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Leigh Baker (leighb) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Northeast Texas Pineywoods
About Me Nearly 60,but in better shape than at 40! Always hiked, love the outdoors and nature. Started backpacking just over 3 yrs. ago,fortunately began UL thanks to BPL. Also an avid paddler,and special education teacher.
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beer can pots
I've got a Fosters (non-ridged) that's over 3 years old and will probably need to be replaced at some point. I boiled lots of water in it before I actually used it to hopefully reduce the...

In GEAR » Are Beer Can Pots Too Fragile?
January 04, 12:42pm

re: wildlife pics
Kat, I've really enjoyed this thread! Thanks so much for sharing, and keep em' coming!

In Photography » Got my mountain lion pictures!!! I did it!!
January 04, 5:42am

BRG hat
@Stephen "more like wearing a warm cloud on my head than a hat" You realize that by making statements like that you are really making it difficult for me not to own one of these :-D I&#...

In GEAR » Marge Simpson Down Beanie
January 03, 7:12am

Sold FS: Canon S100
Bought last spring from a Life member here. Great camera,wide angle lens, has a small cosmetic scratch on focus ring that was there when I bought it. Completely functional. Owner had just had it se...

In Gear Swap » FS: Canon S100
January 02, 1:41pm

re: "Attempted packraft circumnav of Valles Caldera, NM"
Great report Kevin, I love that area; try to get up there every summer. Thanks for taking me along vicariously!

In Post-Trip Reports » Attempted packraft circumnav of Valles Caldera, NM
January 01, 10:27am

re:Gear Grams
I've been using it for the past two days w/o incident.....just tried it again and it seems to work fine...I'm using Firefox browser.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Gear Grams Site Down
December 26, 7:05pm

re:"Lone Peak & Ultamid 2"
Wow, both are veritable cuben mansions!

In GEAR » Lone Peak & Ultamid 2
December 25, 12:11pm

Winter runny nose remedy?
OK, I know this is a goofy question, but play nice please, it's Christmas after all :-).....My nose runs at the drop of a hat in cold weather. It makes it hard to breathe from my nose instead o...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Winter runny nose remedy?
December 24, 3:58pm

flares
..."but they seem like such a good backup for winter backpacking I didn't really care about the cost." Agree! Most of us here think little about spending money on the latest, light...

In GEAR » A 3.4oz fire starting insurance policy
December 22, 4:34pm

flares
@Dale Ah, I see. Guess I was just thinking they'd do the "we can have it here by tomorrow,etc...." like they do on parts, but had I looked into it further I'd have discovered the ...

In GEAR » A 3.4oz fire starting insurance policy
December 22, 2:19pm

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