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  1. I agree with that for a night or two, but if...

    I agree with that for a night or two, but if you're out for several days it's a different story. The sweat can affect the insulating ability of the quilt/bag. Two sweaty nights followed by a third...
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    Fair enough. But I'm a reasonably experienced...

    Fair enough. But I'm a reasonably experienced backpacker after thirty years of it and still need things from the outfit by the trailhead from time to time.
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    Has anybody contacted Outdoor Trails with the...

    Has anybody contacted Outdoor Trails with the info? They'd be an obvious stop for her if she needs any gear.
  4. Couldn't you inflate the bag by mouth to test? ...

    Couldn't you inflate the bag by mouth to test? To be clear - I haven't tried this and don't have a bag handy at my desk to give it a shot at the moment. Just thinking aloud.
  5. Funny story - I didn't know until just now that...

    Funny story - I didn't know until just now that it -really- was real. I was just making a lousy joke about Scotty revealing it to us in 1986 so it was (sort of) already invented.
  6. I thought they did that already?

    I thought they did that already?
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    Did Walter forget that the bulk of his hiking...

    Did Walter forget that the bulk of his hiking isn't actually on the AT?
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    You don't?

    You don't?
  9. Here you go...

    Here you go...
  10. Who is 'fit' to use it? Who decides?

    Who is 'fit' to use it? Who decides?
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    The sky is falling!

    The sky is falling!
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    Not even lady fingers?

    Not even lady fingers?
  13. Today I learned that the crotch pot was a real...

    Today I learned that the crotch pot was a real product. All these years I thought it was nothing but an April Fool's joke on their website!
  14. Here's a USA Today article about the incident:...

    Here's a USA Today article about the incident:
    https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2021/04/07/native-american-rock-carvings-vandalized-georgias-track-rock-gap/7120367002/

    I got a bit...
  15. What pot are you using in the photo above with...

    What pot are you using in the photo above with three silicone cups?
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    Since it's a supported attempt, I don't see where...

    Since it's a supported attempt, I don't see where it matters. Just a continuous clock from first step to the finish.
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    He's got some real mental toughness to find his...

    He's got some real mental toughness to find his limit, then keep going back for more.
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    At least in that case, the word 'possum' is...

    At least in that case, the word 'possum' is always used together with down. Every effort was made to avoid confusion.
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    The butane itself won't, no.

    The butane itself won't, no.
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    Okay... That the innermost layer is...

    Okay...

    That the innermost layer is occasionally referred to as 'down fiber', etc doesn't make it remotely the same as 'down' in the context of any conversation that you'd have about insulation. ...
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    'Technically it is down'? What??

    'Technically it is down'? What??
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    No. He was out of line, but that doesn't make...

    No.
    He was out of line, but that doesn't make your response in any way appropriate.
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    Exactly. Self supported implies that you're...

    Exactly. Self supported implies that you're never stepping foot in a vehicle or otherwise receiving support. Anything beyond that qualifies as supported, whether it's simply meeting you at the...
  24. Maybe there's just a ton of variation from one...

    Maybe there's just a ton of variation from one unit to the next. I carried a Mini on one week long trip years ago and it took forever to filter a bottle at a time. I never used it again afterwards....
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    I clicked the link and nothing came up on...

    I clicked the link and nothing came up on Facebook. Took me a minute to realize that's the Facebook group I was unceremoniously banned from years ago when I suggested that the admins might make a...
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