BPL Community Profile

Travis Bernard (DispatchesfromtheNorth) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Lake Laberge
About Me Travis Bernard has not added a biography yet.
StateYukon Territory

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Travis Bernard

Showing 1 - 10 of 55 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6


Forum » Thread

Re: Mec
You guys both sound just like the evil little voice inside my head that's always helping me justify gear purchases. haha. I'm seriously leaning towards trying it out. If I do, I'll b...

In GEAR » Toray Dermizax NX
April 12, 11:31am

Re: That's a deal...
Yeah, I'm really leaning toward buying it. I'm hesitant because it's so hard to find information on the performance apart from a few brief reviews on MEC.

In GEAR » Toray Dermizax NX
April 11, 9:39pm

Re: Re: Toray Dermizax NX
Yeah, I've read through that thread. Was hoping someone had some practical experience with the jacket, or any updated info on the waterproofness/breathability of dermizax nx.

In GEAR » Toray Dermizax NX
April 10, 5:01pm

Toray Dermizax NX
Anyone have any experience with this jacket: http://www.mec.ca/product/5029-919/mec-alpine-refuge-jacket-mens/?f=10+50021+50089 I'm looking for a rain jacket for use in the Yukon and part...

In GEAR » Toray Dermizax NX
April 10, 12:18pm

ULA Catalyst
I picked a Catalyst for myself and a Circuit for my girlfriend in December. Love both of them so far. Yes, the catalyst is pretty big for shorter trips, but like others have said it still packs d...

In GEAR » ULA Catalyst vs. ???? for a solo JMT thru hike
April 04, 7:58am

Re: RE: Serve and Protect
Population size definitely has a huge impact on how these situations are dealt with as well. Police that work in a place like downtown Vancouver are likely going to react quite differently in a si...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Perils of stealth camping, hiking, or even jogging in the US
March 27, 4:37pm

Serve and Protect
Disclaimer: I didn't watch the video. I'm just providing my input based on the ongoing conversation. I couldn't agree with you more Dena. Being from a small town in Canada I can...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Perils of stealth camping, hiking, or even jogging in the US
March 27, 3:11pm

Garden Protection
There's no such thing as too overprepared when it comes to protecting your garden. I have strategically placed IED's all over my yard to keep the critters at bay. I've lost a few good...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » "Ultralight hunting"
March 26, 10:45am

Re: Gränsfors-Bruks Mini Hatchet Review
Great to see a little bit of bushcraft on BPL. I have the GB wildlife hatchet and it's always along on canoe trips and car camping trips with me. The goal this summer is to carve myself a s...

In Editor's Roundtable » Gränsfors-Bruks Mini Hatchet Review
March 25, 9:56pm

WTB: Montbell Spats
Hey, I've been searching high and low for a couple pairs of Montbell Spats gaiters. Can't find anywhere in Canada that sells them. If anyone has a pair they want to sell in size M or L...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Montbell Spats
March 24, 2:58pm

All Reader Reviews by Travis Bernard

Travis Bernard has posted no reviews.