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Re: Skurka
Harold, As nice as it is to throw crap in a bag and go. I don't think you can do a hike like his Yukon trips and some of the other long ones without a certain amount of planning. He sent A L...

In GEAR » Skurka and Sierra Designs team up for gear
February 23, 2:52pm

Re: Thanks
^^ agree. The summits are on spur paths from the main trail so you can bypass them. All of it is super exposed. take in consideration that she was in crampons not snowshoes.. so any drifts or...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
February 23, 11:43am

Re: Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
new story with a better timeline and a bit more info from the SAR guys. https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2015/02/21/the-young-woman-and-mountain/SEBPucaGpA1Fun4R5uoj7K/story.html

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
February 22, 6:53am

Re: Cuben in Liquid N2
Video or it didn't happen ;)

In GEAR » Does Cuben crack in the cold?
February 21, 8:35pm

Re: Life Lesson #4,217
Roller blades could be amazing though ;)

In Chaff » Life Lesson #4,217
February 20, 8:00pm

Re: Water bottles
For the White mtns i usually carry 2x 1L bottles and a 1.5L evernew bag for my filter. Usually only need to have 1L filled unless it is a long stretch above treeline in the summer, then i'll f...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Another weight consideration...
February 20, 2:39pm

Re: Re: Re: 32 Mile White Mountain Day Hike
Well, July is better for temps and daylight. I have clinical for a few months over the summer so would only be free on weekends but can probably figure out something in there. Plus give you othe...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 32 Mile White Mountain Day Hike
February 19, 9:46pm

Re: Re: RE Missing hiker
Kev for comparison when I did the Presi traverse 2 summers ago I did the 25mi version in 15hr, including lunch at Mt washington. we started at 5am and were on mt washington summit by 12:30. That ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
February 18, 7:06pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Missing Hiker...
Another local write up from experienced local. http://www.conwaydailysun.com/newsx/local-news/119239-wilcox-says-woman-s-climbing-death-monday-offers-lessons

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
February 18, 3:00pm

Re: Re: Re: Missing Hiker...
The sides of Mt Madison and Adams are very steep going from 3500'ish to 5300' in .4mi and 4000'ish to 5700' in .6mi (approx). We may not have "tall" mountains here but t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Missing hiker found dead in the Whites
February 18, 2:29pm

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