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At 6'6" 230 I've been very (very) happy with the Exped Long/Wide variants. SynMat 7 UL L/W is 26" wide and 21 oz, R-value of 3.1 DownMat 9 UL L/W is a full 44 oz, but R-value ...

In GEAR » 30" Neoair DREAM sleeping pad. Best pad for Big n Tall?
November 21, 1:06pm

Back on topic...
... can someone point me to the waitlist please? :) -mox

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 6th Annual G.G.G. 1/24-26 2014
November 20, 4:27pm

keep us posted
Interested, depending on date(s)!

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Santa Cruz Mountains. Private land to public land trails.
November 20, 4:23pm

WTB: Dynafit Radical ST ski bindings
Lightweight AT-binding for snow camping travels! Thanks! -mox

In Gear Swap » WTB: Dynafit Radical ST ski bindings
November 20, 11:07am

Your avatar
As a starting point, do a self-critique on what you like and don't like about something you already have. Using your avatar as a starting point, what do you like? What do you not like? W...

In Photography » Where do I start?
September 05, 4:51pm

Gear and learning
Honestly, the Nikon 5000 you have is actually quite a good camera. I would start with http://www.strobist.com and go through the lighting tutorials. Much of what you learn in there about appl...

In Photography » Where do I start?
September 05, 4:37pm

Check out a toploader/holster!
I have one of the toploading Lowpro AW holsters. I removed the shoulder-strap and put a heavy-duty web belt on it. Then added lower strap around the bottom (think, military gasmask pouch-on-the-l...

In Photography » Seeking Solution - how best to carry an SLR Camera
September 05, 4:19pm

hah
It's not that women want to be equals, they want to be better than men, and chivalry is just one manifestation of this. When was the last time SHE bounced ahead and held the door open for yo...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Search and rescue crews warn about online-based groups
September 04, 3:56pm

Cabin gone
Lost our cabin in the fire relatively early on, just outside of Groveland. Serious bummer ... built by my great-grandfather back in the 40s. Last count I heard was 111 structures. -mox

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » California Rim Fire is getting BIG!
September 04, 3:06pm

Arrrrghh...
Any chance of a "long" version of this for us taller folk? Everyone thinks being tall is a huge blessing, but ... try it. *sigh* -mox

In GEAR » CB3/Cloudburst 3 Initial impressions
May 09, 12:24pm

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