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Get one of these....makes the walking much easier
Quote from: Buck on February 13, 2018, 09:17:20 AMI'll admit it looks good, but have you ever tried to hike in one of those in the rain?
How well does the Coolibar hold up if it starts to hail?
Quote from: Imre on February 14, 2018, 09:56:09 AMHow well does the Coolibar hold up if it starts to hail?If the hail had gotten up to quarter or half dollar size...I don't know. That might be a good time to turn the trash barrel over and climb in.
Once I was at the picnic table at the cabin near boot spring when it started to hail ... in about 20 minutes it looked like it had snowed in August! I had a solid umbrella with me, which is why I asked. Definitely a serious question.
I actually took a cheap one that was well used and covered it with a silver Mylar space blanket (what a weirdo) and used it on a hike to Randell's Overlook as a test run. Except for the crinkling noise I liked it a lot and ordered my Coolibar umbrella as soon as I returned home.
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