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In Missouri (where I'm guessing it rains a lot and is hot in summer) that tent might not be as good as a plastic tarp. I have a similar Wenzel one and while it's nice and warm in the drafty...

In Gear Lists » On the cheap for a college student
April 15, 1:58pm

Or you use Coughlans fuel tablets which are half the size and so you don't need to split them. They're cheaper as well.

In GEAR » Esbit fuel question
December 09, 9:26pm

wool blanket
Playing with wool is fun. I understand the attraction. I've slept out in the open with an army surplus wool/synthetic blend blanket, wore all my clothes and spent the entire night rubbing my fe...

In Make Your Own Gear » Wool sleeping bag for desert use
September 25, 11:31pm

watch out for the sun
If you are a northern European visiting California for the first time you will probably be over prepared for rain (which you might not get at all) but under prepared for the sun. You'll be at h...

In Pre-Trip Planning » JMT August-September from Finland
June 20, 9:11am

Looking carefully at the packaging my Coghlans tabs come in there are small holes in the plastic wrapper anyway. They are not sealed in an air tight container even when new. So I don't think it...

In Make Your Own Gear » Individually wrapped Coughlan's fuel tablets
June 15, 10:57pm

sawyer bottle filter
"has anyone used those Katadyn water bottles with the filter inside ? you just screw off the top and dip the bottle in water then screw the top on. then squeeze and drink." I've ...

In GEAR » water conundrum
June 12, 7:28pm

Re: Backcountry Fire Rings
Since this is National Forest land I think you should leave the management of these rings up to the Forest Service. As you say these are not hidden so the rangers probably know about them and they ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Backcountry Fire Rings
June 02, 8:46pm

Re: prussik. fixed eye loop
I second Loki's way of doing it. If you set up all guylines with a bowline at one end and a movable prussic loop somewhere near the other end you can just girth hitch one end to the tarp and yo...

In GEAR » Tie Out Knot
June 01, 11:58pm

WTT: I'll trade my Kelty Noah 12' tarp for your 9'
I have a Kelty Noah tarp, used several times but in excellent condition. It is 12' square and is quite large. Probably best for car camping. I like it however and wouldn't mind trying out t...

In Gear Swap » WTT: I'll trade my Kelty Noah 12' tarp for your 9'
May 31, 7:50pm

Re: Re: Biological inefficiency
"Fires are also a natural and necessary part of many ecosystems. Not that your wood fire is necessarily contributing to ecosystem function, but just b/c you don't burn that wood doesn'...

In Philosophy & Technique » The Case Against Wood Fires
May 29, 7:53pm

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Trangia 28-5 Mini Aluminum Cook Pot
I recently got this set so I have not used it too much yet. Regarding the tight fitting lid - you can just set it on top of the pot as though it were in frying pan mode. It has a groove on the bottom ...

In Cookware - Other
August 15, 10:06pm