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Alan Dixon’s 12 Degree, 35 Mile Weekend Trip with Hammock

Dream Hammock Freebird Hammock Mountain Laurel Des. .7oz Cuben Hammock Hex Tarp (10.5’x8.5′) Hammock Gear Phoenix +20F 3/4 UnderQuilt, with M50 & NB2 fabric That’s my Gorilla at the foot of the hammock. This was on a DC UL Backpacking Meetup trip (great group – competent, ambitious. 6 people out in snow at 12F on […]

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The Skurka and Dixon Show in the Pisgah NF

Blake and Dave at Gossamer Gear were fortunate enough to recently attend one of Andrew Skurka’s hiking courses.  Along as co-guide was Alan Dixon, co-founder of Backpacking Light and author of a blog entitled Adventure Alan.  The trip was in the Pisgah National Forest and it was an amazing learning experience. Our trip began with […]

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