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JASON CUZZETTO (cuzzettj) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale NorCal - South Bay
About Me I love the wilderness and UL gear.
I went on my first backpacking trip in Oregon when I was 6 weeks old (AUG72). It snowed all night long. When day light came I was the only thing left dry. Just wish I could remember it!

In 2000 my first UL trip resulted in a night hike to stay warm. Wrong gear.

Finished the BPL Scouting course (May 2010). Very cool. It was like closing a door. I feel like I can teach the principals now.

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All Forum Posts by JASON CUZZETTO

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RE: "3rd Annual Bay Area BPL Hike"
I would love to attend also. I will know closer to then if I am traveling, but if not count me in plus 3 with my kids. Let me know what I can do to help out. Thanks - Jason in Campbell

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » 3rd Annual Bay Area BPL Hike
August 16, 5:16pm

RE: "Cooking glove"
I use my army wool gloves still. I alsohave my dad's from the 70s thatare still good. Great cooking glove and they keep ypur hands warm.

In Make Your Own Gear » Cooking glove
August 13, 6:58pm

RE: "how many calories per pound per day do you eat?"
This is the hardest thread for me to understand. I did appriciate this weight savings idea from my BPL course. Chime in if I got this wrong. But I thought each meal was 4-6 ounces and between 40...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » how many calories per pound per day do you eat?
August 02, 10:50pm

RE: "Is their a BPL Motto or Pledge? Suggestions?
This has been fun. Even to see the negative posts. When I used BPL in my original post I forgot it was the abreveation of this sight so some of you took me too seriously. I have seen "Pack ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Is their a BPL Motto or Pledge? Suggestions? Contest
July 20, 2:11pm

RE: "AT '11 Thru Shelter Help Needed"
Yes - I found the Oware's room amazing. I am 6'2" and not ultra light. We had room enough for 3-4 of me in the 10x10. I think you could bring a friend with. I also enjoyed the head...

In GEAR » AT '11 Thru Shelter Help Needed
July 19, 7:57pm

RE: "AT '11 Thru Shelter Help Needed"
How about an Oware USA, Alphamid 1/2 Pyramid Tarp. They start at $199 and you can order it in SilNylon for that price @ 18.5oz. I believe you can get bug netting for around the edges. But that m...

In GEAR » AT '11 Thru Shelter Help Needed
July 19, 7:35pm

Is their a BPL Motto or Pledge? Suggestions? Contest
So I was wondering in any poets/writers out there have come up with a motto or pledge? Any suggestions? Suggested wording? I am hoping there is something catchy that will capture the imaginati...

In Philosophy & Technique » Is their a BPL Motto or Pledge? Suggestions? Contest
July 01, 4:24pm

RE: "detailed questions regarding Scouts gear"
Since this forum is important to me and I think the original poster was dead on in her questions I saw a post on here a few days about Tyvec suits on, THe cost was from 3-6 dollar...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » detailed questions regarding Scouts gear
July 01, 2:39am

RE: Help Change - Belt Pouch
I use a stuff sack with a shoe lace sewn across the top. You pull the stuff sack's top up under your belt. Fold the top down over the belt and feed the lace around the sack and tie like your ...

In Gear Lists » my "help change the first number to 5" list :)
June 30, 12:48pm

RE: "Anyone seen these insanely cheap tyvek clothing?"
I have seen sam in his rain nickers. They seemed to work really well even though they are cut off right below the knees. My Dry ducks worked great though I ripped the pants out in the first 30 ...

In GEAR » Anyone seen these insanely cheap tyvek clothing?
June 29, 1:14pm

All Reader Reviews by JASON CUZZETTO

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Appy Trails Mark 5
Mark V – Appy Trails – Can’t beat the price! First of all, the price on this tarp tent is dead on. At $120.00 it is a fantastic deal. Manufacturer’s Specs: Sleeping capacity: 5 Average minimum we...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
February 28, 2:10pm

End2End Trail Supply GramWeenie
There is a lot of information in the other reviews so I will keep this simple. I bought both the Gram Weenie and it's big brother the Pro. Here is what I found. I used the small one first wit...

In Stoves - Alcohol
May 20, 1:55pm

Light My Fire Spork
***Update MRE Spoon, Titanium Spork, Lexan Fork, knife, spoon, and spork... The Light My Fire Spork looks cool, works great! I agree that the only down side is the length... But then again I...

In Cookware - Other
July 25, 1:24pm

Evernew .9 Liter pot
No big deal if the insualtion burns off for me. That is what the bandana is for... or one of the things. Great volume for up to three people.

In Cookware - Titanium
July 25, 12:58pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
I agree. I sent them a couple of questions and a fix for their Web Site. I never new customer service reps could be so rude in their reply and they didn't even acknowledge they made a mistake an...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 15, 2:48pm

Golite Pinnacle Pack
Down from a 5 to a 4... But still a 5 to me. Want to know why? Read on... A few weeks ago I received the Golite Pinnacle Pack in the mail. I wanted the pack because I love the Jam Pack I purch...

In Backpacks - Frameless
June 13, 11:14am

Petzl e+LITE
This is a great light. I bought it for hiking but I took it with me on a 4 day camping trip the other day. What I liked most it gave us plenty of light late into the night. My wife used it for hour...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
June 02, 5:57pm

Keen Arroyo 2
I have had a pair or Newport closed tow keen sandals for about 3 years now. I absolutely love them! So I talked my wife into purchasing the Arroyo 2 for the both of us - let's call it a hybrid ru...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
May 31, 11:57am