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Re: Okay, so here is the new scenario.....(family and solo backpacking)..what's the perfect set-up?
>> What would be your ULTIMATE solution Ultimately? One of every flavor. My son and I are the backpackers in our family. Sometimes I go alone, sometimes with my son and/or our dog (w...

In GEAR » Okay, so here is the new scenario.....(family and solo backpacking)..what's the perfect set-up?
July 29, 12:32pm

Re: Pack size for UL thru-hiking - 40L too small?
IMO, your pack (volume) size isn't like your dress size... not really an achievement to pare down and fit into a smaller one. It's more like your shoe size; the right size is the one that ...

In GEAR » Pack size for UL thru-hiking - 40L too small?
July 28, 2:51pm

"Bivouac" in Ann Arbor, Michigan
It's that time of year again, the Ann Arbor Art Fair, and our local gear shop, "Bivouac", puts EVERYTHING in their store on sale, at least 20% off. And, yes, they carry all the goo...

In Gear Deals » "Bivouac" in Ann Arbor, Michigan
July 18, 9:14am

Re: WTB: ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp
Bumping... thanks.

In Gear Swap » WTB: ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp
June 17, 6:02am

WTB: ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp
Looking for a Hexamid Solo tarp, with or without the extended beak.

In Gear Swap » WTB: ZPacks Hexamid Solo Tarp
June 16, 11:36am

Re: I have one week to figure out mosquito protection for my family
Two options I can offer. I made headnets out of tulle purchased at JoAnn fabrics. They worked fine. It's stiffer than the nano/no-see-em mesh available from the outdoor fabric stores, whic...

In Make Your Own Gear » I have one week to figure out mosquito protection for my family
June 13, 2:06pm

Re: Best UL non-stick frying pan for the trail?
I have the Trangia frypan from their "25 UL HA" (UL hard-anodized) series. Not as non-stick as the coated ones but much more durable and much easier to cook on than titanium. I think th...

In GEAR » Best UL non-stick frying pan for the trail?
June 13, 9:40am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: How light can I reasonably get in a solo shelter?
So... am I only looking at a ZPacks Hexamid Solo? Any other tarps in that 4-5oz range that would provide sufficient protection without a bivy?

In GEAR » How light can I reasonably get in a solo shelter?
June 12, 10:50am

Re: How does my backpack fit? (Pics inside)
>> I moved my belt up a little bit Have you tried walking some with it on (loaded)? Take a brisk walk around the block, so that your hipbelt settles into where it's going to be when y...

In GEAR » How does my backpack fit? (Pics inside)
June 06, 10:56pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: How light can I reasonably get in a solo shelter?
Already addressed the quilt thing above. Just don't like them. I'm sure I can shed more weight, if that was simply the goal. But I sort of *like* most of my gear and I'm finding th...

In GEAR » How light can I reasonably get in a solo shelter?
June 06, 5:54pm

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