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Ursack Bear Bag: Long Term Gear Review

Ursack Bear Bag in a Tree, New Hampshire I’ve owned an Ursack bear bag for 4 or 5 years now and I still use it on a regular basis. If you’re not familiar with them, they’re bear bags with made out of kevlar fabric, the same stuff that bullet proof …

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How to Hang a Bear Bag

I had to laugh when I watched this video about hanging a bear bag and all of the things that can go wrong in the process. If you’ve tried this yourself, you’ll know exactly what I mean. How many times have you tried to hang a bear bag, with darkness …

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Long Trail Gear List: Section Six

Here’s the gear list for my last major section hike of The Long Trail, a 4-day, 50 mile backpack from Johnson, VT to the Canadian Border. This gear list weighs a bit more than those from my late spring and summer hikes because the weather up north is getting a …

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