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Pack Weight
Wow, I had no idea how clueless I was regarding gear optimization. Once I got my WM high lite bag I thought I was doing pretty good but apparently not! I did buy a cheap bathroom scale to measure g...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 07, 11:12am

JMT pack weight
Mark, Regarding fitness and preparation, I think I started getting in shape around late Jan/early Feb. I initially did not give the JMT record attempt much thought because I felt I did not have ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 07, 3:44am

Nutrition and pack weight
Tom and Mark, I'm going to reevaluate Perpetuem. I'm using a GoLite Jam pack and tried using Perpetuem with bottles in the side compartments. I found that my arms would hit the bottles when...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 06, 1:48am

JMT summit vs. portal
Everything I ever want to say concerning this issue is at the beginning of the thread, but I just want to reiterate some things. I'm totally cool with there being something called "support...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 06, 1:05am

Failed JMT record attempt TR
Here’s my trip report for the short unsupported JMT record attempt. Problems began before I even started hiking. Although I spent considerable time planning the hike I spent no time planning a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 06, 12:55am

JMT speed record attempt
Mark--sorry to hear about the cramps, but if they were going to strike I guess it's better sooner than later (at least that's how I felt about my meltdown). A lot of good posts. I'll...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 05, 12:24pm

JMT Mega Bonk
Thanks for everyone's input. What's really frustrating about my 'bonk' or whatever it was is that I had no problems on my recon hikes. My 4 recon hikes generally consisted of a ~...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 04, 5:21pm

JMT Mega Bonk
This post describes my presumed mega-bonk during the recent JMT record attempt. I’ll try to get the (short) trip report up tomorrow. Again, I would greatly appreciate any advice from the communit...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 03, 11:09pm

JMT Unsupported record attempt
Just a quick note for now. I want to get this out ASAP. I, uh...failed. I bonked hard core on the first day and couldn't recover. I will post the details of the fiasco soon. I would very much a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 03, 9:13pm

JMT Unsupported Attempt
Art, I didn't mean to overwhelm you with my response. I just wanted to state my thoughts on the matter to the community once and for all and be done with it. It's funny, when I first enc...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
July 24, 10:33am

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