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REVIEW: WoolX Base Camp Hoodie

We, hikers, pay a lot of money for our gear. We want it to be worth it. In an ideal world, we’re able to make an investment in something that we can use across...

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Family Hike: High Bridge Trail, VA

Distance: 31 miles (The high bridge is located near the River Road parking lot close to Farmville, VA) Elevation gain: negligible Date: July, 2015 Bathrooms: Various options along the trail, plus in towns This summer I...

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Family Hike: Humpback Rocks, VA

  Distance: 2 miles round trip Elevation gain: 1,240 feet Date: August 1, 2015 Bathrooms: Bathrooms with running water are available at the visitor’s center During a recent trip to Charlottesville we decided we would check...

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New York: Mt. Marcy (5,344 feet)

Distance: 14.8 miles on the Van Hoevenburg Trail Elevation gain: 3,164 feet Date: August 19, 2015 Bathrooms: Real bathroom at the camp store by the parking lot. Sketchy backwoods toilets available around mile 2 along the trail. On...