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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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Re: Idea for an alcohol/wood stove screen/stand
Glenn Van Peski shows a lighter version of this on his website also.

In GEAR » Idea for an alcohol/wood stove screen/stand
May 29, 7:00pm

Re: Re: Re: Podcasts
Skurkas gearlist is also on his website.

In Editor's Roundtable » The Great Western Loop
May 22, 7:22am

Re: Waterproofing Maps
I like using clear contact paper from Ace Hardware. Slap that on, reinforce corners with tape, roll it up and stick it in my front pocket.

In Philosophy & Technique » Waterproofing Maps
May 18, 7:30am

Re: Re: Big Sky

In GEAR » Clips or sleeves?
May 16, 6:48pm

Re: cold weather stove
coleman xtreme is what I would use.

In GEAR » cold weather stove
May 15, 7:08am

Re: FS GoLite Hut 1
How did you modify the tie outs? Did you cut off golites, add you own and then use spectra cord as a tie out?

In Gear Swap » FS GoLite Hut 1
May 13, 7:34pm

Re: Re: Re: Jury rigged pfds
I checked out the MTI Livery. The padding on the sides and that padding coming up fairly high towards the armpit seems like a possible irritation in paddling long hours in a day.

In Photo Gallery » Packrafting - Wind Rivers - 4/15/07
May 13, 5:15pm

Re: Buoyant sleeping systems?
Carol Crooker used one to float her backpack in a small water crossing. Others use the arctic dry pack that can be inflated for a water crossing. In reading your post again, you are talking abou...

In GEAR » Buoyant sleeping systems?
May 11, 7:44am

Re: Compact titanal
One website puts the compact titanal poles at 16 oz/pair. The Komperdell website states 7.3 oz, but that is probably for one pole.

In Editor's Roundtable » Make Your Own Gear: Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles
May 10, 7:33am

Re: Thanks!
I bought my smock from Liberty Mountain and my pants from

In GEAR » Montane: US source?
May 09, 11:37am

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