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Re: Backpacking the Grand Canyon
I would recommend including the Hermit trail in your planning. It is less traveled than the corridor trails, has water sources, and is beautiful. Others are correct when they say the corridor per...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Backpacking the Grand Canyon
December 08, 11:56pm

Solo
I am often confronted by wonderment when I am solo backpacking as a female. It is amusing how often I get quizzed about it on the trail. Of course, they then quiz me more if they notice my Vibram...

In Philosophy & Technique » Let's talk about the advantages of being a single female backpacker for a change....
November 21, 5:30am

Rocky Mountain national park august
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In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Rocky Mountain national park august 18-22
August 05, 3:03pm

Texas
Hey, There are 2 national parks in Texas....way out west. You can do dispersed camping in some parts of Big Bend NP...but not in the mountains. There are a number of state parks. Go to th...

In Philosophy & Technique » Wild Camping in the US - advice for an Englishman, please!
April 17, 8:58pm

Insurance
I believe it was WorldNomads. It was almost 5 years ago. I have not checked in recent time as to who has the full adventure coverage. But I know that company seems to market to 'adventure tr...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rescue Insurance for Backpackers
February 13, 2:59pm

Just a couple of additional thoughts
I work for a retail business. We had a customer collapse unconscious in the store and go into seizures. We immediately contacted 911 who came and provided assistance to the customer. The lady la...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rescue Insurance for Backpackers
February 12, 6:20pm

Carrying camera
I haul a DSLR camera on my trips. To provide easy access and to prevent neck strain, I use the keyhole solution. Www.backcountrysolutions.com It weighs about 3 ozs and most importantly it wo...

In Photography » Seeking Solution - how best to carry an SLR Camera
July 05, 5:25am

Base layers
Also,check out their base layers as well.....great performance! Silk or polyester

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » UL/SUL options for jacket/coat thingy
June 29, 4:06am

Lands end
They still have the 40 % off going. Their stuff is really good and comes with a lifetime guarantee. I have a down puffy jacket from them that is very light and packs down to softball that I bough...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » UL/SUL options for jacket/coat thingy
June 29, 4:01am

Lesson from Aron
I have heard the same thing from several others......... But I think about him and his arm everytime I get ready to start a backpack....then I call my emergency contact person and give them all o...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Aron Ralston and the Ten Essentials
June 20, 6:57am

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