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Water Bar A technique by which one diverts water from a trail by digging a trench and placing some fortification on the downhill edge, typically a tree or line of rocks.
Webbing Flat, nylon straps that are used in nearly every piece of backpacking gear. Also used for rock-climbing and a thousand other applications.
Windstopper® A product of the W. L Gore™ company, Windstopper® is a brand name for a membrane that, not surprisingly, stops wind.
WMNF White Mountain National Forest

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