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For my first "lighter" pack I used a a women's golite quest for a while. I have a smaller frame and it fit better. Worked great. Most of the cottage manufacturers cater to smaller ...

In GEAR » Can a Guy use a Women's Pack?
May 14, 4:20pm

identifying Sunnyside composition
For anyone interested, Sunnyside got back to me and said that the higher methanol formula of their denatured alcohol can be identified because the front of the label will have a skull and crossbone...

In GEAR » Alcohol energy content / stove system efficiencies - methanol / ethanol / mixes
May 14, 7:51am

Is there any easy way to tell whether Sunnyside is pre 2012 or not? I have a can but I can't remember when I bought it and I'd like to figure out it's composition.

In GEAR » Alcohol energy content / stove system efficiencies - methanol / ethanol / mixes
May 13, 7:15pm

Couples hiking PCT
Just wondering if there are any people on here who have hiked the PCT with their significant other. If so, could you provide some info? When, how old were you (if you don't mind sharing), wha...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Couples hiking PCT
May 12, 11:05pm

Hi Erica, I think either the quest or the flash 65 would work for you. Something I didn't like about my quest is I found it very difficult to fit things in the smaller back pocket once the ...

In GEAR » Women's Pack Advice - REI Flash 65 vs. Go Lite Quest 65?
May 07, 1:29am

I throw on pants and call it good. I hate wearing sunscreen and always forget to reapply.

In GEAR » Sun Protection for Legs?
May 05, 7:04pm

WTB: Sidewinder Tri-Ti Caldera Cone w/ Evernewe .9L cup/pot
Anyone have one? I'll likely buy new, but thought I'd see if there is someone looking to change it up.

In Gear Swap » WTB: Sidewinder Tri-Ti Caldera Cone w/ Evernewe .9L cup/pot
May 05, 6:47pm

20% off Patagonia @ moosejaw
20% off Patagonia clothing at Moosejaw.

In Gear Deals » 20% off Patagonia @ moosejaw
May 05, 10:19am

I like the rei Sahara zip offs as well. I don't wear shorts but do zip them off for swimming in lakes which I like to do.

In GEAR » Gear Recommendation: Hiking Pants for Hot Weather Summer
May 05, 10:15am

gossamer gear and ula
My favorite packs have been from ULA and Gossamer Gear. The ULA Ohm 2.0 or GG Gorilla might be a good fit for you. If you plan on using a bear canister I'd step up to a slightly larger capaci...

In GEAR » Thinking about taking the plunge...I'm tall...recommend ultralight pack
May 04, 7:51pm

All Reader Reviews by Jeff McConnell

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Vasque Breeze GTX
I bought theses shoes for a day hike of Mt. Whitney. They performed very well. Good traction on wet rock and scree. I also used them for a 5 day backpacking trip of Whitney through the back country...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
February 20, 12:20pm