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Bradford Rogers (Mocs123) - BPL Lifetime Member

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Re: Wind Rivers Questions
I second the recommendation on Nancy Pallisters book. I have been there two times from August 24-September 2 in 2012 and August 28-September 4 in 2014. No bugs either time.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Wind Rivers Questions
July 29, 1:04pm

Re: Hip belt?
I think the hipbelt is the weak link on most lightweight packs, not the frame. I hate the "wing" belts used by most UL pack makers, and like a wide, full wrap belt even if it doesn't...

In GEAR » Suspension comparison Zimmerbuilt vs GG mariposa vs zPacks arc haul?
July 25, 8:11pm

Re: Teton Crest Trail
My guess is 60ish days and 30ish nights. It certainly could be colder and/or have decent snows but I think you will be fine. I think late august is a great time of year : no bugs and fewer people...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Teton Crest Trail
July 23, 7:44pm

Re: Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
I mostly use the "purchase" rather than the "gift" in paypal for two reasons: 1.) paypal is a service which I use. I don't feel like it's fair to lie so I can cheat t...

In Gear Swap » Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
July 23, 7:39pm

Re: Wind River in October?
I have been there in early September and ran into a bow hunter which wasn't a big deal (he was a really nice guy). I suspect October is rifle season so I would be sure to wear plenty of orange....

In Pre-Trip Planning » Wind River in October?
July 21, 9:02am

Re: Re: "The new ONE"
The ONE was a excellent and revolutionary shelter back when it was released, but with all the stuff that Z-Packs is doing nowadays I am not sure that will find its place in the market as easily. ...

In GEAR » The new ONE
July 20, 6:48pm

Re: Re: Golite Shangri-La 2 Nest first?
I have an older SL2 but no inner but I do have a couple of other mids with inner nets and always set the "fly" or shelter up first then put the inner net inside.

In GEAR » Golite Shangri-La 2 Shelter: Keep it Simple Stupid
July 20, 10:52am

Re: Replying:
If you are warmer on your side than your back that would indicate to me that it's your pad. With the Downmat and a 20 degree quilt I am warmer on my stomach or back than my side.

In GEAR » Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
July 16, 4:44am

Re: Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
You have some good advice here, but I have one question that I didn't see an answer to: How are you sleeping when you get cold? Are you on your back, stomach, side, etc? That might help pi...

In GEAR » Please give suggestions to help solve waking up from cold
July 15, 5:55pm

Re: Re: robic
"The Dyneema that Gossamer Gear used on it's packs is a lighter grade than what I've seen in GoLite and ULA packs." You are correct Jim, The previous model Gossamer Gear packs...

In GEAR » Updated SMD Fusion Packs
July 15, 5:26pm

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