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Re: CCF Pads; Coming Soon
Two for me.

In Gear Deals » CCF Pads; Coming Soon
July 31, 10:04pm

Re: FS for me.
I never have 40lb of gear inside my tent. If my pack is 40lb, more than half of it would be food and water and they would be outside. It wouldn't take a 40mph gust to move my FS tent if I wer...

In GEAR » Free-standing vs. Non-Free-standing Tents (both opinions wanted)
July 31, 10:36am

Re: Free-standing vs. Non-Free-standing Tents (both opinions wanted)
I use both and it's really not as problematic as you seem to think and, for me, "stake-ability" of the destination is rarely a criteria in deciding which tent to take. I backpack i...

In GEAR » Free-standing vs. Non-Free-standing Tents (both opinions wanted)
July 29, 8:54pm

Re: Will make those adjustments
>> Can I also take off the beanie's and gloves? You won't need them below the rim but freezing temps are a very real possibility on the North Rim. Average lows for September is 39,...

In Gear Lists » Help with wife's gear.
July 25, 2:04pm

Re: Re: Re: Help with wife's gear.
Just had a quick glance at both of your lists and a couple of things I saw right off. I understand that you want the puffy insulation for that last night on the rim (I assume you can't wait ...

In Gear Lists » Help with wife's gear.
July 25, 6:55am

Re: Help with wife's gear.
Chiming in a little late. I'm a woman and I've done about a dozen hikes in the Canyon, half in the fall (Oct/Nov) and the other half in spring (April). When exactly in October is your perm...

In Gear Lists » Help with wife's gear.
July 24, 9:31pm

Re: Draining trail runners
My LaSportiva Wildcats drain well and dry faster than my Montrail Masochists. I originally bought them to hike the Subway at Zion; ten miles mostly in the water in "cool" (but dry) weath...

In GEAR » Draining trail runners
July 14, 4:24pm

Re: Pack
>> It's ridiculous keeping up with his growth. I have trouble keeping up with mine, period. My 13 year-old is only slightly taller but about the same weight. He's pretty well ou...

In GEAR » Youth Packs Revisited
July 12, 3:47pm

Re: nano puff
My 2 cents for high-altitude areas in summer where it "can get down to freezing." My experience is that the coldest temps happen early in the morning, just before sunrise, when I'm *...

In GEAR » Nano Puff or FA Serrano?
July 12, 2:52pm

Re: tarps in high sierra
Above the tree line in itself won't be a problem if you have trekking poles. I use a tarp in the Grand Canyon and rarely can use stakes. I've always been successful setting with rocks. I ...

In GEAR » tarps in high sierra
July 09, 10:22am

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