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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: Moving Right Along ...
I've been waiting for Leor to go for the JMT record for years. He's the only person I know that could beat Brett Manue going supported. Even though Brett has not gone supported, it...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 10:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Moving Right Along ...
Greg: "Leor started his attempt at 7 am PT on Friday. Looking at his SPOT log, I can't find any place where he was stationary for more that 15 minutes. But I'm open to education ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 9:21pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Moving Right Along ...
Leor had 4:15 of down time this morning at the Taboose JMT junction from 1:50am to 6:05am. He was in his sleeping bag from 2:20am to 5:30am and slept good enough. Legs were a little sore and ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 16, 9:16pm

Re: Re: Re: Doggles
From Piute Pass you can see where Piute Creek (CR) on the bottom of the map intersects the Red SHR Line. It's all easy off trail hiking out there. Humphrey's is a great basin for what y...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Above tree-line dog friendly in Sierra?
August 11, 1:27pm

Re: Re: Dense calorie brick
I just wrapped them individually in wax paper and put them in a ziplock.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Tiny dense calorie brick
August 11, 12:47pm

Re: Doggles
I would head south from 168 into Humphrey's Basin. You have some much higher altitudes around there and tons of lakes. Here is the loop I'm doing. North on red SHR trail, south on whit...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Above tree-line dog friendly in Sierra?
August 11, 12:29pm

Re: Re: Re: Above tree-line dog friendly in Sierra?
I am heading out in a few weeks with my dog for a 5 day trip above the tree line. Going out over Piute Pass and following the Sierra High Route to Reds Meadow then back south on the JMT. For ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Above tree-line dog friendly in Sierra?
August 10, 11:11pm

Re: Re: Dense calorie brick
I'm not sure just how caloric they are, but they are up there. They are also raw, so won't go bad on the trail. .

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Tiny dense calorie brick
August 10, 10:42pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Yes
I've done some extensive research on Brett's verification. There is one picture ( video in Brett's case) between Brett and Ian that show the exact same background scene. Both were d...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » John Muir Trail Record Attempt 22-July
August 10, 10:29pm

Re: baffles/down
Vertical baffles are the way to go.

In Make Your Own Gear » Quick question on quilt making
August 09, 3:00pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm