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Benjamin Brillat (brillb) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Northeast USA
About Me 33 years old, travel mostly in Europe for vacation. Also lots of winter outdoors activities - AT, XC, snowshoeing.
CityLewisburg
StatePA
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RMNP Longs Peak - Stash overnight backpacks for summit day?
Hi all, I'm looking at a multi-day hike in RMNP, and one day we're going from Battle Mountain Group site to Boulder Brook. This is the day that, ideally, we'll hike Longs Peak. We ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » RMNP Longs Peak - Stash overnight backpacks for summit day?
March 13, 9:53am

Nearby to ATL weekend/day hikes
I'm interested to hear ideas as well - I'm working in Atlanta and would like to know some ideas nearby for weekend hiking or day trips.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Where to go in Appalachians near Atlanta over spring break
February 25, 9:35pm

3 Day 2 Night - South Arapaho Peak - Eldora CO - missing 1 section of hike
Hello, I am thinking of doing a 3 day 2 night trip in the Roosevelt National Forest, outside of Eldora CO. We want to see South Arapaho Peak, and also make it up to Caribou Lake. I also though...

In Pre-Trip Planning » 3 Day 2 Night - South Arapaho Peak - Eldora CO - missing 1 section of hike
February 25, 8:20pm

Re: Glacier National Park Montana - 2 night trip planning
Awesome info. In what I would normally consider a completely ridiculous question given this is a July trip, is there any AT skiing to be had right now in Glacier? Is that even allowed? Even if...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Glacier National Park Montana - 2 night trip planning
June 24, 8:43pm

Glacier National Park Montana - 2 night trip planning
I'm headed to Glacier National Park (USA/Montana, not the one in Canada) in 2 weeks for a Wednesday afternoon - Thursday all day - Friday morning trip. Looking for any good itinerary recommend...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Glacier National Park Montana - 2 night trip planning
June 24, 6:34pm

July 9-11 Glacier NP Montana -- Hiking Partner wanted
I will be hitting Glacier National Park (USA/Montana) for the first time in 2 weeks, from July 9-11. I'm from the US East coast but am driving there (and back) from Calgary, Alberta. I'...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » July 9-11 Glacier NP -- Hiking Partner wanted
June 24, 6:28pm

Water Caching?
So I've read this thread with interest, but having grown up in the Northeast the whole concept of "Water Caching" is entirely unfamiliar to me. Can someone explain exactly how this w...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Balls and Sunshine Ripped-off on the CDT!!
May 15, 11:12am

Backcountry Navigator and Paper
I use Backcountry Navigator Pro on my Android phone and tablet. It's awesome. You can pull many different map database sources, so strictly speaking for the OP question, the map resolution is...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Android Map App. with 1:24,000 Resolution TOPO?
March 28, 1:56pm

Retail store now "Buffalo Valley Outfitters"
I happened to be driving by the other day and noticed that they have a new sign. The retail store is now "Buffalo Valley Outfitters", http://www.bvogear.com/, although the titanium campi...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Vargo Gear -Lewisburg, PA
March 19, 6:55am

Silhouette and Rudy Project
There's really two questions here. Are you looking for ultralight glasses, or glasses that are great on a backpacking trip? If you want the lightest glasses frames possible - get Silhouette...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Source for UL Precription Sunglasses or Lenses
February 16, 10:32pm

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