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Most tracking apps can output/export to a gpx file (backcountry nav included). You can use the GPSVisualizer website to create png or jpg elevation profiles from .gpx files. Although, I have no...

In GEAR » Android users - can you make and elevation profile map with your Droid?
April 08, 1:36pm

here's some...
These threads have some suggestions... bpl thread 1 bpl thread 2 The Androgeoid blog site has good info on how to use oruxmaps and also covers a lot of other geo-based android apps. O...

In GEAR » Droid GPS App
April 08, 1:10pm

should be fine
"I use my sneakers when I go hiking around Wisconsin, but I'm worried that won't give me enough support/protection for hiking in the Rockies." I'm sure many on BPL use trai...

In GEAR » Selecting shoes
April 07, 12:49pm

Re: Question for the Mods
"I see this one differently. Asking the Mods to draw this line may not be the best course. This line would be a very difficult one to draw, and would need a large amount of details, which woul...

In Gear Swap » Question for the MODS
April 07, 12:38pm

trailhead car
My older honda civic coupe has seen it's share of Colorado 4x4 trailhead access roads and has a nice sized gash in the passenger's door to prove it. I've gotten a few odd looks back...

In Chaff » What did you pay for gasoline today?
April 06, 9:33am

3.89 this morning, 3.68 tonight
Started the day in Chi-town, back home in downstate Illinois tonight. Sure am glad I live 2 miles from my standard workplace. Most days I bike or run to work and back.

In Chaff » What did you pay for gasoline today?
April 05, 9:37pm

+1 for mountainfitter
I recently started using a mountainfitter cuban dry bag. Sweet bags, great service.

In GEAR » WM Megalite
March 30, 6:59am

counting and comparision
I find I'm more interested in comparing things like cook kit or sleep system weight, or weight of everything carried and the pack model.

In GEAR » Base weight/pack - what do you count?
March 27, 2:01pm

I'm about 6'1"-6'2", so not very tall. I use a gg the one and a bibler eldorado. edit: my bags are all long versions.

In GEAR » TALL people shelters
March 27, 1:46pm

running warehouse
Looks like a few people here use running warehouse. Fyi, you can click on "Team Discounts" at top of main page and enter cp20 for 15% off any order. (edit: that code no longer works. H...

In GEAR » The Trail Runner Thread
March 26, 7:58am

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