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stick bread
Yum. We still do that camping sometimes. Always with butter, cinnamon and sugar.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Winter Comfort Food
December 16, 8:32am

Belly fat
I've always just angled the front of the hip belt down to avoid that problem. Even when I was 200 lbs (at 5'8") I never carried any weight on my shoulders. Even with heavy (>50 lb...

In GEAR » Hip belt usage and the squish-fit ?
December 13, 11:00am

Using regular ballons
I am interested to see how your complete solution works out. Be sure to let us know how it turns out.

In GEAR » Negative weight camp pillow
December 12, 5:16pm

Ballon air mattress
Someone has made one:

In GEAR » Negative weight camp pillow
December 12, 2:16pm

Same time, clothes, etc.
Make sure you weight yourself at the same time, with the same clothes and "conditions". Most people are the lightest in the morning after their first "bathroom break" and befor...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Gaining weight from sleeping in the cold?
December 11, 6:33pm

Not exactly light at 356 grams (12.5 oz), but it is robust.

In Make Your Own Gear » $7 Waist Belt
December 06, 10:36pm

Re: Re: $14 and a bit more robust...
I will weight when I get home (already have it). I wasn't concerned with its weight when i bought it as it is for my heavy load pack. But, it didn't seem overly heavy, but looks can be de...

In Make Your Own Gear » $7 Waist Belt
December 06, 4:22pm

$14 and a bit more robust...
I ordered one of these and plan to use it to upgrade the waist belt on my heavy pack:

In Make Your Own Gear » $7 Waist Belt
December 06, 3:40pm

Spouses in 40" wide tents
I haven't used any of the mentioned tents, but I have sleep several ( 10 or so) nights in 40" wide tents with my wife (and kids before that). They all had single front entries. It is sma...

In GEAR » Occasional two person tent - Stratospire 1 or Double Rainbow?
December 05, 6:40pm

My buddy Les
"What would Les Stroud do?" "I had noted this predicted front when I started the route, but there it was hours early and coming my way." Based on what I know about Les, no...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » 'Caught In A Storm, Near-Hypothermic, A Piece Of Gear Saved My Life'
December 05, 6:29pm

All Reader Reviews by Larry De La Briandais

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Category Retailer
I purchased the Vargo canister stove from them at a GREAT price. They had such a run on sales because of the low price that is was sold out. They left me a personal phone message letting me know tha...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
December 07, 3:07pm