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Re: Burning ends of things
Just stop playing with fire and get out and hike! :D

In GEAR » Burning ends of things
November 29, 1:31pm

Re: Winter footwear
I think the Steger Camuks would be the best option. They claim to be waterproof below freezing. I'm not sure how true that is though. Wear a VBL sock, such as turkey oven bag or thin neoprene s...

In GEAR » Winter footwear
November 29, 11:31am

Re: Gloves
I'd wear wool glove liners in those conditions.

In GEAR » Gloves
November 29, 11:14am

Re: 'Caught In A Storm, Near-Hypothermic, A Piece Of Gear Saved My Life'
Whatever it was he used to initiate "a rescue with GPS coordinates" probably helped more than the headlamp. ;)

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » 'Caught In A Storm, Near-Hypothermic, A Piece Of Gear Saved My Life'
November 29, 9:52am

Re: Ground cover for use with Duomid in winter conditions
Your setup sounds fine to me.

In Winter Hiking » Ground cover for use with Duomid in winter conditions
November 29, 9:45am

Re: GLOVES OR MITTS FOR SNOWSHOEING ETC...
Paul's info above is excellent. I use a similar approach, although I've tried different approaches over the past 20 years of playing in the snow. It's funny how I went back to the one I...

In GEAR » GLOVES OR MITTS FOR SNOWSHOEING ETC...
November 22, 10:45am

Re: Cell phones
"I'll begin by saying that I am worried to death about the current crop of young cell-phone users. They have an attachment to their cell phones akin to newly-born babies attached to their ...

In GEAR » Serious problems with cell phone 911 call locations
November 22, 7:55am

Re: My Gear List: Advice?
Here's what I would change if it were my list. drop: stove: cook on small fire? = 0 oz Sawyer or SteriPen Camelback all extra clothing except 1 pair of sleeping socks replace: mug: u...

In Gear Lists » My Gear List: Advice?
November 20, 12:01am

Re: Lightweight warm socks
Wigwam Ice Socks: http://shop.wigwam.com/p-2399-wigwam-the-ice-sock.aspx

In GEAR » Lightweight warm socks
November 14, 9:25am

Re: Re: Re: Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 vs TT Stratospire 2
I don't think most tents need a groundcloth, but I camp on forest duff or snow. If camping on rock or thorns, I'd probably use one--polycro or window film.

In GEAR » Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 vs TT Stratospire 2
November 12, 3:20pm

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