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north cascades area partner wanted
hi! Im always looking for hiking partners. :) But Im only really available for overnights and long weekends. tho i have been wanting to finish the wonderland. most of the stuff i do is last minu...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » North Cascades Area partner wanted
September 08, 5:52pm

pics please
Neat! Do you have any pics to show off?

In GEAR » New Stove Gear: Fire Maple 117t and XK6 "HE" Pot
September 06, 10:19pm

Get a scale and weigh everything! When you decide to remove or replace a piece of gear, do it slow and safely. Don't change your entire kit and then go on a 6day-make your mileage or starve- t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Switching to Light Backing .. Guide me Plz ;)
August 30, 8:39pm

near the trail
I was heading out late one Friday with two friends to ozette on the olympic paninsula. It was january with freezing temps. A culvert had frozen over causing the road to turn into an ice rink. I los...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Near death experiences (or close calls) on the trail?
August 29, 8:38pm

clo of clothing as a reference to warmth at a given temp at a given activaty level
If you want to know about clothing warmth and you have a minute there is the best clothing thread ever. it is long and full of good info using the exact examples you give and is one of the reasons ...

In GEAR » How cold can you go with this gear?
August 22, 7:55pm

tyvec rain suit
So my wife said to me when i was showing her my new myog ul tyvec rain jacket and chaps: ok... I'll wear one when we go out but every time i see another hiker I'm going to ask them "Q...

In Philosophy & Technique » How you look when you go backpacking...
August 04, 3:17am


In Philosophy & Technique » How you look when you go backpacking...
August 04, 3:17am

prodex sleeping pad
Scissors or a razor, i had the best luck triming my piece with a razor on plywood.

In GEAR » Prodex Sleeping Pads?
August 03, 1:25pm

Summer 2012 weekend gear list
Just one 500ml water bottle? Nice list, i need to put mine into a spread sheet

In Gear Lists » Summer 2012 weekend gear list
August 01, 9:14pm

prodex sleeping pads
That is not an error, it is for use as an IR barrier with at least 4" of air space. It isn't really applicable to the use as a sleeping pad or cooking cosy, as the dead air space isn'...

In GEAR » Prodex Sleeping Pads?
August 01, 8:51pm

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evernew ultralight 1.3l ti pot
At 97g (3.3/8oz) for pot and 44g (1.5/8oz) lid, the ultralight 1.3l ti pot fits the bill for group backpacking. Using a wide flame spread alcohol stove is no problem with this pot because its 14.6cm ...

In Cookware - Titanium
July 22, 3:22pm