Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Walter Carrington (Snowleopard) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Mass.
About Me Walter Carrington has not added a biography yet.

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

All Forum Posts by Walter Carrington

Showing 1 - 10 of 575 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...58


Forum » Thread

RE: QUESTIONS: Vivobarefoot
My older vivobarefoot shoes lasted quite a while, especially considering how minimal they were. Unfortunately, they changed their models and the new ones just don't fit as well (toe box more ...

In GEAR » QUESTIONS: Vivobarefoot
October 01, 12:46pm

any hams in here?
K1CMF I did a lot of exploring bushwhacks in the Catskills, Berkshires and Taconics years ago. I managed to operate Bear Mt, CT and Bearpen Mt in the Catskills using a Gonset Communicator back in...

In GEAR » any hams in here?
September 01, 12:41pm

RE: Catskills bushwhack - Table - Peekamoose - Lone - Rocky - Balsam Cap - Friday - Cornell - Slide
On a map that looks like fun, but I'm too old for that sort of thing now. Here's a trip report (not mine) on part of it by Another Kevin, who is on Whiteblaze http://dftscript.blogspot.c...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Catskills bushwhack - Table - Peekamoose - Lone - Rocky - Balsam Cap - Friday - Cornell - Slide
September 01, 12:30pm

Re: Hardly a problem this year!
Diane: " need a new pair, though. Has anyone tried the 2.5's? Did they change the toe box much? I didn't like the reviews I saw for the 2.0's, it sounded like they were a bad desig...

In GEAR » Altra Lone Peaks in wet Washington
July 13, 4:00pm

BG insights helpful.
I know enough photography to know that BG knows a lot more and is a much better photographer than me. He's been generous in helping with photo equipment info in the threads I've read and I...

In Gear Deals » In honor of Bob Gross, buy a foam pad and get 10% off
July 03, 2:22pm

Peter's headnets.
Marko -- " or else go into the tutu business". Hiking tutus! It'd be cooler than regular bottoms, though kind of transparent. :)

In GEAR » peters headnets
July 03, 1:41pm

Peter's headnets.
They're the only headnet I've been able to tolerate, easier to see through, more breathable, nice design. Tulle is a nice fabric for a headnet, but hard to sew according to Peter. A b...

In GEAR » peters headnets
July 03, 11:55am

Nice Event jacket.
I've got one and really like it, well made, very breathable, sturdy. Good luck in selling at a great price.

In Gear Swap » FS: Men's Medium Rab Latok Alpine Jacket
July 01, 11:40am

RE: Difficulty swallowing: GERD?
I had a similar problem starting in my late 40s, gradually getting worse with age. It wasn't associated with hiking. It felt like my throat was shutting down and I couldn't swallow, especi...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Difficulty swallowing
July 01, 11:35am

Iceland -- Volcanic eruption.
You should keep track of the active erupting volcanoes. Bárðarbunga is erupting and causing very high pollution levels, sometimes even as far away as Reykjavik. This writer had her breathing af...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Iceland - Laugavegurinn Trail
October 21, 12:33pm

All Reader Reviews by Walter Carrington

Walter Carrington has posted no reviews.