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Craig W. (xnomanx) - BPL Professional Member

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About Me Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.
-K. Vonnegut
CityBeautiful Altadena
StateCA
CountryUSA
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My PDF Gear ListGeneral Adventuring Gearlist (2013)

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All Forum Posts by Craig W.

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Re: Re: sun/compression sleeves
I've used them pretty extensively backpacking and distance running and cycling. Sun protection: A+ Cooling/wicking: D Even the thinnest white ones I have feel hot to me. Tight stuff jus...

In GEAR » sun/compression sleeves
March 11, 10:25pm

Thanks BPL!!!
Just a little update and a thank you. For more years than I can remember I've been sponsoring an outdoor skills oriented club at the high school where I teach. One night on BPL long ago som...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Thanks BPL!!!
March 10, 10:21pm

Bob Gross 5k
I think I have the perfect amount of BPL posts. Enough for ultralight credibility, yet few enough to seem cool and slightly disinterested. Anyone with more posts than me obviously has nothing...

In Chaff » Bob Gross. 10k.
March 10, 9:28pm

Me, me
Sorry again for backing out of the run guys, just being up front as soon as I can. Surfing won again. I pulled it off in Joshua Tree but I'm more skeptical going into Zion without more time o...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 3rd Annual BPL Spring Run -Zion Training Thread
March 10, 8:26pm

"Progress"
Well, I'm surfing and diving better than ever....but running: not so much. Logging the miles just isn't speaking to me these days. Nothing but hill repeats and faster tempo 5Ks or less ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 3rd Annual BPL Spring Run -Zion Training Thread
March 10, 8:43am

Re: Us incarceration rates and the normalization of long term solitary confinement
"I find this very disturbing." I do too. Factor in race/ethnicity and the issue starts getting even uglier.

In Chaff » Us incarceration rates and the normalization of long term solitary confinement
March 06, 7:37pm

Re: FS: MLD Solomid, Olive Brown
Sale pending....

In Gear Swap » FS: MLD Solomid, Olive Brown
March 05, 8:18pm

FS: MLD Solomid, Olive Brown
SOLD. Like the title says. $120 shipped. Paypal please, I'll ship USPS with a tracking number. I purchased this here off gear swap maybe a year ago. Original owner seam sealed it (a ...

In Gear Swap » FS: MLD Solomid, Olive Brown
March 05, 6:36pm

The Art of Racing in my Brain
Last year a student bought me a Nook as a parting/thank you gift. I immediately loaded it up with some free books found online, purchased a few titles, and read a few books on it while backpacki...

In Chaff » The Art of Racing in my Brain
March 04, 5:51pm

Re: 30,000-year-old giant virus 'comes back to life'
Uh oh. Isn't this pretty similar to how John Carpenter's The Thing starts?

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
March 03, 8:30pm

All Reader Reviews by Craig W.

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Montbell Thermawrap jacket
A great jacket- my XL weighs in at just over 10 oz. with its stuff sack. Very simple, functional design- perfect for 3 seasons in the Sierras when combined with a base layer and/or shell system.

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
May 15, 8:56pm

Dirty Girl Gaiters
These are great "dry" gaiters. As a trail runner I shopped and shopped for a good, breathable, and lightweight pair...not much out there. Most mainstream gear makers seem to seriously over...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 13, 8:55pm