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Tom Daley going backpacking is a poor excuse for a TV show
"Every great backpacker starts their experience in Thailand," James Corden informs us on the voiceover. He's doing that "good boy" accent he does when he's trying to sound professional, but you can tell he's hoping the show goes a bit "six-day stag in …
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Home-made backpacking food healthier, cheaper
Carry Porter doesn't think much of the dehydrated backpacking foods you can buy off the shelf. They contain too much salt and often are packed with unpronounceable ingredients. And they're expensive. So Porter, a lifelong hiker and backpacker from …
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Backpacking 3100 miles for Chewonki
Backpacking 3,100 miles for Chewonki. BY JOHN SWINCONECK Times Record Staff. BRUNSWICK When Myla Fay departs Topsham for the 3,100 mile Contintental Divide Scenic Trail this summer, it will be partly out of her love for hiking, but also out of …
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