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Kris Solem slideshows at L.A. REI stores: New Needles Guide

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Kris Solem slideshows at L.A. REI stores: New Needles Guide

Hi all, I'm doing slide shows at three L.A. area REI stores in March. The Needles section will include some elements from the guidebook, and I have the generous permission of several of the finest photographers of our sport, Greg ...

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on Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:12 am
 

Backpack : Body Weight Ratio?

Technique and Training



Backpack : Body Weight Ratio?

Hello,

Though a long-time reader, this is my first question to ask this forum and hopefully get some advice. With that in mind, if I have placed this in the wrong section, my apologies.

Regarding my inquiry: I weigh approximately 114 lbs (51.7kg for those ...

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on Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:35 pm
 

FS: 200 Weight Polartec Fleece Bibs

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FS: 200 Weight Polartec Fleece Bibs

Basic fleece bibs with full length double toggle side zippers. Size medium, short length, for height under 71". From top chest hem to cuff hem is 38-1/2". Adjust the suspenders for more or less leg length. Nothing fancy - Not articulated, ergonomic 3-Dimensional (e3D) ...

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on Mon Feb 27, 2017 5:24 pm
 

Local Agency in Kathmandu - Mera/Island Peak

Asia

Local Agency in Kathmandu - Mera/Island Peak

Can anyone please recommend a local agency that they've used for Mera or Island Peak? I'm not looking for 5* services that require selling my kidney. ( ex jagged-globe). Thank you.

ps: Has anyone used Nepal Trekking Tourism & Adventure P Ltd ?

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on Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:25 pm
 

Crampon Center Bars

Gear



Crampon Center Bars

Perhaps I'm not using the appropriate search terms because I'm sure the question has been asked before, but is it okay to use the very last notch on my crampon center bar? Both Petzl and BD warn against having too much excess bar coming out the back ...

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on Sun Feb 26, 2017 8:55 pm
 

Is Goretex necessary?

Gear



Is Goretex necessary?

I'm the only one in my group of friends that doesn't own a GTX garment aside from gaiters. I normally just pack what they refer to as a "shite rain jacket," and it doesn't go on unless conditions are at their worst. It has a powder coating ...

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on Sun Feb 26, 2017 3:30 am
 

Down Midlayer and Shell

Gear



Down Midlayer and Shell

I'm pretty new to all this. I have the Patagonia Alpine Kit top base, insulation, and shell layer. They are thin, light and pretty darn warm, especially when moving. On a recent trip in the 30's and snowing the Patagonia Kit worked perfectly, if not a ...

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on Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:40 am
 

Rainier temperatures in July

Pacific Northwest (WA, OR)



Rainier temperatures in July

Hey guys. I've been trying to locate data records for day and night temperatures at/near camp muir in mid July. As well as the summit. I found the summit, although it wasn't a very thorough dataset, but i can't seem to find any information on camp ...

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on Fri Feb 24, 2017 8:58 pm
 

Vancouver BC Suggestions

Canada and Alaska



Vancouver BC Suggestions

Hi all,

My partner and I will be going to Vancouver BC for the first time this summer, looking to have a couple days in the city and then maybe 3 days backpacking. We're looking for good climbs in the area that can be done in maybe ...

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on Thu Feb 23, 2017 6:51 pm
 

Mexico Advice

Mexico, Central America and Caribbean



Mexico Advice

Hi! My friends and I are looking into a quick trip to Mexico to climb Pico de Fraile, Itza and just a quick jaunt up Arista de Humbolt. We are all experienced mountaineers and climbers. We are looking into a guide service to basically take away the logistics. ...

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on Thu Feb 23, 2017 4:08 pm
 
 

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