Tag Archives: LT4 Trekking Poles

Olympic National Park Post Hike Gear Talk

My recent hike in the Olympic National Park has now been my longest single backpacking trip. We were out 7 days and 6 nights; the temperatures ranged from around the high 30’s (F) to likely mid 60’s (F), and we … Continue reading

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Post Hike Gear Talk

Last weekend, me and a few friends did a nice, easy, slow hike along the Appalachian Trail from Unicoi Gap to Dick’s Creek Gap. This trip was really strange as far as weather was concerned… With it being January, I … Continue reading

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Gossamer Gear LT4 Trekking Pole Update

Just a few short weeks ago I posted my first review of the Gossamer Gear LT4 trekking poles, then on the very next hike I had some issues with them. I briefly spoke about these issues in a post hike … Continue reading

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Six Moon Designs Lunar Duo Arrives…

  My new Six Moon Designs Lunar Duo tent showed up on my doorstep today! I bought this to replace my heavier and smaller Kelty Grand Mesa 2 tent for when my wife or my son goes out with me.  … Continue reading

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