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Fjällräven tents
We have a Fjällräven store in town. A few months ago I asked about their tents. They don't import them to the US or Canada.

In Gear Swap » WTB : Fjallraven Tent
May 28, 2:00pm

Re: Backpack suggestion under $300 & 3lbs; over 55L; 35-40lb load
I could never get comfortable with the Aether 70, even with loads below 30lb. For the family trips where I'm the sherpa, I switched to the Catalyst and couldn't be happier. If you don'...

In GEAR » Backpack suggestion under $300 & 3lbs; over 55L; 35-40lb load
May 28, 10:27am

another option
WM also offer additional overfill in the footbox. 1.5 oz if I recall correctly. I think you can combine the two services.

In GEAR » Wife needs a new bag. Any ladies out there have suggestions?
May 23, 3:09pm

re: retroactive overfill
I was working in San Jose earlier this year and they were happy to take my Alpinlite and my wife's Ultralite on a walk-in basis. I did wash the Alpinlite beforehand. They turned them around in ...

In GEAR » Wife needs a new bag. Any ladies out there have suggestions?
May 23, 3:02pm

Re: sony rx100 IV
"megapickles" ... ROTFLMAO, nice spoof

In Photography » sony rx100 IV
May 22, 4:32pm

Re: Everlite
Good luck with that, Jim. WM only started making them in February this year, and my local retailer got their first order in three weeks ago.

In Gear Swap » WTB (Want to Buy): Western Mountaineering Everlite Sleeping bag/quilt.
May 22, 4:29pm

Re: Car camping Near Boulder CO
The city has a blanket ban on camping in Open Space & Mountain Parks. The nearest campsite was in the Fourmile Canyon burn area five years ago and has been closed since. There are (thankfully) ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Car camping Near Boulder CO
May 22, 10:18am

Re: Best lightweight sleeping bag for minus 10c
Western Mountaineering aren't cheap, but they are more conservatively rated than many other brands. Between the three of us we have five of their bags. They don't make gender-specific bags,...

In GEAR » Best lightweight sleeping bag for minus 10c
May 21, 5:28pm

Re: Limitations
@Doug - You've got me really confused. Can the SE be paired with the Earthmate app on a smartphone to give you GPS functionality? My comment about the Explorer as a standalone GPS device was mo...

In GEAR » inReach Explorer as GPS when Freedom plan suspended
May 20, 4:56pm

Limitations
Thanks Mike and Richie. The lack of 'real' GPS capability is a definite disadvantage, although I got the impression that when paired up with a smartphone it was better than good enough. And...

In GEAR » inReach Explorer as GPS when Freedom plan suspended
May 20, 11:26am

All Reader Reviews by Stuart .

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Mountain Laurel Designs
I had to cancel an order I placed a couple of weeks ago with Ron. He was very gracious, no argument on his end or attempt to persuade me not to cancel, and my refund came through within 24 hours. To...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 21, 7:52am