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Luke Schmidt (Cameron) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale The WOODS
About Me Pursuing Christ, relationships, and adventure in that order. Nicknamed "Chief" because I grew up with a tribe of vegetarian cannibals on a small island off the coast of Iowa.
CityMidland TX
CountryUnited States
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Looks Good
The only idea I would have to drop significant weight would be to ditch the tarptent or swap out your pack. Personally though I don't think the 11 pounds baseweight will be all that bad in a a...

In Gear Lists » My 2012 AT Thru Hike List
January 05, 8:57am

Re Another Question
I've never bought nice wool. Again I've found enough at thrift stores to get by (I mostly use a really, really ratty wool sweater). Because of the cost factor I suggest not spending a lot...

In GEAR » Suggestions on clothing?
January 04, 8:01pm

If that was ironic it sounded like things I've heard said in all seriousness. Shoulda been on guard. Oh the problems of internet communications... Problem is its winter and we have nothing b...

In Chaff » US only medical conditions
January 04, 7:52pm

I don't have a packraft (yet, I can dream) but I have swam in whitewater with a PFD that was not adequately bouyant. Not fun. If you can't float on your back you can't float down riv...

In Packrafting » Christmas
January 04, 7:46pm

Other Cheap Ideas
I don't think anyone has mentioned thrift stores. You can find some killer deals there. I have a number of wool shirts and a down jacket my dad got me for $5 at a Goodwill. Here's how my...

In GEAR » Suggestions on clothing?
January 04, 7:39pm

Re Brian
Brian ADD can be classified as "inattentive" or "hyperactive" or both if that clears things up. I used to think we overdiagnosed and I still thing that happens at times but I a...

In Chaff » US only medical conditions
January 04, 5:22pm

Re Franco
"How long is a cotton picking minute" Franco a cotton picking minute is much shorter than a Coon's Age. I believe its a bit longer than a "New York Minute" if only because...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » A Questions Regarding Pounds and Ounces
January 04, 5:12pm

Re Re Wow
Well things weren't clear earlier so lets define the terms. Autistic Spectrum Disorders - This is a real LEGAL disablity. I wish there was a drug for it but I'm unaware of one. Kids ...

In Chaff » US only medical conditions
January 04, 2:56pm

Wow lets clarify a few things. "The pharmaceutical industry creates many new disorders. Oh, and they just happen to have a drug to fix it..." Tell that the French mom I worked with ...

In Chaff » US only medical conditions
January 04, 2:17pm

RE Sarah
Sarah you hang in there! I know thats a tough situtation and I applaud you for your lonely and underappreciated work. For the record I've worked with kids with Asbergers. Sarah is absulute...

In Chaff » US only medical conditions
January 04, 2:05pm

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