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Re: 1P Single Wall Tent Q
I went thorough a similar decision recently. Living in Colorado, I've been able to avoid the bugs for the most part and have been happy with floorless shelters. But a wet spring and summerr h...

In GEAR » 1P Single Wall Tent Q
July 09, 6:17pm

Re: specs and synthetic insulation
Thanks for your explanation, Paul. It makes sense.

In GEAR » Lightest 20F Synthetic Bag?
July 05, 3:17pm

Specs vs measured weight
Billy, it may be typical to understate weight in specs but it doesn't mean that it has to be acceptable. Certainly, manufacturers can try to gain a competitive advantage by understating weig...

In GEAR » Lightest 20F Synthetic Bag?
July 05, 11:13am

Re: Re: Re: Light Weight Synthetic BAG... NOT a quilt please
... uncool and rogue... that's me! Yeah, me too, Billy. Thanks for pointing out the REI Lumen. I had passed on an earlier version that was heavier and had a higher EN lower limit. Looks li...

In GEAR » Lightest 20F Synthetic Bag?
July 04, 12:04pm

Re: Light Weight Synthetic BAG... NOT a quilt please
OK, billy, as long as you accept that we're both going rogue by discussing 20F synthetic bags on BPL. If I were buying today, I'd go with the Mountain Hardware Hyperlamina Flame. EN low...

In GEAR » Lightest 20F Synthetic Bag?
July 04, 8:23am

Re: Sun Shirt
+1 for the Railriders Adventure Shirt. Some of the mesh on the back may be blocked, depending on which backpack you use, but the mesh under the arms lets the cooling breezes through. I should al...

In GEAR » Sun Shirt
June 04, 7:05am

Re: Redford and Nolte film about AT - Take a Walk In The Woods
Great cast and it looks like the movie takes the same tone as the book. I'd watch it.

In On the Web » Redford and Nolte film about AT - Take a Walk In The Woods
May 28, 5:45pm

Re: sony rx100 IV
Thanks for the laugh, Franco. That says it all.

In Photography » sony rx100 IV
May 22, 5:29pm

Re: is bear canister needed?
1-Just hang your food. 2-A small car is fine. The dirt roads can get washboardy in spots, but I've done it several times in a Honda Civic. 3-No designated campsites. Camp wherever.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Rocky Mountain National Park
May 08, 1:58pm

Re: Colorado Canyon Country – Little Bookcliffs WSA
Thanks for that report, Paul. Little Bookcliffs has been on my list for a while now. After seeing your photos, I know that I have to get out there.

In Post-Trip Reports » Colorado Canyon Country – Little Bookcliffs WSA
May 04, 5:46pm

All Reader Reviews by Dondo .

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Montbell U.L.AlpineBurrow Bag #3 Long
Nice review, Mitchell. After our discussion here about this bag back in April, I had a serious hankering after this bag. I really had no need of another bag and managed to resist until the Memorial ...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 29, 8:38pm

Rocky Rocky GTX Socks
Mine fit well. Size 10 slips right over a thin pair of wool socks and my size 9.5 feet. They are comfortable inside my trail runners and do what they claim to do--keep my feet warm and dry in wet, col...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
February 27, 8:01pm

Pacer Poles
Here's something I just posted at the Editor's Roundtable forum. It occured to me that it belongs here as well. Heather, here's something I posted on the TLB general discussion forum a...

In Trekking Poles
December 12, 8:28pm

Lighten Up! by Don Ladigin
This is the book I recommend to friends and folks I meet on the trail who are interested in going lighter. It's fun, unpretentious, and lays out the basic ideas in ways that are easy to understand. Do...

In Books and Media
November 23, 8:15am

Eastern Mountain Sports
Craig, good news. The last EMS store in Colorado closed a few months ago so no more tax for you. It was two miles away from my home in Denver and I miss it but I'll admit that I took full advantage o...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
November 21, 9:20pm