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Hart - (backpackerchick) - BPL Lifetime Member

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Which La Sportivas run narrow?
I have the Ultra Raptor (38.5) and it is too wide and voluminous, especially in the forefoot. I have a medium width low volume foot with a pretty narrow heel. I noticed that the Ultra Raptor is oft...

In GEAR » Advice on trailrunners for narrow feet
June 25, 5:45pm

Osprey Tempest
I am 5'5", 112 lbs. I like the Deuter SL series, the ACT lites in particular, but they ARE heavy. The Osprey Tempest is a women specific version of the Talon. It adjusts much smaller t...

In GEAR » ultralight pack that will fit very small woman well
June 25, 10:45am

Wow, this is awesome. Thanks to all contributors. I use waking poles/sticks. I prefer the BD z poles in 110cm. I don't like telescoping poles! BD also make a somewhat adjustable version of the ...

In GEAR » 5 x 8 Flat tarp setups
September 15, 1:55pm

PM from John, Stick Length, Thanks to ALL
John, got it. Responded to email contained in message! THANK YOU! Thanks Steven for the heads up on pole length. I gave the Hilleberg Rajd (HEAVY) a try. Yeah, it's not a tarp! I ordered a p...

In GEAR » Best Beginner Tarp/Bivy Combo
August 16, 10:26pm

Best Beginner Tarp/Bivy Combo
I am looking for a the most idiot proof tarp system that employs HIKING poles (note: correction). And a bivvy bag. I would love to find a short bivy bag to fit a short sleeping bag (sleeper is 5...

In GEAR » Best Beginner Tarp/Bivy Combo
August 15, 3:38pm

Gram Bags
timdcy, those are a real find! I may have to visit an MJ emporium just for the baggies.

In GEAR » Ezy Dose Pill Pouches
August 14, 12:52pm

Great Thread
Miguel: You have generated a fantastic thread here. Thanks also to all the contributors. Some great specifics here. I do not have diabetes but I must eat carefully and take care to stay warm and...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Three Weeks in the Pyrenees
August 08, 5:05pm

Back and forth!
I sent back the Unna and ordered a Rajd. I opened the Rajd and realized I need something idiot proof. I ordered the Unna again. Shannon at Hilleberg has been a great help. She knows the tents.....

In GEAR » Hilleberg Tent thread
July 19, 9:51pm

Warning: Changed Product
These were a pretty good find. However, more recently, the company has switched to a very light weight plastic. The old ones eventually ripped as someone above noted; the new version tends to rip t...

In GEAR » Ezy Dose Pill Pouches
July 07, 10:55pm

S-N GR 20
Scott, thanks for the S-N perspective! Yes, it occurred to me that N-S, you've got one hell of a first day...especially if it is hot. "Chalets"? Do you mean what are often ref...

In Pre-Trip Planning » GR 20 -- Any reports yet this season?
June 29, 8:09pm

All Reader Reviews by Hart -

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Arc'Teryx Gamma LT pants
Came here to post my first review. And you beat me to it. This is an awesome pant! gamma

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
November 29, 2:14am