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Re: ZPacks 20 wide bag compared to WM Ultralite - sizing
Thanks Mario A degree or two here and there is not a big worry for me, I'd expect the bag to be fine for anything I might encounter on the PCT.

In GEAR » ZPacks 20 wide bag compared to WM Ultralite - sizing
November 18, 11:59pm

Sleeping Bag Sizing
Thanks for the comments, really helpful. Alas trying a wide might be tough as I am based in the UK. Edward - thanks, I'm 5'7"with huge shoulders - 45" chest - sounds like the w...

In GEAR » ZPacks 20 wide bag compared to WM Ultralite - sizing
November 18, 1:33am

ZPacks 20 wide bag compared to WM Ultralite - sizing
So I really rate my WM Ultralite; many years use - roomy...no snag zip ! For my PCT trip next season I'm thinking of getting a ZPacks Wide 20 degree; 5' 9" version. Measurements...

In GEAR » ZPacks 20 wide bag compared to WM Ultralite - sizing
November 17, 12:23pm

Carnation Instant Breakfast
John - it does, thanks... The Carnation Instant Breakfast helps too - it might seem natural for US residents, but I don't know anything about this sort of food availability; on the Colorado ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 19, 12:55pm

Re: Malto
Thanks Tom - I'll give that a try. Looks like you've been getting some good trips in this season - some great shots.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 18, 1:00pm

Thanks all
Some most useful comments and tips...thank you.. Finding an affordable way of getting supplements to resupply points is something I'll need to work on. Often with the relatively small-sc...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 17, 1:35pm

Malto
Both That is really useful - thanks very much. The sweetness does not really impact on me that much, the tooth decay does. Saliva protects teeth - my salivary glands don't work at all on ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 15, 1:12pm

An alternative?
No reason - just used to Palatinose/oats. I'll take a look for Maltodextrin too if it is popular over there; cheers.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 14, 12:51pm

Carbohydrate supplement source
Ben - brilliant, thanks very much. I did not find either of those with my searches.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 14, 12:29am

Paella backpackers?
Snigger.... Even if I find Chorizo a greasy abhorrence...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Paella backpackers?
October 12, 12:31pm

All Reader Reviews by ed hyatt

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Montrail Hardrock
I wore these this summer over the very rocky GR20 (Corsica) and the GR5 Alpine (Geneva towards Nice). The pair I used on the GR20 (120 miles) are well worn and cut up; they would probably do the ro...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
September 12, 2:27am

MoonTrail Customer Service
Very good service and advice from Dan at Moontrail; I was ordering from overseas yet picking up in the USA and Moontrail were really helpful with that. Website is good too - especially the use of e...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 20, 8:04am