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Greg Mihalik (greg23) - BPL Premium Member

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Drifting ....
"... canister stoves are the only stoves allowed during a fire ban." Wrong. Dispelled in another thread where contact was made with a number of agencies regarding the use of alcoh...

In GEAR » Snow Peak LiteMax stove malfunction? or was it the canister's fault? or maybe just my own stupidity?
October 18, 7:17pm

Re: Malto
"Sweetness" is a physical perception of taste buds reacting to some chemical. How liquid/slurry/gel foods affects your teeth is a function of how it, temporarily, 1) changes your mout...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Carbohydrate supplement source
October 15, 1:37pm

Re: 13-day Grand Canyon Traverse
Water Treatment - How will you settle and decant high sediment water? If you only have 2 20 ounce bottles total, it will be tedious. You'll only get about 16 ounces per batch, because of the ...

In Gear Lists » 13-day Grand Canyon Traverse
October 15, 11:22am

Re: A bike for my wife on our wedding anniversary
Add a shock seatpost to the upgrade list - Various brands range from $35 and up. Personally, I'd spend $100. Road versions have about 1 inch of travel. Mtb have maybe 2". Some...

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » A bike for my wife on our wedding anniversary
October 13, 9:13pm

Re: good work
Ya Doug, How about a summary of the last 26 months?

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » My Paleo
October 12, 11:36am

Re: priming
"fill, light, wait"... ...waiting is not priming "All the ones that have either a dish below ... can't be lit without those things." ...Hardly "traildesi...

In GEAR » Alchol stove.
October 10, 1:14pm

Re: no priming
nbd ... ... for 3 season use, most alcohol stoves don't need priming.

In GEAR » Alchol stove.
October 10, 12:33pm

Re: WTB reflectix
So, what Dimensions are you needing (roughly)?

In Gear Swap » WTB reflectix
October 10, 9:59am

Re: Re: Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
Ian, Chlor-Floc. This has potential. My order is placed. Thank You! Alum + Chlorine. Pre-dosed at 1 tablet/liter. $12/30 tablets - 40¢/liter. Usage Instructions:> Modifie...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 09, 4:11pm

Re: Sediment Sources
After bailing from my hike, I went fishing at Lee's Ferry Arizona, the outflow of the Glen Canyon Damn on the Colorado. About 7 miles below the dam, the Paria River by itself was dumping a...

In Post-Trip Reports » Grand Canyon Denied – Lessons Learned
October 09, 11:47am

All Reader Reviews by Greg Mihalik

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
This rating reflects use below 40° F. For summer use it could go much higher. I have wanted to try the Therm-A-Rest Neoair (72"), hoping it would be both light and warm. I've been thr...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 18, 10:35am

Petzl e+LITE
Just to get my experience into this thread here is a ...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 02, 7:00pm

Alpkit CarbonLite
Poor packing on my part resulted in a TD 12-10 stove getting a little squashed. I straightened it out as best possible and continued to use it for 8 more days, with no discernable loss of functionali...

In Trekking Poles
June 09, 6:23pm