Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Kyle Meyer (kylemeyer) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Portland, OR
About Me Kyle Meyer has not added a biography yet.
CityPortland
StateOR
My Website URLhttp://wenthiking.com

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Kyle Meyer

Showing 21 - 30 of 245 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...25
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Re: bearpaw Pentanet under a Trailsta r.
I don't think it's possible to pitch them together, but it's pretty simple to pitch the trailstar first and then add the bug net as long as the linelocs aren't pitched taut yet.

In GEAR » bearpaw Pentanet under a Trailsta r.
April 28, 6:51pm

Re: bearpaw Pentanet under a Trailsta r.
Honestly, a little too long. I thread the trekking pole (set to 140cm) through both openings in the Pentanet, then pitch the Trailstar as normal. Then I walk around and stake out the Pentanet corne...

In GEAR » bearpaw Pentanet under a Trailsta r.
April 28, 12:29pm

Re: How Safe Is Your Food? Investigating the effectiveness of odor-proof bags
One thing missing from this study is proximity. I certainly understand dogs (or any creature) identifying food when it's literally inches from it's nose, but I'm curious what the rate o...

In Editor's Roundtable » How Safe Is Your Food? Investigating the effectiveness of odor-proof bags
April 10, 9:51am

Re: Fuji X100s
The X100s is now available on Amazon or at least it was briefly until people bought all of them. This camera is extraordinarily well reviewed. In my opinion, it's the ideal backpacking camera.

In Photography » Fuji X100s
March 29, 9:16am

scissors.
It's hard to split kindling with scissors.

In GEAR » Why a knife instead of scissors?
March 21, 8:59am

Re: How to pitch the Trailstar perfectly every time
That seems like a pretty fool-proof method. I feel like I've gotten pretty good with the method I've arrived at: 1. Set my trekking pole to 140cm and shove it hard into the dirt where I ...

In Philosophy & Technique » How to pitch the Trailstar perfectly every time
March 08, 7:56pm

Re: Wide belt
Agreed. ULA's belts are amazing. I don't have a single issue with them, and the hip belt pockets are amazing.

In GEAR » ULA Circuit with cuben hydrid fabric.
February 20, 4:41pm

Re: sittin' pretty
It's been out on two overnight snow camping trips so far—only about 15 trail miles all told. That said, I was carrying quite a bit more weight than I typically do and it carried really well. ...

In GEAR » ULA Circuit with cuben hydrid fabric.
February 20, 11:39am

Re: Hillmap.com
Gmap4 and Hillmap are great tools for planning backcountry trips. Alltrails is actually a venture-capital-backed ripoff of a site I built a few years ago, http://wenthiking.com/. The idea of th...

In GEAR » Mapping Software (TOPO state series discontinued)
February 13, 12:08pm

Re: Down vs synthetics in expedition clothes?
Theoretical insulation is very different than real, tested CLO.

In GEAR » Down vs synthetics in expedition clothes?
February 08, 11:18am

All Reader Reviews by Kyle Meyer

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

MLD Trailstar
I've now had the Trailstar out over thirt...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
January 18, 11:43am