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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 09-03-2011, 02:52 PM
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Beginner Gear List -- Long

I'm just reentering the backpacking world after a 35 or 40 year absence. The following gear list is a start on a 3-season list to cover 5 days in moderate climates - say nights in the 30s.

In the list, the sections noted as ‘planned’ show where my thinking is currently focused. The stuff shown as ‘own it’ I’m pretty comfortable with. As you can see from the list I like my comfort but I am working at leaving my insecurities at home rather than on my back.

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Old 09-04-2011, 11:45 PM
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Jim,
Nice list. A few thoughts . . .
* 3 bandanas AND MSR towel?
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Wayback,

Thanks for the comments...

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Old 10-11-2011, 08:15 AM
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djtrekker, thanks for the comments.

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Welcome.

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