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Re: PCT Clothes for TEN days
When I did the PCT last year I only ever had two pairs of hiking socks and two pairs of underwear at any one time. Except in WA when it was raining/snowing I did laundry every day (usually during ...

In GEAR » PCT Clothes for TEN days
July 03, 11:56am

Trail shoes for wider feet
I second the Montrail Hardrock option. I used them on my '07 PCT thru hike and even when my feet were quite swolen from heat etc the wide sizes worked very well for me.

In GEAR » Trail shoes for wider feet
June 21, 11:12am

Loop hikes in the Tahoe area
I'm looking for a good loop hike in the Lake Tahoe area that I could do in late August. Any suggestions on routes 35-45 miles in length that start/end within 3 hours of Sacramento?

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Loop hikes in the Tahoe area
June 21, 11:09am

Re: Re: long Sierra hike suggestions?
Another possibility you might consider is the 100 mile loop I did a couple of years ago. Start from Wishon Reservoir, hike through SNF to the western end of Tehipite Valley (a 3000ft drop into a r...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » long Sierra hike suggestions?
December 14, 10:20am

Re: Ultralight Rain Mitt - Any suggestions?
I spent about 14 hours last weekend in intermittant-to-heavy rain wearing my MLD mitts over a liner glove. After several hours I believe they started to leak through the seams (I'm pretty sure ...

In GEAR » Ultralight Rain Mitt - Any suggestions?
April 24, 1:00pm

Re: Good thread
Mine is Tehipite Dome in Tehipite valley in Kings Canyon National park. The relative isolation of the spot intrigued me, so I'd planned on going there 2 years ago on a loop hike around Sierra ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Your Avatar
April 12, 3:39pm

Lightweight 2 person bug nets
I had been planning to buy one of the MLD 2 person bug tents, but it looks like they won't come on sale until after I've already started by PCT hike. Other than the Golite Lair 2 Nest (a f...

In GEAR » Lightweight 2 person bug nets
March 06, 11:50am

Re: Re: Insulmat Max-Thermo
I just bought the Max Thermo online at REI. We'll see how my hips do on it.

In GEAR » InsulMat Uber Mtn Sleeping Pad
February 27, 6:35am

InsulMat Uber Mtn Sleeping Pad
Has anyone used this pad? I'm a side sleeper with bony hips and am looking for something with more than the 1" provided by the Thermarest Protlite/BMW Torsolite, but without carrying a hu...

In GEAR » InsulMat Uber Mtn Sleeping Pad
February 26, 3:48pm

Re: Re: Quilt/Bag for 2?
If you're staying in warmer climates then Ray Jardine has a quilt kit using synthetic insulation that goes down to 40 degrees (can be increased to 20 by adding insulation). My fiance and I mad...

In GEAR » Quilt/Bag for 2?
February 26, 2:36pm

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