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John S. (jshann) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Originally from Louisiana, I enjoyed camping in my Boy Scouting days and eventually became an Eagle Scout. Many years later (2002), I discovered backpacking after going on an REI multisport trip to Alaska. My first backpack was to Grand Canyon, and I was hooked!
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All Forum Posts by John S.

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Re: Backpacker "Us vs. them"
This thread from the beginning was tongue in cheek. It's too bad it's being made into something worse. If you want to read some real bashing of backpacker magazine, go read their own messag...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » devastaded
February 13, 7:18am

Re: Re: IMUSA mug
Monty, no it's not the same as the Walmart Grease pot since it is a narrow pot diameter.

In GEAR » Bushbuddy-compatible cookpot
February 13, 7:14am

Re: WTB Golite Ether Jacket
I have one, new with tags, never worn, Lt Mediterranean blue, $60 shipped, pm me.

In Gear Swap » WTB Golite Ether Jacket
February 12, 6:37pm

Re: Cheap Soft Shell Pants
Those are not softshell fabrics according to their website...

In GEAR » Cheap Soft Shell Pants
February 12, 6:32pm

Re: Kinda Heavy
You are right. Those slippers are only a few oz. lighter than crocs. They do have a tougher bottom though from the looks.

In GEAR » Pocket Slipper Camp Shoes
February 12, 3:38pm

Re: durable/breathable outer shell fabric
Huzefa, you describe a fabric that does not exist, IMO.

In Make Your Own Gear » durable/breathable outer shell fabric
February 12, 1:56am

Pocket Slipper Camp Shoes
Zinetic Pocket Slipper, 7.5 oz avg weight

In GEAR » Pocket Slipper Camp Shoes
February 11, 3:40am

Re: Odor proof bags?
I doubt any of them are odor PROOF...odor resistant maybe. Don't count on it.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Odor proof bags?
February 11, 2:36am

Re: Top Bag to Quilt Conversion (!!!)
There is an article on this very site about making a quilt from a sleeping bag. Membership required to read it I think. Make Your Own Gear: Transforming a Mummy Sleeping Bag into an Arc Top Bag

In Make Your Own Gear » Top Bag to Quilt Conversion (!!!)
February 10, 11:29am

Golite Utopia
Has anybody used these shelters yet? I want a utopia 1 to try out in winter, but I just can't help but think there will not be enough room for me and most of my winter gear. It'd be fun to ...

In GEAR » Golite Utopia
February 10, 10:33am

All Reader Reviews by John S.

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GoLite Dawn
I have had this pack for several years and have taken it on multiple backpacks ranging from 2 days to 6 days. My pack weights have been over 15 pounds a few times with no problems. The materials and w...

In Backpacks - Frameless
May 09, 12:05pm