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Chris Bell (Hobbit) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale PA Wilds
About Me I am 53 and have been 4 season backpacking since a teenager. As I age I've had to lighten up the pack to keep my milage up. Typically I hike about 15 miles a day. Presently I carry about 8 lbs base weight and my hips and knees are happy. Many THANKS to this site to discover ways to drop the weight. There are numerous trails close to home, Suquehannock Trail System STS, and often backpack the weekends right after work on Friday. Chris aka Hobbit
CityShinglehouse
StatePennsylvania
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by Chris Bell

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SOLD
pad is now sold.

In Gear Swap » FS: BMW TorsoLite Sleeping Pad
February 24, 7:23am

email sent
email sent on available torsolight

In Gear Swap » WTB Torsolite Sleeping Pad
February 22, 7:16pm

Re: G5 and White Box are Sold - G4 and Vargo Stove Still Available
Got G5 today in great shape. Thanks! Chris

In Gear Swap » FS: Gossamer Gear, Patagonia, and Vargo
February 17, 7:21pm

Packs Mountainsmith Auspex and Chimera
Local scouts now have them. Thanks for the interest. Chris

In Gear Swap » For Sale: Packs Mountainsmith Auspex and Chimera
January 24, 1:51pm

FS: BMW TorsoLite Sleeping Pad
For Sale: Bozeman Mountain Works TorsoLite Inflatable Sleeping Pad in great shape. Includes stuff sack and repair kit. Used just 4 nights this last October. $45 shipped. Paypal ok. PM me if in...

In Gear Swap » FS: BMW TorsoLite Sleeping Pad
December 08, 4:42pm

ULA Amigo Pro
email sent on ULA Amigo Pro

In Gear Swap » Sweet Gear Surplus Sale
November 23, 7:20pm

email sent
Will email sent to you. Thanks Chris

In Gear Swap » FS: Gossamer Gear G4 Pack, Size L
June 21, 9:26pm

golite poncho tarp
PM Sent

In Gear Swap » WTB: Poncho tarp
June 19, 6:48pm

Contrail purchased
Thanks for the replies. Contrail has been found and purchased. Chris

In Gear Swap » WTB: Tarptent Contrail
June 14, 9:32am

WTB: Tarptent Contrail
I want to purchase a Tarptent Contrail Older or new style is ok just let me know which you have when you PM me. Thanks

In Gear Swap » WTB: Tarptent Contrail
June 14, 4:35am

All Reader Reviews by Chris Bell

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Pacific Outdoor Products Insul Mat Max-Thermo
Great comfort when inflated somewhat soggy - about 10 puffs of air. The air channels are fairly pronounced "rounded" and you may be distracted by the feel of the "valleys" in betw...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 06, 6:35pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro-Lite 4
This is the warmest pad I have. I've slept plenty warm down into the 10 - 15 deg F range. Durable - I've used it directly on frozen ground without issues but certainly would not recommend it...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 06, 6:01pm

GoLite Ether Wind Shirt (Wisp HP)
I’ve been using a Golite Ether Wind Shirt since Fall 2007 mainly for wind protection and shedding rain/snow from my inner layer of 200 wt fleece. I’ve discovered this winter, when hiking, I can stay ...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 29, 7:42pm