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How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
Jen, If I take shorts + tights + wind pants combo, I still through in a cuben rain kilt.

In Gear Lists » How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
February 09, 6:19pm

Best single piece of advice for new UL backpackers? Particularly women?
"I think one of their fears is going out with people they don't know. I know that was one of MY fears. They need to know they can depend on the people they are with (to an extent, say for ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Best single piece of advice for new UL backpackers? Particularly women?
February 09, 6:10pm

Re: How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
Jen, I think we all can get caught up in gear planning for a particular trip and wanting to get the gear just right, but I don't think there's any reason to upgrade your pack and shelter...

In Gear Lists » How did I get so heavy? Late Aug JMT solo
February 09, 11:29am

re: Best single piece of advice for new UL backpackers? Particularly women?
Dena, I'm guessing but I think the most common fears in transitioning from day-hiking to backpacking would be (1) how am I going to sleep comfortably on the trail, (2) how will I feel safe o...

In Philosophy & Technique » Best single piece of advice for new UL backpackers? Particularly women?
February 08, 10:41pm

Pack recommendations with special requirements
William, Maybe contact Chris at Zimmerbuilt and have him custom make you what you want: http://www.zimmerbuilt.com/

In GEAR » Pack recommendations with special requirements .. Kinda.
February 06, 12:14pm

Cuben fiber shelter volume
Just a note that some cuben shelters are larger in volume when packed than a comparable silnylon one. I'm comparing two mids that I currently have; it's the cuben mid's reinforcement pa...

In GEAR » When will cuben fiber become reasonably affordable.
February 04, 10:15pm

Re: Want to dip my toe in the MYOG water...
Jen, After reading a couple of recent posts (Justin's vest and the panty thread), I've got it: Make camo apex-insulated panties with no-see-um mesh backs. Done and done.

In Make Your Own Gear » Want to dip my toe in the MYOG water...
February 03, 12:16pm

FS: HMG UltaMid 2 and Custom 12'x10' Flat Tarp
I'm sorry to hear about your health. Good luck with your recovery.

In Gear Swap » FS: HMG UltaMid 2 and Custom 12'x10' Flat Tarp
February 02, 7:28pm

Re: Starlyte
Here's my latest Starlyte stove kit: Starlyte & Zelph potstand for Starlyte, LiteTrail 550 pot, Hot Lips, carbon lid, QiWiz Tall windscreen, ground protector Not shown: cuben stuff sack...

In GEAR » Zelph Starlyte alcohol stove
February 02, 3:00pm

re: Day hikes in Seattle area?
As mentioned above, March isn't a great time to get to higher elevation trailheads. That said, there's plenty to do. In Seattle itself: Discovery Park and Alki Beach Park (West Seattle) ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Day hikes in Seattle area?
February 01, 9:58am

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