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John Myers (dallas) - BPL Professional Member

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All Forum Posts by John Myers

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Crew water
I'm with the others who say don't take the big crew water containers. That just sucks the fun out of any hike for the people who have to lug those around. We always have each boy take an...

In Philmont » Water Management for Dry Camps
June 16, 3:19pm

Re: ultrarunner here
"This summer I am running Wasatch but I would also like to do the CT in about 20 days, and am targeting June 13th to start" Welcome to the forums! Good luck on your CT hike. It'...

In Other Activities » Ultramarathon
March 13, 8:30pm

Re: www.runningwarehouse.com deals on Inov8
Thanks. I needed a pair of these.

In Gear Deals » www.runningwarehouse.com deals on Inov8
March 12, 7:52am

Re: Good Stuff.
Delmar, Sounds like you know exactly what you're looking for. The challenge is to find the right site at the right time. Sometimes that's just either/or. Spot a great site but not...

In Philosophy & Technique » Help Me Get Better @ Site Selection
March 11, 3:46pm

Re: I'm in!
The name alone is worth $14. :)

In Gear Deals » A NEW potty trowel - the Deuce of Spades™
March 11, 6:32am

Re: Thanks BPL!!!
That is so cool.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Thanks BPL!!!
March 11, 6:06am

Re: Do you unbuckle your hip belt when hiking down hill?
No, but I do when crossing rivers. :)

In Philosophy & Technique » Do you unbuckle your hip belt when hiking down hill?
March 10, 8:20pm

Re: Re: Thank you
I echo what Glen said. As long as you have a reason for whatever you are taking that's all that matters. You have a decent gear list, much lighter than most traditional backpackers. Just go...

In Gear Lists » Suggestions on how I can lighten my pack further
March 10, 2:25pm

Re: Suggestions on how I can lighten my pack further
Tony, Good for wanting to get out and enjoy the Colorado outdoors. Some great hiking there. It would also help to know what your worn/carry list is including footwear. Like the others said, ...

In Gear Lists » Suggestions on how I can lighten my pack further
March 10, 11:55am

Re: REI
"If I started working at REI i would feel absolutely guilty selling people 70 liter packs and high top boots." I'm thinking REI could really use people like you who know more about...

In Philosophy & Technique » Does this mean I'm ultralight?
March 09, 4:26pm

All Reader Reviews by John Myers

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Zpacks Exo with external stays
I recently returned from a 10 day trek at Philmont Scout Ranch and took a ZPack Exo external frame pack. My base weight was 10 pounds but I wanted a pack that could handle the extra weight and volu...

In Backpacks - External Frame
June 26, 1:55pm