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David Noll (dpnoll) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Maroon Bells
About Me I was more of a BWCA guy but am getting into
backpacking because my wife loves it so much and
then we can do more together. On the sunset side
of 60. In 2008 and 2009 I spent more time backpacking than canoeing.
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All Forum Posts by David Noll

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Midwest GGGG May 1-3
The list of presenters is now complete for "The Midwest Tenkara Fest". It will be a combination of live and video presentations. Josh...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGGG May 1-3
March 28, 5:59am

REI sale - What are you getting?
Replaced my old BWCA pots (over 20 years old) with Snow Peak al Dente cookset.

In GEAR » REI Sale 03/27/15 - What are you getting?
March 27, 11:56am

Lake Superior Coastal Trail Adventure.
Who cares about the proofreading! Great trip report. I'm from Minnesota and this trail was on my bucket list. Now it's a must do. Thanks.

In Editor's Roundtable » Lake Superior Costal Trail Adventure
March 25, 5:41am

Midwest Tenkara Fest
More presentations added.

In Fishing » Midwest Tenkara Fest
March 24, 5:33am

Midwest GGGG May 1-3
The Midwest Tenkara Fest has added some more presentations.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGGG May 1-3
March 24, 5:30am

Tarptent Thread
Eric, I do a lot of my backpacking in Minnesota and am thinking about moving up to a Moment DW because of the condensation. Have you noticed a difference in the amount of condensation between the ...

In GEAR » Tarptent Thread
March 22, 2:36pm

Tarptent Thread
Squall at Hobbes Lake in the Wind River Range Moment in Wind River Range Moment at Frontenac State Park

In GEAR » Tarptent Thread
March 22, 2:29pm


In User Test Forum » test
March 22, 2:26pm

Midwest GGGG May 1-3
Doug, They have some sites with electricity but not the corner we're in. I'll try to get a large coffee pot.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGGG May 1-3
March 21, 10:28am

Dividing gear with significant other
First, we never ever get separated. She carries her clothing, sleeping gear, food (1.2# per day) and the fuel(we usually burn esbit) and first aid kit. I carry the tent and cooking gear. For a wee...

In GEAR » Dividing gear with significant other
March 20, 4:32pm

All Reader Reviews by David Noll

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Packa s/m 2008 model
I have used my packa for two years and so far like it better than any other rain gear used. With a pair of chaps the weight is 11 1/2 oz. Last year I only got to use it once but this year it got used ...

In Clothing - Raingear
August 10, 7:35pm

Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
I waited a long time for GG to come out with the LT 4 w/ straps and ti was woth the wait. The grips and locking mechanism are outstanding. Both my wife and I used them and were completely happy.

In Trekking Poles
August 09, 4:04pm

My wife and I just got back from a 5 day trip in the Maroon Bells where I used the Ohm for the 1st time on a trip. The workmanship is impeccable. Initially I was concerned with the hip belt but after...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 09, 4:00pm

trail designs gram cracker w/ caldera cone and SUL 1100
My wife and I just got back from the Winds. For cooking we used a gram cracker W/ a caldera cone and sul 1100 pot. We only boiled water for FBC and averaged just over 1 1/4 esbit tabs for each mea...

In Stoves - Other
August 18, 12:54pm

Pacific Outdoor Equipment Ether Thermo 6
I bought an ether thermo 6 full length for both my wife and myself this spring. We have both used them for 8 nights so far. We stay warm down to about 35-40 degrees and below that add a GG 1/8"...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
July 25, 12:45pm

Stephenson 2R
Our Warmlite has the side windows and full zip door. It has done the Winds, BWCA, Isle Royale and the Superior Hiking Trail on weeklong trips and has handled wind, rain, and snow. It weighs 3#60z, set...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 31, 7:21pm

ULA H2O Amigo
Just got back from Isle Royale where you have to filter water because of tapeworms in the inland lakes. The ease of filtering was great. Just hang it in a tree and wait. The fact that it can double ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
August 18, 3:25pm

Inov8 RocLite 315
This was my first trip with light running shoes. I did a 5 day trip on the Minong Trail on Isle Royale starting out with a 29# 7oz load. They handled wet weather, rocky ridges, and the load with no p...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
August 16, 7:51am

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I was finally able to use my Starlite pack this past week on Isle Royale for a 6 day trip. I was traveling with my wife so I was carrying a 29# 7oz load. I loved the way it handled the wgt using a Pr...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 16, 7:43am