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Elena Lee (lenchik101) - BPL Lifetime Member

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Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 Tent
Benen, if you are looking at these two tents you should definitely also look into the Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 Tent. it's similar but lighter and less expensive the the carb reflex.

In GEAR » Hubba Hubba HP vs Carbon Reflex 2
March 19, 12:07am

Re: Re: Agree- you just have to make time
"Husbands and boyfriends can be just as complicating, just as consuming of your free time and they can be extremely whiny and like little princesses trying to sleep on peas." I love th...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Having the time to backpack
March 16, 7:35pm

Re: The Big Four for cold sleepers
Elizabeth, so many comments here, and i'm trying not to repeat. I'm a female, i get cold very easy, but i think the bag plus jacket combo is far more versatile than "the coldest...

In GEAR » The Big Four for cold sleepers
March 12, 2:22pm

Re: Need recommendation on some gear
1. Petzl E-lite. Photon freedom is good as backup, but by itself it's hard to get anything accomplish if you don't have it clipped on your baseball hat. 2. Smartwool. shop around on websi...

In GEAR » Need recommendation on some gear
March 12, 1:39pm


In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Going to Olympics!
February 19, 4:11pm

Going to Olympics!
Going to do my first hike on Olympic NP Coast looks perfect.. So excited!!!!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Going to Olympics!
February 19, 3:38pm

I can help you with the re-supply at Snoqualmie Pass (Washington). I can leave a package for you at the Ski Gas Station. Email me with what you need, approximately by when yo...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiker in Need!! can you help?
February 19, 3:24pm

rocky gore tex socks
get a pair of Rocky Gore Tex socks. either wear them all times or put them on for stream crossings. I waded wearing those in the streams. they do keep your socks from getting soaked with water. The...

In GEAR » Gaiters and streams
February 18, 12:30pm

Re: re:
Do it! But one concern though.. after doing it, your perspectives might change, and you may not want to lead a life of a lawyer after this.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Should I walk the PCT this year?
February 15, 11:35am

nikwas and fleece lining
So I washed my Mammut Nimba softshell pants in Nikwax, and then remembered they had a thin fleece lining inside. I wore pants several times after this and haven't noticed anything different abo...

In GEAR » Wash-in vs. Spray on DWR
February 15, 11:14am

All Reader Reviews by Elena Lee

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evernew ultralight 1.3l ti pot
I've had mine since 2002 and still going. I have one with titanium coating, and use it as a share pot with hiking partner. The quality of this pot is impeccable. Its insulated handles are grea...

In Cookware - Titanium
January 29, 12:34pm

Icebreaker Tech T Lite Superfine 140
Awesome shirt as evidenced by some night forest creatures who ate it. Now my shirt comes with cool hole design all over it that some people think came "as is" from the manufacturer... so...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
January 29, 12:23pm

Golite Pinnacle Pack
I have a women's version size small. I'm not sure if there is any difference between men's and women's besides the size. I also have an Osprey Talon 33 pack. What i use it for: I...

In Backpacks - Frameless
January 29, 12:07pm

Western Mountaineering Ultralight Super
Important! this bag could be too narrow who is larger torso/wider shoulder. bought it for my man but it didn't work for him - he liked megalite. otherwise a great bag for those who sleep on a c...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 11:46pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
Just to add some to the above reviews: Wind: Hadn't had a chance to use in the extreme wind but contemplating taking this tent on a winter trip. The new version has standard tieouts on the side...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
December 01, 11:00pm

Montbell UL Down Inner Parka
Ok, everyone has beef with the hood. I couldn't have honestly thought of one fault with the Montbell UL Parka before reading this thread. Lightweight, warm, wind and water resistant- a perfect...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
December 01, 10:43pm