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wild nature survivor guy
I am a parent of two toddlers. They were watching Sesame Street this morning and the topic was "nature". So they had "Wild Nature Survivor Guy" drop in. It was a total spoof of ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » wild nature survivor guy
January 17, 12:49pm

I have a lost ranger + rectangle BA pad
Works great, absolutely love it. Sure there are lighter choices but REI had deals going when I bought them so for what I paid and how well I sleep I am quite happy. My wife got a ladies BA and we c...

In GEAR » Big Agnes Horse Thief
June 18, 1:50pm

Re: Re: Re: one last summer hike, but where to go?
ah, I think you meant Stanislaus. Linked here:http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/stanislaus/index.shtml

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » one last summer hike, but where to go?
August 26, 2:41pm

Re: where to go
I left it open on purpose (-: I have hiked Mineral King a bit, but there is pretty much the extent of my Sierra experience. Much of Northern CA is still new to me, even after 8 years. My pack fu...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » one last summer hike, but where to go?
August 26, 2:22pm

Re: Re: one last summer hike, but where to go?
Sounds great, mind providing a link with details? I tried a quick search for "stanislaw national forest" and did not find much.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » one last summer hike, but where to go?
August 26, 2:16pm

one last summer hike, but where to go?
I live in the San Francisco Bay Area. I have time left for one more hike. This will be a solo trip most likely (no one else to travel with currently). Looking for suggestions on where to go. Wherev...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » one last summer hike, but where to go?
August 26, 2:24am

Re: Steri-Pen and Platy 1L
After some practice the first day, no I do not get leaks. The white steripen at least seems a perfect fit, can't speak to the adventurer (yellow one). The only "trick" is to jam...

In GEAR » particulate filter during chemical purification?
August 23, 6:00pm

steripen + platypus works for me
I use 1L standard platypus with a Steripen (the white one). What I do is turn it on, jam the business end into the platypus opening, invert the platypus and hold/swirl for the time it takes. Never ...

In GEAR » particulate filter during chemical purification?
August 22, 12:40pm

how to get service
Most people I know walk into a store with an item they bought, return it (no questions asked) and then get something else or a new version. That is what makes the service so good. "Was this...

In GEAR » REI Customer Service???
July 27, 11:54am

coor's cans the new stove material?
Just saw an add on TV that says coors cans have a layer in them to lock in the cold. Do we have a new super can for our alky addiction?

In Make Your Own Gear » coor's cans the new stove material?
July 24, 9:55pm

All Reader Reviews by Sean Perry

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Buff Classic
For those of you unfamiliar with this product image a leg warmer made out of T-Shirt like material. It has many uses explained on their website. Basically it is a bandana like item but you do not have...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 07, 2:15am

SmartWool hiking sock
Likes: * comfy as hell, even in the summer * dry pretty quick -- I sweat hard Dislikes (why only a 4): * concerns about durability. I see the material pilling and showing signs of wear after 6 s...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
August 07, 2:05am

Trangia 28-5 Mini Aluminum Cook Pot
Used my Trangia a few times in the last week since I bought the kit, both at home to test and in the field. Likes: * the lid fry pan. Pancakes for breakfast! * perfect size for one or two people ...

In Cookware - Other
August 07, 1:58am

Orikaso Folding Bowl, Mug
So why not just eat right from the pot? Save the weight? Because for (steps away to grab his scale....) 1.47 oz (bowl) and 1.87 oz (mug) I can use the mug flat as a plate, a holding place while cookin...

In Cookware - Other
August 07, 1:53am

Big Agnes Lost Ranger
Like the previous reviewer I bought this bag because I a) sleep on my side and b) toss a lot in my sleep. The integrated sleeping pad holder is perfect and the material is cut so there is plenty of...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 07, 11:43am