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Camp Poles
Thanks for the review Danny. I'll know to avoid those particular poles in the future. Since you guys get these products free, sometimes I wonder if the reviews are slanted, but it has been my...

In Editor's Roundtable » CAMP Xenon 4 Pole Review
November 03, 11:24am

SMD Trekker Field Report
Just wanted to give a brief report of my new SMD Skyscrape Trekker(the sil-nylon version.) I took it on a three day backpack at Pint Reyes National Seashore about 25 miles north of San Francisco. ...

In GEAR » SMD Trekker Field Report
October 31, 2:33pm

100% Merino Wool Sweater for $34
Yesterday I bought a 100% Merino Wool DKNYC sweater at Sam's Club for $34. It resembles the Smartwool Granite Creek Overwash Crew Sweater that REI sells for $100. Comes in black and grey. Tod...

In Gear Deals » 100% Merino Wool Sweater for $34
October 29, 10:19pm

Above the Tree Line Shelter
I agree with Ed Hyatt. The American ultra-lights are not for sustained winds above 30MPH. I am an American and I have a Tarptent Moment and now a Six Moon Designs Trekker. I have camped with the ...

In GEAR » Above the tree line shelter?
October 28, 1:16pm

Dri Ducks
Jeff, like Bryce says, the sizing of DriDucks is strange, so be careful. I am 6'1" and the large size seemed too long and baggy, so this time I bought the medium, although I haven't t...

In GEAR » DriDucks question
October 27, 11:38am

Jeff, I just bought a new set of DriDucks at a "big box" store called Sports Authority here in Sacramento. They came in a black pouch of some kind of lightweight material which said DriD...

In GEAR » DriDucks question
October 27, 8:53am

Jetboil Sol Ti
Thanks to a gould for the weights above. A caution thought on the older black cup if you are BPA sensitive. I received this email on 10/17/2011 from Heather Fernandes, Consumer Relations, JetBoil...

In Editor's Roundtable » Jetboil Sol Ti Premium Cooking System Review
October 20, 9:18am

Jetboil Measuring Cup As Coffee Cup
I recently bought a Jetboil Sol Ti and have noticed that a lot of people on the hiking blogs are not using the measuring cup as a coffee cup. I wonder why. It seems to me that it serves three pu...

In GEAR » Jetboil Measuring Cup As Coffee Cup
October 19, 11:11am

Duct Tape
Dr. Cox had that problem with duct tape too:

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » duct tape rash?
October 15, 6:22pm

Finally Gave In
Alright Will, you got me, I ordered a Sol Ti from the Roseville CA(near Sacramento) REI. They didn't have one in the store. We have three REI's in my area, sort of a Bermuda Triangle of si...

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Integrated Canister Fuel Cooking Systems State of the Market Report 2011: Part 2 – Trends, Stove Ratings, and Selections
October 12, 7:33am

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