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jeffrey armbruster (book) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me bookseller. nordic skier. backpacker.
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All Forum Posts by jeffrey armbruster

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"BG and the Demise of BPL"
"that's losing, not loosing." Et tu, Brut....ermm, Richard?

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » BG and the Demise of BPL
June 21, 8:42pm

"Trip in late september Flying From Houston!"
The best of the Sierra are out because of the altitude restrictions. the North Cascades are spectacular. They also have a lower elevation profile. Mt.Rainier is a quick drive from Sea-Tac airpor...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Trip in late september Flying From Houston!
June 21, 8:39pm

"Obamacare. It's awesome."
+1 George.

In Chaff » Obamacare. It's awesome.
June 21, 6:28pm

"Obamacare. It's awesome."
My experience is similar to Jen's, except that my employer opted out of providing health care and all of the employees went on Obamacare. I make more than most of the other employees, so the ra...

In Chaff » Obamacare. It's awesome.
June 21, 5:00pm

"BG and the Demise of BPL"
Let's not overdo the love or Bob will be insufferable when he comes back. edit: oops, I thought that I was posting this on the OTHER BG thread, where it made more sense as a hopefully funn...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » BG and the Demise of BPL
June 17, 12:51pm

"In honor of Bob Gross, buy a foam pad and get 10% off"
Ah come on: Bob is a bit irascible and does not suffer fools gladly. But I remember one interaction where I gave as good as I got, in terms of the reasons behind my position, and Bob did not get me...

In Gear Deals » In honor of Bob Gross, buy a foam pad and get 10% off
June 17, 10:31am

"Lightest & Best 3 Layer Rain Jacket?"
In cold conditions, it's a lot easier to regulate sweat (by unzipping) than it is to keep cold rain or sleet out of a leaking jacket. Another reason why I prefer a 3 layer jacket.

In GEAR » Lightest & Best 3 Layer Rain Jacket?
June 15, 10:35am

"Lightest & Best 3 Layer Rain Jacket?"
Hypothermia is the enemy. When I hike in cold wet conditions, even going over sleeting/snowing passes, sweat is less of an issue. I have a 3 layer Rab event jacket that keeps the rain and sleet out...

In GEAR » Lightest & Best 3 Layer Rain Jacket?
June 13, 9:00pm

"where did all the soft cotton bandanas go????"
Sneeze...and then call over Charlie the dog, who's always up for a massage. Problem solved. You're welcome.

In GEAR » where did all the soft cotton bandanas go????
June 12, 6:23pm

Where to Put Bear Canister at Night"
I'm convinced that Sierra bears know about bear canisters and just move on when they see one, looking for someone who's made a mistake with their food (left it out or gettable.)I did have o...

In Philosophy & Technique » Where to Put Bear Canister at Night
June 10, 9:21pm

All Reader Reviews by jeffrey armbruster

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Vasque Breeze GTX
These boots really are a breeze on your feet. Unlike another reviewer, I found these boots to have terrific ankle support. However, the deal-killer for me is the relatively narrow toe box. Full disclo...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
March 16, 7:35pm