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Two solo tents vs one two man tent
I noticed that a lot of people like solo shelters. Do you guys usually backpack solo? I always go with someone else, usually my son. It makes sense to me to have a two man shelter cause it saves...

In GEAR » Two solo tents vs one two man tent
November 30, 7:26am

Re: Re: Thanks
David - Thanks for pointing that out. I thought they where all single wall tents. That info will help in my decision making.

In GEAR » My first lightweight tent
November 29, 10:12am

Thanks for the input everyone. I was leaning towards a Tarptent but I am a little worried about using a single wall tent. I'm just beginning to get into lightweight backpacking. The tent I h...

In GEAR » My first lightweight tent
November 29, 9:44am

Re: RE: My first lightweight tent
David - My son is 14 years old and small for his age at just 5'3". Heath - The StratoSphire 2 would be a good one to look at. Since it was a new design I wasn't sure if I should ...

In GEAR » My first lightweight tent
November 28, 10:05am

My first lightweight tent
I'm looking for a two person tent for my son and I. I've narrowed down my search to these three tents. Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2, Tarptent Squall 2 and the Tarptent Double Rainbow. I'm...

In GEAR » My first lightweight tent
November 28, 9:38am

Golite Jam Sizing
I'm trying to decide between a large and medium Golite Jam. I ordered both because I was going to give the medium to my son for Christmas. I measured my torso going off the instructions on th...

In GEAR » Golite Jam Sizing
November 13, 9:45pm

First light pack
Thanks for posting. I just ordered a Jam for my first light weight pack.

In Gear Deals » REI Sale on GOLITE packs - Jam $99
November 01, 9:42am

DriDucks Question
Thanks! There are a bunch of Sports Authorities around here as well as a Sportsman's Warehouse.

In GEAR » DriDucks question
October 27, 11:29am

DriDucks question
I have seen driducks mentioned a lot on this site. When I google driducks I get rain gear made from frogg toggs and also a company called driducks which is different from driducks made by frogg to...

In GEAR » DriDucks question
October 27, 8:27am

Appreciate all the input. Chris - I'm still collecting gear so not 100% sure what all I will be carrying. I just bought a Rab down sleeping bag. Can't remember the model off the top ...

In GEAR » I could use some advice on packs.
October 18, 9:36am

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