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David Noll (dpnoll) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Maroon Bells
About Me I was more of a BWCA guy but am getting into
backpacking because my wife loves it so much and
then we can do more together. On the sunset side
of 60. In 2008 and 2009 I spent more time backpacking than canoeing.
CityLake City
StateMn
CountryUSA
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All Forum Posts by David Noll

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Laurel Highlands
Nice

In Post-Trip Reports » Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail, Memorial Day Weekend 2012
December 02, 5:55am

Anyone for Minnesota during December
If you guys do go post pictures cause all my gear is put away until Spring.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Anyone for Minnesota during December?
December 02, 5:48am

Santa Barbara Hikes
Try this blog. http://www.santabarbarahikes.com/community/blog/index.php

In Pre-Trip Planning » ? Santa Barbara area hikes worthwhile?
November 19, 4:47am

Wtb quilt
PM me.

In Gear Swap » Wtb quilt
October 31, 7:43am

Midwest GGGG
October 26-28 we had our second Midwest GGGG on a cool but clear weekend in Southeastern Minnesota at Beaver Creek Valley State Park. Six hardy backpackers showed up. Mary and Joey R, Mark, Josh...

In Post-Trip Reports » Midwest GGGG
October 28, 3:19pm

Midwest GGGG at Beaver Creek Valley State Park

In Photo Gallery » Midwest GGGG at Beaver Creek Valley State Park
October 28, 2:48pm

Midwest GGGG
Jim, Bummer! No $ needed as far as I'm concerned.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGG this fall
October 26, 5:55am

Midwest GGGG
Chad, You're right. That sounded bad. Here is a link to the trip Mark and I did on the SHT earlier this fall. http://www.flickr.com/photos/d1948n/sets/72157631691988454/ I do get up to Duluth...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGG this fall
October 25, 12:49pm

Midwest GGGG
Mary, Great that you guys can still make it. I will plan on steaks for 7 unless someone else says otherwise. Can you smell them Chad?

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGG this fall
October 24, 6:49pm

Midwest GGGG
Can anyone eat Chad's steak or should I leave it home? Josh - I will be there probably by 4 PM Friday.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Midwest GGG this fall
October 24, 3:19pm

All Reader Reviews by David Noll

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Packa s/m 2008 model
I have used my packa for two years and so far like it better than any other rain gear used. With a pair of chaps the weight is 11 1/2 oz. Last year I only got to use it once but this year it got used ...

In Clothing - Raingear
August 10, 7:35pm

Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
I waited a long time for GG to come out with the LT 4 w/ straps and ti was woth the wait. The grips and locking mechanism are outstanding. Both my wife and I used them and were completely happy.

In Trekking Poles
August 09, 4:04pm

ULA Ohm
My wife and I just got back from a 5 day trip in the Maroon Bells where I used the Ohm for the 1st time on a trip. The workmanship is impeccable. Initially I was concerned with the hip belt but after...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 09, 4:00pm

trail designs gram cracker w/ caldera cone and SUL 1100
My wife and I just got back from the Winds. For cooking we used a gram cracker W/ a caldera cone and sul 1100 pot. We only boiled water for FBC and averaged just over 1 1/4 esbit tabs for each mea...

In Stoves - Other
August 18, 12:54pm

Pacific Outdoor Equipment Ether Thermo 6
I bought an ether thermo 6 full length for both my wife and myself this spring. We have both used them for 8 nights so far. We stay warm down to about 35-40 degrees and below that add a GG 1/8"...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
July 25, 12:45pm

Stephenson 2R
Our Warmlite has the side windows and full zip door. It has done the Winds, BWCA, Isle Royale and the Superior Hiking Trail on weeklong trips and has handled wind, rain, and snow. It weighs 3#60z, set...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 31, 7:21pm

ULA H2O Amigo
Just got back from Isle Royale where you have to filter water because of tapeworms in the inland lakes. The ease of filtering was great. Just hang it in a tree and wait. The fact that it can double ...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
August 18, 3:25pm

Inov8 RocLite 315
This was my first trip with light running shoes. I did a 5 day trip on the Minong Trail on Isle Royale starting out with a 29# 7oz load. They handled wet weather, rocky ridges, and the load with no p...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
August 16, 7:51am

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I was finally able to use my Starlite pack this past week on Isle Royale for a 6 day trip. I was traveling with my wife so I was carrying a 29# 7oz load. I loved the way it handled the wgt using a Pr...

In Backpacks - Frameless
August 16, 7:43am