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Jeremy Cleaveland (jeremy11) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Exploring San Juan talus
About Me Bible believer, disciple of Jesus Christ, wilderness guide, rock climber, trail runner, mountain climber, ultralight nerd. I grew up in upstate NY going to camp in the Adirondacks where I eventually led trips on all the 46 high peaks, where going heavy led me to find Golite, through which I bought Beyond Backpacking, and the rest is history...
for years I've been an ultralight freak, sewing much of my own gear.
CityLake City
StateColorado
CountryAntarctica
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All Forum Posts by Jeremy Cleaveland

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Done in a Day
Great Article! The San Juan Solstice/Lake City 50 (50 mile Ultramarathon in Colorado) is right in my backyard, so this summer I swept most of it, and am planning on running it next summer, thanks ...

In Editor's Roundtable » Done in a Day
August 27, 4:08pm

Rab Ultra Bivi 7 ounces - anyone tried it?
also, if there are further weights and performance results on the DIY Tyvek Bivis, that would be great.

In GEAR » Rab Ultra Bivi 7 ounces - anyone tried it?
August 27, 3:50pm

Rab Ultra Bivi 7 ounces - anyone tried it?
I'm looking into getting the Rab Ultra Bivi, which is full Pertex Quantum Endurance with welded seams here is the link: http://www.rab.uk.com/products_shelter_ultra.html it weights 7 ounces ...

In GEAR » Rab Ultra Bivi 7 ounces - anyone tried it?
August 27, 3:38pm

Re: YASST yet another side sleeper thread
Car camp with a really big mattress from home. Do day hikes from there.

In GEAR » YASST yet another side sleeper thread
August 24, 8:12pm

FS: Golite Coal, Patagonia Essenshell, Cilogear Schoolbag
Sale Pending on Hexes One thing I forgot: La Sportiva Cliff climbing shoes, size 44 broken in to men's 12 feet. Moderately used. $45 shipped.

In Gear Swap » FS: Golite Coal, Patagonia Essenshell, Cilogear Schoolbag
July 02, 2:23pm

FS: Golite Coal, Patagonia Essenshell, Cilogear Schoolbag, Wild Country Hexes
Golite coal insulated jacket Women’s large color “eggplant” aka purple polarguard 3d jacket. Almost new! $50 shipped Patagonia Essenshell windcoat About 10 oz, fabric like Epic f...

In Gear Swap » FS: Golite Coal, Patagonia Essenshell, Cilogear Schoolbag
July 02, 9:33am

Converted to Ultralight Gear, Need Shoes to Match
any quality trail runner that fits. I'm currently burning through a few pairs of Montrail Hardrocks, but have also used La Sportiva Exum Ridges (4 pairs...), New Balance 804 and 805s, Merrel...

In GEAR » Converted to Ultralight Gear, Need Shoes to Match
July 02, 8:48am

Scout Gear List
great pocket kit! have you tried leaving behind the hacksaw blade for the firesteel and just using the knife? I took the nail file on my Wenger Esquire and using a metal grinding wheel, sharpened...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » Scout Gear List
May 27, 12:40pm

2 am and you have to go
umm... normally I just get up and go. In winter its harder, so the 1 liter Gatorade pee bottle comes, but its not really that bad. Does anyone pee while walking here to save time? I've r...

In Chaff » 2 am and you have to go
May 16, 9:04pm

Scout Gear List
I've spent many summers in the Daks in major bug country, and rarely ever used bug repellent. I just used windcoat, windpants, and headnet when necessary, and sucked it up the rest of the time...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » Scout Gear List
May 16, 8:04am

All Reader Reviews by Jeremy Cleaveland

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Thru-hiker Liberty Ridge Shell
I've made two of these, both with a full #3 ykk molded tooth zipper and hood. the first was from 1.1 oz dwr, the second from 1.1 oz teflon dwr. I normally use the non-telfon due to its greater b...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
January 16, 10:57am

Mark Twight/The Mountaineers Extreme Alpinism
this is an incredible read. Get it for the epic stories alone. I often say "it could be worse" to encourage my spirits in hard conditions, and the stories really illustrate how true that i...

In Books and Media
January 14, 11:12pm

Dasani Dasani 1 Liter bottle
it is really light, lighter than a 1 L gatorade, but is weaker and has a small opening, making it messier to put in drink mix. Mine worked fine, but they have a shorter life than gatorade bottles. T...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
October 25, 10:13pm

Paramo Aspira Jacket
Paramo has a very unique method for waterproofing - there is no membrane, but instead has a dwr shell with a pump liner that moves liquid water, whether rain or sweat, away from you faster than it can...

In Clothing - Raingear
September 27, 11:21pm

Cilogear 60L worksack, version 1
The Cilogear 60L pack (mine is version 1) is the one pack that can handle everything, and excel at everything. It is light enough for backpacking but durable enough to abuse with bushwhacking, alpine...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
September 23, 3:20pm

Cilogear 20L
The Cilogear 20L pack was designed specifically as an alpine climbing leader's pack. it is small so you can't lead with too much stuff (you're already carrying a rack and dragging a rope ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
September 05, 9:13pm

Cilogear Schoolbag
(why is this under internal frame packs? all it has is a stiff foam back pad...) its a great bag. here's what i don't like so much - the shoulder straps are just a bit too narrow for my n...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
September 05, 8:56pm