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The Gear List

The Gear List

Shakedown hike starts MONDAY!! WOO HOO! So yesterday I packed it all up and hoisted. Not bad!  🙂 I’ve got a pretty final gear list now. Need to do one more run to REI for some random bits and pieces but not a whole lot. My base weight is about 1lb heavier than I had hoped. But I am a bit heavy on the tech. I just have a hard time leaving either my GoPro camera or my Panasonic Lumix…

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Shakedown!

Shakedown!

In three weeks I will be 59 years old and plannig for my 2016 shakedown hike. Some unexpected travel has caused a reschedule of this trip to the week of May 9…All good!  I should be in even better shape then! YAY! I’ve got a lot of new gear this year from my Z-Packs Arc Blast pack and Hexmid Duplex tent to my Enlightened Equipments Revelation quilt. I’ve got a new Delorme in-reach satellite tracker and on and on. Lots…

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