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David Noll (dpnoll) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Maroon Bells
About Me I was more of a BWCA guy but am getting into
backpacking because my wife loves it so much and
then we can do more together. On the sunset side
of 60. In 2008 and 2009 I spent more time backpacking than canoeing.
CityLake City
StateMn
CountryUSA
My PDF Gear ListPatagonia

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All Forum Posts by David Noll

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Tent decision HELP
My wife and I have had two silnylon Havens. Very light, easy to set up and plenty of room. We have used ours in the Wind River range,northern Minnesota, the West Coast Trail and Patagonia. You can ...

In GEAR » Tent decision HELP!
February 22, 11:11am

WTB Tarptent Moment DW
Looking to buy a TarpTent Moment DW.

In Gear Swap » WTB Tarptent Moment DW
February 21, 9:44am

20 degree quilt
I have a JRB double quilt that Tim at EE converted to a one person quilt. It weighs aprx 24 oz.

In Gear Swap » WTB: NeoAir (full length, any) and 20 Degree Down Bag (any)
February 20, 7:55pm

Mn BPLers
I just found out today that May 1-3 there is going to be a Midwest Tenkara Summit near LaCrosse Wisc. How much of a problem would it be moving the GGGG to April 25-28? Let me know what you think.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 20, 7:38pm

20 deg quilt or bag
I have a JRB quilt that was originally a 2 person that Tim at EE converted to a 1 person which is at least a 20 degree and a WM ultralight. The quilt weighs aprx 24 oz and the bag 29 oz. Bag sold...

In Gear Swap » WTB: NeoAir (full length, any) and 20 Degree Down Bag (any)
February 20, 5:17am

Mn BPLers May 1-3
Reservation is made for the nights of May 1 and 2 at the Frontenac State Park group camp. Let me know by around the middle of April who is coming so Josh and I can make plans. Also let us know abou...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 17, 5:59pm

Mn BPLers
Mark & Jeremy, Bring the kids. Doug, Our wives all think we are goofy so you may be on to something. I will try to reserve the Frontenac site. With the kids a shelter will be nice for c...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 17, 5:46pm

Mn BPLers
Gathering of Grilling Gear Geeks. Large meals are a big part of our get-togethers. No backpacking food.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 11, 7:23am

Mn BLPers GGGG
Hok-Si-La - $60 night + $7 for each person over 4 - better view and showers Frontenac - $50 night - better campsite with shelter for cooking - larger -better hiking - no showers either area e...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 11, 6:59am

Trail Work Thread
I led portage clearing trips, in conjunction with the Mn Canoe Assoc and USFS, in the BWCA for 11 years. Got to see a lot of the BWCA in early May with virtually no one around but our crew. A lot o...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Trail Work Thread
February 09, 1:54pm

All Reader Reviews by David Noll

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Packa s/m 2008 model
I have used my packa for two years and so far like it better than any other rain gear used. With a pair of chaps the weight is 11 1/2 oz. Last year I only got to use it once but this year it got used ...

In Clothing - Raingear
August 10, 7:35pm

Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
I waited a long time for GG to come out with the LT 4 w/ straps and ti was woth the wait. The grips and locking mechanism are outstanding. Both my wife and I used them and were completely happy.

In Trekking Poles
August 09, 4:04pm

ULA Ohm
My wife and I just got back from a 5 day trip in the Maroon Bells where I used the Ohm for the 1st time on a trip. The workmanship is impeccable. Initially I was concerned with the hip belt but after...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 09, 4:00pm

trail designs gram cracker w/ caldera cone and SUL 1100
My wife and I just got back from the Winds. For cooking we used a gram cracker W/ a caldera cone and sul 1100 pot. We only boiled water for FBC and averaged just over 1 1/4 esbit tabs for each mea...

In Stoves - Other
August 18, 12:54pm

Pacific Outdoor Equipment Ether Thermo 6
I bought an ether thermo 6 full length for both my wife and myself this spring. We have both used them for 8 nights so far. We stay warm down to about 35-40 degrees and below that add a GG 1/8"...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
July 25, 12:45pm

Stephenson 2R
Our Warmlite has the side windows and full zip door. It has done the Winds, BWCA, Isle Royale and the Superior Hiking Trail on weeklong trips and has handled wind, rain, and snow. It weighs 3#60z, set...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 31, 7:21pm

ULA H2O Amigo
Just got back from Isle Royale where you have to filter water because of tapeworms in the inland lakes. The ease of filtering was great. Just hang it in a tree and wait. The fact that it can double ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
August 18, 3:25pm

Inov8 RocLite 315
This was my first trip with light running shoes. I did a 5 day trip on the Minong Trail on Isle Royale starting out with a 29# 7oz load. They handled wet weather, rocky ridges, and the load with no p...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
August 16, 7:51am

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I was finally able to use my Starlite pack this past week on Isle Royale for a 6 day trip. I was traveling with my wife so I was carrying a 29# 7oz load. I loved the way it handled the wgt using a Pr...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 16, 7:43am