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HK Newman (hknewman) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Western US
About Me Mostly 2 to 3 day loops, with a couple weeklong trips too. Debating whether to go 2 weeks or more. Lightening up but with an eye towards toughness and hiking convenience (secure drying on the trail. quick set up, etc...)
I'll update my gear list tomorrow ...
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I've seen more of these contraptions being used by the some younger people for around town transport (normally campuses, ... might grow). Might need to adjust your price points and weights tho...

In Gear Deals » Interest register in new outdoor product
January 16, 10:17am

Re: Re: Eat a nutria, save Louisiana
Sorry, Louisiana

In On the Web » Eat a nutria, save Louisiana
January 16, 10:02am

Re: Demographic targeting
... demographic .. @ Richard - not really. Mostly I work around college age female pre-nursing and cosmetology/fashion students - was at a public computer w/a generic login but hit a few outd...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 16, 10:00am

Re: BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
J Scruggs said ... .. There's gotta be a better way Ed: Actually at work and the ads for Asian ladies, Sugar Momma's, etc.. popped up. I understand about needing to make the payment on...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 15, 4:59pm

Re: Why do you go backpacking
Scenary of undisturbed Nature and vistas of some sort, ... being a part of it temporarily. I enjoy a bit of challenge but my UL gear in part is to get away from the crowds (= choice of campsite) wi...

In GEAR » Why do you go backpacking
January 13, 5:04pm

Re: How much did childhood experiences influence your interest in backpacking?
Not as a kid: I biked as a kid in the 70's constantly (wasn't let inside the house while it was being cleaned every day until dinner). Did great on the few hikes I went on but wasn't r...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » How much did childhood experiences influence your interest in backpacking.
January 12, 6:30pm

Re: wilderness backpacker?
Not in this instance (technically it's "open space" between the Sandia and the Foothills neighborhood) but iirc Kevin briefly met the deceased in transit on a backcountry trip after I...

In Chaff » Cops will face charges for killing wilderness backpacker.
January 12, 6:09pm

Re: All black backpacks
I've had a few (incl custom Zimmerbuilt). The surface gets hotter but it doesn't transmit too deeply into the contents at least in the mtns. Not sure I'd test that during summertime ...

In GEAR » All black backpacks
January 12, 8:51am

Re: Where are you excited to go in 2015?
Still putting my plans together for the start and end of summer mountain backpacking in the USA. Hope for some snow to pile up soon as I was planning the Sierras at the start of summer and the Roc...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Where are you excited to go in 2015?
January 11, 9:38pm

DifferencesTemp dependent
I've always thought of things temperature dependent, so I have 2 sets of packs and quilts ... one optimized for the Rockies and one for 3-season arid Southwest. Could be cold and wet with mons...

In GEAR » What our gear says about us...
January 09, 11:15pm

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