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Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Behind the Redwood Curtain
About Me Better to observe than be observed.

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All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

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Re: bears
They're all so quick to say no food was in the pack. Uh huh, sure. Takes one Cheeto.

In GEAR » 2014 JMT thru-hiker survey - results on gear failures
January 26, 2:02pm

Re: USPS
All sorts of things get mailed that are not supposed to. Without incident. A lot. Just sayin'

In Pre-Trip Planning » Esbit and USPS
January 26, 2:01pm

Re: sorcery.
I had said that I was not going to do a traditional GGG in 2015. This is true. But I hope to have some things to post here shortly. Just planning ahead.

In Photo Gallery » 7th Annual Gathering of Gear Geeks
January 26, 1:58pm

Re: FREE Home Security System!!
Nine months can seem like an eternity. Oh here's why. It;s been two years Michael. http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/profile.html?u=ArcturusBear

In Chaff » FREE Home Security System!!
January 26, 1:54pm

Re: 2014 JMT thru-hiker survey - results on gear failures
Lots of issues with footwear. Some of the comments are priceless.

In GEAR » 2014 JMT thru-hiker survey - results on gear failures
January 26, 1:52pm

Re: Agreed
"there are some things still that can be done while maintaining that viewpoint." Wish to elaborate?

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Backpacking and Bushcraft
January 26, 1:41pm

7th Annual Gathering of Gear Geeks
Oh Yeah!

In Photo Gallery » 7th Annual Gathering of Gear Geeks
January 26, 1:16pm

Re: 2014 JMT thru-hiker survey - results on gear failures
Right to the list. https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B9Fz_vc-zml_d1p2NEM5aW1wdjA/view?sle=true Seems like a lot of people with unrealistic expectaions and lack of skills. Would be nice i...

In GEAR » 2014 JMT thru-hiker survey - results on gear failures
January 26, 12:38pm

Re: waterproof hammock sock
hey i was wondering if you knew why you are against using a tarp thank you

In GEAR » waterproof hammock sock
January 26, 11:24am

Re: feel bad for you
Don't. I could say this... I feel bad that your standards for entertainment aren't better.

In Chaff » How long will Brady lie?
January 25, 6:01am

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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ULA Equipment
Ordered this pack early on a Thurs. morning PST. Shipped from ULA that afternoon. Custom CDT with no hip belt or ice axe/pole retention or any other options other than the pad and hydration sleeve. U...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 29, 6:35pm

Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am