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Re: Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
David, glad you can make it. Justin, we might be able to cobble together some extra gear for you if that's all that is keeping you from coming. Otherwise, hopefully I'll see you at the ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
October 22, 12:00pm

Re: Mountain Hardwear jackets - Kelvinator vs. Phantom
I bought and returned a Phantom parka. I'm 5'10 and 175 lbs. The medium fit me well, except the sleeves were so tight around the forearms that the down was getting compressed. Zero room ins...

In GEAR » Mountain Hardwear jackets - Kelvinator vs. Phantom
October 22, 11:51am

Re: Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
Why don't you join us Justin? :)

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
October 21, 6:31pm

Re: Shoulder Season in Yosemite
Glad you enjoyed the TR Brian. I just posted a group trip announcement here, you should come along.

In Post-Trip Reports » Shoulder Season in Yosemite
October 21, 6:17pm

Re: Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
Manfred, Yeah, I've actually done the Rockslides loop before which is why I suggested going up via the Falls trail. The old road is a nice hike and not at all difficult, unless it was covere...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
October 21, 5:35pm

Re: Shoulder Season in Yosemite
The breakfast is actually my wife's. She ate it in front of me while I choked down my cold Grape Nuts with Nido. To her credit she did give me a bite. She boils the hardboiled eggs ahead of tim...

In Post-Trip Reports » Shoulder Season in Yosemite
October 21, 5:26pm

Re: Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
Yep, we will have to carry water in, but the view should be worth it. Why don't you join us Bob?

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
October 21, 3:56pm

Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
Given how beautiful the weather is year-round in California, there isn't much reason to not go backpacking in the winter. A few of us have been planning a trip to Yosemite on the weekend of Nov...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Yosemite Falls & Eagle Peak, November 23-24
October 21, 3:46pm

Re: Shoulder Season in Yosemite
Ike, I consider getting a compliment from you about having good looking backpacking food as a significant achievement :)

In Post-Trip Reports » Shoulder Season in Yosemite
October 21, 11:32am

Re: Shoulder Season in Yosemite
Erik, it's an informal list that I put together myself just browsing through Hillmap. My criteria was pretty arbitrary, any major tributaries that drain into a named river. And I added Cherry C...

In Post-Trip Reports » Shoulder Season in Yosemite
October 21, 11:29am

All Reader Reviews by Andrew F

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zpacks Company
I had the same experience as everyone else here. Joe got me a customized piece of gear on time and was very responsive to my questions and requests. Can't do much better than that.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 30, 10:01am

ULA Ohm
The Ohm is my go-to pack for trips that don't require a bear can. You can fit a Bearikade in it, but it's not very comfortable because it bulges into your back. I put a plastic frame sheet fro...

In Backpacks - Frameless
November 15, 2:15pm

Katabatic Gear Alsek
See thread with pictures and comments here: http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=48962 I've used this quilt for about 20 nights no...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
November 15, 2:08pm