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David Goodyear (dmgoody) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by David Goodyear

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safety rope
Hi Bob, We mainly use it on winter treks to lower our sleds and to rope up to each other when it gets bad. We also use it for river crossings as it floats and does not absorb water. We also use ...

In GEAR » Emergency rope
May 26, 8:42pm

safety rope
This may be over-kill, but this is the rope we use on our backwoods SAR ops. it is light, floats, holds a knot well, and you can lower a person if needed. (also make a good river fording rope. ...

In GEAR » Emergency rope
May 26, 8:22pm

sacrifical overquilts
Great thread, don't know how I missed it - Guess I'm more of a stealth reader. I don't claim to be an expert, but I did survive a 9 day Canadian expedition with temps ranging from 30F t...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Unmanageable wetness this weekend
May 22, 6:24am

wow, awesome quilt
Thanks Tim, Just got the monster quilt you made for me. It will be a perfect addition to my winter sleep system and by itself a good shoulder season quilt. Thanks for all of the quick responses ...

In Gear Deals » enLIGHTened equipment is back with INSANE pricing
May 10, 9:36pm

well, you may not like this
I do a lot of backwoods cold case search and rescue. This involves gridding the woods and walking search lanes to find clues. You wouldn't believe the things that we come across. The destructio...

In Philosophy & Technique » Getting ticketed for stealth camping
May 10, 7:14pm

no problem
Doh...slept in don't ya know Enjoy

In Gear Swap » FS: MSR 4L Dromedary Water Bag
May 05, 6:18am

I'll take it
Just what I need to hump water into base camp. Thanks. PM sent. Dave

In Gear Swap » FS: MSR 4L Dromedary Water Bag
May 05, 6:05am

forget the tent
If you want cheap, reliable and light forget the tent. Go for a flat tarp with a bug net inner. You have more pitching options for the weather and the views. If you have a sewing machine or a frien...

In GEAR » Putting together a modular tent system
April 30, 4:48am

Nalgene death
In my lifetime I have survived attacks from four artificial sweeteners, red dye No2, a predicted ice age and global warming (is it here yet?)and now I'm going to die a slow death from my belove...

In GEAR » You stink, Nalgene!
April 01, 6:36pm

4 season ??
Do you think it is robust enough to sneak into 4 season use. Maybe with an added front vestibule? Just thinking that I need another project :) Dave

In Gear Swap » MSR Fling 2p Tent $70 CONUS
March 28, 6:46am

All Reader Reviews by David Goodyear

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caldera cone w gram cracker esbit stove snow peak solo
Just returned from a 4 day bushwhacking trip. This setup achieved 2 near boils (small bubbles) per esbit tab. Morning and night temps in the mid 30's - water taken from cold creeks. I allotted 4 t...

In Stoves - Other
October 08, 7:52am

Big Agnes Seedhouse SL1
I bought this tent before becoming a member of this site. When I read the review of the SL-1, I was worried about its stability and durability. I am not a tarp camper so the seedhouse seemed to be the...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 12, 7:22am