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If NOBO starting in March, how long did you keep it before mailing it home?
I carried a down vest until mid-May.
Down jacket, sent home after Mt Rogers.
Synthetic jacket -- carried it until mid may.
never owned a jacket. do you wear these while hiking? or just at camp?
Montbell EX Light jacket. One of my favorite pieces of gear. Ways little enough that I carry it year round.
Patagonia Nano Puff(synthetic) my favorite jacket ever! I carry it year round! Maddog:)
Montbell down jacket, for in camp, carried all year (some evenings get chilly even in July!)
Odd Man Out
Down Vest - Keep it for all year for a pillow.
When its cold out I wear a rain jacket with a fleese jacket underneath. Find it very warn and I can vent as needed
Synthetic. Montbell Thermawrap. I've had it since 2005 and it's been on every trip with me. It's also my pillow. Definitely one of my most favorite pieces of gear.