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This week’s top backpacking news from around the web.
Woman Makes Mapping the High Sierras Her Mission (Fresno Bee)
David Corthwaite and Leon McCarron Will Walk 1,000 Miles through the Middle East (The Adventure Blog)
The Big Outside Compiles a List of 25 Best Backcountry Campsites (The Big Outside)
Hiking Artist’s Travelogue Gives Personal Look at the Appalachian Trail (Outside Magazine)
Each week: three questions about this weekend’s reading to help stimulate a bit of discussion:
- At what point should a search for somebody missing in the backcountry be suspended?
- Do we know all there is to know about the High Sierra already?
- What’s your favorite backcountry campsite?