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Best Tropical Clothing
Because of the high humidity in these areas i think you will find that 50%polyester/50%cotton will be your best choice.For lots of choice and cheap options you should be able to buy 65/35 mix or si...

In GEAR » clothes suggestions for the tropics
February 28, 11:00pm

April-Sep/Oct in Europe
I would like to be in Europe for Apr-Sept/Oct.Mainly Central .I am looking at total weight.I noticed RayWay Tarp etc but after you include inner bug net and pole plus beaks to fully enclose it ,the...

In GEAR » 1 Person Shelter for 6 months Europe carried thru Asia for 6 months
February 01, 9:44pm

Much smaller please
Thanks, I would like something that packs much smaller

In GEAR » 1 Person Shelter for 6 months Europe carried thru Asia for 6 months
January 30, 12:58am

1 Person Shelter for 6 months Europe carried thru Asia for 6 months
Hi.I'm looking at suggestions for a 1 person shelter for above.The shelter will be used mainly as a base camp while travelling thru Europe.I'm looking for something that packs small and is ...

In GEAR » 1 Person Shelter for 6 months Europe carried thru Asia for 6 months
January 29, 9:29pm

Shoe sizing for long hikes
What do you do for shoe sizing for long hikes. Do you size up 1/2" to 1" at the start and use more socks or extra footbed or you you size up along the hike, Thanks all

In GEAR » Shoe sizing for long hikes
July 07, 11:47am

Patagonia Nine Trails jacket vs Houdini
I currently use a Houdini jacket which I am happy with. It's starting to wear out and I am thinking of getting a Nine trails jacket as a replacement. Does anyone have the nine trails jacket and...

In GEAR » Patagonia Nine Trails jacket vs Houdini
May 19, 8:47am

Re: MLD Duomid as Basecamp
What center pole do you recommend.Is it collapable and the weight?Thanks

In GEAR » MLD Duomid as Basecamp
December 14, 9:19am

MLD Duomid as Basecamp
I want to use my MLD Duomid with netting inner as base camp in Europe next year for 3 months.Does anyone have expience with doing this.I will be gone for a day or 2 and will be mainly setting up in...

In GEAR » MLD Duomid as Basecamp
December 13, 4:04pm

Alternative rain gear
My first layer will be a RailRiders adventure shirt L/S and in cold weather a Capilene 2 L/S zip top..Patagonia Houdini over the top.Breathability is very important so i dont overheat and also for ...

In GEAR » Alternative gear for light to medium rain
November 03, 1:49pm

Alternative gear for light to medium rain
Has anybody used a base layer or fleece with a wind shirt while hiking in light to medium rain. Similar to using pile/pertex but more flexible.I am looking for something for long day hikes and also...

In GEAR » Alternative gear for light to medium rain
November 03, 1:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Nicholas Couis

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GoLite Ether Wind Shirt (Wisp HP)
I bought one of these windshirts and changed the zip to a 3/4 because of lack of venting.After 1 wash in warm water, washing by hand with normal detergent there is no DWR left.The cut is UNISEX, can't...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
August 26, 2:13am