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Re: how come esbit is not more popular?
It has its uses. I used esbit for years, but as others have said, there is a burnt, sticky residue to deal with, plus it is slow to boil. Also, until recently, you could take it on airlines in yo...

In GEAR » how come esbit is not more popular?
December 31, 11:27pm

Re: Long sleeve shirt for sun protection
Hey Steve, I'm planning on doing the TRT this summer as well. My favorite L/S shirt is still the Columbia PFG snap-front shirt. Retail is about $45.00. Our local Sports Authority carrie...

In GEAR » Long sleeve shirt for sun protection
December 31, 11:04pm

Re: JMT Hike Clothing suggestions
Adam, To follow up and on your question about a down jacket. If anything, i would think a lightweight down or synthetic vest would be ample. I have a Montbell Thermawrap synthetic vest that is...

In GEAR » JMT Hike Clothing suggestions
December 31, 1:44am

Re: shelter
Adam, Since you're using a tarp and bivy, and carrying long-john baselayer tops and bottoms, your 40 degree bag may be fine. I went in Aug 2012 when we had a lot of rain. hail and bad weath...

In GEAR » JMT Hike Clothing suggestions
December 31, 1:34am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: nekkid
So what is the answer to Eric's question #1? Inquiring nekked spooners want to know?

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Layering while sleeping in a down bag
December 23, 7:22pm

Re: Techniques
hmmmm, to "taste like beef," .... If you're cooking it from scratch, you can infuse the seasonings you want into the mix when you form the "dough." This is where the exp...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Seitan
December 08, 4:35am

GoLite 12 Days of Christmas Sale
Every day they have a different item on sale for that day only . Worth checking out....

In Gear Deals » Golite Jam
December 08, 4:35am

Re: Sleeping Bag Liner as Summer Bag
I have used my sea-to-summit silk liner or a lightweight synthetic fleece liner in warm weather as well as just a beach pareau or nothing other than what I'm wearing in hot weather. Like any g...

In GEAR » Sleeping Bag Liner as Summer Bag
December 07, 4:35am

Re: Seitan
Seitan is Wheat gluten. You can do amazing, delicous things with it. My favorite is tamari grilled seitan. I love, love, love it! However, to bring it on an extended trip may be difficult onl...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Seitan
December 07, 4:18am

Re: Womens Pack for ~30 lbs Loads
Try the Golite 50L Jam. it's on sale today on online from GoLite. Either that you may be able to find a 2011 GoLite Women's Pinnacle. Both would suit your needs. A;so, teh BV500 is quit...

In GEAR » Womens Pack for ~30 lbs Loads
December 07, 1:49am

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