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Old 09-22-2013, 07:23 PM
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Backpack: GoLite Pinnacle
Sleeping Gear: Moonstone Lucid 800 w/Neo Air pad
Shelter: Tarptent Sublite Tyvek & Tarptent Double Rainbow
 
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I've had a couple bad experiences with leaking water bladders and only use bottles myself. I do put hydration bladders in my grandkids' packs because they won't drink enough from a bottle but the novelty of having that giant straw causes them to imbibe more. I regularly check the shut off valves and seals on the openings on their hydration bladders to hold off any leaks. Their sleeping bags go in waterproof sacks.
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