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Jump to new posts Propane butane mix fuel. by SJS @ Yesterday at 09:00 PM

I have an old Primus stove that uses Primus propane/butane mix gas but my local stores only carry Coleman butane/propane mix cartridges. I could order Primus cartridges on Amazon but the price is more than double. The directions say only to use Pri
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Jump to new posts Re: Hot Weather Pants by Rick_D @ Yesterday at 05:26 PM

Something like these ExOfficio bug repellent pants will do the trick. Cheers,
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Jump to new posts Re: Finding a group by waywardwhale @ Yesterday at 03:45 PM

Hey guys! thanks for your input. I'm going down your suggested channels. For anyone else who lands here, if your live in or have lived in the area of Asheville, NC. I'd like any suggestions for good trails for a 1 night trip. Thanks again!
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Jump to new posts Re: A "work around" for sawyer flushing syringe by 4evrplan @ Yesterday at 02:21 PM

Glad to help! I think I should say, this was not my original idea. Re-reading my post, it kinda sounds like that, but I did not mean to imply I came up with it on my own; I just meant it's the solution I adopted. Enjoy.
General Discussion
Jump to new posts Re: Rae Lakes Loop - SEKI - ettiquette by balzaccom @ 07/01/20 11:25 PM

It's not cheating. There many routes in the Sierra, and many destinations. There are only a few (Donahue Pass SOBO from Yosemite, Whitney zone) where a permit from one authority isn't good in another jurisdiction. For example, I tried getting a pe
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Jump to new posts Re: Condescending by Bill Kennedy @ 07/01/20 05:55 AM

I emailed this to a friend, under the subject heading of "self improvement." Her response was, "For my part, I plan to stop using my vocabulary as a cudgel."
Almost Over the Hill
Jump to new posts Backpacking Buddy by rerun @ 06/30/20 02:29 PM

Looking for a senior hiker to backpack with in the SE. As the word senior indicates I am not talking major miles but I'm not taking car camping either. Any person (s) interested, please let me know. Thanks
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Jump to new posts Re: Second thoughts about freezer-bag meal prep? by aimless @ 06/29/20 09:34 PM

Side of beef? You call that real man food? It doesn't even have hair on it!
Mountaineering / Climbing
Jump to new posts Re: Yosemite, Camp 4 by Jimshaw @ 06/29/20 08:30 PM

I see I started this post 17 years ago. Now Im 71 and I have an 83 year old friend Hells Angels friend who IS THE ACTUAL SCOTT from the book about camp 4. He was the one with the (stolen) Triumph from Berkely who the rangers chased up and down the va
Backcountry Gadgets
Jump to new posts Re: anybody tried electric water filter? by Jimshaw @ 06/29/20 08:22 PM

I always wear safety goggles. Anyway I was thinking of those times when the mosquito density close to water is too high to squat and pump. How bout just set it in the water, turn it on and run, come back later it shuts off automatically??? Jim
General Discussion
Jump to new posts Re: Best Socks? by tramp @ 06/29/20 07:41 PM

I use VO2FX merino wool compression stockings. All the time. Used to have issues with calf cramps but no more.
General Discussion
Jump to new posts Re: Tent Footprints Necessary? by SJS @ 06/28/20 07:41 AM

Thank you guys, I appreciate the help.
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Jump to new posts 8 best one-day hikes to do in Dolomites, Italy by walkingnatur @ 06/27/20 03:21 PM

8 best one-day hikes to do in Dolomites - Exploring different valleys Watch the full video here: In this post we are excited to share with you top 8 most beautiful one-day hikes that you can do in Dolomites and this way
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Jump to new posts Re: trowel test by aimless @ 06/26/20 11:23 PM

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Jump to new posts Re: My wife thinks I want a divorce by PerryMK @ 06/26/20 03:49 PM

I see no flaw with that plan.
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For those interested, a short video:
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