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About Me 51 year old, new to backpacking, with a pair of 18 year old boys to set the pace. Ugh.
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Good Knifes have Options
Deer is optional.

In GEAR » Recommend a goo knife?
April 08, 8:41pm

Recommend a good knife
All of the above. Izula in carbon if you can get it and don't mind taking care of it. IMO probably will be the toughest of the lightweight knives. Do a orange paracord wrap and lanyard so yo...

In GEAR » Recommend a goo knife?
April 08, 4:00pm

Speaking of light; sharing gear makes my pack much lighter
Katharina - yes it does make good sense to share. I own a 6 lb 2 man tent. I love to share, so my 6'3" 19 year old son carries it for us. And since he's out front (or more accurately I...

In Philosophy & Technique » Speaking of light; wouldn't sharing gear make our packs much lighter?
April 07, 10:07pm

Public Apology to the BPL Family - kudos!
"...admit that what I have been doing on the site is not right, sometimes it takes me a while to realize it, but eventually we all get there." Good for you!! Disclosure and communic...

In Gear Swap » Public Apology to the BPL Family
April 07, 6:19pm

Found - So what did you get?
:-)

In Gear Swap » WTB: Big Agnes Air Core - Long/Wide
April 07, 12:26pm

Question for the MODS - storefront selling service
I think it's a question of disclosure. "I buy to resell" kind of thing. I have other non-backing gear to sell and would rather just have someone that will resell on ebay than deal ...

In Gear Swap » Question for the MODS
April 07, 12:22pm

Question for the MODS - Bob thanks for the feedback
Bob I hate to vacilate, but you make good points. We could easily turn the issue into an ugly flaming messy stew by attempting to judge / convict anyone. It could go sooo bad soooo fast. Now - &...

In Gear Swap » Question for the MODS
April 07, 12:04pm

Question for the MODS - reselling for profit
The practice of buying off our forums for the purpose of turning a profit is...just not in the spirit of the community. Any opinions on doing both suggestions - flag the post for the mod's, ...

In Gear Swap » Question for the MODS
April 07, 11:37am

WTB: Big Agnes Air Core - Long/Wide
PM SENT - REI Outlet has one on sale. $49.93 down from $69.95* REDUCED PRICE You Save 28% Item # 776557 Just remember you have to blow the darn thing up. Big Agnes Iron Mountain Sleepi...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Big Agnes Air Core - Long/Wide
April 06, 9:02pm

Milkman IS back
I just received a sample in the mailbox today. Can't wait to compare with Nido, and also try Sarah's suggestion.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Milkman is back?
April 05, 7:03pm

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