BPL Community Profile

Stuart Burke (burkest) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Collegiate Peaks Wilderness
About Me Stuart Burke has not added a biography yet.
CityMadison
StateWI
CountryUSA
My PDF Gear List140 mile Colorado loop hike

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

All Forum Posts by Stuart Burke

Showing 21 - 30 of 182 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Hiking Pants
Nick, Have you ever had problems with the side zips on the eco-mesh pants rubbing your legs?

In GEAR » Hiking Pants
January 25, 8:19pm

Re: thermal sleeves
I use a pair of pearl izumi arm warmers similar to these for biking and they work really well. I do not use them when I hike because they are very tight fitting. They have to be tight to stay up an...

In GEAR » thermal sleeves
January 23, 4:58pm

Re: Ti cooking
PM sent on 0.9 L pot

In Gear Swap » Ti cooking
January 20, 6:18pm

Re: Chequamegon National Forest
I would second Sam's suggestion of the North Country Trail. The stretch from Mellen to Solon Springs is complete with good tread and reasonably good signage. Ticks, flies and mosquitos can be b...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Chequamegon National Forest
December 29, 7:39pm

Re: Momentum .9
Shiny side facing towards the insulation. Nice avatar!

In Make Your Own Gear » Momentum .9
December 02, 7:08pm

Re: looking for lightweight synthetic baselayer with thumbholes and half zip
The REI MTS lightweight long sleeve zip t http://www.rei.com/product/705470 fits your requirements except for the thumbholes. Those would not be too hard to add if you have a sewing machine that d...

In GEAR » looking for lightweight synthetic baselayer with thumbholes and half zip
October 20, 6:31pm

re quilt
The quilt is still available

In Gear Swap » Gear closet cleaning, lots of stuff
September 21, 2:52pm

Re: Gear closet cleaning, lots of stuff
removed

In Gear Swap » Gear closet cleaning, lots of stuff
September 17, 5:47am

RE: Re: SHT - Summer 3-day Trip Gear List
I personally would not want to use any bivy if the night time temps were not going to be below 60 F. For summer trips I used to use a net tent but for this year I have switched to a hammock. If...

In Gear Lists » SHT - Summer 3-day Trip Gear List
June 12, 9:48pm

Re: Wp/b jackets - Need Market Update
Take a look at the Montbell Peak shell. I used to own a ID eVent jacket and it was nice but I grew tired of the lack of features. I bought a peak shell and I am very happy with it. My medium weighs...

In GEAR » Wp/b jackets - Need Market Update
June 12, 9:23pm

All Reader Reviews by Stuart Burke

Showing 1 - 2 of 2 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

Simblissity Levagaiter
I love these gaiters. I wear them every time I go hiking. They breathe well, dry fast, keep debris out of my shoes and stay in place. When I first used the gaiters it took a few tries to get the fit r...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
February 26, 4:47pm

Montrail Stratos XCR
I like mine quite a bit. They fit well and are reasonably light. My only complaint after hiking 40 miles with them is that the padding around the ankle soaks up a lot of water and takes a long time (s...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
October 31, 8:39pm