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by justmeagain
Fri Sep 19, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

Well you asked for it, so here is the pack porn. Original review in Backpacker magazine, 1973 if my horrible memory serves me well. I've since found additional reviews (similar praise) in back issues of Outside and Mariah magazines. http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a249/meganandrusty/superior%20hik...
by justmeagain
Thu Sep 18, 2008 9:57 am
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Made In America
Replies: 25
Views: 21696

Re: Made In America

Cooke Custom Sewing - Dan mostly sells canoeing gear, but his tarps and shelters are top notch pieces of kit.
by justmeagain
Thu Sep 18, 2008 9:50 am
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

It looks like the above post and poster should be deleted.
by justmeagain
Wed Sep 03, 2008 4:33 pm
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

I'll take some close-up photos as I start packing for my trip and post them here. I don't happen to have any at this point.
by justmeagain
Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

I'll be headed to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. I've not been to the Copper Harbor area but hope to get there someday. The UP has some great areas, I've been to the Porkies several times as well. I'll post the pictures.
by justmeagain
Thu Aug 28, 2008 4:56 pm
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

The photo is several years old, taken in late September/early October. I was on the Superior Hiking Trail in northern Minnesota. The big body of water is Lake Superior. I'll be using the pack again in a month in northern Michigan and can post photos if anyone is intersted in the trip. The Oregon pho...
by justmeagain
Thu Aug 28, 2008 2:29 pm
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Rivendell Mountain Works
Replies: 25
Views: 21529

Re: Rivendell Mountain Works

Hi all, first post here. I stumbled on this site googling Rivendell Mountain Works. I have a couple of orginal Rindell Jensens as well as a modern Giant Jensen by Eric Hardee (current owner). Properly sized, the Jensen is a whale of a nice pack. Eric's modern packs are every bit as good as the origi...