LED or Propane Lantern

9:29 p.m. on September 29, 2007 (EDT)
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a.k.a. Melissa Weiner

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone had any advice about lanterns... specifically, would you recommend LED or propane? And then any specific brands/models would be great. This would be for general camping trips that tend to last between 2 and 6 nights, sometimes there is considerable portaging and/or hiking so lightweight would be best (I'm strong but also little - 5 feet, 110lbs). Thanks so much!
Melissa

2:37 p.m. on September 30, 2007 (EDT)
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a.k.a. Jeff Chandler, Jeffrey C.

Well if you already carry canisters for a stove then perhaps the snow peak lantern would be the best bet depending on how long the outting would be.

12:11 p.m. on October 3, 2007 (EDT)
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why do you feel you need a lantern?

Ever consider just using a chem lighstick and a headlamp?

Lanterns are just so, well, bright (and often very annoying to other campers).

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