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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). Tent Jen's handmade tarp tent Jen's Leki poles for structure MSR Stakes Rope Tyvek ground sheet Stove Snow Peak Giga Stove Titanium 3 oz. Fuel Evernew Titanium Pot Water Filtration/Purification Sawyer 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 bags also serves as bowl Dehydrated fruits and veggies Dehydrated kiwi is delicious Dehydrated "meats" (added to soups, jerky, etc.) Morningstar Farms Sausages Gardenburgers Quinoa is superfood Jen has an average of 3 to 5 days of food to be carried on our backs p

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. Clothing Head Hat Outdoor Research Sun Runner Cap 2.875 oz. - for desert climates in California Jen's handmade stocking cap - cold weather Torso Base Layer Mountain Hardwear Super Wicked Polo 4.375 oz. - warm weather Mountain Hardwear Men's Wicked Long-Sleeve Tee 5 oz. - cold weather (w/polo) Jacket Marmot Driclime 8.75 oz. - light jacket/windbreaker Marmot Precip 12.125 oz. - rain coat Sleepwear Patagonia Capilene 3 Long-Sleeve Crew 6.5 oz. - cold nights Hands Jen's handmade mittens - cold weather Legs Base Layer Ex Officio Give-N-Go Boxer Brief 2.5 oz. Patagonia Capilene 2 Bottoms 5.375 oz. - cold weather Pants Mountain Hardwear Mesa Convertible Pants 12.75 oz. - pants/shorts Marmot PreCip Full-Zip Ra

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