Discussion in 'Gear Chat' started by stonemonkey, Jul 5, 2019.

  1. stonemonkey

    stonemonkey Trail Blazer

    I have seen comments on threads on here that people take kites...

    What kites do you take and use?

    I have a powerkite I need to swap for cash if anyone is interested.

    It's an ozone flow 2.5metre 20190704_194438.jpg 20190704_194634.jpg
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  2. tom

    tom Thru Hiker

    Hq-Kite 'Pocket Sled Rainbow', a hikers kite at 26gr I've had with me on every hike the last couple years .... until a rig line snapped and it flew away... This is the replacement:
    Lifts the spirit too on a wet stormy day...
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  3. Clare

    Clare Thru Hiker

    Tom, you’re shameless. Flying a rainbow kite while wearing a cuben poncho. Beauty and the beast.
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  4. Baldy

    Baldy Thru Hiker

  5. tom

    tom Thru Hiker

    and I thought cuben was the hight of fashion .... :rolleyes:
  6. Balagan

    Balagan Thru Hiker

    "Kite-wearing man launching kite" would work as a caption for that photo.
    Last edited: Jul 6, 2019
  7. Hori

    Hori Hiker

    I gave my grand daughter a pocket sled kite when we were camping last year and it was great fun. So I have bought myself one to enjoy when I’m out on my own.
  8. Ben

    Ben Summit Camper

    Loved my flow. Awesome kite to fly.
  9. Hori

    Hori Hiker

    Ours are Spirit of Air Parafoil. I don’t know how to upload a photo.

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