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In Gear Swap » FS: 5 Homemade Packs
June 10, 1:49pm

Alternative ideas
I might offer a slightly different perspective here. I did the circuit counter-clockwise about 3 years ago with a friend and our 60+ fathers. We went in March, which turned out to be early winter...

In Gear Lists » Patagonia Torres del Paine - Gearlist
May 09, 4:01pm

more pain meds
shirt, LS Capilene top, wind jacket, rain jacket, puffy, and a quilt. gotta be something in there you can drop. wind and rain pants, do you really need 2 pair of pants for 60 miles? I might trad...

In Gear Lists » Knobstone Trail Thru Hike gear list
April 25, 4:07am

sent you an email, is this still available?

In Gear Swap » 2007 Marmot Atom NWT
April 24, 3:03pm


In Gear Swap » Sleeping Bags, Footwear, Clothing
April 23, 12:25pm

FF customer service
Thanx, Here's what Justin at FF customer service had to say as well. I have found the Nano treatment to be durable over the year of use I have put on my Hyperion Jacket and Swallow Sleeping ...

In GEAR » feathered friends nano fabric
April 22, 1:34pm

feathered friends nano fabric
Can anybody say something regarding the durability of the nanosphere fabric, ie abrasion/tear resistance. Would it be appropriate for a hyperion jacket? What would average weight be in that jacket?

In GEAR » feathered friends nano fabric
April 21, 5:26pm

All Reader Reviews by Steven Friese

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Gossamer Gear Nightlight Torso
I'm 5'11 and pretty scrawny. I have no complaints on the length of the pad. It works well as insulation for sure. As far as padding goes, it's gonna be personal preference. I don't...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
December 29, 3:29pm

Patagonia Houdini Wind Jacket
I love patagonia's gear, I live 1/2 mile from the original factory and am willing to put out extra for a good cause and company. but $125 is truly outrageous. that said, it's a fine coat. W...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
December 29, 3:18pm

Minus 33 230 g long sleeve top/botom
Well made, cheap, soft, and warm. Only the basics, nothing fancy, just what you may be looking for. And cheap, $42 each for top and bottom. The 230g is about a medium weight. Sorry no weights on ...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
December 29, 3:09pm

Darn Tough Socks Merino Wool Cushion and Full-Cushion Boot Socks
200 miles on the Colorado trail left my a hole in all 4 of my Patagonia merino wool socks. (Nothing against Patagonia) the next 280 miles I did in Darn Tough merino wool through rain, snow, gravel, di...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
December 29, 3:02pm

Feathered Friends hyperion c nano fabric
Love the company, made right in seattle, and excellent customer service and knowledgeable staff. They will even make your jacket custom if you want. Sub 12 oz with my cheap scale as delivered. Very...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 29, 2:56pm