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Re: Re: Re: Re: Hiker killed in bear attack in northern New Jersey
>"Perhaps the bear was just minding it's own business"

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiker killed in bear attack in northern New Jersey
September 22, 9:23pm

Re: Llama rescue?
Probably just on a Buhddist spiritual quest. Oh, with two "L" s. Never mind.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Llama rescue?
September 22, 2:03pm

Mental status test with no aids.
For myself, I know what kind of mental arithmetic I can do (say, 11^5 or 11x75x75) with difficulty, but correctly. When I can't do that, (I carry a digit and seconds later, the memory of the c...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » SpO2 levels on whitney
September 22, 12:03am

Re: Re: Sequoia National Park in November
A shorter summary: I'd rent a compact 2WD car and watch the weather reports. If there was snow forecast, I'd get on my smartphone and find a local seller of tire chains. If I was the ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Sequoia National Park in November
September 21, 11:29pm

Re: Sequoia National Park in November
Oh wow, so many thoughts, experiences, (and strong feelings on this). Tire chains work well. Amazingly well, when used properly at the right times. In a way that Easterners and non-snow-coun...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Sequoia National Park in November
September 21, 11:25pm

Re: Sierra Designs
E J: If Sierra Designs isn't forthcoming on some shock cord, PM me. I've got a roll of 1/8" and a roll of 3/32" - more than I will use in many years and could send you whatever l...

In GEAR » Re-shockcording Tent Poles - What type & length of shock cord to use?
September 21, 9:51pm

Retractions
Billy: Yes, I got 1 and 2 flipped. I edited that. Jerry: Okay, now you've got me thinking carefully about what I know and what I only THINK I know. Time for for actual experimentation. I...

In GEAR » color of pack, sleeping bag,...
September 20, 12:08pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Salami
>"What modern American salami is like I don't know" There are brands of salami in the US that are transported, stored, and displayed unrefrigerated. Galileo is one. I trust th...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Salami
September 20, 10:03am

Re: Re: color of pack, sleeping bag,...
Two other theories of gear color: 1. Use really bright colors so everyone else in the valley can see you and your campsite. 2. Use muted, more natural colors so as to have less visual impact ...

In GEAR » color of pack, sleeping bag,...
September 20, 9:57am

Re: Salami
I'd feel very comfortable with cut dry salami for two weeks on the trail at moderate temps. I'd make some effort to keep it cool when easy - mostly so the cut edge didn't get that oxidi...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Salami
September 19, 11:42pm

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