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Jay Wilkerson (Creachen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale East Bay
About Me Accept, Adapt then Attack!
CityJust 12 miles to Mt. Diablo
StateNor Cal
My PDF Gear List2014 UL Gear List

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All Forum Posts by Jay Wilkerson

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"SurvivorMan" could build a house with that knife.

In Philosophy & Technique » XUL - A new standard for Lightweight Backpacking?
January 11, 8:17pm

Ali- Why do you need that big of a knife to go backpacking? Just wondering

In Philosophy & Technique » XUL - A new standard for Lightweight Backpacking?
January 11, 7:11pm

Trinity Alps
Crusty Earth

In Photo Gallery » Trinity Alps
January 10, 10:48pm

Lightweight stove
I have used my Snowpeak canister stove several times over 8,000ft it has a piezo igniter. It is a little heavy at 3.7oz but I am sure I have used it at even higher elevation. I did have to give a...

In GEAR » Lightweight Stove
January 09, 8:45am

JMT Stove choice
I did the JMT 2 years ago and used the BPL Ti wing the entire trip. Looking back -the only thing that I would change was bringing a larger,taller windscreen. I only cooked once a day boiling 1 1...

In GEAR » JMT Stove choice
January 08, 9:32am

Point Reyes
First time event Dennis. Ken organized it all- I am sure there will be a lot more hikes to come because of the number of BPL members that live in SF Bay Area. -Jay

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Point Reyes Trip January 24th-Please Read
January 07, 9:56pm

Hieneken pot & Ion Alcohol stove
Up one

In GEAR » REFINED Ion Stove & Hieneken Cookpot Stove
January 06, 11:16pm

Gear Room
"HIGH FIVE" on the gear house! WOW A gear heads dream.

In GEAR » Gear Room
January 06, 10:07pm

A Passion Found, Lost and Rediscovered
Awesome Tony! "High Five" Hope to see Ya at Pt. Reyes- What about breakfast at Hub Caps in Walnut Creek on 1/24 then maybe carpool to the trailhead? Just a thought.

In Editor's Roundtable » A Passion Found, Lost, and Rediscovered
January 06, 10:01pm

Nunatak Alpinist/ Overfill
Thanks for all the great feedback!!!! One more question-where does one add over-fill? To the head & neck area, torso, foot pocket or to just all the bag in general.. I just want to make sure...

In GEAR » Nunatak Alpinist/ Inner Liner ??
January 06, 3:19pm

All Reader Reviews by Jay Wilkerson

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Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)
I have been a member of REI for over 15 years...I purchased a REI Bivy sack over year and half ago -I never used it--just in the backyard to test it out..Anyways I returned yesterday-- the customer se...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 02, 9:27pm

Nunatak Alpinist Mummy 20 degree
I have used the Nunatak Alpinist mummy bag 16 nights so far in 2009 and I have never been so comfortable sleeping. I ordered a large with a 64 inch shoulder and 40 inch foot box at 6'6 length..I ...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
August 13, 1:30pm

Thermarest Neo-Air
There has been a lot of hype generated around this sleeping pad and I have to say it is very warm and comfortable to sleep on. I used last week in Emigrant Wilderness and the temps got below freezing...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
June 23, 12:37pm

Equinox 6x8 Globe Skimmer Tarp
I am very happy with this simple tarp. It has a smaller footprint then other tarps thus is perfect for a solo hiker. The 6x8 tarp has 12 gromets to guy out with which adds a lot of versatility for p...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 18, 4:14pm

Trail Life- Ray Jardine's Lightweight Backpacking
I bought the original version in 1998 and that book forever changed my life for the better. Trail life is pretty much the same book except with more pictures and few new paragraphs of information. T...

In Books and Media
April 22, 9:31am

Nunatak Alpinist
I ordered a (Custom) Alpinist Mummy bag in January. I wanted a lighter bag then my WM Superlite- that's why I went with a CUSTOM bag!! Tom told me it would come in at 27 to 28oz-I thought great.. ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 10, 4:11pm

Wet Fire Fire Starting Tinder
The Wet Fire is Quick and easy to use!! What more can I say-I call them the (Magic Marsh Mellows). I used them at the Lost Coast in some very blistry conditions and they started a fire in no time at a...

In Miscellaneous Products
April 06, 4:16pm

Outdoor Research Outer Shell Mitts
The combined weight of the OR shell mitts is 1.5oz- I use them in conjunction with the Patagonia liner gloves. The mitts are great because they give a lot more options on the trail. Use them with the ...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
March 19, 9:26am

PossumDown Gloves (BPL Gear Shop)
I used them last week in the Sierras for a day hike in the snow. They were very warm but they got a hole (Left hand) about two hours into the hike. I was using trekking poles and a hole started (worn...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
March 16, 3:01pm

MSR Mug Mate Coffee Filter MSR coffee filter
It does not get any simpler then MugMate for cowboy coffee. Just add coffee grounds to the MugMate and put it in your cup/pot- let it seep for a few minutes and then perfection!! If you want more fla...

In Cookware - Other
March 10, 10:58am