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Re: verification
Pretty much any means of verification is falsifiable. With a SPOT, you could get someone else to carry it for a while, or you could shut it off, take some sort of shortcut, then turn it back on an...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 10, 6:35pm

Re: FKT
So, if you had set a record were you planning to report it? What would you use for verification? Was it your intention to go for a record? If so, why didn't you announce that in advance?

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 10, 2:29pm

Re: Terra Nova
FWIW, my friend had an issue with the durability of the Terra Nova (I think he had a 30 or 35L bag).

In GEAR » What's the lightest 20-24L pack there is?
August 10, 9:16am

Re: Darcy
Yes, Darcy stopped after about a day.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Darcy Piceu's JMT Attempt ?
August 08, 3:23pm

Re: bugs in the Winds
Usually by mid-August the bugs should be gone.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Wind River Range in August
August 07, 3:40pm

Darcy
Darcy also failed to complete her FKT attempt. So, it's 0 for 3 on JMT record attempts this year!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 06, 8:00am

Re: bonneville
If by Bonneville Pass you mean the pass between Bonneville & Raid peaks, yes, we did it a couple days ago & it goes very well.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Wind River Range Bonneville Pass Experience
August 03, 9:39pm

Re: Darcy FKT attempt
Darcy made it to the Charlotte Lake jct last night - around 43.5 miles. Not bad considering a late morning start after dealing with the permit office. She got a pre-dawn start & is about at t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
July 29, 10:31am

Another FKT attempt
Darcy Africa started an attempt at the women's unsupported record this morning after drawing a walk-in permit at the NFS office in Lone Pine. She has a SPOT, but I do not know if she intended ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
July 28, 2:41pm

Thousand Island Lake
Jenn is on one of the most beautiful sections of the JMT. The views of Banner & Ritter across those lakes are just breathtaking. Now going into the 4th night - this will be a tough one for her!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
July 25, 8:49pm

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