George of the Jungle

490 reviewer rep
40 forum posts
joined Aug 17, 2011

I am a: 37-year-old backpacker
Location: Northeastern, PA
Occupation: Landscaper

Activities

Hiking
Backpacking
Canoeing
Kayaking
Mountain biking
Fishing
Hunting
Guerrilla Camping
Adventuring

Vitals

Height5' 10"
Weight155
Boot/Shoe Size10.5
Jacket/Shirt Sizemed/large
Pant Size32x32

- THE GEAR LIST -

 

Packing - 

- Granite Gear Crown VC 60 - 36.6 oz

- Contractor bag - 2 oz

- Trash compactor bag - 2 oz

- Bear bag - 0.5 oz

- Bear bag rope (50')/Rock pouch/Carabiner - 1.6 oz

 

Sleep System -

- 11X8 Hammock Gear cuben fiber tarp - 5.3 oz

- Titanium stakes - 3 oz

- DIY 11' hammock w/ suspension - 14.4 oz

- DIY 850 fp down underquilt - 20 oz

- DIY 900 fp top quilt - 20 oz

- Bug net - 4 oz

- Z-seat sitting pad - 2 oz

 

Consumption - 

- 1 litter Dasani water bottle (x2) -  2.2 oz (empty)

- Hydro Blu water filter - 2.7 oz

- Snow Peak titanium cup w/ lid - 3.7 oz

- Reflectix cozy - 0.9 oz

- Toaks long handled titanium spoon - 0.7 oz

- DIY denatured alcohol soda can stove - 0.4 oz

- DIY titanium wind/heat shield - 0.4 oz

- 10 oz bottle of denatured alcohol - 6.7 oz

- Bic lighter (x2) - 1.5 oz

- 1/4 green scrubber pad - 0.2 oz

- Plastic mini coffee filter -  oz

 

CLOTHING - 
- Joe Boxer fleece - 8.6 oz

- Outdoor Research Helium II - 6.5 oz

- Smart Wool merino wool beanie - 2 oz

- Bandana - 1 oz

- Trash bag rain kilt - 2 oz

- Columbia zip-off pants - 10.4 oz (worn)

- Belt - 1 oz (worn)

- Darn Tough merino wool socks (x2) - 4 oz (1 pair worn)

- Altra Lone Peak 4.0 -  (worn)

- Mountain Hardware Ghost Whisperer vest - 5.1 oz

- Long sleeve merino wool shirt - (worn seasonal)

- Columbia Nylon long sleeve - (worn seasonal)

- Fleece ninja turtles pants - 6.3 oz

 

MISC - 
- First aid kit - 2.4 oz

- Toilet paper - 2 oz

- Tooth brush - 0.2 oz

- Toothpaste - 0.5 oz

- Petzl tikka w/ CORE rechargeable battery - 2.5 oz

- 3 extra AAA batteries - 1 oz

- Cell phone - 4.7 oz

- Power bank - N/A

- Gerber mini knife -

- Knife sharpener - 0.9 oz

- 10 oz water bottle of whiskey - 8.8 oz

 

"You can't rough it without smoothe whisky."

Gear Reviews (29)

user rating: 5 of 5 Toaks Titanium Long Handle Spoon 4/02/2018
user rating: 5 of 5 Dutchware Hexon 1.6 Fabric 2/17/2017
user rating: 5 of 5 Kelty Noah's Tarp 9 2/17/2017
user rating: 3 of 5 Snow Peak Titanium Mini Solo 12/11/2016
user rating: 5 of 5 ESEE Knives ESEE-3 Uncoated 12/11/2016
user rating: 4 of 5 Gransfors Bruk Mini Hatchet 5/22/2016
user rating: 5 of 5 Gerber Sliding Saw 5/13/2016
user rating: 2.5 of 5 Grand Trunk Ultralight Hammock 6/01/2015
user rating: 4.5 of 5 ESEE Knives Junglas 10/12/2014
user rating: 2 of 5 Fenix LD02 9/26/2014
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Fenix E25 Flashlight 7/01/2014
user rating: 2 of 5 Keen Men's Targhee II Waterproof Mid 6/28/2014
user rating: 1 of 5 Light My Fire Spork Original 6/17/2014
user rating: 5 of 5 Eureka! Spitfire 1 6/11/2014
user rating: 4 of 5 Light My Fire Spork Titanium 5/15/2014
user rating: 4.5 of 5 ESEE Knives Candiru 5/14/2014
user rating: 3.5 of 5 U.S. Military ILBE Pack 5/13/2014
user rating: 5 of 5 GSI Outdoors Halulite Minimalist Cookset 4/01/2014
user rating: 1 of 5 Mountain Hardwear Men's Desna Jacket 3/28/2014
user rating: 4 of 5 Chaco Men's Z/2 Unaweep 3/28/2014
user rating: 5 of 5 Columbia Men's Steens Mountain Full Zip 3/19/2014
user rating: 5 of 5 Gregory Z 40 6/18/2013
user rating: 5 of 5 Darn Tough Merino Boot Sock Full Cushion 6/14/2013
user rating: 4 of 5 Danner Men's Mountain Light II 6/14/2013
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Petzl TacTikka XP 6/14/2013
user rating: 3 of 5 Kelty Tioga 5500 6/14/2013
user rating: 4.5 of 5 The North Face Rock 32 6/14/2013
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Marmot Men's Minimalist Jacket 6/14/2013
user rating: 5 of 5 Klymit Static V 6/13/2013

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