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The Future of Insulation?
It's frozen smoke. It's durable, supporting over 4000 times its own weight. It's the lightest solid in existence. It's also the best insulator known to man. http://iwastesomuchti...

In GEAR » The Future of Insulation?
March 23, 6:54pm

Favorite Place to Backpack?
I'd like to plan a 3-5 day trip in the beginning of April. I live in Wisconsin, somewhere within ~500 miles would be nice. Snow free/very little snow areas are a must, warm temps are preferred....

In Pre-Trip Planning » Favorite Place to Backpack?
March 12, 5:31pm

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Thanks Travis. What stakes would you recommend? I called the ranger at the porkies, she said they'll have around 18 inches of snow. Should I bring MSR groundhogs, which I hear work in packed sn...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Spring Snow
March 12, 6:24am

Spring Snow
What would be the best way to set up camp in around 18 inches of stiff, compacted snow? Do I use snow stakes or dig to ground level? Will the ground be any warmer than the snow? How would I further...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Spring Snow
March 11, 9:25pm

Who has gear they don't want???
If anyone has any gear that's just taking up space, I'd be happy to take it off your hands. I'm planning a trip for a school project with some first timers, who don't want to spend ...

In Gear Swap » Who has gear they don't want???
March 11, 8:41am

Re: Knives
It all depends on your capability/weight ratio. If you want a light knife for minor utilities, I'd say the Victorinox Cadet. If you need something for food prep, maybe some wittling for making ...

In GEAR » Knives
March 11, 8:32am

Half Pyramid
Thanks for the input, everyone. I used a different half pyramid pitch method, this is how it turned out.

In GEAR » Favorite Tarp Pitch?
March 10, 6:18pm

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Are you looking to buy gear or asking solely for donations?

In Gear Swap » Need junk for church youth trip
March 07, 9:46am

Buying Process
I usually first realize that I need an item, then buy the best version of that item that I can afford. I generally don't buy any other item in that category. The exceptions are: 1. The redun...

In Philosophy & Technique » What are your guidelines for buying gear?
March 05, 10:22am

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The GSI cookset includes a spork and a pot gripper. I do have a map and a GPS, forgot to add that. I guess I probably should add a wind screen.

In Gear Lists » Feedback on my Gear?
March 04, 1:56pm

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