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Total weight/distance
I have a 10 year old nephew that I'd like to hike with too, but I'm not sure of his limits. Can you let me know how much Joseph carried and the total distance walked?

In Post-Trip Reports » SUL with baby brother
June 16, 3:41pm

Questions for Lynn on the Cuben quilt
Lynn, These quilts seem very narrow. About the same as the Nunatak Arc Ghost which at 46" wide I found too narrow as a side sleeper. I could manage with the Arc Alpinist, but that is much w...

In GEAR » Cuben sleep system
April 26, 5:51am

You don't need a Polycro ground sheet with a TiGoat bivy
You don't need a Polycro ground sheet with a TiGoat bivy. Its completely unnecessary.

In Gear Lists » Last Minute PCT Gear List
April 23, 12:27am

Tarptent = no good in high wind?
Kari's post mentions poor performance under high wind and Chris Townsend does not address testing under high wind in the article

In GEAR » tarptent in the winter?
April 19, 3:07am

It say Cuben in the title
That's the one. It says Cuben in the title

In GEAR » Do you seam seal Cuben with SilNet or SeamSeal?
April 10, 12:22am

Do you seam seal Cuben with SilNet or SeamSeal?
I have a tarp and pack from MLD I need to seam seal. What are the appropriate products to use SilNet or SeamSeal?

In GEAR » Do you seam seal Cuben with SilNet or SeamSeal?
April 09, 10:27pm

Why are you using a two man tarp with the Serenity?
Why are you using a two man tarp with the Serenity? The one man version would be fine.

In GEAR » Looking for advice... Grace Duo + MLD Serenity for Cascades summer?
April 05, 7:37am

PM Sent
Was interested but realised I can't buy this - sorry.

In Gear Swap » Hennessy Hammock Hyperlite
March 31, 6:31pm

I'll keep the medium
I think I'll keep that one for the moment just in case I'm not happy with the small

In Gear Swap » WTB NeoAir Small
March 23, 4:54am

WTB NeoAir Small
I'm looking for a size small NeoAir. I have a medium but my down bag is loosing some loft in my bivy near the base plus I save 100 grams with the small!

In Gear Swap » WTB NeoAir Small
March 23, 3:28am

All Reader Reviews by Pedro Arvy

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
I am a side sleeper and have used the Prolite 3 and normally a 3/4 length Prolite 4 but find the NeoAir to be far more comfortable. If you blow up the NeoAir on a warm sunny day you will find that ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
September 05, 7:49pm

Titanuium Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Likes - I have the version with the mesh/fabric hood and use the bivy with the mesh over my face 99% of the time. This is much more comfortable and less claustrophobic than momentum fabric over my ...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
September 02, 8:44am

Stephenson 2R
It won’t fall down, it withstands high wind but there are too many usability issues with this tent to make it easy to use. Perhaps 10 years ago these tents were ahead of their time. Now they are n...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
October 22, 4:56pm

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I like the design of this pack but have issues over the quality and durability. On its second use, and with no real loads and no bush whacking, the mesh separated from its elastic on one of the sid...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 22, 12:09am

Feathered Friends Hummingbird, Epic outer
This bag has an Epic outer and a 0.85 inner with 2oz overfill. It weighs about 830 grams. Two of my friends have asked me to recommend bags to them and I have recommended WM Ultralights but someho...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 5:00am

Hilleberg Nallo 3GT 2005
I bought this tent in 2005 for really wet windy weather for 2 above the tree line. Pros: - Massive size for the weight of 2.75kg - Huge vestibule, I have never seen a bigger vestibule on a te...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 08, 4:28pm

Icebreaker Superfine 190
I second the above.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
September 06, 1:48am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
Pros: Lots of loft for the 400 grams of total weight. More than a WM Highlight for instance. Cons: Too narrow. Way too narrow to sleep in for me and I like sleeping bags people normally say are too...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 03, 6:17am