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Aqua Quest Guide Tarp Medium 10 x 7 ft – Ultralight Waterproof Rip-Stop Sil Nylon Backpacking Rain Fly Shelter – Compact, Versatile & Durable

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  • 100% WATERPROOF – The Aqua Quest Guide tarp will keep you completely dry, even in extreme weather. With a hydrostatic resistance of 20,000 mm, you can be absolutely certain that not a single drop of water will get through your tarp.
  • ULTRALIGHT & COMPACT – At only 1.1 lbs, you won’t even notice you’re carrying it. The Guide packs up into its own tough little carrying sack, and is so small that you can fit it in your pocket, or inside a 32 oz bottle. Packed size: 12 x 5 x 1.5 inch – Compressed: 4.5 x 3.5 x 3.5 inch
  • VERSATILE – With 12 reinforced webbing loops around the perimeter, and 1 top center loop for overhead hanging, you’ve got all angles covered. Make a teepee, attach the side loops to a tree or fence, or peg into the ground and go directly over the top of your tent… you don’t even need trees!
  • DURABLE – Despite being so lightweight and compact, this tarp is incredibly durable and resilient to the forces of nature. 40D RipStop fabric + Non-toxic dual Silicone & PU coating + Reinforced stitching + Heat taped seams = The best ultralight tarp on the planet!
  • USA SERVICE & WARRANTY: Aqua Quest is based in the Pacific Northwest, where they have designed and tested waterproof gear since 96. All products are protected by AQ’s Two-Year ‘No Worries Warranty’. Toll-free customer service Mon-Fri, 10-5 PST, at 1-844-775-7770.



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Sanctuary SilTarp – Ultralight and Waterproof Ripstop Silnylon Rain Shelter Tarp, Guy Line and Stake Kit – Perfect for Hammocks, Camping and Backpacking

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  • ►WATERPROOF – The 30 denier ripstop nylon has a silicon/PU dual-coating and fully taped seams, providing 5,000 mm of hydro-static resistance. You can be sure you’ll stay bone dry in any weather!
  • ►EVERYTHING YOU NEED – We provide a full kit so you don’t need to spend more! With each tarp comes 60 feet of 1.5 mm reflective Dyneema® guy line, six micro line-lok adjusters, and six aluminum Y-stakes.
  • ►LIGHTWEIGHT – So light, you won’t even notice! Our tarp comes in at only 10.0 to 20.5 ounces, while the full kit is only 14.0 to 27 ounces (depending on size). The included stuff sack fits everything into a nice and compact package.
  • ►FLEXIBLE – The flat tarps include 16 perimeter attachment loops and one center loop to provide unlimited flexibility. Meanwhile, the catenary cut hex tarps include a total of 6 perimeter attachment loops to make the perfect hammock shelter. Finally, the tapered tarp comes with 12 perimeter attachment loops to make a perfect ultralight ground shelter.
  • ►BUY WITH CONFIDENCE – We stand behind our products and offer a limited lifetime warranty.



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Nemo Spike Tent

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  • synthetic
  • Designed with guidance from professional backcountry hunters and anglers.
  • Trekking pole supported, floorless designs pair perfectly with our new Argali sleeping bags and their waterproof bottoms.
  • Silicone impregnated fabrics for strength and waterproofness.



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Appalachian Trail Shelters

Sorted in trail sequence starting in Springer, GA and provides various map displays based on the latitude/longitude data for AT shelters.

Appalachian Trail Shelters



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Yogi’s Pacific Crest Trail Handbook (Yogi’s PCT Handbook)


December 2016 edition.

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The thought of planning and completing a Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike can be overwhelming. There’s so much to learn: how to resupply, what shoes or gear to buy, how to survive in the desert and snow, etc. “Yogi’s Pacific Crest Trail Handbook” answers all these questions . . . and more.

This valuable planning and hiking resource is written by hikers for hikers. It takes the confusion out of pre-hike planning and on-trail logistics. It is a collection of different opinions from people who have thru-hiked the PCT. This is the stuff we wish we knew before we thru-hiked.

The first half is a collection of tips from previous PCT thru-hikers on a variety of hiking topics such as:

  • Maps and Guidebooks
  • Clothing
  • Footwear
  • Packs
  • Shelters
  • Sleeping Systems
  • Ultralight Hiking
  • Desert Advice
  • Sierra Advice
  • Resupply

The second half is the Trail Tips and Town Guide. This section is printed on perforated paper, so you can remove these pages from the bound book and take them with you on the trail. You’ll find:

  • How to get to and from each resupply location
  • Town maps
  • Maildrop info
  • Town info: resupply, lodging, restaurants, ATM, internet, fuel, shower, etc.
  • Historical water source information
  • Where to go at confusing trail junctions
  • Sierra-specific: tips for crossing the passes, bear box locations, canister-required areas, Sierra public bus info; detour info
  • The best places to eat
  • Hiker-friendly motels
  • 13-time PCT thru-hiker Scott Williamson has contributed his comments regarding water availability and places few people know about.

“Yogi’s Pacific Crest Trail Handbook” sets your dream in motion. The rest is up to you!

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Mids – Shelters – Hyperlite Mountaingear

HMG’s Cuben Fiber UltaMid pyramid tent provides maximum coverage at minimum weight. The UltaMid is constructed using ultralight, ripstop, waterproof and non-absorbent Cuben Fiber for four season use in all environments, from the hottest desert to the mountains in winter. The UltaMid is available in 2-person and 4-person sizes. It uses your trekking or ski poles at the center for support. Features: a pair of vents at the apex, ample tie out points and a waterproof zippered door. HMG’s UltaMid has been tested and proven in extreme conditions to be stable and dry in wind, rain and snow. HMG’s UltaMid pyramid tents are available in a choice of Classic White or Spruce Green.

Hyperlite Mountaingear

Mids – Shelters.

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