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Benen Huntley (benen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South Australia
About Me I'm new to backpacking but love camping, rock climbing and the outdoors.
CityHighbury
StateSouth Australia
My PDF Gear ListBasic Gear List (summer and winter)

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All Forum Posts by Benen Huntley

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Thanks!
Thanks heaps everyone! You got back to me so fast. Since we're sharing the weight of the tent and cook gear, carrying a .5kg tarp is no big deal so I'll give it a go and see how it works ou...

In Philosophy & Technique » Cooking in the rain
June 30, 7:24pm

Cooking in the rain
Hi everyone! I haven't posted much lately but am on most days, reading all of the interesting threads here! I am going on an overnight hike with my wife and a couple of friends in the near...

In Philosophy & Technique » Cooking in the rain
June 30, 4:24pm

Tarptent
Check out Mr Shires tarp tents. He has a couple that fit your requirements quite nicely!

In GEAR » lightweight tent
June 26, 4:51am

Neo Air
My wife and I both sleep on a Neo-Air and absolutely love them. They are super light, take up little space and are very comfortable. We find them quite cool to sleep on, even in our 15 degree bags,...

In GEAR » Neo Air or Prolite 3
June 19, 7:16am

New Dehydrator
I've only seen snow once in my life when I went to New Zealand in December. It was so much fun! I love beef steak and beef mince but prefer lamb if I'm using a diced meat or chops. I find...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New dehydrator
December 01, 2:36pm

New Dehydrator
Hey Laurie, Thanks so much for checking in :) I actually haven't had a chance to get it out again. Things have been pretty hectic. I am heading away this weekend for our first overnight hike...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New dehydrator
November 30, 4:48pm

Awesome
Awesome thread. Thanks for bringing it to our attention!

In GEAR » Polartec Goes Waterproof
November 24, 4:21am

Roo jerky
I've never tried roo jerky. I love beef jerky and I love too steak so I'm sure it will be delicious!

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New dehydrator
November 04, 7:48pm

Thanks!
Thanks very much for your replies guys! I really appreciate it. Laurie, that PDF was fantastic. Thanks so much :) Benen

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New dehydrator
November 03, 10:45pm

Thanks
Great. Thanks very much :-) A bit off topic but do you walk through the grampians much? What do you do for water during summer and autumn when all of the tanks at the camp sites are empty?

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » New dehydrator
November 02, 8:14am

All Reader Reviews by Benen Huntley

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Hermits Hut
I just purchased two WM Ultralite bags from HH and they arrived today. I got an email to say when they were shipped and the shipped free from America to Australia. Couldn't be happier.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 31, 6:36am

Western Mountaineering The Company
As was previously said. I also live in Australia and they will not allow american retailers to sell to us. Ridiculous. I was surprised that I managed to purchase 2 sleeping bags from hermitshut which ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 23, 7:37pm