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All Forum Posts by Klas Eklof

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SHR ?'s
Joel, Above I recommended that, based on your pace and schedule, you could hike out over Bishop Pass for your first resupply. It just occurred to me that when returning to route from this detou...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » SHR ?'s and your thoughts.
November 28, 3:32pm

SHR ?'s
Hi Joel, I have thru-hiked the route solo, and repeated many sections on shorter trips with friends. A GPS is completely unnecessary. All you need is good map reading skills and adequate prep...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » SHR ?'s and your thoughts.
November 20, 4:17pm

mosquitos will be the only problem?
Hey Aaron, I was up in Tuolumne this past weekend, and the bugs were very bad. But if mosquitos are your only problem... you will be doing great. Good Luck!

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » TRT No. 2
July 27, 7:04pm

sf pt. reyes
Yes Amy! Great trip and report. A small recommendation about the route: rather than climbing Oat Hill (which I enjoy), I would follow the Kent Lake Pump Road downstream, then hike up the valley t...

In Post-Trip Reports » San Francisco to Point Reyes Loop, 5 days, May2010
July 21, 3:25pm

depends
depends on descender device, here is a snip from Petzl:

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Twin rope uses
July 21, 3:06pm

Re: tent technique in snow (Shasta)
I was just there. No rocks available for anchors. Yes 100% snow cover. Snow at Lake Helen was "ice cream" as Bob suggested. It might be hard in the morning but if the sun gets on it...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » tent technique in snow (Shasta)
June 21, 3:09pm

ALL SOLD
Thanks, - k

In Gear Swap » FS: GG Pack / Mont-bell Jackets / GoLite Tarp
May 26, 2:56pm

FS: GG Pack / Mont-bell Jackets / GoLite Tarp
Just updated the main post with the latest info. The two guys interested in the pack have gone silent. So... it's still available and you are lucky! Also, I've gone to a new new supe...

In Gear Swap » FS: GG Pack / Mont-bell Jackets / GoLite Tarp
May 25, 7:17pm

Skiing the John Muir Trail
Kevin, great report! Thanks so much for sharing all the details.

In Editor's Roundtable » Skiing the John Muir Trail
May 25, 6:45pm

FS: GG Pack / Mont-bell Jackets / GoLite Tarp
Ok here's an update. The pack is going to Nick if he wants it. Pat you are #2. The parka has a long list of serious dudes. The jacket. The jacket. No one? No one at all? Come on guys...

In Gear Swap » FS: GG Pack / Mont-bell Jackets / GoLite Tarp
May 24, 8:23pm

All Reader Reviews by Klas Eklof

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Nunatak Arc Edge
I hike and climb in the High Sierra and around Tahoe. In 2007 I bought my first quilt, a Specialist, and I was hooked. After some cold early-winter nights in the teens, I realized I could survive with...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 02, 10:59pm