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Casey Bowden (clbowden) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Berkeley Hills
About Me In 1999 I rode a bike from Oregon to Virgina using lightweight backpacking methods from Ray Jardine's book, Hiking the PCT. My first backpacking experience came 1 year later and I have been hooked ever since.
CityKensington
StateCA
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://CaseyAndEmily.com

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X amount of fuel to boil Y amount of water
You need to determine the efficiency of your stove. For example, for my stove I assume it takes 0.12 ounces of fuel to boil 1 cup of water. For my next trip I have determined that I will boil...

In GEAR » cannister stove questions
July 31, 3:06pm

Caribou Lakes, Trinity Alps
A huge +1 all around.

In Post-Trip Reports » Caribou Lakes, Trinity Alps
July 30, 1:00pm

Re: Nepal trekking advice
> The place I work for has a perk where every 5 years they pay for you to travel anywhere in the world and take a month long vacation. Where do you work?

In Pre-Trip Planning » Nepal trekking advice
July 11, 1:04pm

Another Example of Poor SMD Quality Control
Last June Manfred bought a cuben Haven and net tent from SMD, the latter of which came in at 16 ounces when the website stated it was 14 ounces. Here's the link to the thread: http://www.bac...

In GEAR » Very unpleasant experience with Six Moon Design (SMD)
May 31, 1:06pm

Re: How stupid is it to go into the wilderness without a shelter or survival skills
Ask Matt Black. ;) He has skills, but a little over a year ago Ken, Jay, Matt and I went into the Lost Coast on a really windy, rainy day. That night while Ken and I stayed warm and dry in ou...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » How stupid is it to go into the wilderness without a shelter or survival skills?
May 31, 11:17am

Re: Moving Sale
I'll take the scoop. Just sent a PM.

In Gear Swap » Moving Sale
May 28, 10:43am

Re: Re: Re: Re: any pics?
Great! I'm, I mean my kids, are so excited. Just send you a PM for payment details.

In Gear Swap » $190 (shipped) Kids Homemade 25* Sleeping bag with full zip 20 ounces and 5"+ loft
May 26, 1:09pm

Re: Re: any pics?
Hi Aaron, Assuming the bag has a full length zipper, I'll take it. Casey

In Gear Swap » $190 (shipped) Kids Homemade 25* Sleeping bag with full zip 20 ounces and 5"+ loft
May 26, 12:57pm

Cheap and Light Stainless Steel Mug/Pots in Oakland, Ca
If you want to play around with light and cheap stainless steel mugs check out: KV Discount on 10th between Harrison and Webster in Oakland, CA. For $3.50 you can get a 725 ml, 2.6 oz cup wit...

In Gear Deals » Cheap and Light Stainless Steel Mug/Pots in Oakland, Ca
May 24, 1:25pm

Re: unsafe
> If it was too hot to keep your finger there, then it is unsafe. Is this the rule of thumb for preventing canisters from overheating?

In Make Your Own Gear » Is this stove - windscreen setup safe?
May 20, 4:46pm

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