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Carsten Jost (Carsten010) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me 2003 - West Coast Trail
2004 - Appalachian Trail
2005 - 400 miles on the GR11, Spain
2006 - 700 miles on the PCT
2008 - Pacific Crest Trail
2009 - Nordkalottleden, Scandinavia
CityKranzegg
StateBavaria
CountryGermany
My Website URLhttp://blog.fastpacking.de

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SAR in Europe
HI folkes, a good option to get a cheap but ggod insurance for alpine hikes etc is becoming a member of the DAV(Deutscher Alpenverein) which is the German Alpine Club. The insurance is inclu...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rescue Insurance for Backpackers
January 11, 3:10am

Marmot Essence Pants
Marmot Essence Pants

In GEAR » ultra light rain pants for ultra running/fastpacking
March 25, 1:13pm

Don´t fear Fuller Ridge
In 2006 and 2008 I was warned at the AZPCTKO that Fuller Ridge would be possible only with ice axe and at least instep-crampons. In 2006 I bought instep crampons and got them send to Idylwild...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking Through Hyperbole: The Vortex of Fear
January 25, 7:58pm

Good job
Hey Monty, it´s Sauerkraut! Cool to read about your gear choices here.

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Testimony: The Fun Goes Up When The Weight Goes Down
February 19, 5:12am

Thumbs up for your adventure
I´m kind of delighted to be able to contribute to the discussion. The Pyrenees are a great place to hike and there are some things I´d like to add after a 400 Mile Hike in the spanish Pyren...

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Gear for Long Distance Hiking: Four Months in Europe
April 19, 4:25am

FS: ULA Axis Crampons
Hi there, new, never used Axis Crampons http://www.ula-equipment.com/axis.htm We sell two pairs which we bought for our PCT hike this year but never used them. New Price was 55 buck...

In Gear Swap » FS: ULA Axis Crampons
July 26, 10:58am

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