Tag Archives: spinntwinn

Tarps versus tents

Not that many years ago abackpacker who aspired to be ultralight (or even lightweight) had to use a tarp as tents were much heavier. Silnylon has made the choice a littler harder as tents have become much lighter and a … Continue reading

Posted in Backpacking, Hiking, Ultralight, Ultralite | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gossamer Gear SpinnTwinn Tarp

I recently got a SpinnTwinn from a well-known auction site. Gossamer Gear don’t make them anymore but their new tarps are almost the same apart from the material used. The SpinnTwinn is made from Spinnaker fabric while the new ones … Continue reading

Posted in Backpacking, Hiking, Review, Ultralight, Ultralite | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment