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Re: Winter's coming...or, I can't get out as much as I'd like
BTW, assuming you are still in Austin, the winter there is beautiful. Explore the hill country as bit. Not as epic as you are used to, but the food might be better. Also southern Arizona is a grea...

In Philosophy & Technique » Winter's coming...or, I can't get out as much as I'd like
October 30, 11:44pm

Re: Winter's coming...or, I can't get out as much as I'd like
Was talking with a friend today and she agreed that this time of year (near the autumnal equinox) where the shortening of the length of the days is the fastest is even more of a psychological bumme...

In Philosophy & Technique » Winter's coming...or, I can't get out as much as I'd like
October 30, 11:20pm

Re: Btw
"Trip reports on Wallace were very hard to find. So if anyone has any info please share." I think I remember someone writing on here that it was great for fishing and had some big trou...

In Post-Trip Reports » Trip Report +Video Kearsarge to Mt Whitney
October 30, 11:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: The TP issue
"As a lesser curmudgeon, it's my duty to deliver offerings of respect to King Curmudgeon each and every year. This year's offering" Ian, that is awesome. I totally am gettin...

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
October 30, 9:48pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: The TP issue
"Gee whiz. Marcos is one of my favorite BPLers. I must be unhappy too." You are Nick, you are! Remember he has psychic powers!

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
October 27, 9:57am

Re: Quilt or Bag?
"Why not go for a quilt?" For me it was because he specifically mentioned (in a follow up post) the end of October in the Sierra. A quilt could hardly be more perfect for above freezin...

In GEAR » First Light purchase—sleeping bag/quilt or shelter?
October 27, 9:14am

Re: First Light purchase—sleeping bag/quilt or shelter?
Buy a bag first (not a quilt). Down. Warm enough to cover the coldest nights where you will be most of the time. Western Mountaineering, Marmot etc. Spare no expense. Why? Because it is almost ...

In GEAR » First Light purchase—sleeping bag/quilt or shelter?
October 26, 12:34pm

Re: Re: The TP issue
Thanks Nick - it is a great comfort to know there is a least one person more misanthropic that I am. ;-)

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
October 26, 11:55am

The TP issue
Recently while in a local park, an analogy came to me that seemed to crystallize why I get so uppity about people who leave TP in the wilderness. Let me just say that if you really are one of the f...

In Philosophy & Technique » LEAVE NO TRACE
October 26, 11:27am

Re: follow up?
As someone commented, those flies are pretty much the flies you would use for any trout anywhere. For Trout not in a food-rich environment (up in the mountains) it almost doesn't matter. I ...

In Fishing » Recommended Fly Assortment for Colorado Alpine Creeks and Lakes
October 26, 9:40am

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