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All Forum Posts by David Goodyear

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re bindings
Dave T, It is still in the planning stages, but I think they are looking at James bay area straight up through Canada. This is the group I have been hiking with: http://therucksack.tripod.co...

In Winter Hiking » Universal Ski Binding
January 09, 5:04pm

re:Universal Ski Binding
We are acually looking at this binding for our arctic 2013 trip. We wear custom mukluks most of the time and have a hard time finding a proper binding. We are also trying to find a hybrid ski. kind...

In Winter Hiking » Universal Ski Binding
January 09, 4:40pm

old and new
This is a timely post Eric. Last year , I used this system down to -14F ground cloth - tyvek two 1/2 foam pads -30 MH Lamina base clothing (smartwool - wind layer) "fat suit" EC...

In Winter Hiking » below -20 F. sleep system anyone?
January 05, 8:07pm

So, Like, Uhm, what do you want ?
What do you want Ryan to say? Could he say anything that wouldn't be dissected and analyzed to death? He wrote an article and posted comments twice. It has been "quoted" and spe...

In Editor's Roundtable » Cottage Stagnation and Recent Gems
January 04, 7:23am

gps accuracy ?
Try this. Sit down for lunch with your GPS on and after lunch look at the track log. We found That using GPS for seaching to be very frustrating, but shooting an azmuth with a good compass - ve...

In Editor's Roundtable » Cottage Stagnation and Recent Gems
January 02, 7:56am

good read
Nick, I enjoyed your post. I too, have gone to the light and back a bit. Comfort seems to be a higher priority as I get older. I like your reflections and experience based observations. Whe...

In Editor's Roundtable » Cottage Stagnation and Recent Gems
January 01, 1:53pm

Funny
Doug, I enjoy your humorous posts. "you're a funny guy" ala the Goodfella's movie. Dave

In Chaff » Life lesson #247
December 31, 5:40am

stakes
I use to carry snow stakes, but nature provides a lighter option. I tie over sized cordage loops to each tarp tie-out and use small branches (2 ft length and about 3/4-1 " width) to anchor the...

In GEAR » A frame in snow
December 30, 6:28pm

sure
We have a few people setting up A-frames in the winter, they do just fine. Depending on the snow depth, you can dig out a palace under the tarp. Most of our group uses a flying diamond pitch with a...

In GEAR » A frame in snow
December 30, 6:09pm

Re: How many bag nights for 2011?
Had to get the calendar. Got 30 nights in the bag - some on top in the summer - this year. I made a real commitment to go on one backcountry SAR per month. I also had three fun trips of 4 days ...

In Chaff » How many bag nights for 2011?
December 30, 5:22pm

All Reader Reviews by David Goodyear

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caldera cone w gram cracker esbit stove snow peak solo
Just returned from a 4 day bushwhacking trip. This setup achieved 2 near boils (small bubbles) per esbit tab. Morning and night temps in the mid 30's - water taken from cold creeks. I allotted 4 t...

In Stoves - Other
October 08, 7:52am

Big Agnes Seedhouse SL1
I bought this tent before becoming a member of this site. When I read the review of the SL-1, I was worried about its stability and durability. I am not a tarp camper so the seedhouse seemed to be the...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 12, 7:22am