Showing posts from March, 2008

Shared Gear

This is a list of essential gear that Jen and I will be distributing between our packs. Mainly I'm just jogging my mind and tracking what we have (we should have everything we need now).
TentJen's handmade tarp tentJen's Leki poles for structureMSR StakesRopeTyvek ground sheet
StoveSnow Peak Giga Stove Titanium 3 oz.FuelEvernew Titanium Pot
Water Filtration/PurificationSawyer Water Filter + Nalgene Wide Mouth Canteen - 48 fl oz.Food (Jen is the planner. She has our eating schedule down to the minute - I'm just noting notables)
Ziploc freezer bags of good eats (dinners)
stove is meant for bring water just to boil then food is cooked (rehydrated/heated) by pouring hot water directly into bagsalso serves as bowl
Dehydrated fruits and veggies
Dehydrated kiwi is deliciousDehydrated "meats" (added to soups, jerky, etc.)
Morningstar Farms SausagesGardenburgersQuinoa is superfood
Jen has an average of 3 to 5 days of food to be carried on our backs per time between towns.Fir…

Raymond's PCT Gear List

This is simply a list of what I currently have to carry on my back for the trip and things I am in charge of (electronic gadgets). I will update this list as I remember the little things I am forgetting.

HeadHatOutdoor Research Sun Runner Cap 2.875 oz. - for desert climates in California Jen's handmade stocking cap - cold weather Torso Base LayerMountain Hardwear Super Wicked Polo 4.375 oz. - warm weather Mountain Hardwear Men's Wicked Long-Sleeve Tee 5 oz. - cold weather (w/polo) JacketMarmot Driclime 8.75 oz. - light jacket/windbreakerMarmot Precip 12.125 oz. - rain coatSleepwearPatagonia Capilene 3 Long-Sleeve Crew 6.5 oz. - cold nights Hands Jen's handmade mittens - cold weatherLegsBase LayerEx Officio Give-N-Go Boxer Brief 2.5 oz.
Patagonia Capilene 2 Bottoms 5.375 oz. - cold weatherPantsMountain Hardwear Mesa Convertible Pants 12.75 oz. - pants/shorts
Marmot PreCip Full-Zip Rain Pants 11.25 oz. - rain pants (over pa…

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