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Old 05-17-2007, 07:40 PM   #1
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so, i've been trying to build my camping gear back up. i need to get a tent, a sleeping bag and a water filtration system.

this is what i'm looking at so far.

Tents:

Sierra Designs Lightning - $249

Sierra Designs Sirius - $150

Sleeping bags:

Sierra Designs Stargazer - $172


and i have no idea what type of water filter to get.

any suggestions or has anyone else used this gear before?

thanx!
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i've got a sierra designs bag and I love it. It's very comfy. Their tents are solid as well.

For filtration I would get either that new MSR one
http://www.msrcorp.com/filters/pump_free.asp
or any other MSR one.
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I've just bought a Sierra Designs Baku 2 which is pretty similar to the lightning and I'm pretty impressed so far. So ridiculously light, I love it.
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well, i just went and picked up my gear yesterday. i ended up going with the

Sierra Designs Hyperlight tent (2 person)

Sierra Designs stargazer sleep bag

and MSR's sweetwater filtration system

i was like a kid outta a candy store when i got all my gear. i love camping so much and now i've got my gear set. yay!
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