BPL Community Profile

Doug I. (idester) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale MidAtlantic
About Me Grew up in the Adirondacks. Retired Army. Currently a DoD civilian. Want to retire again and do more backpacking!
CityBowie
StateMaryland
CountryUS

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Doug I.

Showing 111 - 120 of 6519 | Page: 1 ...3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 ...652
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Re: Re: Fire
"So, we have the power to change governments (and we do change our governments regularly) -- but hell, we are not responsible? Yeah, right." Ah, Ben, I certainly expected this reply fr...

In Chaff » The real reasons why Israel is bombing Palestine
July 23, 7:26pm

Re: Re: Fire
"But at the end of the day, the citizenry ultimately deserve the governments that they elect." No, they don't, and that's a silly statement that needs to be retired (and I'...

In Chaff » The real reasons why Israel is bombing Palestine
July 23, 7:03pm

Re: Trail Dog of Any Size.
"It runs 6 miles a day and backpacks any length of time and can only sleep if it's up against your thigh." I've been looking for ....... oh, never mind.

In GEAR » Ultra light dog food
July 23, 5:23pm

Re: Leukotape Repackaging
"Do you take the whole roll, or do you have a reliable way to take only some of it without messing up the adhesive?" Funny, we were just discussing this in the backpacking group I belo...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 23, 11:34am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: these are totally true reasons
"As a member of the nuvo-clean I no longer wish to associate with them, and find them repugnant. :-)" That's why, in such a situation, I start my shower fully clothed, then peel of...

In Philosophy & Technique » People who don't enjoy camping
July 23, 11:19am

Re: Re: New Hammock Company, Made in USA, 5.2oz Single Hammock
Double hammock nothing. You need their mega hammock: http://www.hummingbirdhammocks.com/store/p2/Mega_Hammock.html

In GEAR » New Hammock Company, Made in USA, 5.2oz Single Hammock
July 22, 1:49pm

Re: A simple explanation for awe-inspiring sandstone arches
Also from the article: “Bruthans and colleagues present nothing more or less than a lovely and elegant formative mechanism for a lovely and elegant kind of landform. These natural sculptures h...

In On the Web » A simple explanation for awe-inspiring sandstone arches
July 22, 9:11am

Re: Re: Re: Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
I've decided to only hike with Jibo, that should solve all partner problems.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 22, 9:01am

A simple explanation for awe-inspiring sandstone arches
"There’s no need to ask what the appeal of Arches National Park is—it’s in the name. The gorgeous sandstone arches there seem almost impossible. How and why should the relentlessly erosi...

In On the Web » A simple explanation for awe-inspiring sandstone arches
July 22, 8:20am

Re: Re: Hammocks - Jen
"I've always wanted to try one, but I'm either above tree line or my dog is with me. He does much better IN the tent than leashed outside - he actually likes going in the tent with me....

In Philosophy & Technique » People who don't enjoy camping
July 21, 8:14pm

All Reader Reviews by Doug I.

Showing 1 - 2 of 2 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

Packa eVent
Eddie Hinnant's eVent Packa is not a piece of UL gear, even if you factor in the combined use of rain jacket and pack cover. But it's very good for what it is and what it does. I've had th...

In Clothing - Raingear
May 08, 9:09pm

Warbonnet BlackBird
The Warbonnet Blackbird hammock offers, quite simply, the most restful and comfortable sleep I've ever had in the backcountry. It's very well made (craftsmanship), strong and sturdy, and has n...

In Shelters - Hammocks & Accessories
April 05, 8:13am