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Carol Crooker (cmcrooker) - BPL Professional Member

My Locale Desert Southwest, USA
About Me I live and do a lot of my backpacking in the desert, but I LOVE the mountains of the west! I also get out to the east coast occasionally to backpack.
CityPhoenix
StateArizona
CountryUSA
My PDF Gear ListHammock, Lows to 40

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All Forum Posts by Carol Crooker

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Thanks
I had to cut back. I went back to school for a teaching degree and now teach high school math. I backpack on my breaks (winter, spring, summer, fall). I certainly haven't changed out my gear as...

In Gear Swap » WTT: Zpacks Hexamid Duplex TARP for JetBoil Sol Al, 16 oz Hennessy Hammock, 11 oz MLD sleeping bag, etc.
August 10, 5:16pm

If no trade for Duplex or Soto Windmaster by next Sunday will list items for sale
If no trade for Duplex (1st priority) or Soto Windmaster by next Sunday, will list items for sale

In Gear Swap » WTT: Zpacks Hexamid Duplex TARP for JetBoil Sol Al, 16 oz Hennessy Hammock, 11 oz MLD sleeping bag, etc.
August 10, 3:00pm

hat and photon
I'll take the hat if you reduce to $15 (more interested in the hat than the cape) and a photon if you'll let the hat go.

In Gear Swap » Lots of stuff : Backpack, Pants, Jacket, Snowshoes , Lights, Water Filter, stove, Bear Canister, Over Mitts (MLD,MHW,OR,MSR LRI,MARMOT , Sierra Designs ...)
August 10, 9:20am

WTT: Zpacks Hexamid Duplex TARP for JetBoil Sol Al, 16 oz Hennessy Hammock, 11 oz MLD sleeping bag, etc.
I'm ready to buy a Hexamid Duplex tarp or SMD Haven cuben or Soto Windmaster stove but thought I might be able to trade for one and reduce my gear closet at the same time. Here is a long list o...

In Gear Swap » WTT: Zpacks Hexamid Duplex TARP for JetBoil Sol Al, 16 oz Hennessy Hammock, 11 oz MLD sleeping bag, etc.
August 10, 9:08am

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In Gear Swap » FS: Old style Steripen Adventurer with case, $30 shipped
January 07, 7:51am

Nano Striker sold
Sorry for the late post. Just returned from a backpacking trip :)

In Gear Swap » FS: Exotac Nano Striker Orange, $20 shipped
January 05, 2:18pm

FS: Brawny Dancing Light Tarp shelter with mosquito netting, 15 oz, $30 shipped
SOLD This is a circa 2004 silnylon tarp with 8 inches of netting around the perimeter and a netting door. Weight in stuff sack: 15.0 oz. Side entry, 2 trekking pole support Read Ryan J's r...

In Gear Swap » FS: Brawny Dancing Light Tarp shelter with mosquito netting, 15 oz, $30 shipped
December 31, 9:43am

FS: Old style Steripen Adventurer with case, $30 shipped
This is the older black and yellow Adventurer (not the opti version) with the battery drain problem. It still works fine. I got tired of carrying the battery separately and putting the battery in e...

In Gear Swap » FS: Old style Steripen Adventurer with case, $30 shipped
December 31, 9:22am

FS: Exotac Nano Striker Orange, $20 shipped
SOLD I have an orange Nano Striker. Still in the box. Have "struck" it about 10 times so the rod has scratches. Not using it. Jason Klass did a video review sometime ago. http://www....

In Gear Swap » FS: Exotac Nano Striker Orange, $20 shipped
December 31, 9:09am

Congratulations Addie and Rob!
What great timing. You'll be playing with the baby by the time it gets really hot (living in AZ I'm always thinking about the heat factor):)

In Editor's Roundtable » 2011 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
December 28, 11:50am

All Reader Reviews by Carol Crooker

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Coughlan's LED Clip-on Headlight
The Coughlan’s LED Clip-on Headlight is light weight, inexpensive and bright enough for around camp chores. The red filter is a nice feature to save night vision. I gave it a 3 of 5 because it was fru...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
August 07, 4:22pm

Coughlan's Micro Lantern
The Coughlan Micro Lantern is a tiny LED light shaped like a lantern. It has a clip ring on top so it can be hung from your tent zipper pull or the like. The light shines out in a 360 degree circle an...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
June 03, 5:16pm

Inov8 Terroc 330 - Men's
I love the way the Terrocs conform to my feet without needing to be tied too tightly. So - our feet are different or your Terrocs came laced differently than mine. Mine came with a heel locking lacing...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
June 27, 10:21pm

Wilderness First Aid Classes by WMI/NOLS
16 hour course on first aid in the backcountry. Lots of hands on scenarios for practice. The course I attended in AZ in May 2006 was taught by an EMT from Pennsylvania and an EMT/ski patroller from Co...

In First Aid and Survival Gear & Accessories
May 09, 1:06pm

Tilley LT5
Well I thought the LT5 was perfect until Ryan suggested it would be even better if it was lighter. But of course! And it's stylish too - at least we Tilley wearers think so. And Ryan, just slip on yo...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 02, 6:30am