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Dan Whalley (thedanwhalley) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale peakdistrict natonial park, UK
About Me I live in the white peak area of the peak district national park u.k, I am in to all outdoor sports mostly biking, scrambling, mountain walking and I have a passion for ultra-light backpacking!
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All Forum Posts by Dan Whalley

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Cape wrath
Hi Roger Yer the quote is from the web site -http://www.capewrathtrail.co.uk/ I think its a quite a new web site that Camren Mcneish (TGO Magazine editor) has something to do with. Looks l...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Skurka looking for expedition ideas
January 02, 4:15am

UK Trip!
How about an U.K trip, not as remote as some places in the world but great waking! TGO challenge is coast to coast in Scotland but entry’s are already in I think for this year, but you could d...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Skurka looking for expedition ideas
January 01, 10:52am

ice axe
Brill cheers! Im looking for info on axes so nice 1!

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » New Ice Axe Blog
January 01, 10:31am

Sock/Glove
Good idea, but i suppose it wouldnt be to good tho if you needed to use the socks inside your boot! They wouldnt be a spare pair, but for comfort at night be fine!

In Multiple Use Gear » Mitten Sock
December 31, 1:20pm

pad
Yes you could, iv seen that a few times on those packs. When making the pack because the pad is thick I would have to make the straps longer, I found if I used the original measurements I wo...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Jay Ham SUL pack
December 27, 8:06am

bike
Well im a mountainbiker myself but also comute 12miles to work everyday and its hilly to! But id have to say get yourself a single speed/fixed wheel road bike! Gives you a whole new set of mu...

In Other Activities » The Bike Bug: Bitten!
December 27, 4:33am

jh pack
Yer you could put the pad on the outside of the pack rolled up, you would prob only need a couple of shock cord straps on the side with the pad rolled up would work fine especially if you have just...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Jay Ham SUL pack
December 27, 4:23am

jh pack
Hi, For the pack straps padding I used 6mm closed cell foam which seems to feel fine. For the dimensions I followed the jam ham instructions but for using 3/8 seem allowance which may give th...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Jay Ham SUL pack
December 26, 2:07pm

Pad
Howdy, The pad is torso length and is scored to fold, i bought it from gossamer gear, the gg torsolight pad which comes pre cut and is great but is only on the torso so i use a short peice of cl...

In Make Your Own Gear » MYOG Jay Ham SUL pack
December 26, 4:42am

Pack
Howdy, Great, yes i love that pack, there is another older model called golite gust (now called the pinnacle pack) which has a greater load capacity and will cope with more load but the jam is a...

In GEAR » Getting in backpacking, looking at backpacks
December 26, 4:26am

All Reader Reviews by Dan Whalley

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Golite Jam
Iv used this pack for over a year now and its become one of my favorate packs. Its light at ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
December 03, 7:59am

GoLite Hut 1
me and my girlfriend to have the golite hut 2, we found it to cope with all weathers apart from strong winds where naturally a more sheltered area is needed, we recently walked the west highland way n...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
November 30, 11:08am