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FS Cocoon clothing
I have UL60 Pullover & vest (size L, blue), a UL60 hoody (size M, Charcoal)a UL180 quilt L, Charcoal) which I purchased new and have never used. I also have a lightly-used UL60 pant (M). If i...

In Gear Swap » FS Cocoon clothing
January 24, 3:55pm

It's probably not what you are looking for, but I have a lightly-used Kokatak Gore-Tex drysuit that I may be willing to sell. It has no relief zipper nor booties. It is in excellent condition...

In Gear Swap » wtb drysuit/ packrafting gear
January 18, 2:17pm

Re: WTB Northern lights snowshoe's
I have a pair of Northern Lite Rescue 9x30 that were used very briefly twice. If interested, email me at

In Gear Swap » WTB Northern lights snowshoe's
January 15, 12:11pm

Big Agnes 2 Person Tent
I have a Big Agnes SL2 tent which has been set up but never used. I'll sell for $150, including footprint and shipping to conus. If interested email me at

In Gear Swap » Wtb big Agnes 2 person tent.
October 06, 6:43pm

Hilleberg Nallo
I have a red Nallo 2 I would be willing to sell. It has been used 2 nites and is in like-new condition. It also includes a ground cloth. I would be willing to sell it for $435 delivered to Conus...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Hilleberg Nallo 2/3 or Anjan 2/3 in good condition
July 06, 5:41pm

MSR Evo snowshoe tails
I have a pair of these 6"tails in black. I purchased them after the Evo model was introduced but I don't ever recall using them. If interested, let me know. I will be out of town from N...

October 29, 1:06pm

Winter Sleeping Bag
I have a North Face Snowshoe (0 degrees) purchased new in 2004, size L. It has never been used, just stored loosely. I'd sell for $85 shipped to Conus. If interested, email me at jimincda99@...

In Gear Swap » Wanted: Winter Sleeping Bag!
August 20, 11:46am

Tarptent Virga
Sorry, I should have included my email on my recent post.

In Gear Swap » WTB Tarptent Sublite, Contrail or similar
July 15, 5:31pm

Tarptent Virga
I have a Tarptent Virga used 3 nites if your're interested.

In Gear Swap » WTB Tarptent Sublite, Contrail or similar
July 15, 11:05am

Tarptent Virga
Weight of this tent is 1lb, 14.5oz.

In Gear Swap » WTB Tarptent SS2
July 10, 2:51pm

All Reader Reviews by James Loy

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Big Agnes Insulated Air Core Pad
Like it or not, I usually end up spending a good bit of the night sleeping on my back, which means my shoulders & elbows are on the ground. The height from my torso to where my arms touch the gro...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
October 08, 11:44am

Patagonia DAS Parka
Whoa, did I miss something? Are we only supposed to offer reviews of lightweight gear? Although not a lightweight piece of gear, I have to give the above rating to a product that works as advertised...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
April 02, 12:44pm

Nunatak Arc Alpinist
I wholly agree with all the accolades above. I just received my second Arc Alpinist (wife gets the prior one). I ordered the latest in Epic, 3 oz down overfill, and a length averaged between a regul...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
February 24, 4:56pm

Icebreaker Oasis Bodyfit 200 Tee
After purchasing one of these shirts in late 2006, I have found this shirt to be my "cast iron skillet" for spring, fall and winter trips in the mountains. I have even used it as a warm bas...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
February 06, 1:09pm

Icebreaker Tech T Lite Superfine 140
I tried one of the superfine 140 Tees on a backpack in Canada's Kootenai Natl Park last August. The weather was everything from cold, wet and windy to humid and warm. I wore the shirt constantl...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
February 06, 12:54pm

RailRiders Adventure Shirt
I used the Ecomesh shirt on a desert backpack in SE Utah in May of 2007, and found it absolutely superb for sun protection and comfort. I perspired heavily, but the shirt always dried during a short ...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
February 06, 12:45pm

Icebreaker Balaclava Lite
I love Icebreaker products however I found the fit on this item disappointing. One size does not fit all! I spent an entire afternoon constantly pulling the fabric back up over my nose as the fit wa...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
February 06, 12:36pm

Outdoor Research Seattle Sombrero
A great hat with only one exception: because the brim secures to the crown with velcro rather than a snap, expect the wind to blow the brim up and secure it to the velcro on the crown without you bei...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
February 06, 12:31pm

PossumDown Beanie (BPL Gear Shop) Beanie
Because of all the hype about this product being so warm, I decided to order one in spite of the price. The beanie is well-made and a good fit, however I was extremely disappointed after wearing it i...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
February 06, 12:23pm

Big Agnes
I returned a Seedhouse SL-1 tent that experienced a torn center pole loop about the 3rd or 4th time I set it up. I returned it to Big Agnes and they quickly replaced it with a new tent. When erectin...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 05, 2:36pm