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lennyantonelli
2012-10-16 14:45:46
re: hubba hubba
thanks mad2climb, much appreciated. I think there are HP (high performance?) versions of the both the Hubba and the Hubba Hubba, so I think those versions are both slightly better than my non HP version, but your post is encouraging, and I've been getting similar answers elsewhere.I guess the only thing to do is to take it out.

Actually, I do have one more question, for you or anyone else who regularly camps over the autumn and winter. My sleeping bag is a Lifeventure Downfill 900 with temperature ratings as follows: Comfort 5 C, Transition 2C, Risk -10C.

As far as I understand from reading how these things are rated (see here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EN_13537) this should be grand for me, a 13 stone fella, down tp about 2C. So I'm starting to wondering if with the addition of a liner or two, I could carry on using it over the winter. Obviously there's only one way to find out — but if anyone has any advice, or knows anything about what kind of liners would make a good purchase, that would be much appreciated.

thanks,

lenny


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Forum: General
Crazy Hounds
roscorrocket 17 hours ago.
Only getting round to posting this now, as other factors intervened, but last Friday (July 14th) when coming towards the end of a circuit of five of the Mournes seven sevens, I watched in amazemen...

  
Summit Comment
Curra Hill: Cloudy Climb
andreos97 17 hours ago.
Fantastic walk, personally feel it's best starting your approach from Glenbeigh village and heading up through the forest as it's quite well signposted. Once leaving the cover of the trees, we wer...

  
Track
Day 19 Germany Trip
simoburn a day ago.
walk, Len: 18.6km, Climb: 1844m, Area: Germany, Bavaria ()

Summit Comment
Cnoc Lios Uachtair: Connemara in the round
fieldoptic a day ago.
An easy to access and navigate hill, well worth it for its central position and views in every direction. Park as previously suggested at L8530 4820 and head north east before swinging north. The ...

  
Track
Day 17 Germany Trip
simoburn a day ago.
walk, Len: 25.3km, Climb: 1873m, Area: Germany, Bavaria ()

  
Summit Comment
Cnoc Mordáin: Long Connemara Summer Evening
fieldoptic a day ago.
Though the road near L88003920 appears unfenced you will encounter a fence very soon after leaving the road. This fence extends along this back road, Bothar na Scrathóg and keeps cattle in typical...

Track
Day 16 Germany Trip
simoburn a day ago.
walk, Len: 28.6km, Climb: 2693m, Area: Germany, Bavaria ()

  
Summit Comment
Ballinacorbeg: Worth a brief visit
Bunsen7 4 days ago.
Pleasantly surprised by this, could clearly see Lugnaquilla and Croaghanmoira, as well as numerous other summits, slightly awkward entry into the fields just west of the forest which don't appear ...

  
Track
Day 15 Germany Trip
simoburn a day ago.
walk, Len: 22.0km, Climb: 1941m, Area: Germany, Bavaria ()

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Ballinafunshoge: Eastern View
Bunsen7 4 days ago.
Tree felling has opened up this view of the Vartry reservoir and the east coast from just below the summit of Ballinfunshoge. The Wicklow way runs left to right (southwards) just a few hundred met...

  
Track
Day 13 Germany Trip
simoburn a day ago.
walk, Len: 16.5km, Climb: 1320m, Area: Austria, Vorarlberg ()

  
Forum: General
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