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Hiking with KIDS
Jump to new posts Re: SO doesn't want me going alone with baby anymore by OregonMouse @ Today at 07:48 PM

Please note that the original post is three years old, so it's a bit late to be offering advice to the OP who, I hope, has been able to resolve these issues!
Lite Gear Talk
Jump to new posts Re: light and durable bottle for backpacking by Sandres @ Today at 05:34 PM

I usually use an aluminum thermos. It is quite light and helps to keep the temperature.
Lite Gear Talk
Jump to new posts Re: Compressing sleeping bag by Sandres @ Today at 05:32 PM

If you need to choose a really good sleeping bag then you need to look for articles with reviews of different sleeping bags from professional tourists. I usually find a lot of useful information, full characteristics and an honest opinion on the Inte
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Jump to new posts Re: Beer by Sandres @ Today at 05:24 PM

I don't like beer too much, I prefer gin tonic or whiskey, sometimes light Chilean wines, but I also noticed that the beer has become of a much worse quality. My friend recently first brewed beer by himself. It was very tasty. He was given a birthday
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My wife has a pixie hairstyle. She can't leave the house until she puts her hair down. I liked it better when she had long hair. She usually makes a ponytail or two pigtails. It looks cute and much faster without additional tools, a hair dryer and a
General Discussion
Jump to new posts Re: Palisade EST, Does anybody have or use one? by OregonMouse @ Today at 02:47 PM

The rules are not about you, they are about protecting both the bears (which have to be killed if they discover human food) and protecting other hikers from bears that have discovered the delights (?) of hiker food. If you can't relate to these conc
Backcountry Beginners
Jump to new posts Re: Pack swaying by wandering_daisy @ Yesterday at 10:53 AM

You could sway sideways naturally when you walk. A pack will amplify any natural gait. I see a lot of people walking and viewed from the back, they sway. You may have to learn to walk without swaying. Trekking poles may also help you minimize a n
General Discussion
Jump to new posts Re: The 50 Mile Hike Phenomenon by wandering_daisy @ Yesterday at 10:49 AM

Last week I did a "spring conditioning" 17.5 mile day-hike with 2,000 feet gain in 5 hours and 40 minutes. Went home and walked the dog another 2 miles. Had I been able to keep up that pace for a total of 15 hours (not likely at my age!),
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Jump to new posts Re: one nighter video by OregonMouse @ 04/15/19 01:02 AM

Lovely place. I particularly liked the "ghost" clouds!
Lite Food Talk
Jump to new posts Re: Meals that we like to cook on a hike and when camp by OregonMouse @ 04/13/19 08:24 PM

While fresh veggies are available daily for European hikers (one of my favorite things about hiking in Europe), that is not true in North America. These dishes could be adapted for dehydrated or freeze-dried vegetables. They could be cooked at home
Trip Plans, Reports & Inquiries
Jump to new posts Extremely sleepy and gloomy day on Camino del Nort by walkingnatur @ 04/13/19 05:07 AM

On the Day 11 of our Camino de Santiago del Norte we hiked from the town Laredo in Cantabria to the Noja village. This day started in the camping Laredo where we stopped in yesterday and we were very happy about it. They left us to choose the pitch
Backcountry Gadgets
Jump to new posts Re: anybody tried electric water filter? by Glenn Roberts @ 04/12/19 05:34 PM

What bothers me is that it comes with safety goggles...
Buy & Sell Gear Here!
Jump to new posts Re: Lightheart Gear SoLong 6 for sale by snapper @ 04/12/19 10:57 AM

Thanks for the suggestion. I guess if folks are interested they can PM me through this forum. That's all for now. Take care and until next time...be well. snapper
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