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Re: Re: Re: Re: carbon fiber tripod
I bought a Sirui T-025x last spring and am quite impressed with it. Far cheaper than something like a Gitzo or whatever and still very high quality and easy to use. There's an aluminum versio...

In Photography » carbon fiber tripod
November 06, 3:06pm

Re: thanks
Big Bend is awesome and there are plenty of quite long trips if you're good with some quite rugged off trail hiking and navigation. The Superstitions are fantastic as well and there are load...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Help! thoughts about a hike in late Dec-Jan
November 05, 9:47am

Re: Ultra Runners know nothing about Fastpacking.
While perhaps many ultra runners could afford to learn some outdoor skills, singling out UD seems kinda silly. I've read multiple trip reports from Peter and Buzz of some quite real backpackin...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Ultra Runners know nothing about Fastpacking.
October 24, 7:40am

Re: Strathcona Pack
Looks great Dan. Might as well order some more fabric; no turning back now...

In Make Your Own Gear » Strathcona Pack
October 22, 8:04pm

Re: thanks
I'd second Dave's Needles rec, but if that's out of the question, your options are kinda limited. Island in the Sky has a couple options, maybe exploring the forks of Lost Spring Canyo...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Halloween weekend 2014 Utah trip info/ recommendations (Moab area)
October 22, 8:02pm

Re: Re: Dromedary
I've used both platys, drom, and dromlite. I have had quite a few platy holes, but they're pretty easy to fix in the field. I mostly use the dromlite these days for convenience of the wid...

In Gear Lists » 13-day Grand Canyon Traverse
October 22, 7:36pm

max depth of field on rx100
Jennifer, There's no need to stop down to f11 on a small sensor like the rx100 and you'll lose quite a bit of sharpness due to diffraction at that aperture. On the wide end, at 5.6 everyt...

In Photography » is the sony rx100 worth it?
September 27, 6:23pm

Re: Re: A week in the Weminuche Wilderness Sept. 2014
Nice. Hunchback Pass area is great.

In Post-Trip Reports » A week in the Weminuche Wilderness Sept. 2014
September 26, 6:06pm

Re: Re: $1500 fee for "commercial" use in USFS wilderness lands
Seems like there's some misunderstandings... From USFS statement: "The proposal does not apply to news coverage, gathering information for a news program or documentary. However, if a ...

In On the Web » $1500 fee for "commercial" use in USFS wilderness lands
September 26, 5:50pm

Re: An unusual triathlon
Awesome Mike.

In Post-Trip Reports » running, climbing, fishing, camping, repeat
September 14, 7:04pm

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