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Jaime Ondrusek (jondru) - BPL Forum Member

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not all possums are the same
I think many Americans don't realize (and maybe the reverse is true for the Aussies and Kiwis?) that the possum that is the source of "possum down" is not at all related to the one we...

In GEAR » If not PossumDown Beanie, then what?
December 02, 9:31pm

Roadrunner Shuttle?
Anybody have any experience with them? They're mentioned in one of the trail guides I had. I see Sarah there is a fan of Windsox...just wondering how they compare with one another. thanks...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 28, 4:27pm

fantastic!
Thanks for the photos! Do you have others posted somewhere? Also, so you remember what the tide level was in those Cape shots? thanks! vv J.O.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 27, 8:39am

the woods sound good to me....
Is that an option at the usual overnight spots? Speaking of which, where would you recommend overnighting along the route? I'm thinking of 4 relatively easy trail days (so 3 nights), from so...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 24, 10:26pm

sand stakes?
Oh, BTW: will I need sand stakes or will the regular kind be good enough for this terrain? thanks, vv J.O.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 24, 3:53pm

awesome!
I'll be sure to mark those spots on the map to watch for. thanks! vv J.O.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 24, 7:50am

yeah, I'm a doofus ;^)
Driving home today after posting that I realized there's a simple solution: camp just short of Cape Johnson. Probably right at Chilean Memorial. That means a much less crazy first day out wi...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 21, 9:29pm

shuttle complications
So I came across this site (http://windsox.us/ME/FAQ.html#LENGTH)for an Olympic shuttle service. I don't know if it's the same one that the Olympic NPS recommends. Our plan was to do the...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 21, 11:49am

shoe advice
Thanks for the input on the footwear. I'm hoping to find some of the Surges somewhere so I can check them out in person (they're neoprene, like a wetsuit). I have probably the same eVent...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 17, 3:19pm

taking it all in
Thanks all very much for your valuable advice! Our trip will be the North Coast route from Rialto to either Sand Point or Cape Alava (depending on how things go) in three days. First day the lon...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need advice -- WA Olympic coast in October
August 17, 10:03am

All Reader Reviews by Jaime Ondrusek

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Photon Freedom Micro (White)
I carry a Doug Ritter edition (see http://equipped.org/dr_photon.htm) of this light everywhere. This version addresses one common complaint: its body is bright yellow so it's much harder to lose! v...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
August 30, 2:34pm