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Sam Haraldson (sharalds) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me I am Sam. I enjoy ultralight backpacking, bicycling, splitboarding, and living simply.
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All Forum Posts by Sam Haraldson

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Sewing timelapse
Cool vid, Nick. And awesome design on your framebag.

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing timelapse
November 06, 4:35pm

Packrafting without a Good Map
Yee haw! Those USFS "maps" are pretty laughable - good on ya'll for persevering.

In Editor's Roundtable » Packrafting without a Good Map
November 05, 2:29pm

Bumping Not Allowed People
Adjust your price up and down by a nickle every couple days, people. It's a very easy rule to work around. *edit: I had no idea this thread was seven pages long. I apologize for replying a...

In Gear Swap » Bumping Not Allowed People
October 28, 1:52pm

FS - Grand Shelters Ice Box Igloo Building Tool
Item is used but in functional, working condition. I tried to sell it on eBay this spring but auction winner didn't pay. I prefer to build igloos by hand so want to pass this along to a g...

In Gear Swap » FS - Grand Shelters Ice Box Igloo Building Tool
October 27, 3:20pm

Converting sleeping bag to quilt
My two cents. My first quilt was a thrift store mummy bag conversion. I used it for a month and bought a purpose built model. It made sense to me as an inexpensive means to find out whether I li...

In Make Your Own Gear » Converting sleeping bag to quilt
October 23, 11:07am

FS - GOLITE Jam - Heavily Modified to Sub 20 oz.
Price reduced.

In Gear Swap » FS - GOLITE Jam - Heavily Modified to Sub 20 oz.
October 22, 1:23pm

Evolution of a MYOG bivy
That is an excellent mod to a bivy. I'd not seen anyone do this before and it seems like a no-brainer. Maintains water-proofness from below, wind resistance from the side, and increases breat...

In Make Your Own Gear » Evolution of a MYOG bivy
October 22, 8:21am

Strathcona Pack
Superb looking pack. PM me the thickness and size of foam you need and I'll send you some.

In Make Your Own Gear » Strathcona Pack
October 22, 8:18am

FS - GOLITE Jam - Heavily Modified to Sub 20 oz.
I have a GOLITE Jam pack (ca. 2009) that I have very heavily modified to remove around 8oz of material as well as maximize purpose of bag as UL or SUL pack. Weight: 19.52 oz. (original was 27 oz...

In Gear Swap » FS - GOLITE Jam - Heavily Modified to Sub 20 oz.
October 17, 4:43pm

13-day Grand Canyon Traverse
That is an amazing looking route. Definitely make your partner carry the tubular web!

In Gear Lists » 13-day Grand Canyon Traverse
October 16, 1:58pm

All Reader Reviews by Sam Haraldson

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StickPic camera mount
The StickPic is a simple trekking pole compatible camera mount. It is manufactured to fit your trekking pole specifically and slips over the tip of your pole. You can then attach your camera to the ...

In Photography - Hiking & Backpacking Cameras
June 15, 3:24pm

Inov-8 Debrisgaiter
When traveling off-trail in the pursuit of a summit or maneuvering from a trail in one drainage to another I often encounter steep slopes covered loose scree. When taking in step in this scree my foo...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
August 21, 9:52am

Mark Twight/The Mountaineers Extreme Alpinism
Although written primarily for individuals wishing to move light and fast in alpine summit pursuits, Mark Twight's book Extreme Alpinism published by The Mountaineers contains methodology e...

In Books and Media
January 14, 5:25pm

Bushbuddy "Ultra" (BPL/Ryan Jordan/Arctic 1000 Version) Wood Stove
At a little less than five and a quarter ounces the Bushbuddy Ultra Wood Stove will probably receive my best buy of 2007 award. I own an MSR Whisperlite, a Snowpeak Gigapower and two different be...

In Stoves - Other
September 13, 5:36pm

Arc'Teryx Ether Series Shirts
What are the factors that lead to high rating for a base layer clothing item? In my opinion the item must stand up to a number of factors. These include, in no particular order, comfort, durability,...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
September 13, 4:48pm

I quit shopping at Walm$rt a few years ago. If you can't find it someplace else then you don't need it. It is an un-arguable fact that this giant company is reaching into the pockets of mill...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 12, 12:15pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
When you order from Ron Bell, don't expect to find your order at your doorstep the next week the way you would expect a purchase from a giant retailer. And when you order from a giant retailer, d...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 12, 12:00pm

Mountain Laurel Designs eVent Rain Mitts
Saturday morning it started raining at 9:30 a.m. just as we were headed away from the previous nights campsite onto the trail. I had the mitts on along with my Marmot Precip and my trusty rain hat. ...

In Clothing - Raingear
April 23, 3:26pm

Marmot Ion
I've been wearing my 2006 Ion lately while biking. It's winter here so I've been wearing it layered over my U.L. Thermawrap and after a steady, sweaty climb uphill there is significant sh...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
March 08, 9:32am

Montbell Thermawrap pants
The Montbell U.L. Thermawrap pants are the perfect blend of function and minimalism. Full size zips make venting and putting on and taking off easy. Both a snap as well as a cinch around the waist k...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
February 21, 6:52pm