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    Zpacks arc management

    Thread Starter: steady123

    Just received a Zpacks arc haul backpack. During a hike do you release the arc tension straps at night or during a zero or only during long term storage?

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    Volunteer Naturalist Program

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    So, I enrolled in a course thru Ohio State University and the Licking County Parks District and Soil and Water Conservation to become a volunteer naturalist.

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    Flower Lake from Onion Valley

    Thread Starter: chknfngrs

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    Thread Starter: blw2

    I thought this stuff looked interesting.... He gets into an altruistic philosophical thing about foreign aid and such... but no matter which side of that

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