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The taped seams on the 25 g/sq. m Cubic Tech fabric of the Gossamer Gear CubicTwinn tarp are really sexy. ¬†Overall it looks like a re-design of the Backpacking Light-designed / Cubic Tech-built Stealth Nano that was released ca. ‘09/’10. Comparing the two tarps gives me pause over the weight of the CubicTwinn’s construction (e.g.Continue Reading

#TBT my home made spinnaker tarp pitched tautly along the West Fork of the Yaak River in N.W. Montana during my 2007 thru hike of the Pacific Northwest Trail.

Victoria Rifles officer in front of tent, ca 1915 Notman Photographic Archives – McCord Museum

My home made spinnaker tarp pitched tautly along the West Fork of the Yaak River in N.W. Montana during my 2007 thru hike of the Pacific Northwest Trail.