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: Photo frustration Bmblbzzz, Dec 7, 2019
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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 silbury, Dec 6, 2019
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    2. Media Links

      Backpacking books, articles, videos etc
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      Latest: Outdoor Podcasts - who started before me? Shewie, Dec 13, 2019 at 7:36 PM
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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? FOX160, Dec 13, 2019 at 5:45 PM
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    2. Packs & Accessories

      Rucksacks, packing & storage
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      Latest: Atom Packs Bob Cartwright, Dec 10, 2019 at 3:15 PM
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    3. Shelters & Accessories

      Tarps, tents, bivvies etc
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      Latest: One Man Inner for Hexagon Pyramid Tents el manana, Dec 13, 2019 at 4:03 PM
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    4. Sleeping Bags & Quilts

      Bags & quilts, pillows, liners etc
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      Latest: Cumulus Quilt 350 Rog Tallbloke, Dec 9, 2019 at 9:22 AM
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    5. Sleep Mats

      Mats, pads, balloon beds, ccf etc
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      Latest: NeoAir internal mould Balagan, Nov 13, 2019
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    6. Kitchen

      Stoves, pots, fuel and food, recipes etc
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      Latest: Looking for ideas for a winter stove Balagan, Dec 13, 2019 at 5:49 PM
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    7. Hydration, Hygiene & Health

      Filters, storage, wash kits & first aid
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    8. Clothing & Footwear

      Shells, mids, bases, boots, shoes, socks ...
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      Latest: Running trekking adaptable gear PhilHo, Dec 13, 2019 at 8:02 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: Head torch showdown Bmblbzzz, Dec 13, 2019 at 7:16 PM
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    11. Everything Else

      Stuff that's loose, ditty bag contents
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      Latest: John Abela Enzo, Dec 2, 2019
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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 The Cumbrian, Dec 9, 2019 at 4:41 PM
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    13. Kit Lists

      For the gram weenies, let's have your lists
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    14. Shopping

      Shops, cottage industries etc
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      Latest: Bargain Alert - outdoor gear deals worth a look edh, Dec 13, 2019 at 9:09 PM
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    15. Reviews & Previews

      Long term testing reports or out of the box looksees
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      Latest: Cumulus X-Lite 300 Review Dave V, Jun 20, 2019
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  4. Out There

    Your adventures
    1. Hiking Chat

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      Latest: The Kindness of Strangers Clare, Dec 13, 2019 at 6:43 PM
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    2. Trips Reports

      Share your backpacking adventures here
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      Latest: TGO Challenge 2019 Torridon-Montrose Lempo, Dec 12, 2019 at 10:14 PM
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    3. Places & Planning

      Going somewhere, need help?
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    4. Meteo & Astro

      Weather and astronomy
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      Latest: “Windy” Weather App/Site Robin, Oct 22, 2019
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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: Aliexpress Trailstar Copy Franky, Dec 13, 2019 at 12:58 PM
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    2. Wanted & Swaps

      You might as well ask here first
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      Latest: Down trousers Enzo, Dec 13, 2019 at 1:40 PM
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