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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Turning my hobby obsession into a part time job and maybe full time job.

I will be selling children's sleeping bags soon.
Stay tuned for updates.
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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: Re: Re: John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
A lot of FKT attempters just don't care about it unless it is the fastest. Especially in Europe. Unsupported is much harder on your legs with the extra weight with every step. In a true se...

In Philosophy & Technique » John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
August 28, 8:40pm

Re: Re: John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
Brett's Unsupported record may not stand for long. NOT LONG AT ALL Like maybe another 14 hours or so.

In Philosophy & Technique » John Muir Trail speed records - a question of style
August 28, 8:33pm

Re: SMD Flight 40
I guess if you're a fan of a hydration bladder and only store stuff in the side pockets, then this vest would be the perfect vest.

In GEAR » SMD Flight 40 torso size & experiences?
August 27, 10:11pm

Re: comparison
Sorry, just saw this post. I love how the Flight 40 carries a load on your hips and fits on your shoulders. This packs carrying ability is great, in fact almost perfect for up to 25 pounds. ...

In GEAR » SMD Flight 40 torso size & experiences?
August 26, 1:01pm

JMT Info ! ! !
Just wanted to pass the JMT story Leor shared. http://www.irunfar.com/2014/08/leor-pantilats-supported-john-muir-trail-fkt-report.html http://pantilat.wordpress.com/2014/08/26/john-muir-t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 26, 12:31pm

Re: Re: DONE ! ! !
3 days 7 hours 36 minutes... Sub 80 on the JMT.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 18, 8:11pm

Silver Pass
Leor's 3:45 ahead of a time that already beats the record by 2 hours. 11:30am to Edison by my splits that beats the record by 2 hours. He got there at 7:15am. 3:45+2 = 5:45 (ahead) He ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 17, 9:28am

Re: Moving Right Along ...
I've been waiting for Leor to go for the JMT record for years. He's the only person I know that could beat Brett Manue going supported. Even though Brett has not gone supported, it...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 10:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Moving Right Along ...
Greg: "Leor started his attempt at 7 am PT on Friday. Looking at his SPOT log, I can't find any place where he was stationary for more that 15 minutes. But I'm open to education ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 9:21pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Moving Right Along ...
Leor had 4:15 of down time this morning at the Taboose JMT junction from 1:50am to 6:05am. He was in his sleeping bag from 2:20am to 5:30am and slept good enough. Legs were a little sore and ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 9:16pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm