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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #50 on: March 23, 2012, 10:19:42 AM »
The weather has been so mild here in MT I was able to make a trip 3 miles in a few weekends back around 5k feet. Here are a few pics.

5k feet of what?

That would be above sea level.
:yeah: Elevation, altitude, high, away from people that don't know where 5k is, next to c-post  ;)
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #51 on: March 23, 2012, 10:46:34 AM »
The weather has been so mild here in MT I was able to make a trip 3 miles in a few weekends back around 5k feet. Here are a few pics.

5k feet of what?

That would be above sea level.

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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #52 on: March 24, 2012, 09:40:18 PM »
This is from a spring bear hunt in the Wenaha
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #53 on: March 29, 2012, 09:51:40 PM »
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #54 on: March 29, 2012, 10:01:44 PM »
   Nice Camp AK!! :tup:

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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #55 on: April 03, 2012, 07:50:24 AM »
Heres one, 11 miles in
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #56 on: April 03, 2012, 06:04:23 PM »
 :tup:
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #57 on: April 04, 2012, 08:28:12 AM »
danderson... not trying to rain on your parade but don't let a forest service guy catch you camping that close to the water.  We have been asked to move before.  At 11 miles in, you have less us of a chance but they do find you on occasion.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #58 on: February 15, 2013, 03:30:22 PM »
another season has passed us, lets get this thread going again!

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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #59 on: February 15, 2013, 03:37:54 PM »
Cool.....i do like this thread.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #60 on: February 15, 2013, 03:45:13 PM »
Heres a couple.
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Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #61 on: February 15, 2013, 04:05:43 PM »


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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #62 on: February 15, 2013, 05:01:28 PM »
Opening weekend here 6 miles in.

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« Reply #63 on: February 15, 2013, 05:10:16 PM »
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #64 on: February 16, 2013, 08:01:50 AM »
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #65 on: February 16, 2013, 08:26:19 AM »
This is my DIY homemade tipi tent with a kifaru stove. We spent 32 nights in this tent last year from bear in WA, to New Mexico elk, and even a snow covered Wenaha rifle elk. It was ripped open in New Mexico by a bear patched back up and kept hunting strong. Love this tipi and the stove. Total weight with stove is just under 11 lbs. Sleeps four with gear no problem. Waterproof through the worst weather you could dream of.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #66 on: February 16, 2013, 08:34:18 AM »
Some great pictures.  Love the locations of some of the camps.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #67 on: February 16, 2013, 07:34:41 PM »
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #68 on: February 16, 2013, 07:57:30 PM »
Livinthedream - how was the condensation?  Looks like you did not have a liner.  Thx.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #69 on: February 16, 2013, 08:11:37 PM »
Absolutly love these pic's, great thread. I really need a good light weight camera.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #70 on: February 17, 2013, 11:36:03 AM »
Livinthedream - how was the condensation?  Looks like you did not have a liner.  Thx.

The condensation is by far the biggest downfall of the material!  Most mornings we don't start a fire and get moving, just gotta avoid touching the side walls cause they are damp. I made the tent with two door types, silnylon (main door) and a mosquito net  (screen door). If no extreme weather, we sleep with the net door only and that solves any condensation. A liner would be ideal but we live with it. Only time the condensation becomes a problem is when wind blown snow drops from the tree's and makes a rain forset effect in your tipi at 2 A.M. Then it can really suck. The only way to fix that is start a fire and keep it going. Making another one this spring and I'm thinking I will put a liner in that one. As a whole though the positives outway the negatives by a landslide. This tipi and stove were a backcountry dream this year!
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #71 on: February 17, 2013, 06:44:03 PM »
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #72 on: February 19, 2013, 02:17:39 PM »
does anybody know a coyote rich area where me and my family can go camping that is backcountry :dunno:
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Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #73 on: February 21, 2013, 06:54:51 PM »
xXx is that the enchantments?  This thread has got me excited for camping.
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Re: Pics of your backcountry camp
« Reply #74 on: February 28, 2013, 10:33:50 AM »
Here is a few I have used. I now use the hammock with a rain fly and love it!
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