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KEN LARSON (KENLARSON) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Western Michigan
About Me Mounteering, climbing and backpacking and outdoor endeavors I have been engaged with since age eleven all over North America and Canada. Retired educator, researcher and outdoor facilitator. Currently dealing with Multiple Myeloma Cancer and still backpacking with the grandchildren on a "lighter note".
CityGrand Haven
StateMI
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by KEN LARSON

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2014 Fitz Roy Parka
I also spoke with a fellow at Patagonia about the new Fitz Roy concerning down weight. His written reply after he researched the data because it was not handy.... 6.455oz 183g

In GEAR » 2014 Fitz Roy Parka
August 09, 2:43pm

2014 Fitz Roy Parka
Though this is not the 2014 model the review is something you might what to read. GO HERE

In GEAR » 2014 Fitz Roy Parka
August 04, 5:23am

"Prolite Gear - Gambler Sale"
* Restrictions: •limited to stock on hand. •not valid on Western Mountaineering, Hilleberg, Montbell, and Cascade Designs. •items already on closeout will not be discounted further during t...

In Gear Deals » Prolite Gear - Gambler Sale
August 02, 7:04am

"Canister stove for large pots"
Take a look at the KOVEA SPIDER. Great all around stove in ALL environmental conditions with small or large pots, in a baking, frying or boiling modes. http://www.flatcatgear.com/bobcat-kov...

In GEAR » Canister stove for large pots
July 28, 10:01am

Gossamer Gear Quicksak
Gossamer Gear Quicksak GO HERE Weight (may vary slightly) • 8.1 oz (approximate may vary slightly) Size • 14 x 23 in. (36 x 60 cm.) • 1400 c.i. (22.94 l.) Main body • 162...

In GEAR » Backpack and daypack recommendation
July 25, 8:19am

Providone Iodine
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10362983 Effect of povidone-iodine on wound healing: a review Abstract For the purpose of providing a summary of current clinical trials to determine whe...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 25, 5:59am

****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>SOLD<<<<<<<<<<<<

In Gear Swap » ****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
July 16, 7:40pm

****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
PRICE DROPPED to $235 and REASONABLE Offers considered.

In Gear Swap » ****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
July 15, 6:23am

****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
Will Rietveld, BackpackingLight Staff, Highly Recommended - Review of 2009: In a fairly crowded field of ultralight down insulated jackets, the Western Mountaineering Flash Jacket is a standou...

In Gear Swap » ****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
July 14, 11:16am

****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
A change in my medical health has forced me sell the many of my backpacking items and abandon the vision I had planned for their use with the wife. This purchased this jacket last year 2013. This ...

In Gear Swap » ****FS Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket****
July 12, 6:16pm

All Reader Reviews by KEN LARSON

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123Mountain OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
>>>>>>>>BEWARE<<<<<<<< Read the BB Business Review BELOW before you decide to purchase ITEMS from this company. BB Business Review

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 22, 7:19am

SOTO PRODUCTS STOVES & POCKET TORCH
Would highly recommend ANY of SOTO's products as they RATE 5 in my estimation. I have purchased and have used many of SOTO's products (STOVES: iso & white gas and POCKET TORCHES: butan...

In Stoves - Canister
May 24, 10:57am

Sawyer In-Line Filter
SP-125 PURIFIER (NOW - SP-35 PURIFIER)

In Hydration - Water Treatment
March 08, 2:15pm

MSR Mountain Safety Research HyperFlow microfilter
I purchased one of the very first MSR Hyperflow filters from REI (April08) and experienced many of the filter issues that have been mentioned (reduced output, hard pumping, backflushing difficulties a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
February 25, 10:24am

Alpkit CarbonLite
CarbonLite hiking/trekking pole review: • I have been using “h...

In Trekking Poles
June 30, 9:06am

PossumDown Gloves (BPL Gear Shop)
I was interested in the level of warmth provided by an overmitt and wool liner combination and did some cold weather testing of hand gear for the last three days, since the temperatures in Michigan we...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
November 30, 1:57pm