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Re: Sunglasses case
This has been an issue with me for some time so I'm going to watch this with interest - not withstanding it probably the 30th thread on BPL on the topic. None of those past one fully resolved t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sunglasses case
April 10, 10:47am

Maybe this goes without saying, but if you do go to south Texas bring your passport and other ID papers everywhere, because you are very likely to get checked. I went to Big Bend with my then postd...

In Philosophy & Technique » Wild Camping in the US - advice for an Englishman, please!
April 10, 9:51am

Re: Need BPL's help with fondue
You might consider using a boiler bag inside the pot used to do the melting - might make cleanup much easier. As others have implied, if you are melting something that will be very viscous you def...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Need BPL's help with fondue
April 09, 9:35am

Re: Kalais
Yet another strong recommendation for the Kalais. I'm confident all the sizes will fit a bear can as Mathew basically specifically "certifies" this fact right on the website. I have...

In GEAR » packs for small women?
April 09, 9:15am

Re: Re: Re: Big Basin Ranger advice on easiest access road
Yeah, I feel like if you are going to Big Basin to see the scenery, and if you have a little extra time, then the you SHOULD take scenic route, and that is without question Hy 9 through Saratoga, ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Big Basin Redwoods State Park & Sea to Summit Trail - hike suggestions
April 07, 11:37am

Another one bites the dust
Actually Andrew is apparently married now. A recent blog post is about what skis to get for her for Chirstmas. A whole other type of life-and-death gear selection question. LOL So sad - anothe...

In Philosophy & Technique » How I Make a Living as an Adventurer
April 07, 11:10am

Re: Re: Pinnacles Nat Park, Thank you, some follow up Q's
" One time we had a person in the group who had acrophobia. " The hand rail doesn't bother me, but the the "cave" area gives me the willies a bit if I over-think it since...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Pinnacles National Park - best trails/hikes?
April 06, 2:52pm

Re: Big Basin Ranger advice on easiest access road
Bear Creek is the fastest way to get to Boulder Creek from silicon valley. Once you are in boulder creek there is only one way to go. The part that goes the other way on 236, contrary to what the ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Big Basin Redwoods State Park & Sea to Summit Trail - hike suggestions
April 06, 2:39pm

Re: September 21st
Ah Ok. As for that late date (my favorite time actually, for that and other reasons) you should have zero trouble getting exactly what you want. In fact you could have just done a walk up as you wi...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Faxing my Yosemite Wilderness Permit - Help me pick my first nights camping spot
April 05, 8:44pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Painting pot black
Yep, all true. Especially when there is a small effect other factors that were neglected can easily be more important. Since heat diffusion is much more important the IR even a small change in the...

In Make Your Own Gear » Painting pot black
April 05, 2:51pm

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