November 20, 2015 8:16 PM MST - Subscription purchasing, account maintenance, forum profile maintenance, new account registration, and forum posting have been disabled
as we prepare our databases for the final migration to our new server next week. Stay tuned here for more details.
Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Erich Foster (erichlf) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Erich Foster hasn't told us about their geographical region yet.
About Me Erich Foster has not added a biography yet.

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Erich Foster

Showing 1 - 10 of 25 | Page: 1 2 3


Forum » Thread

Re: Reno NV Trip Ideas Please/Thankyou
The only trail that I know around Reno that is a loop is the Tahoe Rim Trail, but that is 165 miles. However, one is able to get off the trail and get to a road at almost any point of the trail in ...

In Post-Trip Reports » Reno NV Trip Ideas Please/Thankyou
May 05, 10:38pm

Re: A Sub-Three Ounce Cooking System
Looks good!

In Make Your Own Gear » A Sub-Three Ounce Cooking System
April 29, 12:21pm

Re: Carrying Enough H20
As far as I have always been taught... If one is becoming dehydrated you do not want to eat, or atleast eat at a minimum. So if one is losing salt (ie. electrolytes) the best way to maintain tho...

In Philosophy & Technique » Carrying Enough H20
April 27, 4:47pm

Re: Foam type and source for straps and belts?
You could always use a sleeping pad. Yoga mats are heavy aren't they?

In Make Your Own Gear » Foam type and source for straps and belts?
April 21, 2:29pm

Re: hey stomach sleepers
I am a stomach sleeper also. I have a hood on my bags. I actually like to have my face inside the hood. I am strange like that.

In GEAR » hey stomach sleepers
April 21, 11:58am

Re: Clothing for Dessert Hiking
A few important things to bring; Hat with a brim bandana (of course) sunblock As far as what items should be worn... Well, I believe that is a matter of preference. I myself have not come up...

In Philosophy & Technique » Clothing for Dessert Hiking
April 20, 9:20am

Re: Philmont gear selection..
[quote="Tony Burnett"]I wonder why they don't want "open" tarp shelters? Is this a bear thing?[/quote] I would suspect that the reason is due more to weather. Since a flat tarp cannot be complet...

In Gear Lists » Philmont gear selection..
April 19, 1:03pm

Re: Re: When Did You Begin UL?
[quote=Dale Wambaugh] I was just 15 and a guy was hanging out in the alley behind REI. He said, "Psssst! Hey, kid-- you wanna try a six ounce backpack?" He got me hooked --- they called him Dr. J o...

In Philosophy & Technique » When Did You Begin UL?
April 19, 10:33am

Re:Re: Re: New REI UL Pack
No not really a school pack. It looked pretty much just like this pack, but was even more simple. It used rope for shoulder straps and those ropes were also the sinch for the bag. It was interestin...

In GEAR » New REI UL Pack
April 18, 9:47am

Re: New REI UL Pack
Walmart has something similar for $5.

In GEAR » New REI UL Pack
April 17, 9:50pm

All Reader Reviews by Erich Foster

Erich Foster has posted no reviews.