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Re: Esbit stoves for $8 and a few other camping deals on TheClymb
When I select a link, it wants me to join so the site is no use to me.

In Gear Deals » Esbit stoves for $8 and a few other camping deals on TheClymb
July 28, 10:15pm

Re: Unsure about this conversion from boots to trail shoes
OP, out of curiosity, how heavy were your packs? That will have a lot to do with how your feet feel at the end of the day.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Unsure about this conversion from boots to trail shoes
July 24, 5:07pm

Re: Re: Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
You've got to learn how to deal with them, think about what teachers have to put up with. Even when they're not in your group, you've still got to put up with them. I normally walk f...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 19, 5:59pm

Re: Best GPS/Map app for Android
I use Gaia on the iPhone but my next phone will be an Android and I'll use Gaia because you can use custom maps with the app. I create calibrated custom maps for my cycle touring trips and ...

In GEAR » Best GPS/Map app for Android
July 18, 9:11pm

Layer quilts
Why don't you get a 50 degree synthetic quilt and combine the two, that's what I'm planning to do for the occasional winter trip in the snow plus I can use the synthetic quilt by itself...

In GEAR » Cost and Fill Power
July 16, 10:56pm

Re: Prolite Four to Xlite
Just recently spent over a week in a thorny prickly area with no problems, but I had a Tyvek groundsheet under the tent. I was told to take a foam mat because I'd get a puncture for sure but th...

In GEAR » Relenting on NeoAir XLITE
July 16, 5:12am

Re: Electrolyte Containers for storage
Some people may do this already but I repackage my tablets and use the containers for creams, spares, powders etc. On one of the containers shown, I've got 1 metre of duct tape wrapped around t...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Favorite Powdered Electrolyte Drinks?
July 16, 1:20am

Re: Favorite Powdered Electrolyte Drinks?
While cycle touring in the northern part of Laos in January, I was getting cramps every night as I lay in bed because some days you'd be climbing 1800 metres. Normally I'd use Nuun tablets,...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Favorite Powdered Electrolyte Drinks?
July 15, 5:46pm

Re: carrot
I'm in favour of Carrot's writing, plus Twinkle as well, they often walk together in a group, it's great introduction to the PCT.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » PCT movie with Reese Witherspoon coming out
July 13, 5:06am

Re: technology addiction
I'm a bit of a tech head but you learn after awhile. First trip with the smart phone, I turned it off and seven days later it went back on with sufficient charge to ring home. Next big t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Connected on the trail
July 13, 1:00am

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