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About Me I was backpacking ultralight before Ray ever published!

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Re: Re: How Timely?
That's a good article. --B.G.--

In GEAR » inReach SE: No tracking points, no messages went through today!
July 19, 6:18pm

Re: Re: Re: How Timely?
There is always a fool who can overcome a foolproof scheme. That's why I recommend that for anybody who gets a new piece of technology that they intend to drag out to the wilderness, at leas...

In GEAR » inReach SE: No tracking points, no messages went through today!
July 19, 5:56pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Jetboil in the wind: Doing the Jetboil Shuffle
Roger, in this specific instance, there were no newbies. This was Aconcagua in Argentina, and the national park rangers had few rules of any kind to enforce. I believe that there was near-100% use ...

In GEAR » Canister failure: has this happened to you?
July 19, 5:47pm

Re: New, clearer stove regulations are out for Yosemite and SEKI!
Yet they say nothing about elevations above 6000 feet. --B.G.--

In GEAR » New, clearer stove regulations are out for Yosemite and SEKI!
July 19, 5:42pm

Re: How Timely?
Kerry, some of your assumptions here are all wet. I am reminded of a PLB story from a couple of years ago that I related here. A backpacking group was a few days out from Rock Creek on the east ...

In GEAR » inReach SE: No tracking points, no messages went through today!
July 19, 3:56pm

Re: Light weight tripods.
"Bob Gross's 18 oz Targus. I can't find this." They are not constantly available. I found it in a Target store. Often there are similar models with similar features and similar...

In Photography » MeFOTO daytripper tripod
July 19, 3:33pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Yosemite changed the wording now
"But then we might have to implement a "non-idiot" certification process." In some jurisdictions, they already have that. It's called a Campfire Permit. However, I hav...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Alcohol Stoves a fire hazard?
July 19, 3:12pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Chocolate
What ever happened to the old Hershey's Tropical Chocolate bar? It was a small bar that was fairly hard, and I never had one melt in the least. One time the white oils were expressed onto th...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Chocolate
July 19, 2:51pm

Re: Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
Eric, the trick is to organize the trip yourself, and set it up so that certain people will know that they are not welcome and everybody else is. Some outdoor groups are always looking for experien...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 19, 2:45pm

Re: Re: Re: Yosemite changed the wording now
"Maybe they'll get their act together on the wording as well???" They probably have too many lawyers for that. I know. We could boil water with electrical heaters. The electrici...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Alcohol Stoves a fire hazard?
July 19, 2:38pm

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