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Chris Benson (roguenode) - BPL Forum Member

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"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

RE: "Bearier" bear canister
Evidently, it won't be clear. From the article, “production models will likely be a translucent color”. There’s no doubt the bearboxer is cheaper and the bearier does not have IGBC and...

In GEAR » "Bearier" bear cannister
January 22, 7:47pm

"Bearier" bear canister
Caught wind of this new bear cannister at Outdoor Retailer show through the JMT Yahoo group. Looks promising. Trailspace take on Bearier 700

In GEAR » "Bearier" bear cannister
January 22, 6:21pm

nice newt
Thanks for posting. What's it weigh?

In On the Web » Mountain Laurel Designs Funky Proto Sale 2010
January 21, 12:32pm

watch and performance
Coming from road running, I had a habit of closely following my run data, even during runs. Eventually, I found what works best for me is to start the watch, do my run and ignore it. After the r...

In GEAR » BPL for Trail Running?
January 21, 7:33am

Re: questions
Thanks for the information. I, usually carry a single easton nail stake and use it for digging. There are times I know I won't need the stronger stake and may leave it and try using found items...

In Gear Lists » 3 season gear list, CO
January 16, 12:45pm

Re: 3 season gear list, CO
Nice list! I get out to Colorado 3-4 times a year for high-country solo trips and have a few questions that might help me sort out my list. Any problems with food storage/security only using an...

In Gear Lists » 3 season gear list, CO
January 16, 8:23am

you might consider
a trash compactor bag.

In GEAR » Stuff sack for my sleeping bag
January 12, 12:13pm

Closed: Trade found

In Gear Swap » WTT/WTB: GG 1/4" wide thinlight for 3/8" thinlight
January 10, 2:39pm

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