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marshall elliott (BurntCloth) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale The West
About Me Getting lighter all the time.
CityDenver
StateCO
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://marshallelliott.com

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All Forum Posts by marshall elliott

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I don't know of any awesome day hikes in the area, but I love that part of Colorado. One thing, if you have time, that may be interesting is the Shambhala Mountain Center, which is close to Re...

In Post-Trip Reports » Need a good day hike near Red Feather Co.
June 08, 6:07pm

Cost per weight.
Yeah, I set my upper limit at $10/ oz. That was how I justified buying one of those silnylon stuff sacks for a food bag . . .

In GEAR » This would be great if we had it for backpacking gear
April 27, 12:21pm

This would be great if we had it for backpacking gear
I just ran across this website, "weight weenies," a cycling site (yeah, we're not the only ones): http://weightweenies.starbike.com/ It's a user-supported comprehensive list...

In GEAR » This would be great if we had it for backpacking gear
April 27, 11:02am

Stream crossings with one pair of shoes?
During my recent three-day trek, I was constantly in soggy wet areas and stream crossings that couldn't always be jumped. I used to change into my camp shoes and wade across, then dry off...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Stream crossings with one pair of shoes?
July 24, 10:59pm

Ok!
Oops, sorry. Before posting I had looked for some kind of guidelines for the gear swap forum, but I didn't see them.

In Gear Swap » FS: Osprey Atmos 50 & REI GTX Cyclops Bivy (on Ebay)
April 30, 9:24pm

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In Gear Swap » FS: Osprey Atmos 50 & REI GTX Cyclops Bivy (on Ebay)
April 29, 9:04pm

All Reader Reviews by marshall elliott

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Bear Paw Wilderness Designs 8x10 Silnylon Tarp
When it comes to a standard 8x10 silnylon tarp, I doubt there's much difference between any of the brands. The important things seem to be: webbing tieouts and a seam that runs lengthwise, with a...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
August 21, 10:46am

La Sportiva Crosslite
The first thing you notice about these shoes is the gnarly, trail-eating tread. Well, OK, that's the second thing. The first is the bizarre euro-styling. It's a lot to ask some nature lover...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
April 26, 9:05am