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John S. (jshann) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Originally from Louisiana, I enjoyed camping in my Boy Scouting days and eventually became an Eagle Scout. Many years later (2002), I discovered backpacking after going on an REI multisport trip to Alaska. My first backpack was to Grand Canyon, and I was hooked!
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All Forum Posts by John S.

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Re: help choosing a bivy
Best Stand Alone Bivy I think Event fabric may be best currently. Some waterproof bivy openings might allow water in. Consider a small tarp to pitch low over the head end. You can have the fabri...

In GEAR » help choosing a bivy
January 26, 7:50am

Re: YouTube Review of ultralight float tube for backpackers
What is your association with Wilderness Lite LLC, since it is your username?

In Fishing » YouTube Review of ultralight float tube for backpackers
January 25, 8:24pm

Re: grandeur
Shane Sibert, varmint style is gonna change the world. Or maybe get a reality backpacking show.

In GEAR » Critter Style Pack Cover
January 25, 1:53pm

wrong forum
Doesn't belong in Gear Deals, when no deal is offered. A chance to be on a beta whatever by signing up is not a deal.

In Gear Deals » SummitStash - Discovery box for hikers, bikers, backpackers and lovers of the outdoors (New service)
January 25, 9:38am

Re: Changes I'm making to my gear for this season...
MYOG mask.

In GEAR » Changes I'm making to my gear for this season...
January 23, 8:42pm

Re: Re: Light but tight
The montane featherlight windpants are close fitting.

In GEAR » NOLS windpants
January 23, 8:33pm

Re: Roll-Your-Own Toilet Paper
To me, if you are using regular toilet paper that cannot get wet, you have failed from the start.

In GEAR » Roll Your Own Toilet Paper
January 23, 5:01pm

Re: Re: Camp shoes
A myog slide would be lightest. Nike used to have the usurper which was very light.

In GEAR » Camp shoes
January 21, 5:20pm

Re: $50 Evernew 600 = $17 Snow Peak Ti bowl
http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/xdpy/forum_thread/3083

In GEAR » $50 Evernew 600 = $17 Snow Peak Ti bowl
January 19, 7:55am

Re: WTB: wilderness toilet
The one I posted is too heavy, but Tony's post is about the lightest. Trouble is some of the stools are kinda low to the ground. If you did the bucket lid like Dale posted, and didn't mind ...

In Gear Swap » WTB: wilderness toilet
January 13, 6:14pm

All Reader Reviews by John S.

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GoLite Dawn
I have had this pack for several years and have taken it on multiple backpacks ranging from 2 days to 6 days. My pack weights have been over 15 pounds a few times with no problems. The materials and w...

In Backpacks - Frameless
May 09, 12:05pm