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Casey Bowden (clbowden) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Berkeley Hills
About Me In 1999 I rode a bike from Oregon to Virgina using lightweight backpacking methods from Ray Jardine's book, Hiking the PCT. My first backpacking experience came 1 year later and I have been hooked ever since.
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Re: No Cell Phone
Beautiful Nick. A huge +1.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » cell phone-- bringin' it?
February 14, 10:23am

Cheating on your McHale?
Shame on you David Ure. (Text above assumes Mr. Ure has a "last-pack-you'll-ever-own" McHale. If this is not the case, I apologize in advance.)

In GEAR » Golite Pinnacle users - Question!
February 13, 1:19pm

Re: Where do you lie on the political/moral compass?
Economic Left/Right: -5.25 Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.44

In Chaff » Where do you lie on the political/moral compass?
February 10, 12:02pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Is all weight equal? - Trekking Poles
Douglas wrote: "Far too many of you are taking this stuff personally. Why? I disagree with people every day! I don't get mad, and neither do they. Why are all these relatively meaningless ...

In GEAR » Is all weight equal? - Trekking Poles ...
February 08, 4:01pm

Re: Re: Hey all you Bay Area BPLrs and beyond
Go outside and do a silly walk, you'll feel better. ;)

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Official GGG Thread READ
February 07, 4:41pm

Re: Re: Re: Backpacking and Hiking with an Umbrella
Thanks John, I assume Francis meant "windshirt" instead of "softshell jacket" but would like to know for sure.

In Editor's Roundtable » Backpacking and Hiking with an Umbrella
February 07, 4:34pm

Re: Backpacking and Hiking with an Umbrella
The author wrote: "My ultralight soft shell jacket weighs 3.5 ounces (99 g)." What is the brand / model?

In Editor's Roundtable » Backpacking and Hiking with an Umbrella
February 07, 2:12pm

Re: An ultralight life?
+1 on the entire thread. However, concerning item seven: 7. Sell house when able. Rent much smaller house. Since you have to live somewhere, I think it's better to own a home if you ca...

In Philosophy & Technique » An ultralight life?
February 01, 3:02pm

McHale, The Last Pack You'll Ever Buy
Don't believe it... Consider the following points, in no particular order: 1. Even if a McHale pack lasts a lifetime (I haven't heard otherwise anywhere), it won't be your last pa...

In GEAR » If you could only have one pack Part 2
January 30, 1:54pm

Re: baffled
Thanks for the link. After watching the video, I find it interesting that they had to shake the jars with water and down for 2 minutes to soak the untreated down. I would have thought a few secon...

In GEAR » baffled
January 26, 12:50pm

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