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    RSTBR new reflective stretch pocket mesh

    Thread Starter: litetrek

    Has anyone seen or tried ripstop by the roll's new reflective pocket mesh material. The only helpful info RSBTR posts is the weight 7.1 oz per square

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    To filter or not to filter

    Thread Starter: Ethan McNary

    I understand there is a sizable group in the ultralight community that does not filter or treat their water before drinking it.
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    Advise for "older" hikers

    Thread Starter: SierraHotel

    Anyone here have done the AT over 65 years old? I suspect the challenges are somewhat different than the younger crowd. Could use some advise. Hoping/planning

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    Current (2021) bivy options on the market

    Thread Starter: CalebJ

    For a few years, I've been pleased with the TiGoat Ptarmigan bivy. Recently a couple of people have asked for recommendations, and I no longer know what's

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    ULA Circuit X Reviews

    Thread Starter: Coffee

    Iím interesting in reviews of the new Circuit X that ULA is now selling for $349. They use various types/weights of xpak materials. Since the packs are

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    Ribble Trail around Bland

    Thread Starter: 10-K

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