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Article on bag-to-quilt conversion
Seek ye, and ye shall find..

In Make Your Own Gear » Golite Ultra 20 Hack Job
January 06, 10:25am

Your Type is INTP

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » A Real Personality Profile of a Lighweight Backpacker (instead of demographic sketch)
January 05, 11:31pm

Leather work gloves
Great for fearless fist jams. Never used athletic tape, but I bet this is quicker and less overhead, if not quite as good. Only tried it a few times but what a difference. My gloves are undersized ...

In Winter Hiking » Leather work gloves while skiing?
January 05, 3:46pm

Sierra Snow in September
Is is just me, or do they never forecast the first snows of season correctly in the Eastern Sierra? Last two years it got me. Us.

In Post-Trip Reports » jmt half trip late season
January 05, 10:51am

PS I Love you..
I have a couple ps shirts, which I do love. 10 oz so not really light at all. This particular ps is pretty warm, maybe too much so! If I had ps pants, they'd need big vents and be worn full tim...

In Make Your Own Gear » Winter soft shell pants material
January 04, 9:41pm

That's the original
Thanks! I was searching all over those little project sites like etsy and make.. definitely a time sink. L I N K to the awesome Ed Speers hammock site A good modification might be to use ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing Machine Thread Cone Holder
January 04, 6:29pm

Maybe this is referring to durability? Or else airflow... The perforated stand can wrap the burner for packing protection, nice. I was struck by the absorbency of the zirconium, 1 gram absorb...

In Make Your Own Gear » a stove, in manner of simpleness
January 04, 2:49pm

Sold to Craig
Ok then.. The item is sold and sent to Craig. Thanks for the quick payment and extra to cover shipping! A pleasure.

In Gear Deals » Marmot Ion 20$+ship SAC til 4:40 PM Jan 2
January 04, 2:34pm

Sewing Machine Thread Cone Holder
Saw this DIY thread spindle on the Ed Speers Hammock DIY page (thanks Mark!) and it handles the 6000 yards Thru-hiker thread cones beautifully. Just did it today finally. Fantastic idea, and qui...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing Machine Thread Cone Holder
January 04, 1:39pm

referral link
Hm, you know, I checked into it and it's mostly just Deal sites. They don't want people doing it because they don't want to start seeing "trolls" post links to sucker people i...

In Gear Deals » The Patagonia Houdini is back, and on sale!
January 04, 12:07pm

All Reader Reviews by Paul Tree

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Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I have a later version with leg zips. When hiking steep uphills, these pants are a real handicap because they try to keep you from lifting your knee. Made my summit twice as hard to keep fighting that...

In Clothing - Raingear
November 02, 10:24am

OR Verglas Gaiters (mens)
You rate them without ever having used them? That is beyond belief. Quote: "I give these a 4, without using them outside at all, so be aware they may be a 5 for a particular use." Or,...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
November 11, 1:31pm

GU Energy Gel
They do work, better than PowerGel. Faster than food. Works fine at low temps. I don't mind the taste or texture. I've gone snowboarding all day with no other food than 5 GU packets. Cons:...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
October 17, 4:10pm

Jocalat bars (by Larabar) Chocolate
These things are awesome. 240 calories and very small and uber healthy. They had them at Trader Joe's.

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
October 17, 4:02pm