The Oware poncho/tarp is a 5'2" by 7'8" rectangle of silnylon with a hood in the middle. The hood has a bungee drawcord closure around the face. There are 12 guy points around the edges plus four snaps to close up the sides. Just another poncho/tarp?
Research Scientist. Been walking all my life, mainly off-track - we don't have 'trails' here, and I always go with my wife. Summer and winter, lowland and highland, Australia and Europe. Forced into UL gear by heavy packs and increasing age. :-)
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