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Good comments and observations Brian. You are correct about the winter stuff. I may need it in the Winds. I will just bounce it along. Might need it in Glacier as well. Thinking about using a 5 gal...

In Gear Lists » CDT list
February 12, 4:17pm

Hmm, I think you are right. Planning on hitting the San Juans in early June. Not worried about getting cold while hiking. I went for a hike for abut 3 hours today. Temp was 15 F with wind, and was ...

In Gear Lists » CDT list
February 11, 11:07pm

It did not sell. Maybe it will be re listed. I have one of the black ones and for me it is a true 30 degree bag and I have taken it to the low twenties with bade layer and down sweater. I also use ...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » sleeping bag
February 11, 3:36pm

Putting together my NOBO CDT list. So far worst case scenario with 6l water (15 lbs) and 10 lbs food I am at 35lbs. So my base wt is just over 10lbs. Here is what I have so far. I also have a goli...

In Gear Lists » CDT list
February 11, 2:28pm

Re: REI F.O.S.
Birds of a feather flock together.

In Chaff » REI is F.O.S.?
February 09, 7:46pm

I would just go all Charlie Wenzel :)
I have no problem buying with the gift request here on BPL. If I have a bad transaction I will just go all Charlie Wenzel on the guy. Google it. He was a guy who ripped off an internet buyer over o...

In Gear Swap » Ethics/Morality... Or Pay Pal Gift???
February 07, 7:02pm

Side pockets
I actually really like the angled mesh side pockets. When used with 1 litre platypus, they cradle them perfectly and can be removed and replaced easily while hiking. They stayed in the pockets very...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ultralight Adventure Equipment (ULA) CDT Backpack Review
February 05, 11:45pm

RE: How do I "professionally" handle climate change denial?
I liked this response to that article. Tom Arnold Commented On January 18th, 2013 at 13:22 Michael – With nearly 40-years of professional experience in environmental impact analysis and hist...

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
January 22, 6:26pm

RE: Kickstarter
The solicitation made my skin crawl.

In Chaff » Packrafting, Kickstarter and BPL
January 18, 4:39pm

RE war is over
OPEN CLIMATE LETTER TO UN SECRETARY-GENERAL: Current scientific knowledge does not substantiate Ban Ki-Moon assertions on weather and climate, say 125-plus scientists. http://opinion.financialpo...

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
November 30, 1:28pm

All Reader Reviews by Sean Staplin

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Titanium Goat AGP AGP
Collapsed Size next to ULA CDT

In Trekking Poles
December 18, 11:55am

Six Moon Designs Gatewood Cape
A 5 so far, but I have only just set it up and slept in it. My main reason to post a preliminary review is to comment on the set up. I bought this tarp/poncho used without instructions. First set up t...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
April 20, 12:29pm