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Tried both self inflating and manual
I have a Prolite Plus self-inflating pad. I take it out when I get into camp and let it self-inflate. When I am ready to go to sleep, I add a couple of breaths of air and seal it off. I also h...

In GEAR » Self Inflating pad vs manual inflation
July 07, 2:22pm

Looks good
Hi james, Your clothing list looks good. I didn't see a short sleeve t-shirt on it but I wore one all the way up to 12000' this past July 4th - we had perfect weather until about 7 pm whe...

In Gear Lists » Gear List for Mt. Whitney
July 06, 11:01pm

Nemo Meta 2P
Nemo Meta 2P. Set up and used in the backyard twice. Includes tent, Nemo waterproof stuff sack, V-stakes AND the footprint (which was purchased separately). This really does take only 4 minutes ...

In Gear Swap » Nemo Meta 2P
June 24, 9:11pm

Interested etrex 30
Hi Greg, What are you including with the eTrex 30? Does it have any scratches? You can reply here or contact me via PM. Thanks, Mike

In Gear Swap » FS Garmin eTrex 30
June 24, 9:00pm

Home Depot
A building supply store like Home Depot would carry 5-gallon buckets. http://is.gd/5hBBGV And here are the locations around Berkeley: http://is.gd/Cqg6wS Mike

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Where to buy 5 gallon buckets?
June 22, 12:44am

Whitney this year
So, I'm going up Whitney for the first time on July 4th-6th. Is anyone else going in July?

In Chaff » Just Submitted for Mt. Whitney Lottery
June 17, 10:38pm

It can also be a crackling fire
In addition to the original music multi use tip, if you have a campfire app on your phone, you can also enjoy the sounds of a crackling campfire in areas that don't allow real ones.

In Multiple Use Gear » Use a cup as an iPhone speaker
June 05, 9:59pm

I really like my Spot2. It does what I need it to do which is keepIng my immediate family updated with my status when I am out hiking. They know that not receiving an update is not a reason to cal...

In GEAR » Any new SPOT input/reviews?
June 01, 5:58pm

Wet pack
Something else I've been thinking about is do I want to put a wet pack in my shelter under my feet if I bring a short sleeping pad?

In GEAR » Pack Cover Weight vs Wet Pack ??
May 27, 10:42pm

Inov-8 technical information
Eugene, I was able to find this info on the New Zealand Inov-8 site: http://www.inov-8.co.nz/shoe-technical-information/ Mike

In GEAR » Another Inov-8 thread
May 26, 12:14am

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Black Diamond Ultra Distance
I got the Black Diamond Ultra Distance poles as a gift in 2011. They performed admirably on a 35 mile trip through the Grand Canyon this past April. The bottom sections did get pretty scratched up t...

In Trekking Poles
May 19, 9:36pm