Does anyone use an Outsak?

2rocky

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Maybe in an environment where you can't hang your pack from an elevated branch to keep critters out of it.

In Colorado we did have a squirrel chew through our plastic camp box to get to the bread and trail mix.
 

muleman

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I've never personally had an issue. However, I have seen food, water containers and sleeping bags that were cached for a week chewed on. I label and ziplock my breakfast, lunch, and dinner in quart ziplock bags; snack go in sandwich bags. Then I put each days food in a gallon ziplock bag. Then all of my food goes in a mesh stuff sack. If I were worried about rodents, I could hang the mesh bag. My theory is that having the food in ziplocks reduces the food odors and stops rodents from coming after my food.
 

rye_a

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Looks like carrying enough of these to store food for an extended trip would be heavy.
 
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