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Christopher Chupka (FatTexan) - BPL Guest

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State High Points: TX, NM
Fourteeners: Wetterhorn, Uncompaghre, Windom, Sneffels, Redcloud, Sunshine, Handies, Grays, Torreys, Pikes, Humboldt, Crestone Peak, Crestone Needle, Shavano, Tabeguache, San Luis, Bross, Lincoln, Democrat, Cameron.
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All Forum Posts by Christopher Chupka

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Paddles and sleeping pad
Anybody know what the paddles in the pic are on Ruta Locuras site? Can this be used as your sleeping pad as well? Is it Multiple air chambers?

In Gear Deals » LWD-UL Pack Raft
July 20, 11:00am

I've never ordered from them before, I've looked them up. They are some sort of high dollar by appointment store only. They have some Westcomb and Outdoor Research stuff pretty cheap too.

In Gear Deals » HMG WIndrider and Southwest @
July 19, 1:35pm

HMG WIndrider and Southwest @
I need a large in the Southwest, and they don't carry the 3400 porter. HMG WIndrider $156 S,M,L available right now HMG Southwest $177 S,M ...

In Gear Deals » HMG WIndrider and Southwest @
July 19, 1:06pm

Sawtooth Loop
I just finished a 65 mile loop out of Grandjean this last Saturday, give me a few days and I'll have a trip report with some photos up.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Grand Sawtooth Loop, August 2012
July 16, 8:40pm

Has it's own Beauty
Pics from last week from the Sawtooths in Idaho. Up Lake Trail:

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » My forest is burning!
July 15, 11:29am

Pretty cheap Never purchased from them before so caveat emptor

July 14, 12:54pm

Re: Re: sometimes
> "other situations that I can't think of right now..." "I've used them while counter-weighting bear bags. It is easier than a human pyramid. Stabbing litter to retr...

In GEAR » to trekking pole or not to trekking pole...
July 14, 12:46pm

With 10 pounds or 60 pounds in my McHale, except for my quadriceps, the load feels the same

In GEAR » McHale pack or Zimmer pack?
July 05, 7:10pm

Military loads
Check out Mystery Ranch or Kifaru, I love my McHale but those Kifarus are some serious multicammed load haulers. May wanna go a solid color, military looking at new camp pattern AGAIN.

In GEAR » McHale pack or Zimmer pack?
July 05, 7:00pm

Dr. Bonner's
Just rub some Dr. Bonners in the bear's eyeballs, that will keep them at bay.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » scented dr bronner soap and bears
July 05, 4:10pm

All Reader Reviews by Christopher Chupka

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Every emailed question was answered within hours. UPS shipping is free over $50. When I questioned whether an item that I ordered would be to my residence on my time schedule, they shipped it via US...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 01, 9:56pm

Rab Summit 300 1/2 Zip
I give the bag 4 stars only due to its weight of 28 ounces for a 28 degree bag. The Pertex Microlght lining is very soft and not clammy feeling at all. The Pertex Endurance outer is extremely we...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
July 10, 8:51pm