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Re: Re: New Big Sky Soul - double wall freestanding tent...18 ounces
Extremely small volume. Just mocked up the measurements with tape. Don't think i could change hiking clothes in there without seriously pushing on the walls. Also, the small volume combined ...

In GEAR » New Big Sky Soul - double wall freestanding tent...18 ounces
December 04, 9:51pm

Re: Re: How Packs Work
Yea, I used a GoLite Pinnacle for 2,650 miles. Had folding back panel and hipbelt creep. Switched to an MLD Exodus and used a Ridgerest 3/4 length foam pad inside as my sleep pad and frame sheet.....

In Editor's Roundtable » How Packs Work
December 04, 9:22pm

Re: Pics?
The grey tab to the upper right "insert image at curser". Click that and select your photos from your computer under "browse". It takes a minute to upload. The pic will look ...

In Gear Swap » FS: Major closet cleaning: GG, MLD, BPWD, Oookworks, Thermarest
December 03, 7:42pm

@ Jake
Jake, listen to Wagon Wheel by Old Crow Medicine Show right now. This song embodies the true spirit of the AT and the folks along it (though the will argue in the NE). Whiteblaze itself is not to...

In On the Web » is Anti-ultralight
December 01, 3:02pm

Re: Henry Coe
I went out from Coe Headquarters and made a dry stealth camp about 1/2 mile from Cougar Trail above China Gap Saturday night. Sunday AM i went down to China hole and walked along the narrows of th...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Henry Coe Tonight!
November 26, 8:22pm

Re: Re: 5th Annual Bay Area G.G.G. aka GGG 5.0 1/25-27, 2013 Henry W Coe
Money sent. Please Add me to the list! UH.. Matthew Edwards that is. Just got in the door from Henry Coe. Beautiful and quiet there right now. Here are some teaser pictures from this weeken...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 5th Annual Bay Area G.G.G. aka GGG 5.0
November 26, 6:12pm

Henry Coe Tonight!
Boss said we are takin' Monday off! I am totally stoked! Am leaving my pad now for Henry Coe tonight thru Monday night. Probably camp in the vicinity of manzanita point tonight and the...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Henry Coe Tonight!
November 24, 12:08pm

Slave labor
Yes, just buy yet another chinese slave labor made item.. Blissfully unaware and unculpable. Costco, Walmart, Kmart, Apple.. We Are Directly Supporting Slave Labor.

In GEAR » So who else is going to wait and not buy an insulatig jacket this year?
November 23, 9:31pm

Re: FS Black Ideday sale: Apple stuff
Dude! You really like Apple don't you! How did you come by TWO Mac book Airs!!! Must be good to be IDE ('cept for the lack of women part). Cheers Bro

In Gear Swap » FS Black Ideday sale: Apple stuff
November 23, 11:44am

Re: Re Meh
Chunk of undeveloped land in or near the Tularosa mountains of New Mexico... Heck ANYWHERE in New Mexico near the Continental Divide.

In Chaff » Christmas wish list
November 23, 11:41am

All Reader Reviews by a b

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Bear Paw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 (Bug Bivy)
I used the a Bear Paw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 bug bivy every night of my Appalachian Trail thru hike. While there weren't many bugs flying around in mid March when I started, the fully enc...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
July 01, 9:39pm

MLD Patrol Shelter Solo Spectralite Wtih beak
The Mountain Laurel Designs Patrol shelter in translucent green Spectralight (Cuben fiber) is, by far, my favorite single piece of gear after 2180 miles and 98 days on my Appalachian Trail thru hike. ...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 29, 11:30pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
Mountain Laurel Designs has proven to me that durability and light weight can co-exist in the universe. Fittingly, my first introduction to MLD occured on the Pacific Crest Trail when a fellow hiker...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 07, 1:03am

Mountain Laurel Designs Spirit Quilt 30
This is my initial review of the Mountain Laurel Designs Spirit Quilt 30 size regular. Weight as measured 19 ounces. Loft as measured 1 & 3/4 inches. I had found that I used my sleeping bag open ...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
February 07, 12:18am

Mountain Laurel Designs Exodus
It was on the Pacific Crest Trail in Sept of 2009 near the end of my thru hike when I first saw another hiker(Lint) using an MLD Exodus frameless pack. Upon examining the craftsmanship of the pack, an...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 04, 2:21pm