BPL Community Profile

Jake D (JakeDatc) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Bristol,RI
About Me http://www.geargrams.com/list?id=9466
CityBristol
StateRI

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

All Forum Posts by Jake D

Showing 181 - 190 of 1174 | Page: 1 ...10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 ...118
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Re: Re: Don't camp in creekbeds
Yea, that is what I meant. he has put in time and knows his stuff. i'd guess it is almost like avalanche forecasting .. you can look at conditions and then precip and have a pretty good idea...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Don't camp in creekbeds
November 06, 1:09pm

Re: Re: Re: no good deed goes unpunished
no extra contest but Zpacks is advertising voting on their facebook page too... so whatever. i figure it's all advertising. winning the award is advertising.. contest is advertising. a...

In Gear Deals » Free MLD Gear
November 06, 12:44pm

Re: Re: Don't camp in creekbeds
That pretty impressive forecasting. Luckily not a major problem in the NE for me ;) though we do get higher rivers later in the day with snowmelt or rain up higher.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Don't camp in creekbeds
November 06, 12:10pm

Re: Inward pull waist belt straps?
My Osprey Exos's have inward pull.. definitely much more ergonomic and easy to tighten. I was also excited that my size S packs had straps that i didn't max out with my 29" waist. ...

In GEAR » Inward pull waist belt straps?
November 04, 4:40pm

Re: September Trip to the Winds
Nice.. love the one of the Golden sitting at the river.. "uh i'm going to wait to see how this goes for him" ;)

In Post-Trip Reports » September Trip to the Winds
November 04, 7:52am

Re: Re: AT Shelters- how frequently will I want to use them?
Only done the LT and sections of AT in NH/CT but shelters are damn convenient.. which is good and bad. It is really nice to pull into camp, throw your pad and quilt down and call it home. i...

In Pre-Trip Planning » AT Shelters- how frequently will I want to use them?
November 03, 9:39pm

Re: Re: Re: very similar..
Cool.. practice hikes are definitely key. it helps you get into a rhythm of packing, unpacking, cooking etc so you're efficient. "I'd rather not wear stinky clothes to bed."...

In Gear Lists » Gearing up for the Appalachian Trail next spring
October 31, 12:58pm

Re: very similar..
Ozzy.. AWOL's book is pretty much the bible of the AT. you could cut it in half and have a friend send it to you in PA or something. there is also a kindle version i believe. or you could ge...

In Gear Lists » Gearing up for the Appalachian Trail next spring
October 31, 7:48am

Re: Re: Camino
A Local family did it this year and had a pretty extensive blog. they also raised a ton of money for the charity they raised money for. http://www.girlsontheway.com/ can also find SkyWalker...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Camino de Santiago
October 28, 8:07pm

Re: Re: Pack lids
I like the extra organization. i'll take a slight weight hit for that. snacks for the day, headlamp, gloves, long sleeve shirt sometimes. I also have waist belt pockets that i put a small sc...

In GEAR » Pack lids
October 24, 12:42pm

All Reader Reviews by Jake D

Jake D has posted no reviews.