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Kristin Tennessen (ktenness) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Sierra Nevadas
About Me Bioinformatician and backpacker, unfortunately cannot do both simultaneously.

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All Forum Posts by Kristin Tennessen

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Thanks for a great GGG
Thank you to everyone that helped organize this wonderful event which brought together so many fun, interesting, and friendly folk. I didn't get to participate in too many conversations becaus...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California GGG #7 - Jan 29 to Feb 1, 2015
February 04, 11:20am

What a great trip!

In Post-Trip Reports » Traversing the Brooks Range – A Father-Son-Son Adventure
September 19, 11:13pm

Kristin, you are amazing. Thanks for sharing your story. This is one of the best articles I've read, ever. I am so proud of you. Thanks for the inspiration.

In Editor's Roundtable » Thru-Hiking Alaska’s Arctic: A 1,000 Mile Solo Traverse
October 31, 10:37pm

Thanks BPLers
Thanks everyone for the great comments. I love being a part of this inspiring community.

In Editor's Roundtable » Backpacking with a Newborn
August 14, 2:13pm

Links in article
Sorry the links didn't translate to the article. ISPO: All of our other articl...

In Editor's Roundtable » Global Test Conclusion: Honeymooning in the Backcountry
June 19, 4:13pm

Deep zip
Nursing tanks are these: They have an elastic neck and shoulders so they are easy to pull down. I tried this on toda...

In GEAR » Breast feeding top recommendations
May 23, 7:52pm

Breast feeding top recommendations
I have a 3 month old baby and he's been backpacking 3 times. I am happy with my nursing tanks, and my warm down parka. However, I need something in between that allows for minimal air exposur...

In GEAR » Breast feeding top recommendations
May 22, 8:55pm

Women-specific articles
I started writing 2 female-specific articles I never finished enough to submit to BPL this year. One is something like 'Tips to stay clean in the wilderness' and the other is 'A comple...

In Editor's Roundtable » 2012 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
December 29, 12:13pm

It was a quick trip and with a quick photo turn-around. Tony thanks for documenting, Ken for planning, and everyone else for making the trip out! It was a super fun weekend. I enjoyed meeting al...

In Photo Gallery » Gathering of Gear Geeks 2012: Pointe Reyes National Seashore
October 21, 10:09pm

My backpacking partner drinks the gray water every time. I'm so lucky.

In Editor's Roundtable » Cleaning Up after a Backpacking Meal... using Honey?
July 08, 6:22pm

All Reader Reviews by Kristin Tennessen

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Patagonia Women's Active Hipster
At 31 grams (size small) they are my heaviest panties. Comfort I do not like the thickness of the fabric. They take forever to dry and are uncomfortable to wear while damp, and don't dry quic...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
February 17, 10:54am

Icebreaker Nature 150 Bikini
I have two pairs of these top-performers. They are my underwear of choice for any activity, winter or summer. At 24 grams (size xs) they deserve 5 stars for performance:weight ratio. Comfort The...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
February 10, 3:39am