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CityWinchester, CA
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All Forum Posts by Jeff McConnell

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Re: Re: re: It may be early but... First cut at JMT list for 2014
Perhaps also consider the zpacks 8.5' x 8.5' cuben fiber tarp.

In Gear Lists » It may be early but... First cut at JMT list for 2014
August 18, 11:26pm

Re: Silly indulgence (utensil thread)
I use the same starbucks cup. I like the idea of chopsticks, but get too frustrated using them. I take a lexan spoon AND fork - don't tell.

In GEAR » Silly indulgence (utensil thread)
August 17, 9:42am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: rei
"ah, are you a bigger guy? i'm 5'8, 165 lbs." Smaller - 5'5" and 155 lbs. Just not happy with the 20" wide pad standard.

In GEAR » Switching to a foam pad?
August 16, 11:51pm

Re: Re: Re: rei
"The Prolite comes in 36" and 48" versions. I'm looking at that now." But still only 20" wide. I'd like a short inflatable with a 25" width. Only way I...

In GEAR » Switching to a foam pad?
August 16, 11:01pm

Re: rei
"i just laid down on the neo-air. i think it's that it's so narrow that i roll off it too easily. i feel like i constantly have to balance on it." This is why I prefer the expe...

In GEAR » Switching to a foam pad?
August 16, 10:42pm

Re: Net inner for Hexamid
Good to know! Looks to be priced decently too - significantly cheaper than getting a similar one from bearpaw once you add all the options.

In GEAR » Oh no, not another damn what tent thread
August 16, 6:15pm

Ill be following with interest
I'm kind of in the same boat. I had the cuben duomid and liked it, but decided I wanted a bugnet inner with it and the price was getting too high. I go back and forth on the hexamid, but still ...

In GEAR » Oh no, not another damn what tent thread
August 16, 3:27pm

Re: west states
Victor and Elias, at the end of the first post is a link to a spreadsheet. Add your name, forum name, and state where you live and you'll be good to go.

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 15, 3:10pm

Re: Switching to a foam pad?
I'm a side sleeping inflatable user. I have a ridgerest I'll be stuck with one on my next trip - giving the wife the inflatable for her first trip. I have a 1/8" CCF I was thinking o...

In GEAR » Switching to a foam pad?
August 15, 12:52am

Great western box!
The western box arrived today. Steve did a great job putting it together! I've added some things and am still digging around for a little more and then I'll get it sent off again.

In Gear Swap » New type of PIF -- the Travelling Hiker Box!
August 14, 6:28pm

All Reader Reviews by Jeff McConnell

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Vasque Breeze GTX
I bought theses shoes for a day hike of Mt. Whitney. They performed very well. Good traction on wet rock and scree. I also used them for a 5 day backpacking trip of Whitney through the back country...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
February 20, 12:20pm