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Merritt D (tmdraney) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale No Mountains Close-by VA
About Me I have been camping since I was little with my parents. I started backpacking with the scouts culminating in the Philmont expedition where I truly fell in love with backpacking. I have been out of the game for awhile until a trip to New Zealand where I fell back in love with the outdoors and am looking to dive fully back into it. I am slowly updating my gear.
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Keens again
I ended up with the Keen Gypsum. They seem to be much better constructed than the Targhee IIs and had much better reviews. I did not like how the Salomons or Merrells and others felt on my feet. ...

In GEAR » West Coast Trail boot suggestions
January 07, 5:04pm

FS: Enlightenment Equipment Revelation
This was my first quilt and used it over 8 nights. I should have gotten it in long. It is in perfect condition though I lost one of the stretchy cords since I removed them (I think longer ones wo...

In Gear Swap » FS: Enlightenment Equipment Revelation
January 07, 4:48pm

Thanks
Yes I use trekking poles. Two sets sounds like a great idea! Saloman has some good looking choices too now that I look more.

In GEAR » West Coast Trail boot suggestions
December 29, 3:07pm

West Coast Trail boot suggestions
I'm looking for a new pair of boots for my trip this year. I pretty much destroyed my Keen Targhee II this past year. I liked them. They were comfortable but not durable and I easily defeate...

In GEAR » West Coast Trail boot suggestions
December 29, 12:47pm

Circuit?
Does your 25lb weight include the food you carry? If then you may be able go down to a Ula Circuit especially if your volume comes down. I had a Catalyst for a short time and it is great, but I q...

In GEAR » Full featured yet light pack?
December 02, 1:03pm

New Pictures
Some nice pictures to show the full size.

In Gear Swap » FS: Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 Extended Length
October 05, 6:21pm

Still for sale.
Bump.

In Gear Swap » FS: Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 Extended Length
October 04, 7:10pm

Weight
Without stakes it is about 20 oz.

In Gear Swap » FS: Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 Extended Length
September 27, 4:18am

Price decrease
Bump. Still available. Seems most sold for around $75 on here so that is the new price including shipping. Paypal.

In Gear Swap » FS: Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 Extended Length
September 26, 8:05pm

Gossamer Gear Spintwinn
It is a Gossamer Gear Spinntwinn.

In Gear Swap » FS: Bearpaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 1 Extended Length
September 23, 3:42pm

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