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Gear

I don't carry all of this but this is what I can chose from out of the gear closet.

Shelter: Mountain Hardware PCT 1
Mountain Safety Research Sentinel
Black Diamond Betalight tarp tent
Thermo-Lite Bivy Sack
Backpacks: Lowe Alpine Contour III (60 +15 liter)
Mountainsmith Boundary (2,500ci)
Sleeping bags: Black Ice 20 degree bag [decommissioned except for use in the vehicle at the trailhead]
Kelty Light year 3D 30 degree bag
REI Down Time 0 degree bag
Kelty half bag warm weather bag
American Camper warm weather fleece bag
Footwear: La Sportiva Makalu heavyweight boots
Technica Vortex mid light hikers
New Balance Trail Runners
Merrell Manzanillo land sandals in need of some stitches
Adidas watershoes (hard to believe where I have been with these)
Performance Outerwear: REI Elements layering system
REI fleece jackets
fleece rescue vest
Sierra Designs light rainjacket
Moonstone full zip stormproof pants (ready for the trash)
Moonstone light stretch gloves
Campmor windproof fleece gloves
OR Mutant Mitts (shell + liner)
OR Mt Shuksan Shell Mitts
OR Crocodile gaitors (newly repaired)
OR Rocky Mountain low gaitors
OR Windstopper balaclava
OR Windstopper cap
OR Seattle Sombrero
Kitchen: Peak1 Multifuel stove
Esbit stove
Most of a MSR Blacklight Cookset
MSR Alpine Kitchen
Lexan dishes and utensils
Polar Pure iodine treatment
Instrumentation: Suunto MC-1D Professional mirror compass
Highgear Altiwear wristwatch/altimeter/barometer/compass/etc
cheap-o emergency wrist compass
Garmin eTrex Summit GPSr
Sundry: Atlas snowshoes
BD Enduro CF Trekking Poles
REI/Komperdell adjustable, antishock trekking poles (in bad shape)
REI mountain axe
Camp 50cm Alpax hammer ice tool
Black Diamond emergency shovel
First aid kit
Coleman and Uco candle lanterns
Petzl Artic headlamp
Petzl Micro headlamp
Black Diamond Gemini headlamp (my primary headlamp)
Leatherman Supertool
Leatherman Juice CS4 (I needed the corkscrew in Europe :) )
Aitor Skinner and survival knife
Airforce Survival knife
Ursack TKO bear resistant bag

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