Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Chris Benson (roguenode) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Boulder
About Me Chris Benson has not added a biography yet.
StateCO
My PDF Gear List3 season above treeline, bug, rain, 30 degree list - 12.7lbs

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

All Forum Posts by Chris Benson

Showing 121 - 130 of 422 | Page: 1 ...4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 ...43
 

Post

Forum » Thread

electronic format
Content notwithstanding, how about offering electronic versions?

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Skurka Gear Book
February 03, 5:31pm

urine
I recall some posters in the 14er's forums saying to try fox (or some other predator's) urine around the perimeter of the car. Most sporting goods stores that carry hunting gear have it.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Mineral King
February 03, 5:18pm

fwiw...
If you are ordering online, you might consider calling in your order instead once you see what you want is available. They can check stock and verify for you.

In Gear Deals » Eddie Bauer First Ascent Downlight Sweater $47 - only Large Black available
January 31, 9:01am

Sold
It's something like shock therapy for hungry critters. Item is sold.

In Gear Swap » FS/FT: Wilderness Solutions Palisade EST-600
January 30, 3:47pm

FS/FT: Wilderness Solutions Palisade EST-600 ** SOLD **
Wilderness Solutions Palisade 600 and controller. Great shape, used twice by me above treeline. Weights 13.75 ounces on my scale. Not sure what this is worth as I bought this through swap and c...

In Gear Swap » FS/FT: Wilderness Solutions Palisade EST-600
January 30, 10:02am

simple gps app
I haven't tried all of the free ones, but I've been happy with GPSTest for gps position.

In GEAR » Droid on the Trail
January 28, 8:38am

Re: A hopefully not too onerous tarptent advice request.
"Nobody said anything about The One. Is that telling? Is it indeed a bit short, I wonder." I am 6' 1" and use The One as my primary 3-season shelter. It is very light, offers ...

In GEAR » A hopefully not too onerous tarptent advice request.
January 28, 5:27am

Re: Compression Clothing
That pretty much parallels my experience. Benefits on long, difficult days with lots of altitude gained and lost. Regular hiking, not so much.

In GEAR » Compression socks for hiking??
January 27, 11:46am

"Compression socks for hiking"
Well, my experience with them differs. Perhaps, the jury's still out on their effects. This article suggests the jury is still out and notes some research that found benefits from their use...

In GEAR » Compression socks for hiking??
January 26, 6:41pm

"Compression socks for hiking"
During a one-week trip in last year I wore my cw-x pro tights for a particularly demanding day that included bagging 3 14'ers. I liked the extra muscular support and felt they helped my recover...

In GEAR » Compression socks for hiking??
January 26, 4:23pm

All Reader Reviews by Chris Benson

Chris Benson has posted no reviews.