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  • Recent Threads


    storing gear

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I know about not storing insulated stuff stuffed tight. But what about tents, pads? My hiking clothes share a drawer with my cycling clothes. Not sure

    Last Post By: 4eyedbuzzard Today, 14:10 Go to last post

    Sleeping bags on the AT

    Thread Starter: mksapp

    I have done a lot of research over the last few months and I am not impressed with most of the bags out there. I currently have a synthetic Mountain Hardwear

    Last Post By: 4eyedbuzzard Today, 14:01 Go to last post

    Section Hike as series of out and backs...double counting?

    Thread Starter: Kaptainkriz

    So, if each time I do a hike/section, I park in a lot, hike somewhere, and return, and do the whole trail this way, I will actually have hiked the whole

    Last Post By: tdoczi Today, 13:52 Go to last post

    Lightheart gear solong6 in light snow?

    Thread Starter: saltysack

    I realize it's not a 4 season shelter but giving its what I currently use I'm curious if anyone has used it in any light snow fall? I've used it on plenty

    Last Post By: Venchka Today, 13:50 Go to last post

    Rain gear choice discussion

    Thread Starter: mksapp

    Im thinking about using The Packa along with Zpacks Challenger Rain pants.... possibly the Zpacks Challenger Rain Gaiters for my thru hike. What rain

    Last Post By: Hikes in Rain Today, 13:49 Go to last post

    Freezer bag cooking

    Thread Starter: coyote9

    I just got home from a backpacking trip the day before Thanksgiving with a large group. Several people where using the freezerbag cooking method which

    Last Post By: 4eyedbuzzard Today, 13:37 Go to last post