Originally Posted by Hooch
You're an educated man, Risk. You, of all people should know better!
Sometimes it is better to know, than to know better.
I am having fun learning about the ground again. Learning how to sleep on the ground is like learning how to sleep in a hammock. It takes some experimenting and some patience.
For the moment, my pack weight for an overnight, expecting lows in the 50s, is right at 10 pounds, including water and food. THat really is a "forget it" pack weight.
However, longterm I will end up back in the trees.