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Hoot Filsinger (filsinger) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest
About Me Started backpacking in 1968 with my first and only Kelty Pack. Have enjoyed many adventures in Los Padres, Sierra Nevada, Cascades, and coastal hiking in the Pacific Northwest.Colin Fletcher was my mentor in my youth and I now enjoy the kind and knowledgeable folks at BPL.
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All Forum Posts by Hoot Filsinger

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Re: FS: Patagonia Field Pants, Men's 38x33, Khaki
I will take them.

In Gear Swap » FS: Patagonia Field Pants, Men's 38x33, Khaki
June 19, 7:33am

Re: Ah...the dog thread
Dogs fear my encounter on the trail.

In Philosophy & Technique » What to do when encountering dogs on the trail?
June 18, 8:54pm

Re: Any tips on toenail loss?
I would make my own Leukotape bandages with nonstick gauze, neosporin,and tape to protect toe while hiking and the remove at night and clean with peroxide. Infection could ruin a long trip. They ma...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Any tips on toenail loss?
June 18, 8:15pm

Re: FS Bearikade Scout and Katabatic Gear Quilt
Second in line on a rare chance.

In Gear Swap » FS Bearikade Scout and Katabatic Gear Quilt
June 17, 12:02pm

Re: Wind-resistance of ultralight, 2-person shelters?
Hello Daniel and welcome to BPL, Did you see this article?Although it does not offer specifics of the shelters in your thread, It may be of help. Roger's tunnel tent design looks interesting...

In GEAR » Wind-resistance of ultralight, 2-person shelters?
June 08, 12:48pm

Re: For Sale: Transcendent Down Beanie & Aria Down Beanie
PM sent for Transcedent beanie.

In Gear Swap » For Sale: Transcendent Down Beanie & Aria Down Beanie
May 30, 8:28am

Re: **rule** chose bright colored gear
Does this count?

In Philosophy & Technique » **rule** chose bright colored gear
May 29, 7:00pm

Re: Looking for Tyvek Footprint
Hello Charles, I will cut you a 36" X 84" piece of tyvek for $10 shipped. Weight is 4.8 ounce. This is from a tyvek banner roll used by artist to protect expensive artwork when shippin...

In Gear Swap » Looking for Tyvek Footprint
May 28, 9:54pm

Re: MLD Bivy
Is the mountain laurel. Designs lightweight bivy still available ?

In Gear Swap » FS Mountain Laurel Designs light weight bivy
May 23, 5:54pm

Re: Pacific Northwest trip options
Hello Anton, If you are willing to travel farther south the coastal redwood forest should be on everyone's bucket list. If you are interested PM me and I will send an itinerary for hiking in...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Pacific Northwest trip options
May 19, 2:44pm

All Reader Reviews by Hoot Filsinger

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Bearpaw Wilderness Designs company
John at Bearpaw was terrific to work with. He listened to my needs and designed a cuben fiber structure similar to the cub den but with slight mods to fit my big boy size. He backs his warranty, send...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 27, 12:23am

Saywer Squeeze Filtration System
SP131- Sawyer Squeeze Filter – multiple capacity The NEW Sawyer Squeeze Filter is the lightest and most versatile filtration system on the market. With a total field weight of 3 ounces, it is extr...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
June 03, 7:58pm

Tarptent Contrail
I used the Contrail in the Cascades and was impressed with the design and weight. The bug net paid for itself the first two nights. I stayed dry in light rain and moderate wind and had very little con...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
March 11, 11:48pm