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Chinook, big sky
The Big Sky Chinook looks like it would fit your needs. Be careful with Big Sky. If they have it in stock they ship fast, but if not, you might be waiting a while. I am still waiting for my Chinook...

In GEAR » Tents that erect from the outside, single wall or fly with inner attached or single wall with inner poles
July 28, 12:18pm

Tarptent Squall 2
Can any tarptent squall 2 users comment on the headroom. I'm tall 6'6". I'm not worried about the floor length with both ends being mesh. Any reasonably tall users out there have a...

In GEAR » Tarptent Squall 2
July 18, 11:19am

Klymit Motion 60
This interesting. I have the Elemental Horizon Aquillo and between your description and pictures you can tell this is a derivative of the Elemental Horizon packs. For lightweight loads up to 30 pou...

In GEAR » Klymit/Elemental Horizons Motion 60 Pack?
July 18, 7:46am

where are east coast people?
I'm surprised the northeast/southeast is not represented more. I live in the DC area and between VA, PA, and WV there are literally several thousand miles of backpacking trails within a 6 hour ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Delmar's Poll
July 16, 11:51am

I also recently got an unaweep with the 4800 cubic inch packbag. I'm quite tall (6'6"). I bought it as I wanted a larger pack for winter, heavy loads when I'm carrying a lot of my ...

In GEAR » Paradox Unaweep
June 11, 7:07am

Yep, you wouldn't know it by reading this forum but Pennsylvania by itself has at least 1500 miles of backpacking trails. When you combine that with what is in Virginia, and West Virginia I thi...

In Post-Trip Reports » 70 miles of the north country trail in Pennsylvania
May 12, 5:31pm

70 miles of the north country trail in Pennsylvania
I recently did 70 miles of the North Country Trail in Pennsylvania is anyone is looking for a long hike in the ohio/pennsylvania area. Part 1 http://hikingandcampinginmdpaandbeyond.blogspot.com...

In Post-Trip Reports » 70 miles of the north country trail in Pennsylvania
May 11, 7:31pm

I had a miniworks for several years. I eventually got rid of it out of frustration. No matter what I did or how much I cleaned the filter it was slow, clogged easily, and not worth the trouble. I h...

In GEAR » MSR Miniworks filters very slow
May 06, 8:31am

SS 2
I have an stratospire 2 as well. I really like it. At first pitching it was a little confusing but once you get the hang of it, it is not bad. I am tall so I really like the headroom and the vertic...

In GEAR » Anyone have experience with the Stratospire 2?
April 05, 1:02pm

Impressions of the new moment.
I got the new moment this last Friday and took it out this weekend on the AT in Maryland. I will post pictures later but so far I am impressed. I'm really tall and I actually fit ok. Height wis...

In GEAR » New 2013 Tarptent Models
March 25, 10:59am

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