190 - Are You Self-Contained and Selfish or a Gear-Sharing Disaster?

July 18th, 2022

Derek and Carl break down weight savings vs. convenience and make a case for both sides of this debate. But there's one piece of gear they suggest everyone should always bring themselves. Also, Carl challenges Derek with outdoor song-themed trivia.

Some of the Topics Discussed
-Cutting Pack Weight
-The most/least durable gear
-The strongest arguments for and against sharing gear

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