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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I have this campers backpack that is pretty awesome, was bought many years ago (from my childhood, Im 33 yrs old now). But its just too big. I need something I can wear while I ride a horse or motorcycle. This one the frame goes down near or past the buttocks :xeye: and I cant sit comfortably...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I got an internship as a Wilderness Ranger working for the Forest Service. My only problem is my ruck is a molle 2 and I don't think that is quite appropriate for the job. I'm not too familiar with civilian companies that make reasonably priced rucks for backcountry hiking. I was looking at...
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Planning a trip to the Appalachian Trail this summer and in mind right now i am thinking about purchasing a Snugpak Rocket Pack for my pack... Does anyone have any experience with this pack, I like the idea of being able to detach the side rockets and use it as a smaller pack. Overall It just...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    What is your survival gear, prepping fetish? Its the thing that no matter how many you have, you can find some kind of justification to buy more. I guess mine is backpacks. My current backpack list: Jansport cloth backpack Camelbak raider Maxpedition Proteus Versipack Maxpedition Falcon II...
  5. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I would like to buy my own hiking backpack, i want cheap and good one, cause im not working right now, and i cant buy expensive one. HELP!
  6. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    My current day pack is a jansport school backpack. Even though it was cheap, it is a well built pack that has served me well for about 12 years. The pack is only about 1,200 - 1,500 cubic inches. Just big enough for food, water, hammock, extra socks and shirt, poncho, poncho liner, gps...
  7. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    There's lots of discussion here about what to put in the bag, but I think there is a lot to be said about the bag/backpack its self. Are there any that stand out to you guys? What materials and features would be most suitable for the possibility of having to live out of this bag indefinitely...
  8. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    This is really me with my daypack. Look at my avatar, see the pack on my back, its the same one in as in this video. This video was not rehearsed, my son and I just grabbed the camera, my pack and did this video. The video was just uploaded to youtube, so it might take a little while before...
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