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Dale Whitton (dwhitton) - BPL Premium Member

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"As per Tony Beasley's comments up thread, mass murders dropped to zero after the Port Arthur Massacre and the tightening of gun laws. " Not zero. The Monash University shooting...

In Chaff » Newtown
December 21, 3:03am

Weapon profileration
"And you guys so proud of having no guns might want to reconsider." I'm from Australia and lived for a few years in the US in the early 90s. Contrasting two societies with differen...

In Chaff » Newtown
December 20, 6:40pm

Buying Golite from Oz
Hey Mika - did you call Golite ? I'm also in Oz and ordered a couple of soft shells a few months ago. Their online ordering system repelled all attempts to give them money, however when I calle...

In Gear Deals » I need a favour from a forum member
October 08, 6:27pm

Notch in the wind
@ Diana - the weather has behaved itself so far around my Notch so no useful information for you !

In GEAR » Survey of lightweight one-person shelters?
September 17, 4:13pm

Notch in the Dust
Here are some pics of the Notch in outback Australia with a healthy dose of dust. ...and sharing a campsite with a Stratospire II The semi solid inner kept the dust out pretty well, so I woul...

In GEAR » Survey of lightweight one-person shelters?
September 17, 2:40am

Trip Length
I think it partly depends on how long the hike is. I would treat an overnighter in terrain I'm familiar with differently to a multi - day trip. Also party size is a consideration. I'm less ...

In GEAR » Do you carry redundant backups of critical gear?
August 13, 9:59pm

Solution for Side Sleepers
Stephen - thanks for taking the time to post your experiences on the Zpacks bags. I've got my eye on the 40deg version and have been trawling the net for user feedback, so your review is helpfu...

In GEAR » ZPacks Sleeping Bag - a Side Sleeper's Dream Bag!
July 26, 5:08am

5.10 Tennies
Matt - can't help out with too much info on the mileage yet as mine are still fairly new :-) So far they've been used on one river where there was minimal scrub bashing and not a lot of por...

In GEAR » Taking the Plunge and Looking for a Single pair Trail/Camp/Water Shoes
May 22, 2:49am

Don Ritchie RIP
Thanks for posting Doug, it's great to see Don's wonderful deeds are known across the Pacific.

In Chaff » Hey you Aussies!
May 22, 2:43am

River and Walking Shoe
Matthew - I went through a similar dilemma - but from a packrafting POV. I needed shoes which could handle hiking as well as have good grip on slippery rocks when portaging as well as good toe prot...

In GEAR » Taking the Plunge and Looking for a Single pair Trail/Camp/Water Shoes
May 17, 1:40am

All Reader Reviews by Dale Whitton

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Alpacka LLC Customer Service
Over the last six months I've been firmly bitten by the packrafting bug. With little background in whitewater it wasn't a surprise when I came adrift on an early trip and my Alpacka become wed...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 28, 2:13am