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good cop
It's a sad topic, but I wanted to add that for almost a decade I've worked in an emergency room, where we see this demographic on a daily basis, and the local police (Mount Vernon PD) do an...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Perils of stealth camping, hiking, or even jogging in the US
April 05, 11:27pm

inner net
Ticks are as big of an issue here as mosquitoes, so I'm a "fully enclosed" fan. I friend of mine is making a bug "tube" out of netting, basically a netting tube with drawstr...

In GEAR » What is your bug solution?
March 30, 1:10pm

They were also a bit small for me. Had to size up. Love em though.

In GEAR » Altra Superior sizing
March 19, 11:43am

I'll toss in the Sierra Designs Cal30. "Water Resistant" Down, killer hood, pretty light. Pricey, got mine on SNC though. I like it.

In GEAR » 30F Bag Comparisons--which to buy? (with spreadsheet!)
March 11, 2:20pm

thumbs up
I'm jealous! PNW just got dumped on up here, it's snowshoes for us this weekend. Your blog is great. Can I ask what type of camera you use?

In Post-Trip Reports » Winter Packing SoCal Style
February 27, 6:41pm

seam sure
my buddy did his with Seam Sure from Gear Aid. I think it cost like 7 bucks, and was super easy.

In GEAR » seam sealing my smd lunar duo outfitter
February 20, 8:16pm

I've used the lunar duo for a few years now with my wife. It's pretty massive inside, especially compared to dome tents with similar footprints. I'm 6'5" and bought it particul...

In GEAR » good, not too expensive, 2 or 3 person tent.
February 14, 4:49pm

Just weighed mine, 1.3 oz each. I've forgotten mine on a number of occasions. Twice I have just found twigs to shove in there, worked fine. Other times just went without, headroom is greatly...

In GEAR » Lunar Duo Question
February 14, 4:44pm

Never pegged you as a Natty man.

In GEAR » (partial) Farewell to Arms
January 25, 9:29pm

Brooks has some nice graduated options (0/4/8/12) that have wider toe boxes. I wore the Cascadias for a while, nice shoe. Altra makes very excellent wide-toebox shoes, all zero-drop. I have a pa...

In GEAR » Questions about heel-to-toe drop in footwear
January 06, 12:56pm

All Reader Reviews by Ozzy McKinney

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Six Moon Lunar Duo
After spending a few weeks in this tent I feel like I can write a comprehensive review. -All concerns about wind have been calmed. The tent has seen very strong winds (blowing the pot over, lose y...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
September 18, 1:07am