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Hoot Filsinger (filsinger) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest
About Me Started backpacking in 1968 with my first and only Kelty Pack. Have enjoyed many adventures in Los Padres, Sierra Nevada, Cascades, and coastal hiking in the Pacific Northwest.Colin Fletcher was my mentor in my youth and I now enjoy the diverse and knowledgeable folks at BPL.

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All Forum Posts by Hoot Filsinger

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Broccoli

In Chaff » Broccoli
July 19, 7:01pm

Re: Mammoth lakes with family This site may be helpful.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Mammoth lakes with family
July 02, 9:13am

Re: .
The ( .) has an Average BPL rating but the (! ) comes with a Highly Recommended rating

In Gear Swap » .
May 27, 8:30pm

MONTBELL UL SS DOWN HUGGER #3, REGULAR $179.40 You Save: $119.60 (40%) Mammoth Mountaineering Other Montbell bags on sale.

May 19, 8:11pm

Re: New Ultralight Bear Canister. Only 7.4 ounces!
. If only the top could be used as a frying pan.

In GEAR » New Ultralight Bear Canister. Only 7.4 ounces!
May 06, 6:36pm

Re: FS: Cleaning out the gear room: Packs, Sleeping Bags, Stoves, etc.
I will take the sp gigapower and screen. Hoot

In Gear Swap » FS: Cleaning out the gear room: Packs, Sleeping Bags, Stoves, etc.
April 28, 6:03pm

Re: New NPS logo
Empty dreadful logo brought to us by empty brainless leadership.

In On the Web » New NPS logo
March 30, 2:48pm

Re: Treecamp & Snowstorm Extravaganza!!!
Logan, Here is a couple of books you may enjoy. Enjoy you adventures!

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Treecamp & Snowstorm Extravaganza!!!
February 24, 7:50pm

Re: WTB: go lite jam, size small, or similar pack.
I have a new Borah Stealth in Dyneema X size small with hipbelt pockets. If interested send me a PM for price.

In Gear Swap » WTB: go lite jam, size small, or similar pack.
February 14, 7:44pm

Re: Gear List Project: FEEDBACK Appeciated!
Once again Nick displays his wisdom. This is the visual gear list I used in 1970.

In GEAR » Gear List Project: FEEDBACK Appeciated!
February 11, 10:56pm

All Reader Reviews by Hoot Filsinger

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Bearpaw Wilderness Designs company
John at Bearpaw was terrific to work with. He listened to my needs and designed a cuben fiber structure similar to the cub den but with slight mods to fit my big boy size. He backs his warranty, send...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 27, 12:23am

Saywer Squeeze Filtration System
SP131- Sawyer Squeeze Filter – multiple capacity The NEW Sawyer Squeeze Filter is the lightest and most versatile filtration system on the market. With a total field weight of 3 ounces, it is extr...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
June 03, 7:58pm

Tarptent Contrail
I used the Contrail in the Cascades and was impressed with the design and weight. The bug net paid for itself the first two nights. I stayed dry in light rain and moderate wind and had very little con...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
March 11, 11:48pm