[Cdt-l] pyramid tarp for tall people

Steve McAllister brooklynkayak at gmail.com
Thu Feb 10 21:04:14 CST 2011

Oware, MLD, .. and many others have mids that fit your requirements.
For two plus gear that want to keep it simple and keep the weight
down, I'd consider the MLD Trailstar because of it's reliability and
pitching options:

On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 9:56 PM, Chris Willett <cwillett03 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yo,
> I'm going to be on the Colorado CDT this summer in mid August and am
> pondering getting a pyramid tarp for the trip. The pyramid would serve
> double duty as a mountaineering  shelter here in Washington and would need
> to be large enough for two people, with bulky gear.  I'm 6'4" and am worried
> about fitting inside the pyramid without the sleeping bag hitting the walls
> or getting the fabric wind-blown into the bag and splattered with
> condensation during a storm.
> Does anyone have any recommendations for such a thing? I use and love a spin
> tarp from Gossamer Gear, but it has a huge (as in huge) footprint. A pyramid
> tarp should have a much smaller one for pitching in tighter places on the
> trail.
> suge
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