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KEN LARSON (KENLARSON) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Western Michigan
About Me Mounteering, climbing and backpacking and outdoor endeavors I have been engaged with since age eleven all over North America and Canada. Retired educator, researcher and outdoor facilitator. Currently dealing with Multiple Myeloma Cancer and still backpacking with the grandchildren on a "lighter note".
CityGrand Haven
StateMI
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by KEN LARSON

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Onward and Upward
As an educator speaking, this is an example of "ACTION SPEAKING LOUDER THAN WORDS!" I would bet the "little ladies" that experienced this adventure will be returning to give ...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » Girl Scout Backpacking - Our Troop’s First Trip
January 27, 6:53am

HELP
Try Sleeping Bear Dunes and the Manitou Islands. Leland Peninsula Area....great Small Mouth Bass fishing at the end where the State Park is. I believe these areas will keep you "busy"...

In Pre-Trip Planning » HELP! (whats in Michigan?)
January 23, 2:23am

***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
>>>>>>SOLD<<<<<<

In Gear Swap » ***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
January 22, 7:49am

***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
>>>>>STILL FOR SALE<<<<<

In Gear Swap » ***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
January 22, 4:00am

***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
Several measurement errors were recorded in the initial posting. These have been corrected below and in the initial posting above. My Measurements • Weight: 164lbs • Height: 5’ – 10.8...

In Gear Swap » ***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
January 21, 4:38pm

***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET SOLD ***
PERFECT CONDITION….NEVER USED. I foresee it will never be used as planned with my ongoing cancer. The Goosefeet Sweater with Front Pocket is light enough to slide under a shell in a pinch, an...

In Gear Swap » ***FS GOOSEFEET DOWN SWEATER with FRONT POCKET ***
January 20, 4:32pm

Good Sleeping Bag for 10 year olds
Four of my grand children have used these bags in Michigan from Mid Spring to Mid Fall with no issues. Do not know if available but the bags have served them well.

In GEAR » Good Sleeping Bag for 10 year old daughter
January 20, 2:33pm

Testing the Kovea Spider Stove - NOT SPAM
Saw this information and I thought I would share for those who are into Dry Baking & Stoves.

In GEAR » Testing the Kovea Spider Stove by FLAT CAT GEAR
January 12, 9:53am

Testing the Kovea Spider Stove by FLAT CAT GEAR
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xP7Fp8KXp4 Dry Baking Using a Kovea Stove Teaching a Bobcat new tricks with Kovea Stove https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zhh8ONt_LPg Dry Baking Using an Ep...

In GEAR » Testing the Kovea Spider Stove by FLAT CAT GEAR
January 12, 5:26am

Spyderco Ladybug H1
+1

In Multiple Use Gear » WHAT IS YOUR BEST MULTI USE TOOL FOR OPENING WILD IDEAS BEAR CANISTER
January 10, 8:56am

All Reader Reviews by KEN LARSON

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123Mountain OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
>>>>>>>>BEWARE<<<<<<<< Read the BB Business Review BELOW before you decide to purchase ITEMS from this company. BB Business Review

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 22, 7:19am

SOTO PRODUCTS STOVES & POCKET TORCH
Would highly recommend ANY of SOTO's products as they RATE 5 in my estimation. I have purchased and have used many of SOTO's products (STOVES: iso & white gas and POCKET TORCHES: butan...

In Stoves - Canister
May 24, 10:57am

Sawyer In-Line Filter
SP-125 PURIFIER (NOW - SP-35 PURIFIER)

In Hydration - Water Treatment
March 08, 2:15pm

MSR Mountain Safety Research HyperFlow microfilter
I purchased one of the very first MSR Hyperflow filters from REI (April08) and experienced many of the filter issues that have been mentioned (reduced output, hard pumping, backflushing difficulties a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 25, 10:24am

Alpkit CarbonLite
CarbonLite hiking/trekking pole review: • I have been using “h...

In Trekking Poles
June 30, 9:06am

PossumDown Gloves (BPL Gear Shop)
I was interested in the level of warmth provided by an overmitt and wool liner combination and did some cold weather testing of hand gear for the last three days, since the temperatures in Michigan we...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
November 30, 1:57pm