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Re: Anyone use this through this summer season?
I've used the Cloud rain shell quite a bit more since my last comment. We had some rain here in Boulder, CO, last month... I have been quite impressed with the waterproofness of the shell. The ...

In GEAR » Sierra Designs Cloud Airshell 4 ounce raincoat
October 12, 4:55pm

Re: Re: UD soft bottles
It's a good question, but I don't know. I've used them only for water. I can't imagine there would be any problem with sports drinks, which are essentially the same viscosity as w...

In GEAR » Ultimate Directions AK "Race" pack
October 03, 5:44pm

UD soft bottles
The prototype I tested was 20-22oz & there was also a smaller bottle. I don't know what the final product will be, but I guess not too far different.

In GEAR » Ultimate Directions AK "Race" pack
October 03, 8:55am

UD vests / sizing / bottles
Sorry, I don't have photos of the bottles. Stay tuned! Yes, the vest thing is a little tricky with regard to sizing. The AK and PB come in 2 sizes, and the SJ in 3. We hope that about cover...

In GEAR » Ultimate Directions AK "Race" pack
October 02, 12:50pm

Re: Re: Bruising and sloshing
For 2014 UD is coming out with a soft bottle. This is a very cool innovation that works extremely well with the vests and should eliminate the bruising issue. It can also eliminate sloshing if th...

In GEAR » Ultimate Directions AK "Race" pack
October 02, 8:14am

Re: PB Adventure Vest with Trekking Poles
Yes, you can use the Z-poles with the PB vest, no problem. If you PM me I'll send you a photo.

In GEAR » PB Adventure Vest with Trekking Poles
September 15, 3:33pm

Adventure Vest
Well, I'm very interested in anyone's feedback on use of the UD Adventure Vest (PB) for fastpacking. What do you like? What do you not like? What do you want to see in the ultimate fastp...

In GEAR » a good fastpack?
September 03, 5:30pm

I certainly don't mean to belittle what Hal & Mike did. They were, after all, nearly 10 hours faster than me!

In GEAR » a good fastpack?
September 02, 8:55pm

It feels to me like Mike & Hal didn't take the JMT all that seriously. And, though they did get the record (barely!), they kind of got spanked in the process. They apparently didn't t...

In GEAR » a good fastpack?
September 02, 4:33pm

Sierra High Route
Here's my trip report from the Sierra High Route, which we hiked 7/27-8/5/13: http://pbakwin.home.comcast.net/SHR-TR.htm Great trip!

In Post-Trip Reports » Sierra High Route
August 21, 4:34pm

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