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  • Recent Threads

    Just Tom

    Freestanding Tarptent Moment DW

    Thread Starter: Just Tom

    Does anyone know if you could, in a pinch, setup a Tarptent Moment DW directly into "freestanding mode" (obviously using the optional crossing

    Last Post By: tarantolk Today, 01:57 Go to last post

    a few lessons from first backpacking adventure

    Thread Starter: jefals

    1. Don't keep your water filter packed inside your backpack
    2. Speaking of the water filter, I practiced using it at home before I left. But

    Last Post By: jefals Today, 01:52 Go to last post

    Potential Solutions to the BSP issues

    Thread Starter: peakbagger

    Much as folks like to complain about things here is my contribution to alleviating the BSP thru hiker issues during peak periods that could be implemented

    Last Post By: rickb Today, 01:38 Go to last post

    2016 Section Hike of Pinhoti

    Thread Starter: AO2134

    Hey all. I was wondering if anyone wants to join me in section hiking the Pinhoti next year. I know very little about the trail, but very soon I am going

    Last Post By: AO2134 Today, 01:31 Go to last post

    Storing tent stakes

    Thread Starter: skylark

    How do you store your stakes so that they are easy to access, easy to keep track of, and don't puncture your gear in your pack?

    Last Post By: jefals Today, 01:19 Go to last post

    Ultralight tent Comparison

    Thread Starter: Airgirl

    Looking to covert to a lighter tent for 1 person. I am currently looking at Tarptent Rainbow, Six Moon Designs Skyscape Trekker, or Lightheart Gear Solo.

    Last Post By: Vegan Packer Today, 01:16 Go to last post