BPL Community Profile

Marko Botsaris (millonas) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Santa Cruz Mountains, CA
About Me Marko Botsaris has not added a biography yet.

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

All Forum Posts by Marko Botsaris

Showing 21 - 30 of 924 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...93
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Re: Solo
#1 is like a trap as well - the more you go alone the less tolerant you can get adjusting for other people. Too fast. Too slow. Too loud. To much time to convince them to come along. Why bother? LOL

In Philosophy & Technique » Backpacking solo
April 15, 12:02pm

Re: Re: A dire condition?
Take Jen's advice on the half dome/quarter dome, it cheapish and about middle of the road. If you have no extensive experience it should nevertheless be comfortable for you without needing extr...

In GEAR » TENT, SLEEPING BAG AND STOVE SUGGESTIONS.
April 15, 11:01am

Zenni Case Pic
On the side - official zenni cleaning cloth also included with purchase - WOOT! What a score! Weight without the cloth 1.4 oz. Making the clamshell talk to you like a puppet - priceless.

In Make Your Own Gear » Sunglasses case
April 15, 10:45am

Re: Lacing suggestions
"Any suggestions for keeping the tongue centered??" Many people complain of this problem when the shoes don't have a loop on the mid to upper tongue through which the laces go. You...

In Philosophy & Technique » Shoe lacing anomaly?
April 15, 10:36am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Bubblope = Ready to go freezer bag cozy
"You put your food bag into the freezer bag cozy, and then you sit on it?" Humm, we had a thread a week or so back about how long it would take to rehydrate your food with cold water -...

In GEAR » Bubblope = Ready to go freezer bag cozy
April 14, 8:10pm

Re: Re: Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
@roger, yes I'm aware of the mitt catch 22. In this case I just feel like they are going to fall off without elastic behind the wrist. They are an integral part of my hand insulation as well, a...

In Make Your Own Gear » Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
April 14, 7:57pm

Re: Re: Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
Yes, this would bet the best, and most comfortable. I was looking for maybe a UL solutions. I have a beautiful pair of more heavy duty gortex Tufbag mitts that weigh twice as much, and they have we...

In Make Your Own Gear » Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
April 14, 9:24am

Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
I have a pair of MLD Event rain mitt shells, and I'd like to add a extra adjustable bungie style strap that goes around the wrist and not just the upper arm as nicer alternative to using someth...

In Make Your Own Gear » Advice on adding wristbands to rain mitts?
April 14, 8:57am

Re: I get my specialized UL gear from Home Depot...
I love home depot - if I am bored waiting for something scheduled I can enjoyably kill time there just walking around. And yet the is a squalid little Kmart near where I live, and on the few occasi...

In GEAR » I get my specialized UL gear from Home Depot...
April 14, 8:00am

FiveTen Aquastealth
As long as we aren't talking about super economical solutions you can take any shoes you like and glue (with Barge) Five Ten Aqua Stealth soles on them. This can be done yourself, or if you are...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » camp/ fishing/ hiking shoes
April 13, 6:58pm

All Reader Reviews by Marko Botsaris

Marko Botsaris has posted no reviews.