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Re: Winter Gloves and Miitts system
I remember as a kid the very technical glove system my parents devised -- socks with a plastic bag rubberband'ed around the wrist! Fun stuff, worked sort of well during the light snow we got ma...

In GEAR » Winter Gloves and Miitts system
December 16, 1:21pm

Re: [bal-uh-klah-vuh]
"Where does it get its name" for 10 points. According to link above: from Balaklava, a seaport in S Crimea, in the S Ukraine, on the Black Sea: scene of English cavalry charge against...

In Gear Deals » awesome $10 balaclava by Geoffrey Beene?!?
December 12, 11:25am

Re: awesome $10 balaclava by Geoffrey Beene?!?
Nice find. How do you say "balaclava" anyway? As in bala-clava? Or, ba-laclava?

In Gear Deals » awesome $10 balaclava by Geoffrey Beene?!?
December 10, 9:35pm

Re: "Solo winter backpacking?"
I have two young kids so the thought of spending 14 hours in a sleeping bag curled up reading, watching movies, etc. sounds amazing and luscious. Never snow camped before but its my mission to try ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Solo winter backpacking?
December 09, 11:36am

Re: Winter backpacking and 2WD cars with chains?
Maybe you could just rent a car and get the clearance you might need for the couple of trips you'll make. Why buy a serious piece of gear like that for something you don't even yet if like.

In GEAR » Winter backpacking and 2WD cars with chains?
December 08, 11:37pm

Re: Re: Snowshoe In The Sierra December
I'm a noob to snow camping, but would love to join if dates work for me. I'll just keep an eye on the thread and see what develops.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Snowshoe In The Sierra December
December 08, 10:19am

Find a pot of gold at the end of a
Double Rainbow. Single wall, but meets all the other criteria. A very good shelter and Made in the USA!

In GEAR » Best UL 2 person Shelter
December 08, 9:18am

Re: Best synthetic summer bag?
Not sure if best, have no experience with it, but another option (though I do like Marmot bags).,141&ft=141

In GEAR » Best synthetic summer bag?
December 02, 10:06pm

Re: Patagonia Cap 2 or Merino 2 for the JMT?
A cap 2 top would be more than enough for August on the JMT, especially in a 20 degree bag (unless you run super cold). It would be a great top to take on the trip. And you won't need any extra...

In Gear Lists » Patagonia Cap 2 or Merino 2 for the JMT?
November 28, 2:38pm

Re: re: PIF
Fantastic PIF and gesture! Very moving.

In Gear Swap » PIF: Need a Knife?
November 27, 5:40pm

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