Small Cups/Pots for the SUL/XUL Hiker

The Evernew 400ml Cup & Trail Designs Sidewinder. Quite Possible The Best SUL/XUL Setup!
The Evernew 400ml Cup & Trail Designs Sidewinder. Quite Possible The Best SUL/XUL Setup!

Greetings Hikers,

Over the last couple of years I have done a number of comparison spreadsheets which have become fairly popular on solo shelters and two person shelters.

I just got back from a trip hiking a couple sections of the PCT in Southern California, a section of the PCT in the Sierras, and doing further research on the Lowest to Highest trail – and somewhere amongst all those miles I thought to myself it was about time that I put together a spreadsheet on small cups/pots that we in the SUL/XUL world of hiking use.

Somewhere along the way I become frustrated with the large 550ml pot that I was carrying around, simply because it was more capacity than what I needed for the entire time I was on the trail. I did not take my MSR Titan Cup which my sister gave me for Christmas a few years ago, and that I really love, so I was stuck with a pot that had a capacity of almost twice what I needed. I told myself when I got back home I was going to put together a spreadsheet so I could see if my beloved titan cup was still a viable cup or if it was time to switch things up.

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