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In Gear Swap » FS Patagonia Houdini XL
February 19, 9:37am

snowyside event
I have the snowyside all event bivy. If I remember correctly when I weighed it, she came at 23 ounces. I used it a few weeks ago on Hunter mountain in Catskills NY..plenty of snow. We hiked up at 9...

In GEAR » Borah Gear Snowyside Bivy
February 10, 1:12pm

patrol shelter
I used the patrol shelter for a few years. I only pitched it when it was raining or a chance of rain. I used it with a bug bivy (summer spring early fall) and a bristlecone bivy in late fall and w...

In GEAR » MLD Patrol Shelter coverage?
February 08, 7:32pm

40 below emailed me that response. He also attached a document to down load..2 page report. If you want, feel free to email me at and I will gladly forward you the original e...

In GEAR » Forty Below Light Energy Shorty overboots
February 05, 2:59pm

nalogen soft wide mouth canteen
I use a nalogen wide mouth soft canteen..I purchased a special cap from which I use instead of the cap it comes with. I also brought a thin mesh coffee filter, like a bronzeish color, a...

In GEAR » SteriPen Users -- Solids pre-treatment?
February 05, 12:13pm

Long island green belt trail
Try long island green belt trail. It's about 32 miles north to south across Long Island..Heckshire state park to Sunken Meadow state park.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Cross-country skiing around NYC?
February 04, 2:35pm

40 below response
well, for those of you who care or have an interest..I emailed 40 below with mu inquiries and they responded within the it is.. Hi Joe! Love your email address by the way… Yes ...

In GEAR » Forty Below Light Energy Shorty overboots
February 04, 1:50pm

Forty Below Light Energy Shorty overboots
Anyone use these or try them out? Just curious if I am understanding what they are and will do. I can use these with my 3 season trail runners (salomon x scream)? In NY, with snow, slush, ice and c...

In GEAR » Forty Below Light Energy Shorty overboots
February 04, 1:27pm

Salomon users: for winter snow/ice/rain/COLD
I love salomon trail runners and winter boots. My favorite pair or salomons for past winter trips,(GTX 3D chassis), I think thats what they are, which I used for winter backpacking/snowshoeing here...

In GEAR » Salomon users: for winter snow/ice/rain/COLD
February 03, 12:26pm

kept me dry
its kept me dry in some good rain. Though the lack of front hand pockets can sometimes drive me crazy! There is a chest pocket which has kept my phone dry..but I do miss hand pockets.

In GEAR » OR Helium II? Have you tested it?
February 01, 2:17pm

All Reader Reviews by Joe A

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Bearpaw Wilderness Designs company
Great craftsmanship on the bug bivy. It looks really well made and I can not wait to use it.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 15, 9:42am