Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Joe DeLoss (GoingGrindel) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Sunny Central Ohio
About Me I began my backpacking career in highschool with a loaded down Gregory Palisade and blistered feet. I've come to love competitive trail activities (backpacking, mtb, running, etc) and now appreciate them even more with an ultralight set up (circa summer of 2007).
My PDF Gear ListSUL

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

All Forum Posts by Joe DeLoss

Showing 11 - 20 of 22 | Page: 1 2 3


Forum » Thread

gatewood cape set up
My Gatewood Cape just got delivered yesterday and I'm eager to get it up and seal all the seams. More importantly though, I want to try it out. While using the Cape, what's your total s...

In GEAR » gatewood cape set up
March 18, 7:52am


In Gear Swap » Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
March 16, 11:34am

Would like to unload the bag, 200 shipped (plus 4% if paypal). Bought a bag so a trade isn't needed. Thanks!

In Gear Swap » FS or Trade: Mountain Hardwear Phantom 15 Regular
March 13, 11:44am

Re: I'll take it.
sale pending...

In Gear Swap » Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
March 12, 7:48pm

fake egg madness
I actually keep a box of egg replacer in my pantry at all times. For six dollars and some tap water you can make nearly 12 dozen eggs worth. Most grocery stores and health stores carry it. Defi...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Powdered Houmous (MYO)
March 11, 10:46am

Laurel Highlands?
I'm in Columbus, OH but was considering a weekend fast pack on the Laurel Highlands Trail in Ohio Pyle SP. They have great shelters along the trail, no tents, ample water, and decent scenery c...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Eastern PA BPL Hikers
March 06, 9:26am

Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
Have an SL2 with footprint in like new condition, has been used with the fast fly option twice, and the full tent once. All trips being long weekends. Hasn't even seen rain. Want to pick up a S...

In Gear Swap » Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
March 06, 7:49am

Great Podcast
The sound quality of the podcast was flawless, very enjoyable for listening. Plus, Cameron's discussion adds an element of tradition to backcountry expeditions that is really refreshing. The ch...

In Editor's Roundtable » Podcast: Cameron McNeish and the Emotional Value of Wilderness Hiking
March 05, 7:12am

Lets get together a ULer list for IN, IL, KY, OH, PA!
I ran past this thread as well and would like to get a group together or at least a list to send out trip ideas and invitations. ULers seem few and far between in all the gear shops and circles I&#...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » IN, IL, KY, OH ultralighters?
February 28, 3:35pm


In Gear Swap » FS or Trade: Mountain Hardwear Phantom 15 Regular
February 28, 10:03am

All Reader Reviews by Joe DeLoss

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1



ZPacks Zilch
Purchased the Zilch several weeks ago and took it for a maiden voyage this past weekend. Total pack weight for the weekender was just less than 10lbs. Previously I was carrying a Virga with a weekend ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
April 17, 10:27am