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Benen Huntley (benen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me I'm new to backpacking but love camping, rock climbing and the outdoors.
CityHighbury
StateSouth Australia
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All Forum Posts by Benen Huntley

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Specs Tab
Hey Ken, I thought that maybe it was my browser but I tried IE as well as Google and even clicked the printer friendly version and it only has large listed for neo-air??

In GEAR » What happened at thermarest?
July 04, 2:24pm

What happened at thermarest?
Hi all, I've been out of touch with backpacking the last 6 months and am just getting back up to speed with things. I have 2 neo-air regular pads but on the site there is only the large option...

In GEAR » What happened at thermarest?
July 04, 6:48am

Larapinta trail
Roger, could you tell me a big about your experience on the trail? Ie. When did you go? What did you take to wear, what was your sleep system and how did you fare comfort wise with that gear? It wo...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Larapinta Trail
July 03, 5:40am

Thanks!
Thanks for all the info! I think we have a pretty good gear list so far. I would probably look at a lighter tent option though. The Hubba Hubba is nearly 2kg and there are some nice lighter options...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Larapinta Trail
July 03, 5:09am

Larapinta trail
Thanks for the reply! I think I'd be looking at around the 14 day mark. It has been done in 10. The less days the less food but I still want to enjoy it all!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Larapinta Trail
July 03, 12:01am

Larapinta Trail
Hi everyone :) I'm about to begin planning a thru-hike of the Larapinta Trail for mid next year for my wife and I. It is 223km (138 miles) through central Australia. It is recommended to pla...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Larapinta Trail
July 01, 6:46am

Thanks!
Thanks heaps everyone! You got back to me so fast. Since we're sharing the weight of the tent and cook gear, carrying a .5kg tarp is no big deal so I'll give it a go and see how it works ou...

In Philosophy & Technique » Cooking in the rain
June 30, 7:24pm

Cooking in the rain
Hi everyone! I haven't posted much lately but am on most days, reading all of the interesting threads here! I am going on an overnight hike with my wife and a couple of friends in the near...

In Philosophy & Technique » Cooking in the rain
June 30, 4:24pm

Tarptent
Check out Mr Shires tarp tents. He has a couple that fit your requirements quite nicely!

In GEAR » lightweight tent
June 26, 4:51am

Neo Air
My wife and I both sleep on a Neo-Air and absolutely love them. They are super light, take up little space and are very comfortable. We find them quite cool to sleep on, even in our 15 degree bags,...

In GEAR » Neo Air or Prolite 3
June 19, 7:16am

All Reader Reviews by Benen Huntley

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Hermits Hut
I just purchased two WM Ultralite bags from HH and they arrived today. I got an email to say when they were shipped and the shipped free from America to Australia. Couldn't be happier.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 31, 6:36am

Western Mountaineering The Company
As was previously said. I also live in Australia and they will not allow american retailers to sell to us. Ridiculous. I was surprised that I managed to purchase 2 sleeping bags from hermitshut which ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 23, 7:37pm