Tom Clark – Middle aged (if I live to 100) Materials Scientist – Hiked mostly on Appalachian Trail in TN, NC, VA, PA, NY, & VT. Some memorable trips to Yosemite, The Presidential Range, Moab, Zion, The Superstitions, and portions of the PCT in the Cascades (The Three Sisters). – Completed the John Muir Trail in 2014 with 14 lbs base.
– Started backpacking in 1992, switched to lightweight ~1999. – Currently using tarp, bivy sack, & quilt. – Base summer weight ~8-10 lbs. – Some photos from previous trips http://www.flickr.com/photos/tomclark1/
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