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x lite women
Mine just arrived 350g/12,3oz for the 320g/11,3 oz advertised. I was surprised as my regular neoair was 5% underweight, but seems from your above post and a few i have seen elsewhere that all xli...

In GEAR » FYI - Therm-a-rest Neoair X-Lite Women's is now available @ REI
May 01, 12:18pm

Danny lone hiker
I like a lot Danny Milks photo composition. This hiker and his path, wow ! Daniel you will love Iceland, there is so much diversity in a small island with great freedom about where you can go. ...

In Editor's Roundtable » 2012 Photo Contest Winners!
March 08, 11:31am

New Sigma DP : DP1M & DP2M
http://www.dpreview.com/news/2012/02/08/Sigma_DP1M_DP2M_Merrill_Cameras SD1 sensor in 19 equiv 28mm, or 30 equiv 45mm

In Photography » New Sigma DP : DP1M & DP2M
February 09, 8:14am

Re: OM-D
Waiting now on the 12-35 too.

In Photography » Weather Sealed M4/3 Olympus OM-D Body Launch date Feb 8
February 09, 1:34am

OM-D
I am also keeping an eye on it to replace my EP2. But i hope they release one day an m4/3 equivalent of the 4/3 12-60. The 12-50 doesnt look that sharp. http://www.pekkapotka.com/journal/201...

In Photography » Weather Sealed M4/3 Olympus OM-D Body Launch date Feb 8
February 05, 9:37pm

supergnat v1
http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=35809 btw

In GEAR » The MSRatauk SuperGnat (Gaz *and* Threaded!)
January 09, 1:08pm

Hi
Nice photos and it reminds me of a few great trips, I really love the Vercors plateau, i have been there quite often, last time for end of december , beginning of january we were using an MSR to...

In Post-Trip Reports » Undulating Snow on the Vercors (French Alps)
January 08, 5:25am

2 scouts....
My wife an i were doing the arctic circle trail in Greenland, we were 4 days from the nearest town, and we stumbled on 2 scouts making love..., Bad luck for them when you consider you can walk da...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What is the strangest thing you ever saw in the backcountry?
January 06, 12:51pm

favorite piece of gear
they are 4 changes in my gear that were really big improvements : synthetic -> merinos shirt /( silk + merinos if very hot ) tent -> floorless shelter ( tarp / trailstar / shangri la 5...

In GEAR » Favorite piece of gear
January 03, 11:51pm

2011 picks
1) merinos shirts, ( bpl hoodie usualy ) they are a big comfort improvement for long hikes i tried but without success some merinos boxer, like the icebreaker beast, they dont hold their shape af...

In GEAR » 2011 Backpacking Light Reader Picks
December 28, 1:36pm

All Reader Reviews by Fred eric

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Mountain Laurel Design FS exodus
After a few overnight with this pack ( he was too big , but i wanted to try it asap, planning for 2013 TGO ), i just did my first one week snowshoeing hike with it. - first as i have complained on ...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
March 03, 3:09am

Black Rock Gear Hadron
I ordered an XL Hadron, because the previous blackrock hat i had was a slightly tight fit in L. Evan questionned me by mail to check if i really needed an XL. I ended with a slightly larger than nor...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
September 15, 12:30pm

MLD Trailstar
After some week end uses ill give it a 5 as a 2 adults plus 4 year old son shelter. With a ground cloth and stakes i am at about 550+150+100= 800g for 2 1/2 people. I like the simplicity , no ve...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
September 04, 8:03am

Backcountrygear.com
I wanted some dry bags for packrafting and to try shipito I bought 2 POE pneumo ltw 50l the last model with rounded bottom They sent me the 2009 model with square bottom that was on sale on their w...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
October 13, 12:52am

PHD minimus down socks
sizing is strange, my wife feet are 5/38 so i ordered Small in fact i can use them and my feets are 10 /44. The loft is impressing, but due to the construction you have a lot below the feet and b...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
April 01, 6:18am

Watchful Eye Designs Aloksak
i usualy use a ziploc for my money, visa card and id card while hiking this time when i left for 3 weeks in Greenland i decided to use the small aloksak that was given me with some other purchase o...

In Miscellaneous Products
August 09, 2:16pm

Thru-Hiker.com
Had after thought and sent a mail to change order. 30 min after it i recieved answer and refund so i could redo order : Hello Frederic- No problem at all with regards to the order changes. I&#...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 10, 2:01pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
DR in the snow! Its a great lightweight 2 persons tent. First i like the headroom and 2 larges entries . My wife and i...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 9:36am

Garmin eTrex Legend
I bought one and only use it for snow hiking out of trails. Otherwise as i cannot hike close to my home, i dont hike often in the same place, so i wouldnt buy a 100€ map for only 5-6 days of use. ...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
December 11, 11:40pm