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My PDF Gear ListPecos Wilderness Late May 2015

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Re: Best trekking poles for CDT thru hike
I have both the Locus Gear and the Black Diamond UL Distance poles. The Lotus Gear's are slightly stiffer, but my version of the BD is older and I think the new ones are stiffer. I really lik...

In GEAR » Best trekking poles for CDT thru hike
March 20, 7:43pm

Re: Re: Finally need to buy a water filter, have REI dividend, what to get?
Barry is right the First Need is the only one that will help with tannin and perhaps pesticides etc. Depending on how nasty of a place you are going it might be worth the weight and cost. For the...

In GEAR » Finally need to buy a water filter, have REI dividend, what to get?
March 20, 6:42pm

Re: Wind River area?
Wind River is absolutely amazing. I have been there twice, once in 2012 and again last year. In 2012 I did a loop out of Green River going into Titcomb Basin and over Knapsack Col. This past yea...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Trip suggestions for mid August
March 20, 4:02am

Re: own these
There are actually more choices now that I ever remember before. I am sure there are more but here are the ones I know of: Manufacturer Model Weight (oz) Cost (USD) Z-Packs Challenger Rain Mit...

In GEAR » North Face Rain Mitts
March 19, 11:23pm

Re: Dividing gear with significant other
I have a gearlist in my profile for an upcoming trip with my wife that shows how we plan to split up the gear. If in doubt (and you want her to stay your girlfriend) you carry it and be the sherpa...

In GEAR » Dividing gear with significant other
March 19, 8:50pm

Re: Western Mountaineering Caribou Alternatives
This may be stating the obvious but look at the WM Megalight. It is the same girth (the Summerlite is narrower) and is 3oz heavier, but it is rated to 30* vs. 35*. It is pricier too, but there is...

In GEAR » Western Mountaineering Caribou Alternatives
March 19, 8:30pm

Re: Re: Re: considering a windshirt...
"So a windshirt would be useful in this situation: exposed+wind=i'm cold but not in: exposed+sun=i'm burning to a crisp (and not cold)?" Yes, though it can be used some in t...

In GEAR » Softshell as Windshirt substitute
March 19, 8:19pm

Windshell
In my experience a windshell is much more durable than a rain shell. First off on a windshell I am not worried about the DWR wearing off because unlike some folks, I don’t wear a windshell in th...

In GEAR » Softshell as Windshirt substitute
March 19, 6:15pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Old ideas
The Trail Designs Caldera Cone is a great stove system, but can get pricy if you are looking at the Ti version that can cook with wood. I have used the Aluminum system exclusivly since 2008 except...

In Gear Lists » SirTonka's 2015 PCT Gear List
March 18, 6:53pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Old ideas
"If my total pack weight is 40lbs versus 25lbs, really I don't know how much of a difference it will make, you still have to hike a marathon every day!" 40lbs to 25lbs will make a ...

In Gear Lists » SirTonka's 2015 PCT Gear List
March 17, 9:18pm

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