Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 12 of 12
  1. #11
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    excelsior, mn
    doublenest eno
    old fly
    1" foam/sp.blanket
    1/2" diy straps
    i love my double nest but i do think its cheaper to do a diy, even if you have to take it to a seamstress to channel it out. the nylon on a diy imo would not stretch like the eno parachute. you'd get a flatter, tauter, bigger lay. the eno bugnet imo is just too rigid and bulky. buy some other netting or diy your bugnet. you're set in tarp, it sounds like. being a thruhiker, you will need to save the mula for down uq and tq. hyoh. just my opinion.

  2. #12
    Senior Member Otis_Hiker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Hartford, CT
    HH Exped. Asym
    Dutch Biner
    The eno singlenest is what I used for most of the Long Trail. I'm around 5'10" and it works for me but not as roomy as a HH. Agree with previous post about bugs, I did 2/3 of the LT in June/July and the other 1/3 in August/Sept...buggy both times (some shelters BAD, some not so). If you need any help planning for the hike itself don't be afraid to send me a PM! Good luck with your hike.
    Trailname - Knox

    My Weight Sheet

Similar Threads

  1. Vermont Long Trail Section Hike
    By 19Kilo in forum Hangouts, Campouts, and Trip Planning
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-16-2014, 06:34
  2. VT > Long trail hike-Looking for some resupply point
    By lilprincess in forum Northeast
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-24-2014, 18:11
  3. Overnight Section Hike of Long Trail, VT
    By dougalcorn in forum Trip Reports
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 08-23-2014, 17:23
  4. Long Trail section hike
    By jofish in forum Northeast
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 05-30-2014, 08:11
  5. Vermont Long Trail Section Hike
    By Chocolatier in forum Hangouts, Campouts, and Trip Planning
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-25-2011, 19:25

Tags for this Thread


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts