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All Forum Posts by Derek Cox

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Re: Tent with large vestibule
Good call! That is Linville Gorge. We did part of the trail on the western half and then drove around (since the bridge was out) and hiked up Table Rock and then camped nearby for the second nigh...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
July 11, 4:55pm

Re: Large vestibule shelter update and BA Super Scout UL2 mini review
Matthew - The TT SS2 is indeed an awesome looking shelter, but I don't think fully closed up the vestibules would be big enough for the dogs. They both like to sleep near each other for one an...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
July 10, 9:25pm

Large vestibule shelter update and BA Super Scout UL2 mini review
With a slight update, I am planning on going the supermid/duo innernet route as I think this will provide the most space and comfort at the lowest weight, while still meeting all my needs. My only...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
July 09, 6:51pm

alarm clock
Are you against wearing a wrist watch? Or just don't think you would hear it buried in your sleeping bag? Just wear one during the day and take it off when you sleep so you can place it next ...

In GEAR » Alarm Clock
June 24, 6:44pm

Re: SuperMid vs SS2
Thanks a bunch, Stuart. This helps a lot. If you could dig up that photo of the duo inner net in the supermid at some point to show how it fits and the space that would be awesome. Any chance of...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
May 14, 4:13pm

Re: Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
Thanks for all the responses guys. I like the suggestions and am either leaning toward something like the mld supermid with a duo innernet or the ss2 if it will work. Still considering the super ...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
May 13, 5:18pm

Re: Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
I have definitely seen those pictures you posted and a lot of your other posts on tarptents and appreciate them. That is one of the best as far as showing the actual size of the vestibule - which ...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
May 12, 8:04pm

Re: Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
Thanks, Ian. I had forgotten that pyramid style tents could just use an inner net for half. I'll check them out and consider it. Thanks again. - Derek

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
May 12, 7:07pm

Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
So I am having to restock some of my gear as I am now hiking with a girlfriend and two large dogs. The dogs tend to end up wet, smelly, and filthy by the end of the day and so I am hoping to not h...

In GEAR » Any recommendations for a lightweight shelter with extra large vestibule?
May 12, 6:46pm

Re: My never ending search for the right pillow
I find the best choice to be an inflatable pillow for height, such as the kookabay ones, then a piece of 1" or so thick foam like that from a bed pad in a 6"x6" square that makes the...

In GEAR » My never ending search for the right pillow
November 14, 9:54pm

All Reader Reviews by Derek Cox

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Jetboil Personal Cooking System
Easy to use. Lighter can be easily fixed if you read the troubleshooting guide. Boils water fast and uses very little fuel. Insulated and takes up relatively little space. on the heavier side, but ...

In Stoves - Canister
February 24, 9:18pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro Lite 3
Had it for a few years now. Never had any problems with leaking or holes. Comfy 1" of padding. Plenty wide and long, but a little on the heavier side.

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
February 24, 9:12pm

MSR Hubba
Outstanding rain protection. Plenty of room to sit up and move around a bit. Full mesh allows you to see the stars clearly on clear nights. Lightweight and perfect for nastier conditions when a tar...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
February 24, 9:07pm

Montbell UL Down Inner Jacket
Packs small. Very light. Fits great. Soft material. Keeps me warm down to about 40 degrees over just a t-shirt. Full zip is very handy and pockets are a great touch. Absolutely nothing but good th...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
February 24, 8:57pm

Osprey Atmos 50
Like others have said, what really separates this pack from others is the airspeed suspension. This pack molds perfectly to my hips and shoulders since it does not contact my back air can flow freely...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
February 24, 8:53pm

Mountain Laurel Designs Zip
Much tougher pack for just a few ounces more. Tough Mesh on back and sides is great for holding a myriad of items. Shoulder straps are comfortable and it carries a load very well. Great craftsmansh...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 24, 8:45pm

WalMart
walmart is great for those cheap generic items needed for each trip. i.e. snacks, travel toiletries, odds and ends. who cares where the money goes or how wealthy Walmart is? i get what i need at a g...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 12, 8:10pm