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Old 06-03-2013, 09:22 PM
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Mosquitoes / Mosquito Abatement

What methods do you use for keeping mosquitoes away from you and your car camping site?

Lately, I've been using Natrapel 8 Hour Insect Repellant Wipes (20% Picaridin). So far, they work quite well.

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Old 06-09-2013, 04:20 AM
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The Adirondacks are beautiful but is a well known as pesthole. Site selection is important. In the c NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-09-2013, 04:33 AM
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I will be using DEET repellent and a head net when I do the 100 mile in Maine. I never have used a NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-11-2013, 03:01 AM
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I always carry DEET, but don't seem to use it much.

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Old 06-11-2013, 08:24 AM
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Appalachia is terrible when it comes to pests. On my last trek, I forgot the bug juice and was fine, NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:17 AM
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