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ben wood (benwood) - BPL Guest

My Locale flatlands of MO
About Me i am 30, a husband and father of 2 girls. i am currently a stay at home dad. i have been backpacking for about a year as of this writing. if you want to anything more, just let me know.
My PDF Gear ListGila NF may 2010

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All Forum Posts by ben wood

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Re: Re: Frustrated
Tell us how you really feel brian.

In Chaff » Frustrated
February 10, 6:33pm

Re: Where do you lie on the political/moral compass?
lower right for me

In Chaff » Where do you lie on the political/moral compass?
February 10, 2:04pm

circa 1995
when the Southern Baptist Convention was boycotting Disneyland in the mid 90's "F*CK the Baptists, I'm going to Disneyland!"

In Chaff » best bumper stickers?
February 10, 1:43pm

Re: JRB Shenandoah
luke, i'd jump on that shenandoah that angelo is offering. I used to have one and really like it. i used it down to freezing with no problems. the only reason i sold it was i was out below fre...

In GEAR » REI Halo 40 or Jacks R Better
February 10, 1:26pm

Re: Best stove for a Heineken
+1 in caldera cone

In GEAR » Best stove for a Heineken
February 09, 6:45pm

Re: Ueli
thanks Kat

In GEAR » Uli Steck and Mountain Hardwear Gear
February 06, 9:03am

Re: converting vehicle cd player to dolby?
do it man, I hate CD's. i mean i like the quality of sound, but for a car? no way. you look at a CD the wrong way at it gets its feelings hurt, and no longer will play for you. i miss tape...

In Chaff » converting vehicle cd player to dolby?
February 06, 8:55am

Re: Big Horn Ridge today
craig, that hydration pack is so NOT punk rock. what happened?!

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 2012 R2R2R Group - Training Log's
February 06, 8:47am

Re: New Montbell Shelters?
that back pole looks a little "iffy"

In GEAR » New Montbell Shelters?
February 06, 8:33am

Re: Durability of the Marmot Mica Rain Jacket ?
i've had a mica since they first came out and have not had any problems. I haven't worn it a whole lot under a pack, but no problems the times that i have. it is my go to rain jacket for da...

In GEAR » Durability of the Marmot Mica Rain Jacket ?
February 06, 8:30am

All Reader Reviews by ben wood

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MLD Super Prophet
well, i purchased this pack used from another BPL member. It looked brand new. upon first receiving it i was amazed at the craftsmanship and quality involved in construction. this is my first pack fro...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 20, 1:05pm

patagonia down sweater
i bought this sweater %50 off on sale for $100 and have been very happy with it. pros: very comfy and warm, somewhat water resistant outer shell, pretty light, price cons: sewn through construction...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
June 15, 11:28am

Granite Gear company
i have purched one pack and a few stuff sacks from Granite gear. i have been extremely happy with their products. good customer service as well. you can read my review of that in another thread. the s...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 01, 3:26pm

Granite Gear Customer Service (???)
i read other had bad customer service. well i purchased a nimbus latitude and it came with a womens hipbelt that didn't fit. i was leaving for a trip in a week. what was i to do? well i called gr...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 01, 3:21pm

REI Sub-Kilo 20 degree
i got mine on sale for like $160. it has kept me warm at 10-15 deg. it is a slender fit, which i prefer as i am only 5'9". on the scale it is about 1lb.14oz. and well worth the money spent. t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 10:45am

trangia mini
great stove, comes with cookset which includes a stove with simmer ring, potstand/windscreen, pot, frypan/lid, and pot gripper. the whole thing weighs in at 11oz. and is quite tough. i have used in 1...

In Stoves - Alcohol
January 30, 10:41am