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[WTB] Personal flotation device, size L
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I’m interested in buying any PFD,please let me know what you have. It’d have to be shipped to Chicago

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Alpacka Classic, GoNorth The Stance Packrafts
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I have a couple of packrafts for sale: 1) Alpacka Classic, L, $1250 •Whitewater deck •TiZip •Inflatable back rest and half seat •Whitewater Skirt •PEX Combing •Repair Kit •Inflation Bag…

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Alpacka Raft Oryx, 2 person packraft
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Great 2 person packraft from Alpacka Raft. Specs: When inflated, the Oryx measures 129 inches long and 41 inches wide with an interior length and width of 74 and 15…

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Backpacking Light Staff Picks: Our Favorite Gear
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Our staff selects their favorite hiking, backpacking, and other backcountry gear that they’ve used over the past year – the next edition of our infamous Staff Picks!

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For Sale (FS) Kokopelli Rogue Lite Raft Package
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https://imgur.com/a/W0nkD09 Good condition 2020 Kokopelli Rogue Lite that has been used twice. No patched holes in tubes or floor but did seal up a tiny pin hole with aqua seal…

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2015 Alpacka Classic Size Large (Denali Llama) w/ TiZip and cruiser deck | Aquabound Paddle
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Lightly used Alpacka “Classic” size Large (Denali Llama). Great setup for backpacking. Did some floating in MT and CO, but now that I live in MN, it hasn’t made it…

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Publisher’s Gear Guide Update (Nov ’23)
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The Publisher’s Gear Guide has been updated. This gear guide contains recommendations in various categories by Backpacking Light Publisher and Founder Ryan Jordan. This is the gear he actually chooses to use on his own trips.

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WTB: ULA Epic
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I’m looking for a ULA Epic pack. My body type prefers S-straps, size small torso, small or medium hipbelt.

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2 Alpacka packrafts both skirted yukon yak and oar framed fjord explorer
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I have 2 good condition, fully functional, Alpacka packrafts for sale. One is a blue Yukon Yak w spray skirt and comes with an UL carbon/wood breakdown Alpacka/Sawyer paddle and…

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Alpacka Refuge w/upgrades
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Less than 70 river miles. Upgraded backband ($65), two new dry bags ($100), Alpacka Bowbag ($160), and Aquabound Manta Ray Carbon ($245) included. Here is the boat: https://www.alpackaraft.com/products/refuge ($1,275) Mine…

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FS: Alpacka Fjord Explorer w/ oars
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Sold 2014 Fjord Explorer with oars and spray skirt and keel no holes or abrasions used very little last time I used it was in 2016 been in my spare…

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Alpacka Expedition Removable Whitewater Deck – Size Medium
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Selling a Medium Alpacka Expedition with removable whitewater deck. All accessories that came with it are included – classic seating, backband, 4 point thigh straps, whitewater footbrace, sprayskirt + coaming,…

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Alpacka Refuge Review
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The Alpacka Raft Refuge Packraft weighs less than six pounds but includes a cargo fly and whitewater deck.

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Alpacka Refuge Packraft
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Gear reviews from our staff and members, buy/sell used, shopping tools, and more about the Alpacka Refuge Packraft.

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Alpacka Gnarwhal Packraft, L, whitewater deck, 420d fabric, bow bag
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Photos: https://imgur.com/a/oJMcR0M Selling a 2022 Alpacka Gnarwhal: * Size L * Whitewater deck * 420d Arctic Blue fabric (stronger/stiffer than usual 210d fabric) * Used less than 20 days *…

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Alpacka Scout Review
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The Alpacka Raft Scout packraft (2022 model) weighs less than four pounds. We review its durability and stability for both flatwater and Class 1 river running.

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Kokatat Goretex Drysuit, Mens Large, New
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I had an old Kokatat drysuit that had seam tape delamination and they warrantied it with a new one about 2 years ago. Right after receiving it I moved away…

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WTB Alpacka Refuge
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Yep, not sure you love it, I’d like to buy it, I’m in Canada, Laurence

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Werner Sherpa 4-piece Paddle
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Selling my Werner Sherpa packrafting paddle. It breaks down into 4 pieces and has a straight shaft with offset angled blades. I’ve had it for may years, probably something like…

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Alpacka Yukon Yak plus Sawyer Carbon Fiber Paddle (SOLD)
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Sadly, health issues have ended my packrafting days. I have a 2009 model Alpacka Yukon Yak packraft with spray deck in excellent condition.  There are no punctures or patches.  It…

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