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Nathan V (Junk) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale The Great Lake State
About Me I have been backpacking for about 8 1/2 years, although I thought about trying it for a few years before that. I wish that i would have started earlier, I've had a lot of fun doing it.
CityColumbus
StateMichigan
CountryUnited States

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Re: 26th-28th July
I'd be in for Manistee that weekend. Anyone else?

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
June 19, 5:08pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: N. Manitou Island?
A bit southwest of Port Huron. I've lived here my whole life, it's a bit boring, but I really haven't had the desire to move.

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
June 08, 3:21pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: N. Manitou Island?
2 hour drive... I wish, it's about 4 1/2 for me. But it's at least a 4 hour drive for me to get anywhere good in upper Michigan.

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
June 08, 2:23pm

Re: Pukaskwa: 160kms Around the Outside via Foot & Raft
Great trip report Dan, looks like you guys had an awesome adventure. That tear in your pack is just a badge of honor, that will remind you of the trip whenever you look at it.

In Post-Trip Reports » Pukaskwa: 160kms Around the Outside via Foot & Raft
June 08, 2:18pm

Re: Re: Re: N. Manitou Island?
Sure, the Manistee River Trail would be fine with me also. I usually go there at least once a year anyway.

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
June 06, 3:23pm

Re: N. Manitou Island?
Sorry about not replying sooner. North Manitou sounds interesting , I've never been there before. I could probably do July 26-28. August is booked full for me, but most of July and Sept/Oct is ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
June 05, 6:31pm

Re: Re: Re: Kayak help
Those Point 65 boats look like an interesting option, I had not seen them before. That sounds like a good plan, buy what you will use the most and then rent a bigger boat for an occasional big w...

In Other Activities » Kayak help
June 02, 3:37pm

Re: Kayak help
Hi Stephen, I'll start with the hauling question first. I've used both, and they both have advantages. Roof racks are cheaper and easier to drive/park with ( no trailer to worry about )...

In Other Activities » Kayak help
June 02, 2:24pm

Re: Easiest shelter to set up... with one arm?
I just went out and set up my SMD Skyscape, to see how easily it sets up with one arm. Starting from fully packed, to me sitting inside, took me just over 3 minutes. I had to use my teeth to ...

In GEAR » Easiest shelter to set up... with one arm?
May 13, 5:37pm

Re: Re: Re: BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
That is a very nice area, especially in the fall. I've been there many times. I'd also probably be up for something in Michigan, just about any time is good for me. I might be able to...

In Pre-Trip Planning » BPL Meetups in Michigan, Candadian Shield, and ADK
April 22, 3:59pm

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