Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 16 of 16
  1. #11
    kayak karl's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    South, South Jersey
    Posts
    3,342
    Images
    7
    i have the go-lite pinnacle. have 1500 mi. + on it. been patching it (from rough use) for 3 years. i think i'll buy a new on this winter.
    "Tenting is equivalent to a bum crawling into a cardboard box, hammocking is an art" KK

  2. #12
    Senior Member Rolloff's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Leveland
    Hammock
    BIAS WW DH Freebird
    Tarp
    AHE Toxaway
    Insulation
    JRB SS HG Clone
    Suspension
    Whoopies Straps
    Posts
    1,576
    + 2 on the Pinnacle. Spent 60 dollars last spring on the clearance sale. Pretty hard to beat that going UL.

    Jam is the same deal, just a little bit smaller in capacity and load range. The Pinnacle has a roll top closure/plenty of cinch downs and stabilizers. As you trim the grams from your kit, it will adjust and carry well, until everything can fit in a Jam or similar smaller pack system, should you choose.
    Signature suspended

  3. #13
    Senior Member Tendertoe's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Columbus, OH
    Hammock
    WBRR
    Tarp
    Superfly
    Insulation
    HG
    Suspension
    webbing and rings
    Posts
    1,485
    I love Golite gear. Can't go wrong with any of it IMHO.


    Quote Originally Posted by 2TallWv View Post
    Being size XLT never beneficial. Ive turned to cottages to make me custom hiking clothes. Always the right fit. Thanks OP for the heads up!
    Eddie Bauer's First Ascent line is top quality "true backpacking" gear (compared to their mainstream "fashion" type gear.

    They have tall sizes.

    I've had a First Ascent XLT down sweater for the past 3 seasons and have been very pleased with it.

  4. #14
    SilvrSurfr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Jersey Shore, NJ
    Hammock
    Dutch PolyD
    Tarp
    HG Winter Palace
    Insulation
    HG 0, 20, 40
    Suspension
    Dutch Speed Hook
    Posts
    8,031
    Images
    3
    I have the GoLite Jam 50L - only the second pack I've owned in thirty years. It carries like a dream.

  5. #15
    Fronkey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Grass Valley, Ca
    Hammock
    DIY "The Crippler"
    Tarp
    "Cuben Refugee"
    Insulation
    DIY "The Ex-gf"
    Suspension
    Whoopie Slings
    Posts
    5,338
    Quote Originally Posted by flight_chick View Post
    Does anyone have experience with their UltraLite packs? The Jam70 has a good price, but I don't know anything about their products. Thanks
    I have a Golite Jam 50L and it is an excellent pack. They make really great stuff.


    Fronkey

  6. #16
    New Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Mountain View, CA
    Posts
    47

    Thumbs up amazing customer service

    I ordered some shirts last week because they look baller and I didn't want to look frumpy at the airport (taking a 14 hour flight to Sydney and getting picked up by inlaws). Right - so I've ordered my 2 shirts, and a glitch in the system means they don't get shipped today So what happens? GoLite overnights me a second package and is going to intercept the original order. I will be very happy to wear my shirts around Australia

    Thank you GoLite!

Similar Threads

  1. Spring Sale 2014
    By Darby in forum Tree to Tree Trail Gear
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 05-16-2014, 07:02
  2. Spring Equinox Sale
    By Peter_pan in forum Jacks-R-Better
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-26-2014, 10:21
  3. Live Out There - Spring sale
    By L84toff in forum Other Vendors and Services
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-29-2013, 11:48
  4. MMP 2012 Spring Sale!
    By MacEntyre in forum Molly Mac Gear
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-26-2012, 16:08
  5. Hennessy Spring Sale
    By FanaticFringer in forum General Hammock Talk
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-01-2007, 06:31

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

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