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Pack is light enough it doesn't matter.

In Philosophy & Technique » Do you unbuckle your hip belt when hiking down hill?
March 10, 7:59pm

Now go to REI and see if there is anything other than a Neoair and maybe some clothing that you drool over. If no then you get your badge.

In Philosophy & Technique » Does this mean I'm ultralight?
March 09, 2:36pm

I also am in the same state. I know what works and could care less what a scale says. It is actually quite liberating. I am glad to have gone through the gram weenie days. Without it, the extra...

In On the Web » Ultra-light but not ultra-precise
March 07, 3:21pm

Hike, sleep. Wake up and repeat. Don't want to do the extra miles, adjust your schedule during the day.

In Philosophy & Technique » How Do You Occupy Self during Evening/Downtime when Solo?
March 02, 2:48pm

Eagles are majestic?
David, I had the opportunity to visit Adak back in the '80s. I will never forget the dozen or so bald eagles eating out of the dumpster at the McDonalds on the base. Kat, Keep those pictu...

In Photography » Golden Eagle eating deer that mountain lion killed
March 01, 6:04pm

Single base layer
I wore a single long sleeve base layer the whole PCT. it was at the time the absolutely lightest weight synthetic I could find, Golite BL-1. Thankfully I bought two since they no longer make them....

In GEAR » Base layer recommendations for PCT thru
March 01, 5:51am

Anti inflammatory
An early post talked about no need for ibuprofen or pain killers in general. I would disagree with this. An anti inflammatory could be the difference between being able to hike out quickly vs. ta...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What is your two item first aid kit?
February 27, 9:53am

A humbling day
First.... Eugene, sounds like a great experience. Uber cool picture, shows grit. I am in ATL for work so I left early to pick up a couple of AT sections that I had missed during earlier hikes. ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 3rd Annual BPL Spring Run -Zion Training Thread
February 23, 8:02pm

Ok week but big plans
I got two snowshoe trips in. I wish I could do mIkes mileage. 7 miles in 4 unstop hours. Incredible workout. Two days later shorter trip. Cut short when I hit crotch deep snow even with snowsh...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 3rd Annual BPL Spring Run -Zion Training Thread
February 19, 9:08pm

Re: Re: Re: Humidity
Glenn, Almost by definition you can't have condensation with VBL. If there is no moisture escaping from your body then there will be no condensation at least from moisture coming from your bo...

In Multiple Use Gear » Pack liner trash bag as feet VBL for sleeping?
February 19, 8:45am

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