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Thanks everyone!
These are all great ideas -- thanks so much to everyone who contributed. I keep hearing about Henry Coe, though I've not been. What is it that makes it so popular among backpackers? Maybe w...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Thanksgiving backpacking ideas?
September 24, 9:50am

Thanksgiving backpacking ideas?
We're looking to take advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday by taking a 2-3 night backpacking trip. We recently relocated to the San Francisco bay area (Oakland) and ideally would like to drive...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Thanksgiving backpacking ideas?
September 21, 6:22pm

Re: Cuben Panniers.

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » Cuben Panniers.
September 10, 12:46pm

Trailhead shuttle – Shout-out and recommendation – Yellowstone Road Runner
Hey, BPL-ers! My girlfriend and I just finished a killer eight-day trip along the Thorofare and South Boundary Trail in Yellowstone. Many thanks to all the people whose posts and emails provided...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Trailhead shuttle – Shout-out and recommendation – Yellowstone Road Runner
September 05, 9:34am

Would love to see more Montane presence in US.
One of the best pieces of gear, of any type, that I have ever bought is my beloved Montane Jetstream wind shirt. It has been with me everywhere, and is always in my kit, save for the dead center of...

In GEAR » Montane's US distributor Sport Hansa
July 27, 3:59pm

Thanks, gents.
Those comments suggest that, even I want to go larger, just to be safe, the Pinnacle might indeed be more than sufficient. And still awfully light. I actually have an Ursack (but no liner) just a...

In GEAR » GoLite Odyssey.
May 10, 4:43pm

You know . . .
Somehow I hadn't even noticed the Pinnacle. I'd not seen the name go by anywhere. That's a good point. It's 1/3 again larger than the Jam2, and almost as big as the Quest (anothe...

In GEAR » GoLite Odyssey.
May 10, 11:10am

GoLite Odyssey.
Does anyone have experience with this pack? I'm considering this and the Jam2. I'm concerned the Jam2 wouldn't swallow a bear can; and, while larger, the Odyssey (like the Jam2) does ...

In GEAR » GoLite Odyssey.
May 10, 6:42am

Thanks, Cat.
I appreciate the insight. Best, Craig

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Cooking clothes in bear country – Needed?
May 10, 6:18am

Thanks, everyone.
Thanks, all, for the input. I ended up ordering from a UK bike shop (Chain Reaction Cycles) that claims to do a lot of overseas business. Promised delivery (by DHL) time indeed looks fast: 2-3 da...

In GEAR » Montane: US source?
May 10, 6:17am

All Reader Reviews by Craig Rosler

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Montrail Hurricane Ridge XCR
I've only put about 40 miles on these shoes so far, but I absolutely love them. I hope this review is not premature; I've gained a lot of insight from these forums, and wanted to be sure I ga...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
June 15, 2:43pm