Daily Archives: October 12, 2015

Give your jacket extra protection with this easy DIY method. Backpacker Magazine guide to gear repair. If anyone doubts that this works, I own a Gore-tex LL Bean All Conditions Jacket which was purchased in the late 90’s. They don’t sell it anymore, shame. It is bomb proof and I cannot find another jacket like it. It’s been used and abused. The answer to longevity is great design and upkeep. The jacket still works fine.…

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Backpack

ProLite Gear reviews the Granite Gear AC 58 a lightweight alpine pack that can be found at reduced price.
This Alpine-ready pack was thoroughly tested by Justin “Trauma” Lichter and Shawn “Pepper” Forry in their amazing trip through the Himalayan range. Multiple shoulder strap mounting positions allows custom torso length setting.

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Information about COVID-19
Please note changes in access and rules for hiking and camping in the Adirondacks and Catskills during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please act responsibly during this stressful period. Please read the DEC info carefully.
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