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Edward Zwibel (YetiEddie) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me Father of 7 and counting. Looking to experience life, and not wait for the end!
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All Forum Posts by Edward Zwibel

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Shutdown Sufferer! Charity Planning Help Needed! Need trip in week and half!
Here's the musts - Within a 10 hour drive from Southern California Not snowed, taking in 4 little ones. Must not be a national park. I was going to Zion NP, going to basecamp and ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Shutdown Sufferer! Charity Planning Help Needed! Need trip in week and half!
October 08, 8:16am

Wonderful response
Thanks to you all. Ruled off is Tahoe until spring. I have been trolling the trip report index and been pulled time and time again towards the grand gulch area. Just not sure if I'm gettin...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Tahoe Rim Trail October 20? Too late? Cold? Kids?
October 01, 8:53pm

I know the great white wild card........ But if someone local or who does this trail often knows the "likelihood" of weather complications. But some white stuff would make for a memora...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Tahoe Rim Trail October 20? Too late? Cold? Kids?
October 01, 1:42pm

Tahoe Rim Trail October 20? Too late? Cold? Kids?
Ok, I have permits for Zion NP in October, the week of the 20th, and if this governmental BS continues I have to have an alternate. Anyone think it might be doable to nab a section of the Tah...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Tahoe Rim Trail October 20? Too late? Cold? Kids?
October 01, 1:17pm

Very nice
Good job with the interview. Nice to see a comment about how that's what a wilderness experience is all about.... And maybe it can dispel a couple myths about nature and these cool animals.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » CBS Channel 5 interviewed me about a black bear encounter video I uploaded to youtube!
September 25, 8:50am

Just in case
nm just saw notes

In Gear Swap » Wanted: Golite Shangri-la 5
September 24, 4:44pm

Second the santa fe beans
I am a big fan of the santa fe beans, brown pre-dehydrated rice and sriracha. I am also super hip to a homemade batch of 10 bean lentil mix simmered in stock with romano cheese on it and some cru...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Looking for a rice-based one-pot recipe.
September 23, 8:49pm

In Line
I missed out on your quilts, and I'll be damned if I miss the boat on this also. Throw me in for one of the extras if you have them. If not, count me in line for a future batch edition. ...

In Gear Deals » New: TSS Titanium Field Scapel: Self Sharpening UL Blade: Pre-order price.
September 23, 8:43pm

Way to go Tyler!
Epic trip and memories that can't be created any other way. Fantastic trip report ... flat out fantastic....

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Trip report - "Help with sick 12 year old" - Emigrant Wilderness - Master Hike!
September 23, 8:30pm

Zion National Park - Shuttle Alternatives?
Good day all! Taking some of the brats with me for a week in the field... As one segment, we're going to backpack the west rim trail. We have a campsite in the park at Watchman campground,...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Zion National Park - Shuttle Alternatives?
September 23, 4:46pm

All Reader Reviews by Edward Zwibel

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Borah UL Gear
This review is created in advance of a review for 4 of John's bivys. I have a large family and dealing with big trips I am breaking them into the floorless realm. Each kid can carry a bivy and f...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
October 15, 2:54pm

Hermits Hut
Just bought a WM Alpinlite from Bob and Co at Hermits Hut. They are pleasant to work with, have overfill included and make accommodation for SAR / Government OPS folks. Honest and responsive. Folk...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 22, 4:20pm

Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
I wanted to wait until I had used these on a variety of terrain and conditions. I am amazed that they have withstood my abuse. As a fatbody 220 pound man, I thought for sure they'd have an issue...

In Trekking Poles
May 03, 9:22am