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Re:How Do You Occupy Self during Evening/Downtime when Solo?
The only thing in my pack with a battery is the headlamp, but that's just me. In cold weather, the tiny tealight candle lantern is enough light in the tent, and keeps my hands from getting t...

In Philosophy & Technique » How Do You Occupy Self during Evening/Downtime when Solo?
March 04, 11:49am

Compass
The Field Navigation course at our technical college (a requirement for Forestry, Fishery, Wildlife, Environmental and Natural Resources technicians) has always recommended either the Suunto MC-2 o...

In GEAR » Best baseplate compass
January 01, 6:59pm

Re: Foam meets fishnet
Air-pocket insulation is the reason why traditional North Atlantic knitters took the time to make those cables and bobbles in fisherman sweaters and Aran knits (the decorative art followed the prac...

In Make Your Own Gear » Variation on Daryl's theme (in c minor), Foam vests meets Fishnet concept.
November 15, 12:14pm

Re: Cover up the tannin taste?
Add lemon and honey and tell yourself it's iced tea. :)

In GEAR » Squeeze Filter and Tannins
September 27, 12:29pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: snow travel footwear syste
Justin: If you put the bread bags between two layers of socks, this should solve your slipping-out problem. Thin sock inside (will get sweaty), thicker wool sock outside (will get wet but stay warm...

In GEAR » snow travel footwear system
September 25, 9:23am

Equinox tarp
Payment sent for tarp. Thanks again!

In Gear Swap » FS- SMD Traveler, REI Flash 30, Smith sunglasses,RAB vest, 8x10 tarp
September 22, 7:37am

Equinox tarp
PM sent on the tarp. Happy autumnal equinox, btw! :)

In Gear Swap » FS- SMD Traveler, REI Flash 30, Smith sunglasses,RAB vest, 8x10 tarp
September 21, 1:40pm

Re: Re: Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
Justin, maybe I didn't make my point very well. Barefoot may be natural. Pavement definitely isn't. But we are indeed adaptable creatures, and THAT is the main gift of our evolution. ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
September 13, 4:29pm

Re: Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
I am puzzled by runners who will argue that barefoot shoes are natural, and then go out to run on pavement or a track. I sincerely doubt our ancestors spent much time on hard, perfectly flat su...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Why barefoot isn't best for most runners
September 13, 3:43pm

Re:"My (failed) attempt at a SHR section."
Also, get your B12 levels checked. People with pernicious anemia don't absorb B12 properly, no matter what they eat. Low levels can cause all kinds of trouble for the nerves and muscles - tingl...

In Post-Trip Reports » My (failed) attempt at a SHR section.
September 13, 3:24pm

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