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    We always have debates about how cold it got at night on hikes here and i want to get some sort of thermometer that will tell me lows but is also light enough and small enough to carry any ideas?

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    they make thermoms the with keyrings attached 1"x2" attaches to any zipper pull

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    Mine has the compass as well. I rarely use a compass hiking as I tend to not get lost, so it's fine for me.
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    4 in 1 watch with one of the features as a thermometer. No extra gear required to carry either.

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    yeah we all got the little ones with the compasses on our packs but want one that records low and i guess high temp not just the current temp
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    Probably want something like this inexpensive Timex TX5020 LCD Electronic Indoor and Outdoor Thermometer.

    http://www.amazon.com/Timex-TX5020-E.../dp/B000YPMHDO

    I've seen similar thermometers at Target and Walmart, usually in the hardware section.
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    Walmart. in the garden center area - records high low and yank the window suction cup and its UL


    http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=...M=BIFD#x0y1777
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    Quote Originally Posted by paistes5 View Post
    4 in 1 watch with one of the features as a thermometer. No extra gear required to carry either.
    Except you can't wear it if you want the correct temperature.

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    Quote Originally Posted by paistes5 View Post
    4 in 1 watch with one of the features as a thermometer. No extra gear required to carry either.
    I had watch like that, but you had to take it off to get an accurate temperature reading as body heat raised the reading about 10 degrees.
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    Yes, you have to have the watch off for 10 to 15 minutes to get an accurate temp.

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