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That is an interesting alternative to a spotting scope. I have never used any more than binoculars myself, but someone always has a camera handy...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ultralight Hunting: Towards a Coherent Definition
January 28, 3:17pm

35 pounds
I think most backcountry hunters carry way more than they need, but geography will dictate different equipment list. Here in California hunting season begins in the late summer heat and rarely ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ultralight Hunting: Towards a Coherent Definition
January 28, 10:14am

who knows
Could the decking be replaced? Hypalon sheets are relatively inexpensive. I say this not knowing how it is attached to the frame.

In Winter Hiking » repairing hypalon tear in decking snowshoes
January 06, 9:10pm

hellfire missle
LOL , if the guys playing with drone in the wilderness have hellfire's, than I might just find another pursuit.

In GEAR » Anti-Drone !
November 18, 9:59pm

good antenna
I was thinking a simple handheld yagi and 5 watts would provide enough gain to overwhelm a drone's receiver.....

In GEAR » Anti-Drone !
November 18, 9:54pm

looks heavy
I see a chair AND an MSR Reactor in the picture, must have taken a pack mule to haul all that weight in to the backcountry....

In Editor's Roundtable » Flash Reviews No. 2: Deuce of Spades, Helinox Ground Chair, and Vargo vs. MSR Pot Lifters
October 16, 11:20am

this is great
I hardly think this belongs in chaff, I think this "trip report" is fantastic. I love to read peoples adventures when they are out of the ordinary.

In Chaff » Survival Trip in the "Fortress of the Bears"
September 21, 6:06pm

gmrs and repeaters
gmrs radios that can do the splits to use repeaters are more expensive than the typical radios most people buy in the blister packs, also gmrs repeaters are fairly rare these days. I doubt there wo...

In GEAR » Two Way Radio Question
May 15, 7:44pm

what snow pack?
There is not much snow to speak of right now in the trinities unless you are on the highest peaks. If you are totally unfamiliar with snow camping then it could be a little daunting but this i...

In Pre-Trip Planning » 3-5 days in the Trinity Alps Wilderness
March 17, 7:18pm

amateur radio
There is surprisingly good repeater coverage in some very remote areas where I like to hike, we also have people who monitor the "wilderness" frequencies to extend the coverage. APRS...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Linked Ham Radio Repeater System Instrumental in Hiker Rescue:
December 04, 9:01am

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