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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 03-13-2013, 09:19 PM
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I'm too heavy, but can't think of anything else to cut

Hello everyone! I'm just getting back into backpacking after being away for 13 years because my wife made the mistake of discretely expressing an interest in the subject. She doesn't know what hit her . Anyways, the whole ultra-light concept is totally new to me and I've been researching with vigor. I've adopted many of these concepts into my planning and it's h NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2013, 02:17 AM
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Backpack: Mountainsmith Maverick 65
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i hear you on the shoe-string budget. there's ways and there are ways. shopping remainders, clearanc NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2013, 11:40 AM
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Backpack: Mariposa Plus / REI Flash 65
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It is good that your wife shares your interest. A 12 day trip is pretty ambit NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2013, 05:50 PM
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To dsuursoo: Thanks much, you've got some good data there. On the stove, I did suggest going with wo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2013, 06:57 PM
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GGervin GGervin is offline
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Backpack: Gregory Shasta, Deuter ACT Lite 65+10
Sleeping Gear: REI ThermoPod +0 mummy, MH 3D +40 mummy
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You have a really interesting trip planned. If I recall the maps correctly, I think that's going th NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-15-2013, 12:23 PM
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on wood/esbit stove, might i recommend:

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