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Gear List The Gear List forum is the place to post your actual backpacking gear list, and to read what others have in their packs. Don't forget to specify weight.


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Old 04-09-2008, 11:08 PM
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I have been preparing for a bp seminar that I am going to give. This has forced me to actually get my gear a little more organized and also make a spread sheet for demonstration purposes. So I thought I would share my list and also seek ways to pare it down even more. It is catered to a normal (for me) 2-4 day trip. I know right off the bat if I took a 40f homemade quilt I could drop about 8 oz (226 gram) right there, but I have not made a qulit yet, hopefully I will in the near future. Also if NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-10-2008, 05:29 AM
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A very impressive weight for all the stuff you're taking! NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-11-2008, 03:21 PM
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I am certain that you put a lot of thought into coming up with a sub 5 pound (or sub 2.27 kilo, if y NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 04-12-2008, 03:01 PM
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hey mugs!

I would be concerned with a bp seminar that did not include long john botto NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-12-2008, 10:34 PM
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Wayback and Cat, I will try to answer and also give insight to the issues and questions raised.
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Old 04-13-2008, 05:46 AM
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Hey Mugs,

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Old 04-13-2008, 09:37 AM
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hey Mugs, great list. Thanks especially for the tarp images. Helps to see how others are managing ba NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-13-2008, 11:39 AM
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Mugs,
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Old 04-13-2008, 12:12 PM
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