My Trusty Tent 1970 -  early1980s

My Trusty Tent 1970 - early1980s

Eureka Timberline 2 person Tent I have lots of fond memories camping and backpacking with this tent. Shown is a buddy on a backpacking trip we took along the AT in Virginia south of Front Royal in the mid-70s. The fly eventually delaminated and I recycled the poles to use with other Eureka tents in my son's Boy Scout troop. I cut up the tent itself and sewed part of it into gaiters, nylon bags etc. which I waterproofed and still use sometimes.
on May 12, 2011 11:04 pm
Image ID: 715485


Post a Comment
Viewing: 1-2 of 2

myrone - Jul 31, 2011 10:49 pm - Voted 10/10


This shot brought back old memories for me as well, I still have my old "two manner" somewhere. Martha's Vineyard, Lake George, Mt Washington, Block Island, etc, etc Way fun!
I still have and use my old sleeping bag from back then.


silversummit - Aug 1, 2011 2:48 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Flashback

I see that your equipment is well-traveled also! I came across my sleeping bag from those days when I was cleaning out the basement recently and it is still very useable too!

Viewing: 1-2 of 2