Therm-a-Rest ProLite Plus Mattress

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  • Lighter: Atmos Foam reduces weight by nearly 10%
  • Four-Season Warmth: Thick, patent-pending diagonal-cut foam offers efficient year-round
  • Lighter: Atmos Foam reduces weight by nearly 10%
  • Four-Season Warmth: Thick, patent-pending diagonal-cut foam offers efficient year-round
  • Ultra-Compact: Atmos Foam boosts compressibility for easy packing.
  • Self-Inflating: Expanding foam core self-inflates; top off with just a few breaths for personalizedfirmness.
  • R-Value: 3.4

Therm-a-Rest ProLite Plus Mattress



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Backpacker Magazine – Appalachian Trail Guide

The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, generally known as the Appalachian Trail or simply the AT, is a marked hiking trail in the eastern United States extending between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine.

Backpacker Magazine – Appalachian Trail Guide.



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Katabatic Gear – Ultralight Sleeping Bags and Accessories

Quilt style sleeping bags with a patented attachment system and the highest quality Pertex fabrics and Allied goose down.

Backpacks that are not stripped of the functions you want, yet still achieve lighter weights and durability through innovative design and fabric choices.

Accessories that keep you warm and protect your gear, while helping you achieve a lightweight or ultralight pack weight.

Katabatic Gear – Ultralight Sleeping Bags and Accessories.



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Ultralight Backpack | ZPacks | Lightweight Backpack

ZPacks Offers Lightweight Backpacking Gear: Ultralight Cuben Fiber & Dyneema Backpacks, Tents, Tarps, Shelters, Down Sleeping Bags Custom Made in USA Since 2005

Source: Ultralight Backpack | ZPacks | Lightweight Backpack



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ATTENTION THRU-HIKERS (PCT and TRT) The Chalet can no longer receive re-supply packages. Alternatives Here

Echo Chalet is a high-Sierra, summer-only, resort located approximately 10 miles from South Lake Tahoe and 49 miles east of Placerville off U.S. Highway 50.

ATTENTION THRU-HIKERS (PCT and TRT):

The Chalet can no longer receive re-supply packages.  If addressed to us, packages will be held at our regional post office (Twin Bridges) located 9 miles west on Highway 50 next to the Strawberry Station Market, and across from Strawberry Lodge.         Hours 9:30-4pm M-F. Closed 1pm-1:30 for lunch. Phone: 530-659-7670

Alternatively:

  1. Hikers can mail to the South Lake Tahoe Main Post Office; 12 miles from Echo Lake, at  1046 Al Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150. Phone: 530-544-5867  Take Highway 50 through Meyers to Pioneer Trail (or continue to Lake Tahoe Boulevard) then proceed east to Al Tahoe Boulevard. The facility is located at the south end of the shopping mall.
  2. Or send packages to: Lake of the Sky Outfitters 1023 Emerald Bay Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150.  This is about 7 miles from Echo Lake in the Lampson Plaza Shopping Center near the “Y”.  Phone: 530-541-1027.  Open 7 days. No charge for holding re-supply packages.

It is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that you use priority mail in order to obtain tracking numbers, and permit forwarding if necessary. Keep that number with you if calling for delivery confirmation or forwarding instructions. Remember you will need to provide a photo I.D. to pick up (or forward) a priority package.

Echo Chalet Homepage.



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TrailGroove Magazine – Hiking & Backpacking Magazine, Forum, & Blog

TrailGroove is a free online backpacking and hiking magazine, forum, and blog covering outdoor gear, destinations, tips, technique, photography, and more.

Source: TrailGroove Magazine – Hiking & Backpacking Magazine, Forum, & Blog



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Directory of “Cottage Industry” Backpacking Gear Companies | Erik The Black’s Backpacking Blog

Some of the best ultralight backpacking gear on the market is not made by the big gear companies (and it isn’t even available in most stores).

Directory of “Cottage Industry” Backpacking Gear Companies | Erik The Black’s Backpacking Blog.



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2400 Windrider Ultralight Cuben Fiber Backpack

The 2400 Windrider, our flagship ultralight pack, offers you precisely what’s necessary and nothing more—the optimal balance of strength, weight, comfort and performance.

Source: 2400 Windrider Ultralight Cuben Fiber Backpack



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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite Sleeping Pad

  • New, soft-touch fabrics and baffled internal structure provide unrivaled stability and support
  • Advanced fabrics and a tapered design make this the lightest 3-season backpacking air mattresses available
  • Patent-pending, reflective ThermaCapture technology traps radiant heat
  • Triangular Core Matrix construction minimizes convective heat loss?all without the bulk
  • Low-bulk materials make the XLite mattress the most compact NeoAir mattress ever

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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite Sleeping Pad



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