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  1. AlongTheAway

    Merino layers for April/May - advice about Icebreaker weights

    Hi everyone Thanks to all the advice on the forums and the excellent post Christmas sales I am making progress on my Camino gear (including two pairs of shoes being tested and just bought my backpack today!) Now moving on to the top part of me. As a big Icebreaker fan I am thinking about going...
  2. L

    Fleece or no fleece?

    Hi, I'm heading out of SJDPP in early October. I see on a lot of the packing lists to bring a fleece. I am not a big fan of fleece, wore one on the Inca Trail years ago and it drove me crazy because they feel so constricting to me, plus a lot of them are 3/4 zip/mock turtleneck which I am also...
  3. RMcDonald

    Camino Frances July-Aug...questions from a newbie!

    Hello fellow pilgrims! I am about to experience my very first Camino and are both excited, anxious and ....excited!! I have been reading, researching, following the Camino de Santiago forum and learning so much! Thank you for posting all of your tips, suggestions and experiences...this has...
  4. mcopeland

    Fleece

    We are making our first Camino Frances around April 25th through mid-June. After researching the forum on layers to wear in this changing season, we discovered that base layer, fleece layer and rain jacket was recommended several times. So we ordered fleece jackets with hoods. We're not crazy...
  5. Mike Savage

    Which outer layer fleece for Sept/Oct?

    I have most of my equipment but am confused on what weight fleece for an outer layer of warmth. This will be for the Camino Francés from September 7th-October 16th this year. I was thinking of the North Face Canyonwall but it is listed as a heavy weight and weighs 20oz (567grams) This will be...
  6. electra_cd

    Sarria to Santiago late May- investing in merino vs. fleece?

    Thank you to everyone who takes the time to answer questions on this forum! I'm hiking Sarria to Santiago at the end of May into June and could use clothing pointers. I already own hiking sneakers, polypro and wool socks, silk base layers, athletic tees, and a rain jacket. I'm in the process of...
  7. gracie

    Baggage weight

    I weighed my baggage and it is already more than 10% of my weight, that doesn't include yet the shampoo, soap, shoes, mobilephone and the charger. Since i will be taking my journey in the middle of August maybe it is not a good idea to take a fleece jacket. Is there an area along Camino Fances...
  8. SabineP

    Fleece as middle layer

    Do any of you have some recommendations /preferences about fleece jackets/ pullovers? I'm mainly searching for a lightweight fleece that I can wear on top of my base layer clothing. Which thickness should I aim for? ( I will be doing the Camino in april/may ). I must add that I already have a...


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