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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
My PDF Gear ListFall Superior Hiking Trail

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Trail Work Thread
I led portage clearing trips, in conjunction with the Mn Canoe Assoc and USFS, in the BWCA for 11 years. Got to see a lot of the BWCA in early May with virtually no one around but our crew. A lot o...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Trail Work Thread
February 09, 1:54pm

I am going to suggest the weekends of either May 1-3 or May 15-17 for a GGGG. Mothers day and Walleye opener are May 8-10. I can set something in the Lake City area at Hok-Si-La park. It has a nic...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 09, 8:19am

Mn BPLers
Jim, I will be on the SHT Sept 25-30 with a newbie and another guy getting back into backpacking. Temperance River to Silver Bay. Aprx 63 miles in 6 days. Josh, Get ahold of me and let's se...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 09, 5:09am


In User Test Forum » test
February 08, 1:43pm


In User Test Forum » test
February 08, 1:39pm

favorite campsites
Torres del Paine West Coast Trail Superior Hiking Trail

In Photo Gallery » Favorite Campsite Photos
February 08, 1:36pm

Mn BPLers
Still would like to get together this winter or this spring for a GGGG.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » MN BPLers
February 08, 5:22am

Tenkara net
PM me.

In Gear Swap » WTB Tenkara net
February 07, 6:37pm

Thermalite pro
Have one that is 1" thick, short if that is what you are looking for. PM me.

In Gear Swap » WTB Thermarest prolite SM
February 07, 6:36pm

travis, Nice to hear from you again.

In Chaff » Are YOU a Condescending Jerk Online?
February 04, 5:22am

All Reader Reviews by David Noll

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Lost Canyon by Nina Revoyr
Nina Revoyr's "Lost Canyon" is a story about four people, taking a backpacking trip together, who come from very different backgrounds. A lot of the story involves each person's pr...

In Books and Media
October 07, 1:29pm

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

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