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Re: Re: Re: My sub 7lb pct 2014 gear list. My thoughts, opinions and other things.
Yeah, that was my name, though I may seek a new one this year. I didn't do any more after that. I went back to Colorado and had 7 weeks of recovery before I was able to hike at all. After th...

In Gear Lists » My sub 7lb pct 2014 gear list. My thoughts, opinions and other things.
January 25, 5:59pm

Re: My sub 7lb pct 2014 gear list. My thoughts, opinions and other things.
Hi Richard, I believe met you on Baden Powell in SoCal and then I saw you again at the Saufley's when I was laid up with a stress fracture. I was rocking the sub-7lbs base with the hipbelt-l...

In Gear Lists » My sub 7lb pct 2014 gear list. My thoughts, opinions and other things.
January 21, 5:00pm

Re: PCT 2015 NoBo Thru
Looks pretty good. You've definitely put in a lot of thought. Some thoughts. (A lot of this is just personal preference) - I don't think you'll need the OR gloves. - All told you...

In Gear Lists » PCT 2015 NoBo Thru
January 21, 4:50pm

Pretty solid
Hey Alex, You've obviously done your research to get to this point. For the Colorado Trail in October, I think it's going to depend where you are if this is actually going to be a war...

In Gear Lists » Lets see if this works
January 14, 10:49am

Re: Re: Well...
Katabatic makes extremely high quality sleeping bags. The construction is immaculate, and the temperature ratings are very conservative. For the price they are very competitive with all the other h...

In Gear Deals » Katabatic Gear New Years Sale.
January 07, 12:09pm

Re: Re: Re: Hiking alone female, advantage
"Expedition chest pocket aka the EPC" There is already a need for this in high altitude mountaineering. I recall hearing people say they taped camera batteries to their chest so when t...

In Philosophy & Technique » Let's talk about the advantages of being a single female backpacker for a change....
December 30, 10:12am

Shortened Black Diamond Whippet
I am wondering (probably from people who own one), how well a BD Whippet would work for self arresting in PCT type conditions if you only had the top section and left the bottom two telescoping sec...

In GEAR » Shortened Black Diamond Whippet
December 29, 4:08pm

Some more thoughts
For the PCT you could: - Ditch the rain mitts and rain kilt (-112g) till at least Washington. - Change convertible pants to running shorts (~4oz) and Montbell wind pants (~3oz) and save 5oz of ...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » SUL List - Thru Hike Capable?
December 18, 2:44pm

Grain of Salt Recommendations
Didn't Scott Williamson go sub-5 for his 64 day record on the PCT? Since I mostly wander around in the West, I can't really give great recommendations for the AT but you could easily go ...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » SUL List - Thru Hike Capable?
December 18, 11:08am

Montbell
There are two versions of the Tachyon from MB: Tachyon Anorak - 1.9oz, hooded, half zip. Tachyon Jacket - 1.6oz, no hood, full zip. I have the Tachyon jacket but I would only bring it for ...

In GEAR » Really light wind shirts
December 09, 1:15pm

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