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Luke Schmidt (Cameron) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale The WOODS
About Me Pursuing Christ, relationships, and adventure in that order. Nicknamed "Chief" because I grew up with a tribe of vegetarian cannibals on a small island off the coast of Iowa.
CityMidland TX
StateTexas
CountryUnited States
My Website URLhttp://westtexasmountainman.wordpress.com/

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Try it when she's tired
Is she afraid of sitting in the dark around a campfire? If she can stay up late with friends after a long day of hiking she should drop off a lot faster then if she goes to bed early and not tired.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Fear of sleeping outside?
January 29, 8:58pm

Re: 3 day trips in Tetons, Yellowstone, Sawtooth and Yosemite
Seems to me you could fill up your whole 3 weeks just in the Greater Yellowstone area. I might start with that and then consider whether you want to go on side trips to the Sawtooths or the Frank ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » 3 day trips in Tetons, Yellowstone, Sawtooth and Yosemite
January 28, 8:36pm

Re: West Canada Lakes Wilderness
I enjoy articles that highlight areas I would not normally visit or hear much about. Thanks for writing.

In Fishing » West Canada Lakes Wilderness
January 28, 9:05am

Re central Texas
I sent you a PM. I'm probably not the kind of person you're looking for. I'm too far away (Midland) so I couldn't make the dinner or volunteer for a weekend activity etc. But let...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » An inquiry for BPL people in central Texas
January 26, 5:19pm

Re: thanks
I have not packed my spotting scope on a hike but the idea has crossed my mind more then once. You really don't have to go into the "backcountry" in Yellowstone to see wolves and bear...

In Post-Trip Reports » 2014 Family Trips - California, Oregon, Montana & Utah
January 25, 7:18pm

Re: I am lucky
Dennis feel free to PM me about planning a trip if you'd like. I'll be there a lot of this coming summer so I could give you an up to date report if need be. For me YNP is a place where I...

In Post-Trip Reports » 2014 Family Trips - California, Oregon, Montana & Utah
January 25, 1:01pm

Re: 2014 Family Trips - California, Oregon, Montana & Utah
Very impressive. Have you considered Yellowstone/Grand Teton as a family destination? There is good hiking around the park and the park itself is a phenomenal place to watch wildlife if that is s...

In Post-Trip Reports » 2014 Family Trips - California, Oregon, Montana & Utah
January 25, 9:58am

Re: East side
Haven't checked yet but I'm pretty sure getting a teaching license would be a pain. I've looked into North Carolina but there aren't a lot of options there. I've heard good th...

In Chaff » Where Should a Backpacking Teacher Live
January 24, 10:11pm

Where Should a Backpacking Teacher Live
Teaching is in many ways the perfect job for me, I enjoy the kids and I get the summer off to go play in the mountains. However I would like to be a bit closer to mountains and/or family. Her...

In Chaff » Where Should a Backpacking Teacher Live
January 24, 7:15pm

Re: Kelty packs
"It's too bad that no one makes simple lightweight frame packs any more. A new version that was narrower so it didn't restrict arm swing while walking, and was less tall so it didn'...

In GEAR » UL ideas that Died
January 22, 8:58pm

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