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    needlefish

    frameless packs

    Thread Starter: needlefish

    who's carrying one? which one? what's your base weight? by replacing my current shelter, a sierra design flashlight2 and my current pack, a granite gear

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    madfarmer

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    Thread Starter: madfarmer

    Greetings,

    I lead a large group of young folks on a 4 day, 3 night backpack trip every February. Typically, we do 30 mile sections of the

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    KnightErrant

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    Thread Starter: KnightErrant

    Hi folks,

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    Mike Goodman

    stop the dancing banana?

    Thread Starter: Mike Goodman

    please, or eliminate it

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    saltysack

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    Thread Starter: saltysack

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    KKORO

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    Thread Starter: KKORO

    Hi all, Not new here, but this is my first post. I've taken the advice from many and have gathered most of the gear I'll need for backpacking.

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