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Dale Wambaugh (dwambaugh) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest
About Me Native Seattlite, hiking and biking in the woods since I was a kid. Returned to backpacking a couple years ago and discovered the pleasures ultralight hiking-- it appeals to my gadgeteering nature and my aging body parts :)
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StateWashington
CountryUSA
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Re: turning back
It wasn't a loop hike-- it is up the mountain and back down. If you can't figure out the direction of the trail and you don't have a good map and/or reliable GPS that concurs with your ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Another lost hiker story
October 12, 2:48pm

Re: way to go
Thanks! I'm still continuing to lose a little. I need a whole new set of jeans--- can't keep the old ones up! I'm barely functioning with large size hiking pants and XL's used to be...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » lose w8 now, ask dale how
October 12, 1:05pm

SOLD: Windshirts Men's L & XL PRICE DROP
SOLD Prices lowered in the original post above.

In Gear Swap » FS: Windshirts Men's L & XL
October 12, 12:57pm

Re: Perceived Warmth Experiment
Perceived warmth is a good thing to grasp. I find humidity to have a big effect and of course a little cold wind can hose your layering scheme in a hurry. I find that cold hands and ears can make m...

In GEAR » Perceived Warmth Experiment
October 12, 12:53pm

Re: Re: Another lost hiker story
One thing I find interesting in these stories is the decision making process. When the trail peters out and you don't know where you are going, why not turn around? Likewise, the urge to keep m...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Another lost hiker story
October 12, 12:29pm

Another lost hiker story
I like the headline on this one: "Rescued hiker’s lesson: Always go prepared" This is a classic lost hiker event with one mistake compounding with others. She had a self-drawn map ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Another lost hiker story
October 12, 11:38am

SOLD: Windshirts Men's L & XL
SOLD =================================================== SOLD: Zo-On windshirt from Iceland with the Iceland Air logo. Euro XL size, fits like a US men's large, measures 24" ac...

In Gear Swap » FS: Windshirts Men's L & XL
October 09, 10:47am

Re: options for a light syn vest?
For more comparison, The North Face Thermoball vest is 8.2oz in large, measures 24" across the armpits and 28" back length.

In GEAR » options for a light syn vest?
October 08, 10:39pm

Re: Re: Limits of mountain bike travel?
"I have to say that is one skilled rider." I should say so! I balk at a little loose gravel. One slip up on those cliffs and they'll be getting the folding spatula out of the MSR k...

In Bikepacking & Bicycle Touring » Limits of mountain bike travel?
October 08, 8:57pm

Re: durable bushwacking windshirt
The good old fashioned nylon anorak windbreaker comes to mind. It appears that LL Bean has resurrected the design and even has them on sale. My guess is ~12oz. http://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/81...

In GEAR » durable bushwacking windshirt
October 08, 1:58pm

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