Peaceable Projects Inc. is a U.S.-based non-profit group that brings the vast resources of the wide world together with the ongoing needs of the people who live, work, and travel on the Camino de Santiago pilgrim trail network in Spain.
At 6-7, my problem was to find a pack which didn't have a waistband around my midriff. Bought a Bergens of Norway 48 liter pack and it worked well my last Camino. The length is adjustable, but anyone under 6' would be better served with a different pack.
Arn and I read the same book. Marshall pointed out how soldiers too heavily loaded suffered not only physical fatigue, but mental fatigue and were unable to effectively do their assigned missions. His suggestion was that, as on the Camino, packs be lightened as much as possible. While we will...
Received my undergraduate degree in Geology. Never worked in it but that is another story. American southwest is mostly cinder cones, go to New Mexico for volcanic plugs, i.e. Shiprock. Never regretted the degree field. Every roadcut is a story unto itself!