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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 08-05-2012, 06:35 PM
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My First Gear List

I am somewhat new to backpacking, However I have been in the Army for 12 years (Infantry). I started backpacking for something that me and my 2 boys could enjoy together. Here is my pack setup. Note that the sleep system is tailored for the weather. My pack weighed in at 70lbs with food and water. This is much lighter than what I am used to carrying. Im not concerned about being ultralight as I am used to such loads, so no flaming me about the weight. I didn't add clothes and food to my list as NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 08-05-2012, 06:43 PM
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Backpack: Mountainsmith Maverick 65
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i'm no lightweighter either.

11 liters of water tho, is pretty thorough. i think most o NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-05-2012, 06:50 PM
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Yeah, The sleep system is the next to go. I will most likely get an underquilt and an overquilt setu NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 08-05-2012, 07:09 PM
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fair enough. two spare magazines might be overkill tho.

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Old 08-05-2012, 07:30 PM
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I've had my Dragonfly for 12 Years. It has never failed me. I love the dual flame adjustment.
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Old 08-05-2012, 07:49 PM
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Old 08-06-2012, 11:15 AM
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Backpack: Granite Gear Vapor Trail
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Hike your own hike- if you're comfortable with that weight, great. You don't mention the duration of NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-06-2012, 12:59 PM
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As far as 11L I did mention that the 6L is packed in empty. I have 2 boys. My youngest shares some w NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 08-06-2012, 01:42 PM
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Old 08-06-2012, 05:48 PM
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Thanks for sharing your gear list, pxranger.

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