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George Davis (nsiderbam) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale mid-Atlantic
About Me I go to the Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD (senior year) and started backpacking my first year here. I love the UL philosophy and this forum is awesome.
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All Forum Posts by George Davis

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It was kind of funny to read your comment about fast packing the Tahoe Rim Trail. I'm actually thru-hiking it right now and, due to a series of unfortunate events, ended up missing Spooner Lake...

In Editor's Roundtable » Hydration for Lightweight Backpackers
July 25, 11:27am

Wish I'd seen this thread earlier so I could have put in a word for DJ at Titanium Goat. I have their newer Ptarmigan bivy and it's an awesome and well-constructed product. It's also mo...

In GEAR » New to the bivy world. Looking for advice and tips!
July 22, 11:32am

FS -- YMG Stratiform 1 and But Tent 1.0
Need money for my upcoming JMT trip and don't use these items. FS -- like-new Yama Mountain Gear (YMG) Stratiform 1 tarp. Asking $90 shipped. I seam-sealed this myself and have spent two nig...

In Gear Swap » FS -- YMG Stratiform 1 and But Tent 1.0
July 16, 7:46am

Thanks for the chart. Not nearly as complicated as a psychrometric chart or phase diagram :). If all else fails I might just have to go SOBO. I think either way I'll probably be resupplying ...

In Post-Trip Reports » JMT Nobo
July 15, 7:19pm

Another question I able to get a permit for the JMT at Whitney Portal? If I didn't plan on actually climbing Mt. Whitney and just wanted to get started with the trail for time's sake, would that cha...

In Post-Trip Reports » JMT Nobo
July 15, 2:20pm

If I was home I'd totally go with you. Unfortunately (and fortunately), when I get home from the east in just under two weeks I'm heading straight to Cali for the JMT! Where were you pla...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » hiking partner in las Vegas anyone?
July 10, 11:03am

Yay a NOBO!
I'll be starting the JMT going NOBO on the 23rd of July. How was the altitude acclimatization for you? I'll be doing it in 11-12 days -- where would you recommend resupplying (I'm think...

In Post-Trip Reports » JMT Nobo
July 10, 9:18am

I absolutely love my xtherm! My only regret is getting the medium size instead of the regular's just a few inches short for me and I have to contort to stay completely on the pad.

In GEAR » NeoAir XTherm
June 21, 2:02am

Another JMT Transportation Thread
Hey guys! So I'm planning on doing the JMT this summer since it will be my last real chance to do it for a couple of years. I'm pretty busy this summer and have a lot of stuff going on, ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Another JMT Transportation Thread
June 03, 4:21pm

Pack has been sold and shipped.

In Gear Swap » FS -- ULA CDT, YMG Tarp and bug tent, and GoLite sleeping bag
April 28, 11:50am

All Reader Reviews by George Davis

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REI Flash 45 (2012-2013 Model)
I've been a UL backpacker for a few years now and this pack was my first purchase where I've actually gone up in weight, meaning that I decided the benefits of using this pack are worth the ex...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 03, 11:49am