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My Locale Western Michigan
About Me Mounteering, climbing and backpacking and outdoor endeavors I have been engaged with since age eleven all over North America and Canada. Retired educator, researcher and outdoor facilitator. Currently dealing with Multiple Myeloma Cancer and still backpacking with the grandchildren on a "lighter note".
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All Forum Posts by KEN LARSON

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Seam Grip Storage
Seam Grip, Freesole and Aquaseal are moisture-cure adhesives. As soon as you pop the top on the tube and expose the adhesive to the moisture in the air, the countdown begins. Unfortunately, you are...

In Gear Swap » PIF seam grip
June 24, 6:48am

Gear Suited for Wet, Cold Weather Hiking
All encompassing article taking in consideration cold conditions..... GO HERE

In GEAR » Need help with women's layering for warmth
June 23, 1:12pm


In Gear Swap » ****FS ZPacks 30 Degree, WIDE, 900 fp Sleeping Bag ****
June 16, 6:22pm

****FS ZPacks 30 Degree, WIDE, 900 fp Sleeping Bag SOLD ****
A change in my medical health has forced me sell the sleeping bag and abandon the vision I had planned for its use. This bag has NEVER BEEN USED. FEATURES: • Standard 3/4 length si...

In Gear Swap » ****FS ZPacks 30 Degree, WIDE, 900 fp Sleeping Bag ****
June 16, 1:17pm

Frying Pan
I believe a previous thread has delved into this subject some time ago so check it out. To summarize my thoughts: I would highly recommend the 8" diameter ALPINE PAN that is 1 1/2" dee...

In GEAR » Best UL non-stick frying pan for the trail?
June 12, 10:51am

Feathered Friends Fabric Inquiry
Looking back to 1998 I believe the first waterproof/breathable fabric they use was call PTFE Lite. It incorporated a new PTFE from BHA Technologies and gave a better resistance to water entry that ...

In GEAR » Waterproof/breathable sleeping bag shell Feathered Friends used in the past. Anyone remember the name?
June 11, 2:04pm

Hilleberg Tent thread
I'm curious the "KIND" of footprint material you owners use with the Hilleberg tents OR do you forget them since the floor material is a bit more "bomb proof" to that other ...

In GEAR » Hilleberg Tent thread
June 11, 9:42am

Down Jacket

In GEAR » Looking for a down jacket for my 6'4" 240# son
June 04, 8:49am

Small Woman
Have you looked at the ULA SHORT ADJUSTABLE PACK (Torso Size 12" - 18")? All four of my female grand children use this pack with Torso Size ranging from 14 - 16"

In GEAR » ultralight pack that will fit very small woman well
June 01, 9:07am


In GEAR » fuel canisters
May 31, 12:14pm

All Reader Reviews by KEN LARSON

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>>>>>>>>BEWARE<<<<<<<< Read the BB Business Review BELOW before you decide to purchase ITEMS from this company. BB Business Review

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 22, 7:19am

Would highly recommend ANY of SOTO's products as they RATE 5 in my estimation. I have purchased and have used many of SOTO's products (STOVES: iso & white gas and POCKET TORCHES: butan...

In Stoves - Canister
May 24, 10:57am

Sawyer In-Line Filter

In Hydration - Water Treatment
March 08, 2:15pm

MSR Mountain Safety Research HyperFlow microfilter
I purchased one of the very first MSR Hyperflow filters from REI (April08) and experienced many of the filter issues that have been mentioned (reduced output, hard pumping, backflushing difficulties a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 25, 10:24am

Alpkit CarbonLite
CarbonLite hiking/trekking pole review: • I have been using “h...

In Trekking Poles
June 30, 9:06am

PossumDown Gloves (BPL Gear Shop)
I was interested in the level of warmth provided by an overmitt and wool liner combination and did some cold weather testing of hand gear for the last three days, since the temperatures in Michigan we...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
November 30, 1:57pm