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Kristin Tennessen (ktenness) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Sierra Nevadas
About Me Bioinformatician and backpacker, unfortunately cannot do both simultaneously.
CityDavis
StateCA
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by Kristin Tennessen

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Hiked it over Memorial Weekend
I did GCotT over Memorial Weekend a few weeks ago. We went west to east. It snowed on us the first day but we descended enough during the day to camp on rock. The rest of the weekend was sunny a...

In Pre-Trip Planning » The Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne hike: one way or out & back
June 19, 10:42am

Great photos
Very descriptive photos!

In Editor's Roundtable » On-Trail Route Finding: When the Trail is Hard to Follow
May 08, 6:31pm

Fit & Stretch
Kathy, I have a difficult time finding excellent-fitting female gear as well, and I blame it on our "4th dimension" which creates a wider variety of female body types. Thus, harder to st...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rab MeCo Baselayers Review
January 04, 7:09pm

Re: Re: Date balls and Nut butters
Almond meal is a great idea, but it can be a little dry, so add more liquid. For a super shortcut, use marzipan!

In Editor's Roundtable » 2011 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
January 04, 6:51pm

Date balls and Nut butters
I admit, I use recipes as suggestions not rules. Rarely do I make something exactly the same- that's too boring, right? I throw things together and the majority of time, it tastes amazing. J...

In Editor's Roundtable » 2011 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
January 03, 9:56pm

Recipes
I've been traveling far from my kitchen this week but as soon as I return I will find my notes and update here. Happy New Year everyone!

In Editor's Roundtable » 2011 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
January 01, 10:14pm

Sunshine in the Sierra
Great story, great photos!

In Editor's Roundtable » Sunshine in the Sierra
November 12, 9:44am

Completing a Thru-Hike
Excellent.

In Editor's Roundtable » Completing a Thru-Hike
September 14, 7:09am

Norway
I am re-reading this while wearing the same pants that I'm wearing in all of the above photos. All I can think is "I am so tired of wearing the same pants." Thanks for your positi...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Global Test III: Trekking in Russia
June 04, 12:52pm

Great discussion
It's nice to hear tips from others who value work/life balance- makes me feel less alone as most of my social circles are career-oriented.

In Editor's Roundtable » Field Notes of a Family Man: How to Nurture Your Family and Your Backpacking Obsession
May 19, 11:56am

All Reader Reviews by Kristin Tennessen

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Patagonia Women's Active Hipster
At 31 grams (size small) they are my heaviest panties. Comfort I do not like the thickness of the fabric. They take forever to dry and are uncomfortable to wear while damp, and don't dry quic...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
February 17, 10:54am

Icebreaker Nature 150 Bikini
I have two pairs of these top-performers. They are my underwear of choice for any activity, winter or summer. At 24 grams (size xs) they deserve 5 stars for performance:weight ratio. Comfort The...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
February 10, 3:39am