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jennifer ross (jenhifive) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Norcal
About Me Hey, I'm looking for tips to go lighter and ideas for more trips. I've only been backpacking for 4 years and just recently realized my pack could've been MUCH lighter. I usually do two 9 day trips, three 5 day trips and a few weekend trips a year so I'd like to make the most out of the little time I have. I need to branch out of the same 'ol romps I frequent.
CityMarysville
StateCA
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by jennifer ross

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Re: Infiltration and my own defense
"I think the real issue is those that are "openly" advocating views that are contrary to what the BSA believes. Of course if someone joins as a member or employee with the desire to ...

In Chaff » BSA discrimination policy :(
October 06, 9:00pm

Re: Re: Re: LNT? Study shows hikers effect the predatory balance of wildlife
"Lets face it, we are part of the environment, and at one time were a small part of the ecosystem in many wilderness areas. And we impact in many ways." Agreed. What sucks is there isn...

In Chaff » LNT? Study shows hikers effect the predatory balance of wildlife
October 06, 8:27pm

Re: FS: Terra Nova Laser Photon 1
How much does it weigh? I'm sure the 2011 weights differs from the 2009 model.

In Gear Swap » FS: Terra Nova Laser Photon 1
October 06, 7:46pm

Re: BSA discrimination policy :(
At first I just thought maybe they had the common misconception that if you don't have religion you can't have ethics but why only people who believe in Christ? No jews, really? Do they kno...

In Chaff » BSA discrimination policy :(
October 04, 11:55pm

Trinity Trip Carpool
Me and another person are heading out Thursday night around 5ish from Marysville if anyone is wanting to organize a carpool from here or along the way.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Trinity Alps, Morris Meadow Octoberfest
October 02, 11:44pm

Get over it, jeez
"Nick, I think you should read the thread "JMT trash everywhere" to understand what my question was." Really, how obsessed does someone have to be with me to start TWO thread...

In Chaff » Where do you draw the line and how do you get your point across?
October 02, 6:10pm

Re: trash on the JMT
@Micheal Like I said, it was just the first sixty and the last 10 miles where we saw intentional trash disposal on the trail. I probably picked up 10 band-aids/bandages, I found two trekking pole...

In Post-Trip Reports » trash, hidden crap , and tp everywhere on JMT.
October 02, 1:03am

Re: Re: Re: Where do you draw the line and how do you get your point across?
Pge gives a 15% discount to low income families and is also based on how many people live in the home. This tiered system still applies. Although having children is not an excuse for excessive usag...

In Chaff » Where do you draw the line and how do you get your point across?
October 02, 12:37am

Re: Re: Yosemite entrance fee
Hey, so I guess tyler didn't let you guys know that that's what happened. We had to drive home for a day so we had to make 4 trips through the park, two were around 6am so it wasn't sta...

In Chaff » Yosemite
October 02, 12:16am

Re: Lost coast high tide
Well if it was four feet when we went before when I got wave crashed then had to hike wet back to the creek the tide almost reached the cliff. At 7, it would definitely have hit the cliff truly mak...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Lost Coast
October 02, 12:08am

All Reader Reviews by jennifer ross

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Thermarest Neo-Air
I used a prolite 3 for years (12-13 oz) and thought it was comfortable enough until I got a neoair. I love that I don't have to fuss anymore about clearing every stick and stone before i set up ca...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
October 23, 9:19pm

REI Sub Kilo 15* Ladies Regular
I bought this sleeping bag in Juneish and returned it after being stuck with it on the jmt. I loathed this bag. The seams didn't hold so feathers were everywhere, the zipper sticks 80% of the...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
September 26, 10:07pm