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Richard Reno (scubahhh) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale White Mountains, mostly.
About Me The older I get, the better I used to be.
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Kat's right...
With a warm U/Q, you'll be surprised how little you need on top. For 3seasons I usually use an Xtherm under me, and a light quilt on top; works great on the ground, too. Check out https://ha...

In Hammocks » Heaviest insulation on the bottom or the top? Which is more efficient?
April 21, 5:46pm

Guyot and Garfield tent sites...
...both have platforms, so rocks might be the way to go unless there are eyelets hanging around; sometimes people screw them into the platforms and leave them behind. Both have bear boxes and occas...

In Gear Lists » June Pemi Loop
April 21, 2:19pm

Thanks!
Does it have a hood?

In Gear Swap » FS: Outdoor Research Pertex Microlight wind jacket
April 20, 5:17pm

Freeze-dried meals...
10% off at REI if you buy 8, and another $20 off if you spend $100. If you play your cards right hat adds up to about 30% off.

In Gear Deals » Freeze-dried meals...
April 19, 5:53pm

Is this the "vigor" jacket?
http://www.amazon.com/Outdoor-Research-Mens-Vigor-Jacket/dp/B004ODEXAM What condition?

In Gear Swap » FS: Outdoor Research Pertex Microlight wind jacket
April 19, 4:35pm

Google it!
If yu google "animal scat posters" you'll find tons of resources. I especially like the bandanas decorated with drawings of poo.

In Other Activities » Animal Scat/Tracks Poster
April 16, 11:31am

Google "UTILA"
...then go there and learn how to scuba dive. I took my then-girlfriend (now wife) there for a week in 1993 to teach her, and we stayed for ten years.

In GEAR » Dreaming with my tax return...
April 16, 11:18am

Don't laugh...
LL Bean Trail Model rain pants hav eben my go-to for years and years. About 10 oz.,breathable enough, and very durable; and $80. Only issue is that they don't have pockets... but for me, that&#...

In GEAR » Rain pants recommendations for occasional, light use?
April 16, 5:58am

Large Thermarest Xtherm.
$180 with the 20% coupon, paid for with about half my dividend. It seems to work well with my hammock, and will be great on the ground. Not especially light, but especially comfortable, which is im...

In GEAR » REI coupon/dividend - what ya got?
April 11, 4:57pm

XL Houdini
I'm 6'4", 220#, 36"waist, 46" chest, 17" neck, 36" sleeves and the XL fits me great, with a t-shirt and maybe a light mid-layer. IME it's been a great jacket an...

In GEAR » 2012 Houdini sizing
April 10, 12:52pm

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