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Re: The Politics of Cottage Consumption
The smart consumer will by the best product at the best price, without prejudice as to what segment of the industry produced it, or where it was produced. Ahhhhhh, the smart consumer ... does th...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Politics of Cottage Consumption
July 03, 2:36am

Re: Packit Gourmet- What dishes are your favorites?
For me its the Burger wraps, gumbo and Smoothies. Stephen, a rule to live by ... eat no cajun food prepared by a person born north of Interstate 10! But I might give it a try, there's exc...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Packit Gourmet- What dishes are your favorites?
June 28, 8:37pm

Re: Backyard
@Kat ... kudos on your choice of a backyard! @Nick ... traditionally, Yentels are women;-)

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Maybe my first solo trip this weekend??
June 17, 8:46am

Dances with bears
news article about an encounter with an aggressive black bear

In Other Activities » Dances with bears
June 16, 1:01pm

Re: FS: Neoair Small and Patagonia R1 Mens XS
PM sent on the neoair

In Gear Swap » FS: Neoair Small and Patagonia R1 Mens XS
June 16, 7:18am

Re: Cool things to sightsee before Philmont?
* Tour the Air Force Academy * Whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River. Several firms operating out of the Buena Vista, CO area ... 90 miles by road west of Colorado Springs

In Philmont » Cool things to sightsee before Philmont?
June 06, 8:17pm

Re: A Pencil for the JMT -- Solution Found!
Another enjoyable read! Thanks, Nick. But you missed an obvious secondary benefit ... onion paper is edible ... multi-purpose! However ... I ask this with dread in my heart ... are we to inf...

In GEAR » A Pencil for the JMT -- Solution Found!
June 03, 3:26pm

Re: getting bearbag rope over a branch: The SUL Wanderer - Episode 2
Throw the bag like it's a grenade. Doug, If you saw me throw like it is a grenade you'd quickly transfer me out of your foxhole;-) (I tried it this weekend)

In Editor's Roundtable » The SUL Wanderer (Video Series) - Episode 2: Food & Water
June 02, 7:56pm

Re: wood fire smoke
the fact is there is no amount of smoke from a wood fire that is safe to inhale. So true ... in fact about as true as: the fact is there is no amount of smoke from the motor vehicle that drov...

In Editor's Roundtable » The SUL Wanderer (Video Series) - Episode 2: Food & Water
June 02, 7:52pm

Re: Very good series
Very good indeed! And valuable even for one who's goal falls short (heavy) of SUL.

In Editor's Roundtable » The SUL Wanderer (Video Series) - Episode 2: Food & Water
May 30, 5:30pm

All Reader Reviews by Jim Colten

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TarpTent
My entry into the world of tarping was with Hernry's orginal squall. Later that year the Cloudburst was introduced. I contacted him about an idea of converting my squall to use an arched front p...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 30, 11:04am

Thru-Hiker.com
1) good products 2) friendly and useful help before ans after sale 3) great customer service I'd rate Thru-Hiker a 6 if that was an option

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 01, 8:10am

Minibull Designs Pocket Puck
Hector, I had similar experience .... but only the first time I lit it. Since then I've been giving the pocket puck about 15-30 seconds more warmup time and it has always stayed lit. There is a...

In Stoves - Alcohol
October 16, 6:04am