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Danny Milks (dannymilks) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me After having worked for four years at UC Davis Outdoor Adventures (as an assistant manager and guide) and two years at Shasta Mountain Guides (as a guide), my wife and I have decided it's time for a change. We got rid of everything we owned and are now in the midst of a multi-year world travel. We are mostly interested in healthy food and backpacking in all of the great mountain ranges. When we had a "home" we enjoyed cycling, backcountry skiing, running, and gardening.
StateCalifornia
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://trektogether.blogspot.com

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Re: RE: The Global Test Part II: Evaluating System Efficiency for a Round-the-World Journey.. thanks.
Hi Scott - thanks for the comments and questions. Hopefully my answers are helpful. I'm sure some other readers can chime in with their own advice. >>Great articles. You guys are doin...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Global Test Part II: Evaluating System Efficiency for a Round-the-World Journey
May 11, 4:56pm

Re: "The Global Test Part II: Evaluating System Efficiency for a Round-the-World Journey"
Hi John - I have the size small GG hipbelt pockets and they are plenty big! I could fit 5-6 clif bars in each pocket. The larger size pockets would also fit, but I don't see the need for that e...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Global Test Part II: Evaluating System Efficiency for a Round-the-World Journey
May 11, 4:38pm

Timing, llamas and thanks!
Paul - we were in Bolivia in June of last year. This trek took place in the early part of the month. We don't have great internet connection right now, so I'll have to look up our route...

In Editor's Roundtable » Keeping it Real in Bolivia’s Cordillera Real: Global Test Photo Essay
May 05, 7:14am

Re: Illegal Mining
Hi Andrew, Thank you for shining light onto some of the underlying issues of these smaller mines. The line between legal and illegal was murky in some of the places we traveled to.

In Editor's Roundtable » Keeping it Real in Bolivia’s Cordillera Real: Global Test Photo Essay
May 05, 7:03am

Amazing work.
Thank you so much for putting together this seminal article. For us backpacking nerds, this is fascinating. I am eager to see what comes next. It is also another reason why BPL is the leader in...

In Editor's Roundtable » Apparatus for Testing Thermal Insulation Properties
April 26, 3:37pm

Re: RE: Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
Hi Michael, I think you'll be fine with your bag. Kristin and I shared a 40 degree GoLite Feather, which was a zipperless hoodless bag that had been split down the back to make a two-person ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
April 26, 2:01pm

Re: Re: Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
Hi Tom, Thanks for the note. Our backpacking trips were typically 3-7 days. The longer trips were in Torres del Paine for 10 days and Los Glaciares (Fitz Roy/El Chalten) for 9 days.

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
April 26, 11:48am

Re: Re: Southward Bound
Hi Cam, You're absolutely right - I read the two posts and mashed them together in my response. I apologize. A simple alcohol stove would be great for one person. A wood burning stove wou...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
April 26, 11:44am

Re: Re: Southward Bound
Michael, Cam has some great ideas in his post about locations. Thanks for chiming in Cam! BPL has published a few photo essays about our travels, and will publish several more in the coming mon...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
April 25, 2:25am

Re: Re: Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
Hi Jack, Thanks for the post. We often camped above 4000meters in the Cordillera Blanca and Cordillera Huayhuash, as well as other ranges in southern Peru and northern Bolivia. It was May and June...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hiking the Santa Cruz Loop in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca: Global Test Photo Essay
April 25, 2:16am

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