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M G (drown) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Shenandoah
About Me Climber. caver. Cartographer. Have hiked, caved, climbed and mapped in Asia, N. & S. America.

Currently planning on 8 days in the upper Kern September 2014.A desert SW trip in May, ski touring in the Canadian Rockies in April and Costa Rican volcanoes in Feb.
CityWashington
StateDC
CountryUSA

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Why....
...probably because our society has removed us from the environment where we evolved for a large percentage of our species' evolutionary period. We've replaced real life outside with the re...

In Philosophy & Technique » obsession
June 26, 8:16pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Climate trend
Try the Geo_explorer here: http://prismmap.nacse.org/nn/

In Pre-Trip Planning » Enchantments (Core zone). 5 days, September 30.
June 25, 9:23am

Re: Re: Climate trend
http://www.prism.oregonstate.edu/normals/ http://www.prism.oregonstate.edu/recent/

In Pre-Trip Planning » Enchantments (Core zone). 5 days, September 30.
June 25, 4:21am

Climate trend
Best bet is to go look at historical averages rather than any particular year such as 2013. I often use PRISM's website for that purpose. You can get both temp and precip avg for various time p...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Enchantments (Core zone). 5 days, September 30.
June 24, 5:45pm

Head Sweats
ProTech. Very well ventilated.not super durable.

In GEAR » Hat for hot sun...
June 24, 8:02am

Re: MG
Maybe by brand is better: 1. USGS Quad, tend to be 1:24k 2. Tom Harisson, scale varies alot 3. Nat Geo Topo, scale varies 4. Other.

In GEAR » Planning for a BPL Poll
June 23, 8:57pm

Navigation aid
Very interested in what people carry: Compass Map, what scale? Smart phone? What app? GPS What kind of GPS, full featured? Basic? UTM grid reader template?

In GEAR » Planning for a BPL Poll
June 23, 7:14pm

Bannock, thread drift warning
Two other ways to cook it. As little dumplings/chunks of dough in boiling water, can be with the pasta water. Really good in a batch of mack in cheeze or a soup. Or wrapped around a stick over a fi...

In Post-Trip Reports » Emigrant Wilderness 6/13 - 6/15
June 20, 7:03pm

Pics
Love the Corn Lily pics.

In Post-Trip Reports » Emigrant Wilderness 6/13 - 6/15
June 20, 3:44pm

Bench Lake!!!
Great trip report! Late Sept. last year after coming across Frozen Lake Pass on the SHR we found ourselves back on the JMT and heading south to an exit at Kearsage. Ahead of schedule at the Bench ...

In Post-Trip Reports » Bench Lake via Taboose Pass-KCNP 6/9-12
June 20, 5:11am

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