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John S. (jshann) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Originally from Louisiana, I enjoyed camping in my Boy Scouting days and eventually became an Eagle Scout. Many years later (2002), I discovered backpacking after going on an REI multisport trip to Alaska. My first backpack was to Grand Canyon, and I was hooked!
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All Forum Posts by John S.

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Re: Why Backpack?
Max, sorry you have to go through all of that and hope any future surgeries go well ; ).

In GEAR » Why do you go backpacking
January 13, 5:34pm

Re: Use for disposable water bottles.
Packraft made from 2 liter bottles? Let's do it.

In Make Your Own Gear » Use for disposable water bottles.
January 11, 11:42am

Re: What our gear says about us...
My gear would say, "Dang dude, you must like Golite stuff."

In GEAR » What our gear says about us...
January 10, 6:13pm

Re: Deschutes tarp
The SMD website does not show accurate specs on the Deschutes in it's images. The website states, "The Deschutes Tarp is 14” deeper, 5" longer and 3" taller than the Wild Oa...

In GEAR » Quest for perfect shelter system for 3 week solo JMT starting in late July
January 10, 6:04am

Re: WHY??
The drops are the lowest price for chlorine dioxide.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » AquaMira drops
January 10, 5:11am

Re: running is destructive

In GEAR » Old Guys Backpacking
January 08, 9:44pm

Re: Post your plans on Facebook, get rescued.
Or get robbed ; ).

In Pre-Trip Planning » Post your plans on Facebook, get rescued.
January 07, 5:14pm

Re: New Bike for Daily Commute and Possible TransAmerican Trail
Awesome bike. Thanks for sharing.

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » New Bike for Daily Commute and Possible TransAmerican Trail
January 07, 5:10pm

Re: Silnylon and urine

In Make Your Own Gear » Silnylon and urine
January 06, 12:56pm

Re: IKEA sit pad
lol at Max. Larston, some will also buy a $7 foam pad at Walmart and cut to size for a near lifetime of sit pads.

In GEAR » IKEA sit pad
January 06, 12:42pm

All Reader Reviews by John S.

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GoLite Dawn
I have had this pack for several years and have taken it on multiple backpacks ranging from 2 days to 6 days. My pack weights have been over 15 pounds a few times with no problems. The materials and w...

In Backpacks - Frameless
May 09, 12:05pm