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Craig W. (xnomanx) - BPL Professional Member

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About Me Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.
-K. Vonnegut
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All Forum Posts by Craig W.

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Re: boys vs girls
This is the reason I've never had my kids involved in either (I have a 6 year old daughter and 8 year old son). My son was the first to comment that he didn't think that the activities f...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » UL Scouting for Girls
April 29, 11:49pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Wouldn't it be nice....
Good point Tom.

In GEAR » Why pack out poo?
April 26, 6:25pm

Re: Re: Re: Wouldn't it be nice....
But seriously, if this becomes a reality in many wilderness areas, as I believe it will, it seems the safest way of carrying multiple days worth will be some sort of ultralight crap tube, styled li...

In GEAR » Why pack out poo?
April 26, 6:11pm

Re: Wouldn't it be nice....
I'm totally calm and fully focused...on POO!

In GEAR » Why pack out poo?
April 26, 6:00pm

Re: overcrowding = packing poo
Crap is already factored into your skin-out weight- nothing is being added to your total. Now I suppose you could get out the kitchen scale...

In GEAR » Why pack out poo?
April 26, 5:56pm

Re: Re: Re: Why pack out poo?
People probably need to start wrapping their heads around the idea of packing it out. I'm fully expecting to see more and more delicate ecological areas implementing the pack-it-out rule in th...

In GEAR » Why pack out poo?
April 26, 2:03pm

Re: Re: Not Trench foot
I think this is where lightweight shoes that drain quickly and wearing very thin (if any) socks help. I've seen this in the past, and it was typically with people wearing leather or goretex bo...

In Philosophy & Technique » Avoiding Maceration
April 26, 8:53am

Re: Obectivism
"Besides - you crack me up - are you all about the "worker" and "equity" when your contract is up, or do you try to maximize your take like a "self-interested" pe...

In Chaff » Space Alien Invasion.
April 25, 10:52pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: The moral of the story
Oh, I never said I don't squat in rivers. I just said you'll never catch me. :)

In Philosophy & Technique » Cattle and Water
April 25, 10:27pm

Re: Objectivism
"...true self-interest can only be achieved by taking others interests into consideration." Fascinating that this statement should be spoken by someone (presumably) on the right. Ac...

In Chaff » Space Alien Invasion.
April 25, 8:23pm

All Reader Reviews by Craig W.

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Montbell Thermawrap jacket
A great jacket- my XL weighs in at just over 10 oz. with its stuff sack. Very simple, functional design- perfect for 3 seasons in the Sierras when combined with a base layer and/or shell system.

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
May 15, 8:56pm

Dirty Girl Gaiters
These are great "dry" gaiters. As a trail runner I shopped and shopped for a good, breathable, and lightweight pair...not much out there. Most mainstream gear makers seem to seriously over...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 13, 8:55pm