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How to obtain up to date information on hiking trails in Slovenia (Triglav National Park)?

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Given limited space and weight what should I carry to get a fire going with damp wood?

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Approach shoes for Mt. Rainier

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What exactly is so wrong with playing music on trails?

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Portable antenna for better phone reception when hiking remote areas?

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Why be passive while attacked by a brown bear?

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Some dilemmas concerning use of UV water treatment vs water filter

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Trekking poles making odd noise

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Lodging while hiking the European E-paths

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