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Re: Re: Cherry Creek Canyon, and off-trail explorations in general within reach of the SF Bay Area
Is the poison oak bad in Big Sur? Yep. Ticks are reasonably bad too, depending on time of year, but the poison oak is what keeps me away from there now, since I'm quite allergic to it.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Cherry Creek Canyon, and off-trail explorations in general within reach of the SF Bay Area
September 26, 9:56am

Re: Grouse ridge
Paul, how is the dirt/gravel road part of the drive in to Grouse Ridge these days? I haven't been for several years, but I recall it as having a lot of fairly serious potholes for a non-4WD ve...

In Pre-Trip Planning » First solo trip, Northern CA or Northern NV, early October?
September 26, 9:47am

Re: cuben stuff sack
That's a great multi-use idea (cuben stuff sack as lantern)! - but the only cuben I own right now is the lantern shade and the other samples that size, so for now I'll hang on to my shade. ...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG lantern shade
September 25, 4:28pm

MYOG lantern shade
Recently I saw a post here where John Abela was selling a Montbell lantern shade, but only with a bunch of other stuff I didn't need. After communicating with him, he pointed me at the manufac...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG lantern shade
September 25, 9:15am

Re: Re: Luci
It's not solar, but I was intrigued by a Montbell lantern shade that John Abela was settling a while back. I looked at the manufacturer's description and decided I could make something sim...

In GEAR » Inflatable/collapsible solar carged light
September 25, 12:49am

Re: Re: Hiker killed in bear attack in northern New Jersey
"Er... did anyone consider that the people may have molested the bear?" One article I read said that the bear was following the group of guys, which is why they ended up running. So i...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiker killed in bear attack in northern New Jersey
September 22, 5:43pm

Re: Re: Re: some RX 100 iii photos...
Thanks, that is very helpful for me.

In Photography » is the sony rx100 worth it?
September 21, 9:15pm

Re: some RX 100 iii photos...
Wow - great pictures, Jennifer! This really points out to me that I am not making the best use of my RX 100 i... If you don't mind, what mode(s) did you use for most of the daytime shots? ...

In Photography » is the sony rx100 worth it?
September 21, 12:08am

Re: Re: winner
@ Ralph: actually, the reason I didn't realize why it was such a clever name was not because I didn't know the Beach Boys song, but because I had never heard the term "dropping a deuc...

In Gear Deals » Name the Potty Trowel
September 18, 12:42am

WTT: my SMD large hipbelt for your medium
I recently acquired a used SMD pack (Traveler) and the hipbelt appears to be a Large. I would love to trade this SMD Large belt (with pockets) for a SMD Medium belt (with pockets). The belt is de...

In Gear Swap » WTT: my SMD large hipbelt for your medium
September 17, 4:14pm

All Reader Reviews by d k

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Pacific Outdoor Equipment Peak Elite AC petite
I liked this mat a lot; the only thing I've liked as much that I've tried is my old Thermarest Deluxe LE which I think is 26 oz, almost 3x the weight of this pad (10.5 oz on my scale). The fa...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
May 20, 3:46pm

Pacific Outdoor Products Insul Mat Max-Thermo
I got this on a Steep and Cheap sale, and so far have only used it twice sleeping on the floor at my parents' house, since my old bedroom has long since been converted to a sewing room for my mom....

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
December 26, 4:34pm