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Simplest and IMO best solution
Yeah, I went through all of these ideas a few months back. IMO overkill and not even as good as the simple solution. If you tie a 3-4 inch diameter bubgee loop through the lift strap at the top bac...

In GEAR » Attaching umbrella to a pack
August 07, 6:54pm

Re: Re: Re: These is a hole in your hat
"How do you wear a wide brim hat under a hood? " Wear it OVER the hood, or don;t wear it. But you guys from the PNW have weird issues. FWIW I have equipped my Tilley with some velcr...

In GEAR » sweat & sunglasses management
August 07, 9:07am

Beber has Anti-Ursid Properties
I heard a short filler story on NPR yesterday morning on some new research into repelling bears. Apparently, like Flemming's discovery of Penicillin, a guy found himself being charged by a bea...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Beber has Anti-Ursid Properties
August 07, 9:03am

Re: Trekking poles - help from Gear demigods or other experts
I feel compelled to say this, since no one has mentioned it, but is those are as antique as you suspect, you may want to put them up on ebay and see if anyone bites. The might be a Japanese gentlem...

In GEAR » Trekking poles - help from Gear demigods or other experts
August 07, 8:50am

Re: More Idiots With Drones
Two words - anti-drone drones! Yeah, that's the ticket.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Yosemite prohibits drones
August 07, 8:47am

These is a hole in your hat
Visor indeed! Do you wear a shirt composed of nothing but the sleeves? Maybe if you guys shaded yer noggins from the sun more you wouldn't be sweating so much! :-)

In GEAR » sweat & sunglasses management
August 07, 8:45am

Re: Re: SKT
"Speaking of weird records, this may interest you, Jen: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-coventry-warwickshire-28621775" Wasn't that a Monty Python skit? But seriously, that g...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 07, 12:32am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Death by...
Death by Marmot? Maybe it is like this... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n31pp6jRDn4

In GEAR » Time to panic
August 06, 7:20pm

Re: gear list JMT Aug 16-Sept1
You have no lower body insulation. You have shorts and the terramar underwear. I have the latter so I have some familiarity with them. While they are nice inside a bag it is stretching it to call t...

In Gear Lists » gear list JMT Aug 16-Sept1
August 06, 4:25pm

Re: Texas two step
Mummm, Shiner Bock! Really good, locally made and cheap. I did most of my grad school problems sets slightly buzzed on Shiner!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 06, 1:39pm

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