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The header photo features me on Kay's Creek Saddle. The pack is the 45Lt Zpacks Arc Blast, hiking poles Helinox FL120 and watch a Suunto Vector.
As you have seen on my blog (previous posting), I have the MLD Trailstar tarp. It's my "go to" 2 person shelter. There is another good review on the excellent lightweight European blog site called "Summit and Valley". Check it out