Tag Archives: ULA Circuit

First Look @ my ZPacks Arc Blast Backpack

I put it off as long as I could! I have hiked with 2 others that use the ZPacks Arc Blast backpack, and know a few others that use it too, and all they do is sing praises about it… … Continue reading

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ZPacks Zero: Modifications & Updates

A few months ago, I picked up a cuben fiber ZPacks Zero backpack. The reasoning behind getting this pack was that my “summer” gear had dwindled down so far, the rest of my packs simply swallowed it whole. As well, … Continue reading

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ZPacks Zero Backpack

I received a sweet surprise in the mailbox today in the form of my ZPacks Zero backpack! (And yes, it was inside the mailbox). I had ordered this pack a little over 4 weeks ago along with some other smaller items and … Continue reading

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I Put Kool-Aid In That!!

My water, that is… I add Kool-Aid to my water while I am hiking along the trail… I love me some Grape Kool-Aid (and before you ask, no, it has nothing to do with Tinny’s Cult).

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ZPacks Blast 30 Backpack & Multipack

A few weeks ago I was able to put my hands on a ZPacks Blast 30 backpack thanks to John Abela from Redwood Outdoors, and more than likely because of this I ended up ordering one of these packs for myself. Then … Continue reading

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ZPacks Blast 30 Backpack…is it for me?…

The time has come…yet again…to try and find another pack that will work for my smaller collection of gear. Over the past few months I have been eyeballing the ZPack’s Blasts packs, but have been waiting on the $$$ to get … Continue reading

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