Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Nathan V (Junk) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale The Great Lake State
About Me I have been backpacking for about 8 1/2 years, although I thought about trying it for a few years before that. I wish that i would have started earlier, I've had a lot of fun doing it.
CountryUnited States

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Nathan V

Showing 161 - 170 of 182 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19


Forum » Thread

Re:Golite Jam Sizing
There are others here who can probably give a more accurate answer, but here's my two cents. I have a current model Jam size M, my torso is 18" and it fits me perfectly, but for a 19"...

In GEAR » Golite Jam Sizing
December 29, 4:24pm

nunatak Arc AT 3/4 blanket
I plan on using either my feathered friends hyperion jacket or my montbell thermawrap jacket, which ever one seems to match up better with the quilt.

In GEAR » nunatak Arc AT 3/4 blanket
December 27, 4:49pm

Re:Re:nunatak Arc AT 3/4 blanket
Yes, I saw it on their website a couple of weeks ago, I am planning on ordering one this week. Hopefully it actually is that light,it will cut my current bag's weight in half. Not that my WM hi...

In GEAR » nunatak Arc AT 3/4 blanket
December 26, 5:04pm

Lightest quilt
It's funny, as I was just searching for the lightest summer quilt that I could find too. I came up with the Nunatak Arc AT. It's a 3/4 length summer quilt to be used in conjuntion with a ja...

In GEAR » Lightest quilt/top bag?
December 17, 4:21pm

"OVE" Glove weight
Hey Ron, I have an "OVE" Glove for use around the kitchen. It work quite well, but at 3.1 oz, I wouldn't say it's light enough to carry while backpacking.

In GEAR » Ultralight pot holder for small pots
December 08, 4:21pm

My three favorites 2006
It's a tough choice, but for me: #1 - Patagonia Houdini #2 - Gossamer Gear Lighttrek poles #3 - Dancing Light Gear Tacoma Solo Tarp

In Editor's Roundtable » 2006 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
December 01, 7:06pm

Eric, good idea I will give it a try.

In GEAR » Help me buy a Nunatak
November 23, 1:46pm

H2O location
For me personally, I carry water however works best for the particular pack. In my jam I use one 1 liter soda bottle in each side pocket, in my atmos 50 I use a 2 liter platy in the mesh back panel...

In GEAR » H20 location in pack - front, side or rear?
November 23, 12:29pm

Re; Re:golite jam modifications
I did about the same as Daniel did, size M 17.4 oz. No cons, Pros: lighter, gets rid of unused features.

In GEAR » golite jam modifications
November 23, 7:52am

Re: Nunatak
Yes, that is exactly what happens to mine,the qwills poke through and then bring more down out with them. I have found that if I hold the fabric near the protruding quills, you can usually pull the...

In GEAR » Help me buy a Nunatak
November 23, 7:19am

All Reader Reviews by Nathan V

Nathan V has posted no reviews.