Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Mitchell Keil (mitchellkeil) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Deep in the OC
About Me Mitchell Keil has not added a biography yet.
CityHuntington Beach
My Website URL

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

All Forum Posts by Mitchell Keil

Showing 111 - 120 of 278 | Page: 1 ...3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 ...28


Forum » Thread

Re: Dr. Bronners as Toothpaste?
Used to use it and found the "wash your mouth out with soap" memories too vivid, so now I use a small vial of Baking soda to brush my teeth. It deodorizes, cleans and has the added benef...

In Multiple Use Gear » Dr. Bronners as Toothpaste?
July 09, 1:17pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker REVIEW
Thanks Roliegh, I did not read the manual which as you indicate is on the site as a pdf file. The Pro appears to be a very capable unit and at a better price compared to the Kestral.I guess this or...

In Editor's Roundtable » Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker REVIEW
July 05, 10:52am

Re: Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker REVIEW
Unless I missed something when I went to the Brunton Site to look at the ADC Pro, it appears not to be capable of keeping track of temperature changes in the same way as the Kestral does. It appear...

In Editor's Roundtable » Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker REVIEW
July 04, 11:16am

Re: Jock straps 'r us
The ones I have are 1.25oz per. As I indicated in the original post the company offering them, Road Runner Sport, in San Diego and also on the web, no longer carries mine but a newer (better?) vers...

In GEAR » Smartwool Boxers...
July 03, 12:21pm

Re: fashion r' us
Kevin, I see my introduction of jockstraps has introduced an element of sophomoric and lowbrow humor to the discussion of underwear. While I can't vouch for the comfort of Borat's choice ...

In GEAR » Smartwool Boxers...
June 29, 12:07pm

Re: Passing Time in Camp
I bring my Cowon D2, a multi player MP3 unit. I pack 3 or 4 books both audio and text, numerous podcasts from NPR, Tons of music -- mostly classical, 5 or 6 movies and also listen to the FM on it (...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Passing Time in Camp
June 28, 11:03am

Re: Philmont -- camp chairs
Several option are available: 1: chair converters for most of the self inflatables can be purchased for around $20-$25 from a number of online stores. Campmor is one. These converters turn your m...

In Gear Lists » Philmont gear selection..
June 18, 12:38pm

Re: Smartwool Boxers...
Like a few other who responded here, I don't use wool "short" underwear for hiking. I purchased 3 pair of microfiber jock straps from Road Runners Sport in San Diego about 5 years ag...

In GEAR » Smartwool Boxers...
June 18, 12:24pm

Re: Re: Ok! Ok! We've heard to "no tent" stuff...
AHHHH! The old supply and demand ploy!

In GEAR » I'd Like to start a new BIG SKY (BS) thread.
June 15, 12:14pm

Re: Colin Fletcher
How Sad! I date my love of backpacking to the day someone gave me a copy of "The Man Who Walked Through Time". I thought it was a science fiction novel -- what a revelation! I have rerea...

In Philosophy & Technique » R.I.P. Colin Fletcher
June 15, 11:56am

All Reader Reviews by Mitchell Keil

Showing 1 - 10 of 20 | Page: 1 2



Terra Nova Laser Photon
Please remove this "Non-Review" ADDED 9/27/2007 No problem. We all make mistakes. Thanks you

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
September 26, 11:41am

Probar Energy Bar
I was about to write my own review of these wonderbars, when Shawn beat me to it. I have been enjoying these 350 calorie bars for about 3 months and have been using them as my lunch on the trail. The...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
September 19, 11:51am

Drop Stoppers Microporous Polypropylene Rainsuit
Adding my two cents. Bottom Line on this inexpensive "Rain" suit: I got soaked clear through under my shoulder straps on a windy blow trying to get over New Army Pass two summers ago. ...

In Clothing - Raingear
September 09, 11:24am

Granite Gear Latitude Vapor
Reviewer Stats: Age = 58 Weight = 175 lbs Height = 6'3" Build = Athletic Waist = 34" Backpacking Experience = 30+ years Pack: Latitude Vapor Weight = 42oz size large Waist bel...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 03, 1:25pm

Solomon XA Comp 3D
Personal Statistics: Age: 58 Weight: 175 pounds Height: 6'3" Backpacking experience: 30 plus years Product statistics: weight: 25 ounces. Size: 12. Insoles: S...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
July 05, 1:45pm

Alpkit CarbonLite
Personal Specs: Age: 58 Height: 6'3" Weight: 175lbs Backpacking experience: 30+ years I ordered these 7.75oz per pole all carbon trekking poles on a Monday and they arrived from the UK...

In Trekking Poles
July 02, 10:24pm

Montbell U.L.AlpineBurrow Bag #3 Long
Personal stats: age: 58. Weight: 175 pounds Height: 6'3" backpacking experience: 30 years plus. Fitness level: athletic. This is a review of the Mont Bell, Alpine burrow bag number #3...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 29, 1:23pm

Exped Downmat 7
I have used the Downmat 7 Shorty for 2 years now. I live in Southern CA and use it both here and in the Sierras. My scale indicates that the pad itself weighs 21oz and the foam lined stuff sack/inflat...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 25, 4:58pm

Trail Designs Caldera Stove
Executive Summary: Of all the alcohol stoves ...

In Stoves - Alcohol
March 27, 3:23pm

Organic Food Bar Omega3 Flax
I posted this review baack on 2/22/2006 in a discussion about Big Sur Bars. I guess it more properly belongs here: OK, since we are considering highly dense nutritious and TASTY food bars, I thought ...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
March 27, 1:47pm