2019
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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? JohnMacQueen, Apr 20, 2021 at 10:36 PM
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    2. Packs & Accessories

      Rucksacks, packing & storage
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      Latest: Pack News - a thread for new pack talk fluffkitten, Apr 16, 2021 at 7:57 PM
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    3. Shelters & Accessories

      Tarps, tents, bivvies etc
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      Latest: Shelter News - a thread for new shelter talk Lempo, Apr 20, 2021 at 5:36 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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    6. Kitchen

      Stoves, pots, fuel and food, recipes etc
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      Latest: Budget high calorie low weight dried food options Nigelp, Apr 20, 2021 at 10:03 PM
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    7. Hydration, Hygiene & Health

      Filters, storage, wash kits & first aid
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      Latest: Can Thru' hiking be bad for you ? Franky, Apr 20, 2021 at 12:10 PM
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    8. Clothing & Footwear

      Shells, mids, bases, boots, shoes, socks ...
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      Latest: Belts? gixer, Apr 20, 2021 at 5:46 PM
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    9. Hammock Kit

      Anything hammock related
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      Latest: Alpkit hammock gear Fred Wanderer, Apr 13, 2021
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    10. Gadgets & Tech

      Toys and gadgets, apps and technology
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      Latest: Phones gixer, Apr 20, 2021 at 5:57 PM
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    11. Other Gear

      Stuff that's loose, ditty bag contents
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      Latest: Alpkit trekking poles? The Cumbrian, Apr 12, 2021
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    12. DIY & MYOG

      Gear mods & DIY, showcase your efforts
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      Latest: The "what have you made today" thread Chiseller, Apr 18, 2021 at 8:20 PM
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    13. Kit Lists

      For the gram weenies, let's have your lists
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      Latest: Forgotten how to pack Rog Tallbloke, Apr 20, 2021 at 11:13 PM
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    14. Shopping

      Shops, cottage industries etc
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      Latest: Ebay - Outdoor Gear worth a look William.K, Apr 20, 2021 at 4:19 PM
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    15. Reviews & Previews

      Long term testing reports or out of the box looksees
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  4. Out There

    Your adventures
    1. Hiking Chat

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      Latest: Worst night out ? fluffkitten, Apr 11, 2021
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    2. Meteo & Astro

      Weather and astronomy
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      Latest: U.S.A weather History Lempo, Mar 14, 2021
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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: Rohan Dry Requisite trousers 34” short Nigelp, Apr 20, 2021 at 5:25 PM
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    2. Wanted & Swaps

      You might as well ask here first
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      Latest: Scarp 2 kiltedpict, Apr 19, 2021 at 5:34 PM
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