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Hk Newman (hknewman) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Western US
About Me Mostly 2 to 3 day loops, with a couple weeklong trips too, ... thinking about multi-week.

I'll update my gear list tomorrow ...
CityThe Gila
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Re: Solo
There are fewer personality conflicts with solo travel. Seriously any trip changes involve less drama (pace, when to camp, etc..)

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Findings on going solo
July 18, 6:08am

Re: Four Pass Loop (Colorado) ..
Check the new regulations out on bear cans (call before they get real busy Aug - they've always recommended bear cans, but may be required after last summer), as they may not have updated all t...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Four Pass Loop (Colorado) – A few questions...
July 14, 2:50pm

Re: Re: Snow Peak
If they have access to repair personnel, who cares about the rest frankly? Plenty of other retailers to choose from.

In GEAR » The most boring and annoying store in Portland is Snow Peak
July 12, 11:42am

Trump for Prez ... Attraction
Trump may appeal to major voting blocs of the GOP, it's actually where most of the party and indee's trending republican are. Here's an Op-Ed which I think illustrates Trumps' surg...

In Chaff » Trump coming to Phoenix
July 12, 11:33am

Re: UL Fail
Destined to fail. However adding just a cuben shelter, light pad, custom 50°F quilt with maybe a serape hole, and wispy frameless light pack to put it all in would have made the trip alright. M...

In On the Web » UL Fail
July 10, 6:43am

Arctic arms race - Newsweek
Add a 4th front as the Arctic becomes more ice free towards every summer (via Newsweek .. not some conspiracy site), spawning Russians visiting our northern most shores unofficially*: http://www...

In Chaff » Must Be Budget Time...
July 09, 9:47pm

Not that pious..
Choices like cars, power work themselves out for most and economics eventually tends to reinforce more environmentally friendly vehicles. The U.S. has low gasoline taxes but when gas prices went u...

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
July 08, 8:35pm

Only virtue of a heavy pack
Nice story and pics, but 70 lbs? At least you got some exercise!

In Editor's Roundtable » Five Lessons from the John Muir Trail
July 08, 6:31pm

Record heat "this is not chamber of commerce weather"

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
July 08, 6:09pm

Black Monday = Tar Baby for ~ 10 years
Right on the reference Greg but reading it, it was 2011 ... and apparently the situation has gotten worse. Guessing with this latest vote, they are basically talking about eventually printing (an...

In Chaff » Black Monday?
July 05, 8:49pm

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