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Re: myog mountaineering cuben tunnel tent?
Pierre - a question and a comment: I'm not totally clear from what you wrote as to whether you are saying the stitching is failing or the adhesion. I think you are saying the adhesion, but re-...

In Make Your Own Gear » myog mountaineering cuben tunnel tent?
August 03, 9:03pm

Re: Tents that erect from the outside, single wall or fly with inner attached or single wall with inner poles
Have been looking in a similar vein and can share some thoughts on what I have come up with so far: First off, there are some "freestanding" tents in the weight range you are after but n...

In GEAR » Tents that erect from the outside, single wall or fly with inner attached or single wall with inner poles
July 23, 10:10pm

will take it
I will take it if Ped decides not to. edit - looks like I'm third in line not second. Too slow!

In Gear Swap » FS: TarpTent Stratosphire 2
July 21, 6:47pm

an idea
Have you tried putting the space blanket in between tent body and fly? This assumes a double wall tent of course. Should be easy to get it set up and once done the fly holds it in place.

In GEAR » Napping -how to keep the tent cool for napping children?
July 21, 6:29pm

headroom
I have doubts about the sitting up headroom for 2 in a Duomid. Plus the fact that you can't open the door without getting rain on the floor unless you pull back the inner.

In GEAR » gimme shelter
July 20, 12:38pm

gimme shelter
Looking for 2-person & gear, bugworthy, silnylon (cuben too rich for the budget) decent sitting up room shelter. Lightest thing I see is either SMD haven with net inner at 32 oz plus stakes,or ...

In GEAR » gimme shelter
July 19, 5:57pm

Re: Condition of the Road to Leavitt Lake- Hoover Wilderness- PCT -Sonora Pass California SR 104
If you have an issue on that road it will be clearance not traction. Most years you'd have no problem. I haven't been up there this year but if I were you I'd expect to make it just fin...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Condition of the Road to Leavitt Lake- Hoover Wilderness- PCT -Sonora Pass California SR 104
July 13, 1:43pm

Re: skipping TM and VVR and just going to Reds and MTR
Two thoughts - one is that TM is the only place to resupply that does not charge you to hold your package - it's a post office. Second is that if you are not picky you can resupply at the TM st...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » skipping TM and VVR and just going to Reds and MTR
July 10, 11:08pm

Re: Kennedy Meadows
Which one? there are two places called Kennedy Meadows in the Sierra, one southern and one north of Yosemite on Hwy 108.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Kennedy Meadows
July 07, 5:38pm

Use what you have
I started my kids backpacking quite young and did buy any special clothes for them. I just brought extras of everything for when they got wet. Your kids will be happier in familiar comfortable clot...

In GEAR » Where to buy hiking clothing for young children?
July 02, 9:44am

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