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Steven Hanlon (asciibaron) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Mid Atlantic
About Me father of two great boys, electronic musician, and avid cyclist. i also backpack. ;)
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3rd option
that 3rd option is most ingenious. well done sir!

In GEAR » pillow slips...has anyone velcroed the pillow to the pad?
July 13, 7:40am

internet group trips (long)
in 2005 i started to go backpacking after a 6 year hiatus. i found an internet based group that did all manner of outdoor activities and each activity had an organizer or two. i only did the backpa...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » "Meetup" trips - warning
July 13, 6:32am

Re: Solo is safer
given what i experienced with a group i was new to, i would have to agree with Mark. there are some people who are a liability and it's not a matter of if but when with them. i'd rather n...

In Chaff » A "Cautionary Tale" from High Country News
July 12, 9:59am

pack for an 8 year old
when my 11 year was 8 he used a Kelty Jr. Tioga. i carried the tent, food, and stove, he carried his sleeping bag, sleeping pad, pillow, clothes, and a headlamp. he still uses it for Scouts, but t...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » Youth Scout Packs?
July 11, 12:26pm

Dolly Sods summer panos
was up at Dolly Sods a few weeks ago and took a few pictures here is a view looking southeast from the northwest corner along the Rocky Ridge trail Rocky Ridge View this is a view lookin...

In Photo Gallery » Dolly Sods summer pano
July 11, 12:12pm

Re: You know that your gear is light enough when...
"your pack is smaller than your belly." unpossible!

In GEAR » You know that your gear is light enough when...
July 10, 6:48am

Headsweats Super Visor
i rock the Headsweats Super Visor (bought at Road Runner brick and mortar for $9.00) and a Mike C inspired trimmed 99 cent bandana - used this system recently and it worked like a charm. i draped ...

In GEAR » The visor and bandana combo
July 09, 7:05pm

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In Gear Swap » F.S. Bearpaw silnylon canopy 1 tent
July 09, 10:52am

many people find they can not stand themselves and use incidents like this to mask that truth.

In Chaff » A "Cautionary Tale" from High Country News
July 09, 10:41am

water water anywhere?
what i start out with it really depends on where i'm backpacking. i stopped using hydration bladders long ago because i couldn't track easily what was left and i hated cleaning them. ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » water management
July 09, 6:50am

All Reader Reviews by Steven Hanlon

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Marmot Precip Jacket Mens
i picked up my Marmot Precip in 2005 from REI for $42.83 - i figured i couldn't go wrong at that price. if it didn't work well for backpacking, i could wear it as a casual jacket. it has b...

In Clothing - Raingear
November 11, 8:13am

McHale 0-Sarc UL
I have the SARC Chasm version and would recommend this pack to anyone who has suffered with ill fitting mass produced packs. It's a tad on the heavy side, but for me, that's not a problem sin...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
April 27, 5:34pm