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Bob Gross (--B.G.--) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me I was backpacking ultralight before Ray ever published!

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Re: grossed out.
"He said below." Hwy 20 is twenty miles or so off to the west. I think of Donner Lake as being below Donner Pass. --B.G.--

In Pre-Trip Planning » Sierra Trip Suggestions- less than 2 miles
December 30, 9:41pm

Re: Fixed-lens cameras are better on a per $ or per oz. basis
Charlie, did you get all of those animal photos out on the Pacific Crest Trail? --B.G.--

In GEAR » Samsung NX Mini Mirrorless Digital Camera?
December 30, 9:35pm

Re: Doh!@
"Grouse Ridge north of Highway 20 below Donner Pass" Where is this? There is no Highway 20 near Donner Pass. --B.G.--

In Pre-Trip Planning » Sierra Trip Suggestions- less than 2 miles
December 30, 7:19pm

Re: The Great Grid Fleece Cut Up (turned into 6 separate pieces of gear)
Is there really much use in a partial balaclava? --B.G.--

In Make Your Own Gear » The Great Grid Fleece Cut Up (turned into 6 separate pieces of gear)
December 30, 7:14pm

Re: Re: Re: Winter Traction Device???
Justin, you could make some hobnail boots. Oh, wait, that was a hundred years ago. --B.G.--

In GEAR » Winter Traction Device???
December 30, 7:12pm

Re: Winter Traction Device???
Yak Trax are OK for certain amount of slippery ice. Note that they do not dig in. Kathoola microspikes are bigger and badder and more durable. Full-on crampons are much more serious, but they are m...

In GEAR » Winter Traction Device???
December 30, 5:59pm

Re: Twiggy stainless steel pot bail
There is an easier way. Use about two inches of insulated copper wire, and wrap it around the bail in a tight spiral. It keeps the metal up off the hot surface, and since it is insulated wire, you ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Twiggy stainless steel pot bail
December 30, 4:50pm

Re: thanks jerry
Cairns --B.G.--

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Beginner Ice Axe Questions
December 30, 4:45pm

Re: Down jacket OVER vest?
My down warmth comes from one down vest and one down inner jacket. I can wear either inside the other. If it is going to be a cold night in the sleeping bag, I wear the down vest over my torso, and...

In GEAR » Down jacket OVER vest?
December 30, 12:13am

an old story
Thirty years ago, I was leading a Mount Shasta climb on the standard route, and there were about eight of us. We slept overnight at Helen Lake and then went for the summit very early in the morning...

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Beginner Ice Axe Questions
December 29, 9:14pm

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