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Martha S. (kitfox) - BPL Forum Member

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Golite Lair might meet your needs
Hi -- I have a Golite Lair 2 tarp which I LOVE. It has fewer features than the Shangri La but you can pick one up on Ebay or from this forum for a LOT less, since it's been discontinued. Should...

In Make Your Own Gear » Advice on a tyvek tent
August 29, 9:23pm

Geez Louise. The only thing uglier than a pair of Crocs would be a pair of Crocs weighing down my backpack.

In Post-Trip Reports » East vs West or Boyscout trained vs BPL disciple
September 17, 3:01pm

schlepping water
A long-time desert hiking friend and trip leader wrote a lightweight-hiking guide with the following advice for estimating the water you need. While YMMV, he hasn't lost anyone yet. Assume 2...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Need some good advice on large water carry
September 06, 11:24pm

Thanks for the compliment, Jim. Oh, and the photo too, btw! ;-) But seriously, why try to improve on perfection?!

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Old stove?
August 26, 10:43am

I have one of these... was a great little stove in its day -- wish I could find canisters for it.

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Old stove?
August 25, 10:46pm

I'll take it if still available, please. PM on its way. Thanks.

In Gear Swap » FS: Modified Granite Gear Virga
July 27, 8:14pm

Now Grrls...
...just remember that you'll survive longer in an emergency situation with a little extra adiopose... assuming you have access to equal amounts of water. At least that's how I comfort my...

In Philosophy & Technique » Low Body Fat - The Tipping Point
July 09, 9:36pm

Hot desert nights
If it's too hot to sleep I generally lay on top of my bag with my clothes on. Depending on location I might zip off the bottoms of my hiking pants. But I generally like to remain at least l...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » What to bring for sleep in hot conditions?
July 05, 5:51am

lowa hikers
sent you a pm... thanks.

June 27, 11:53am

From the Garden
I got some cheap white potting gloves from Kmart or somewhere similar. My sister doesn't like to wear the whole glove so she cut the fingers off. But then, we're cheap.

In GEAR » Sun Gloves?
June 25, 5:09pm

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