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2010 GoLite Peak
Golite is using recycled products for all of their packs for 2010, including the Jam, Pinnacle, and Peak. Because of that, the fabric has gone up slightly in weight and I am not clear at this poin...

In GEAR » 2010 GoLite Peak
September 04, 8:29am

New Valandre Site
Charlie - should you wish to lend me a Shocking Blue I will do some objective testing for everyone. I promise to be completely unbiased. Of course, you will need to lend me your Nallo 2 as well. ...

In Gear Deals » New Valandre site
September 03, 8:52pm

Frameless Pack Limits
"For me, the key elements are (1) a tight vertical column of gear (I prefer the rolled pad method), (2) wide, thinly padded (thinlight) shoulder straps--at least as wide as GG straps and (3) a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Frameless Pack Limits
September 03, 6:07pm

MontBell Sleeping Bags
Ditto to what Paul said. I had a similar experience and found for the additional weight, the #2 is noticeably warmer - higher loft, draft collar, etc.

In GEAR » MontBell Sleeping Bags
September 03, 10:35am

Taking a knife to a Granite Gear Ozone
I am amazed at what you have been able to do! A close to 2 lb fully framed pack capable of heavier weights. Very nice.

In GEAR » Taking a knife to a Granite Gear Ozone
September 03, 8:55am

MSR Carbon Reflex 2
Dan, step away from the knife....

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » MSR Carbon Reflex 2
September 02, 10:15pm

I get shelter, she gets microwave
"David, why is that lame? Are we lame because we don't drink booze? Should he have a PBR cracked open? He like his imported Mexican Coke (classic sugar version) in glass bottles. And th...

In Chaff » I get shelter, she gets microwave.
September 02, 2:39pm

Semi-UL backpack suggestion
The Granite Gear Ozone would be my choice. It weighs 3 lbs but will carry up to 40 without collapsing, unlike the Exos, which bails at 30.

In GEAR » Semi-UL backpack suggestion
September 02, 1:18pm

Taking a knife to a Granite Gear Ozone
Has anyone ever taken a knife to a Granite Gear Ozone to reduce weight but keep most of the functionality in? I am curious what steps were taken and what the final weight tally was....

In GEAR » Taking a knife to a Granite Gear Ozone
September 02, 10:39am

Petras, Franco, and Louis- PCT hike
"But of course the Contrail IS still the best of all for the moment...." Great to hear from you; I like reading into things you post. Shouldn't moment be capitalized.....;)

In Post-Trip Reports » Petras, Franco, and Louis- PCT hike
September 02, 7:49am

All Reader Reviews by Dave U

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Lightweight Backpacking and Camping by Ryan Jordan et al.

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:10pm

Ronald Turnbull The Book of the Bivvy. Cicerone: UK 2nd. ed. 2007

In Books and Media
August 27, 1:06pm

Integral Designs eVent Overbag

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
March 13, 11:26pm

GoLite Jam2

In Backpacks - Frameless
March 13, 11:22pm


In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:20pm

Mountain Laurel Designs

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 13, 11:17pm

Integral Designs Event Unishelter

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
November 06, 10:23pm

Integral Design Hot Socks

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
November 06, 10:16pm

Integral Designs Pertex Windshirt

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
November 05, 8:16am

C and C Outdoors
Tough company to deal with. Most of their stock they drop ship direct from the manufacturer so although you may see something and put it in your cart and order it, it will not be currently available....

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 18, 10:01am