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Len, I'm ashamed to say that I wasted way too much time slogging through the 28 pages of redundant "crap" on the WB forum dealing with this subject. I think we can all agree that he...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » The Initiative...12,500 miles, one year, will he do it?
January 15, 5:10pm

Forceflex
UL hikers should love these. The process used to make them stretch the plastic allows a stronger bag with less material, a UL dream. And I work the Company that owns Glad so buy lots of them :)

In GEAR » ForceFlex Garbage Bags?
January 15, 4:18pm

Re: Re: Re: risk management
Mark, This is a great way of looking at questions like this. Normally everyone gives their two cents along the lines of one of these three approaches. It may look like there are huge diasagreeme...

In GEAR » Raingear for JMT/SHR in Sept
January 15, 1:46pm

A great article on Energy Gels, Glycemic Index and Exercise
This is a great 101 article on energy replenishment and ultramarathons. Would also apply to more intense backpacking. Very relevent to many topics on this thread. http://www.ultrarunning.com/u...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Liquid calories vs food calories?
January 15, 9:24am

Will he do it?
Original Goal of the "All-In Trek" "On January 1st of 2011, I will set out on a 12,500+ mile “All-In Trek” to establish a new record of unassisted ultra-light long-distance back...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » The Initiative...12,500 miles, one year, will he do it?
January 14, 6:02pm

Re: Re: JMT Lite
"A similar alternative is to start near Lake Sabrina at South Lake, head over Bishop Pass, and pick up the JMT in LeConte Canyon." Or another great trip is to start at Piute pass head ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Best Sierra Hike in 7 days.
January 13, 6:02pm

Re: Re: new waterfall record
"He should have just jumped off the cliff. He stayed inside his dinghy for about 0.7 seconds." I thought the same thing. Would have more entertaining if he went over in an inflatable ...

In Packrafting » new waterfall record
January 13, 4:33pm

Re: Maybe what I meant was...
"* What high calorie options are others drinking on the trail?" Keep in mind that all carbohydrates and proteins are 4 calories/gram and fats are 9 calories/gram. So you will not get hi...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Liquid calories vs food calories?
January 13, 4:23pm

JMT Lite
If you want the "best of the best" (IMHO) I would hike the JMT between Muir Trail Ranch and Whitney. Challenge would be getting transport between the Start and Finish. One option may be...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Best Sierra Hike in 7 days.
January 13, 11:20am

No difference
To answer the totle of the original post.... No there is no difference between the form that calories are consumed. To illustrate. imagine eating a poptart and drinking a liter of water with it. ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Liquid calories vs food calories?
January 13, 10:51am

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