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Steve Meier (smeier) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Midwest
About Me I am in my late-40's and really got interested in backpacking about 10 years ago as a way to have some concentrated time with my boys, now all finishing up high school or in college. I try to get out a few times a year, including a bi-annual trip to Colorado for some of the big stuff. Otherwise I am stuck in the very boring midwest where everything exciting is a good day's drive away.
CityIndianapolis
StateIN
CountryUSA
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2 2-men tents?
Have you considered doing 2 2-man tents instead of one that can fit the 4 of you? You can pitch your kids close to yours and they will likely think it is cool that they get their own tent. I sugg...

In GEAR » Yes, another "which tent" thread
November 14, 7:37am

snow peak
I'll take your Snow Peak set up. PM coming your way.

In Gear Swap » FS: Closet Cleaning Part 1 - SP Ti Cookset, Sleeping Pads, BD Carbon Cork, BD ZPoles, Otterbox Ipad 2/3.
November 12, 7:21am

Pack and pad
I have an Osprey Atmos 50 pack in size large that I would let go, as well as a Thermarest ProLite 4 long. I'll follow up tonight when I get home from work.

In Gear Swap » WTB: Cheap older gear
November 10, 6:53am

Re: mugbowl
Adan, great catch on the Vargo Titanium 750 Sierra cup. Perfect. Lid and all and found it for $20 on backcountrygear.com. I liked the Snow Peak set as well but twice the weight and I didn't ...

In GEAR » Cant find a Mugbowl
November 04, 8:06am

I'll take it
I sold my L/W Borah Bug Bivy a while back and have regretted it since. Great piece of gear. PM coming...

In Gear Swap » FS Borah Gear Bug Bivy - $60
November 04, 7:34am

But can you cook in it?
I agree that it is easy to find something like the plastic bowls and there are a lot of threads on it. But what about one that you can cook with/in?

In GEAR » Cant find a Mugbowl
October 31, 12:25pm

Me too
Great question and thread, as I am looking for the same thing. A good mug that will do duty as a cooking vessel but also as a bowl for eating. Short, wide, but not a pan...

In GEAR » Cant find a Mugbowl
October 31, 11:37am

Thanks for the help
I thought the Platy threads and the Sawyers were compatible but it sounds like I am the only one in the dark on that one. Thanks for all of the comments, guys. Ken, I agree with you. I may go ...

In GEAR » Sawyer Mini leaking with a Platy
October 31, 8:55am

Sawyer Mini leaking with a Platy
Has anyone else had a difficult time matching up the threads on your Platypus and the Sawyer Mini filter? This past weekend I got a leak-free exchange maybe 1 out of 5 times. Very frustrating.

In GEAR » Sawyer Mini leaking with a Platy
October 31, 6:42am

homemade energy bars
I recently made some homemade energy bars I found on the food network website. Very good and very healthy. Read the comments section under each recipie and you'll find people making suggestio...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Cant stand oatmet for breakfast anymore...ideas?
October 28, 9:25am

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