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Quarter Dome 1 or Dash 2
REI has two excellent tents that meet these criteria. The Quarter Dome 1 and the Dash 2. If you search for Quarter Dome T1 you can also find last year's model which is at a significant discount...

In GEAR » 1+ man tent sold at backcountry or REI?
March 27, 2:42pm

Hennessy
Hennessy hammocks are many people's entry point into the hammock world and considered pretty darn good. REI now stocks a pretty decent selection of those. They may come out cheaper (and lighter...

In GEAR » Hammock to start with?
March 27, 12:37pm

Jetboil Zip
The Jetboil Zip would be a great option, at $79 MSRP and sometimes found on sale. Might not be as light as the Caldera cone, but it is fast. It's just a bit short of 4 cups (27oz vs. 32oz) ...

In GEAR » economical UL water-boil cook kit for 2
March 26, 4:03pm

Nuffin
I was considering buying an MSR Windboiler, but I found a clearance bike that got marked down on a third round of markdowns and walked away with a carbon 105 bike for about 1/3 its price. After spe...

In GEAR » REI Sale 03/27/15 - What are you getting?
March 24, 10:01am

all the same thing
All of the Sawyers are essentially the same filter packaged differently. The Mini has integrated inline hose fittings to splice into a hydration tube but you can buy fittings for the Squeeze to do ...

In GEAR » Finally need to buy a water filter, have REI dividend, what to get?
March 20, 11:21am

fabric
After a year and many hikes later, I finally feel capable of commenting on the "new" 30D fabric. I have only briefly experienced the old 20D fabric of the 2013 model but I don't consi...

In GEAR » Arcteryx Squamish 2014 Update
March 17, 9:52am

Woubeir
Sorry, I missed that. I'll do you one better since I wore my Squamish today. On my size L, the cuff, flattened out, is 5.5", for a circumference of 11". That's with the velcro ope...

In GEAR » Arcteryx Squamish 2014 Update
March 17, 9:29am

a few
Ghost Whisperer hooded down jacket and Quasar Lite would be at the top of my list. They also make pretty darn light sleeping bags (Phantom 0 is nice) and if you have any winter aspirations consi...

In GEAR » Mountain Hardwear spree
March 12, 10:07am

carry fewer
I don't really like small lockers that much. They are tough to clove hitch and make terrible masterpoints. This is underscored for me when I climb on my buddy's rack- made exclusively of Wi...

In GEAR » Lightweight Carabiners
March 11, 2:40pm

ill take it
If this is still available I'll take it.

In Gear Swap » FS: Oware Hot Weather Bivy
March 10, 9:39pm

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