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M G (drown) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Shenandoah
About Me Climber. caver. Cartographer. Have hiked, caved, climbed and mapped in Asia, N. & S. America.

Currently planning on 8 days in the upper Kern September 2014.A desert SW trip in May, ski touring in the Canadian Rockies in April and Costa Rican volcanoes in Feb.

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Providone iodine
In addition to flushing with water I've almost always carried either a tiny bottle or wipes of providone iodine for disinfecting wounds. This was taught as best practice the last time I took an...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 24, 6:45pm

At least 20
I stayed at Guitar Lake mid Sept. 2013. Was cold with a 20F Rev X with overstuffing (3oz). On top of a xlite and thin evazote. I also had a MB thermawrap jacket. I sleep cold. This year I am carryi...

In GEAR » Quilt for Mt. Whitney high camp
July 23, 10:37am

Kinesio tape
After seeing some other references to this tape I tried it out last year on two extended trips along with Leukotape. My experience is that Leukotape has superior adhesive power. It stays on much lo...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 22, 8:44pm

Nice trip report. About a year ago while on a bus. trip to San Jose I did a similar loop heading in via Elizabeth Lake, looping around over the Mathes crest and coming out over Cathedral Pass and B...

In Post-Trip Reports » Yosemite beyond Budd Lake....
July 22, 10:18am

Evaporative cooling
I'm thinking this could be part of the solution. Get the tent wet? Or drape a wet piece of fabric then drape on the tent.

In GEAR » Napping -how to keep the tent cool for napping children?
July 21, 8:01pm

Interested in knife PM sent

In Gear Swap » FS: plethora of UL gear---very, very nice
July 21, 6:55am

Gecko is good as are Russian maps. I was there in September and got snow. Don't remember particularly cold temps typical mountain conditions.

In Gear Lists » Pamir Mountains - hiking / packrafting
July 19, 8:07am

Sounds like an excellent trip. I spent time Kyrgyzstan further north working, climbing trekking and hiking 10 years ago. Beautiful mountains. Most members here are likely not familiar with the ...

In Gear Lists » Pamir Mountains - hiking / packrafting
July 19, 6:35am

Re: Sawatch 14ers thru-hike (sort of) - Colorado
Very impressive! Looks like cool terrain. What La Sportiva Shoes are those?

In Post-Trip Reports » Sawatch 14ers thru-hike (sort of) - Colorado
July 17, 9:18pm

Re: Re: Re: broken leg
"I'm sure some flame artists will send some hate mail, but don't worry, I won't be reading any more of this thread..." So anyone who disagrees with you about carrying a P...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Broken leg, 6 days alone and rescued
July 17, 8:17pm

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