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Re: Re: Earl Survival Tablet
"First of all, I thought it was a pill. " So did I. I was hoping for 20 calories/gram if eaten, anti-microbial, and able to be burned underwater! Cheers, Bill

In GEAR » Earl Survival Tablet
May 11, 11:10am

Re: Backpacking health risks?
I find this a fascinating topic - risk assessment is a complex and very interesting topic, both from a psychological and from a quantitative perspective. We tend not to to do it very well, unless w...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Backpacking health risks?
May 10, 6:19pm

Re: Backpacking "work"
However the impact is measured, I agree wholeheartedly that significantly lightening the load is liberating. It's in large part due to all the great BPL articles and posts that I've had the...

In Editor's Roundtable » Mountain SuperUltraLight Backpacking – Going SUL in the Mountains with Adequate Shelter, Insulation, and Rain Protection. Part 1: Concepts and Scope.
May 09, 6:27pm

off-trail in Bitterroots
Can any of the Bitterroot experts tell me how feasible it is to do some off-trail scrambling to connect the standard trail routes for a nice loop? If so, it looks from the topos like it might be ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Bitterroot Nat'l Forest, Idaho/Montana advice
May 08, 5:38pm

Re: Re: seeking cookless starch to go with chicken curry
Thanks, Sarah! I'll give that a try. Do you know if there's anywhere to buy it without all the packaging and flavor packs? Seems like a lot of trash for a few noodles. Ever tried re...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » seeking cookless starch to go with chicken curry
May 08, 4:47pm

work
Great article (as was Ryan's), and I look forward to the rest of the series. I have a question about the following. (If this belongs elsewhere in a new thread, I trust that will be made so...

In Editor's Roundtable » Mountain SuperUltraLight Backpacking – Going SUL in the Mountains with Adequate Shelter, Insulation, and Rain Protection. Part 1: Concepts and Scope.
May 08, 4:43pm

Re: re: Bob seasons
Thanks, Dave. Wrt White River Pass, are we talking slow and difficult, or potentially impassable without gear and mountaineering skills? If potentially the latter, are there alternative routes be...

In Pre-Trip Planning » advice on Bob Marshall seasons
May 07, 6:16pm

seeking cookless starch to go with chicken curry
Still testing things, but I think I can put together a palatable cookless red curry with chicken. The question now is whether there's something akin to rice noodles, rice, or some other suitab...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » seeking cookless starch to go with chicken curry
May 07, 6:13pm

advice on Bob Marshall seasons
Thanks in advance to Bob Marshall veterans for advice on what can be expected wrt snow and river crossings in a typical snow year. When can one normally plan get into central part of the wilderness...

In Pre-Trip Planning » advice on Bob Marshall seasons
May 01, 6:32pm

Re: Adding a bail
I used 0.0787" diameter titanium wire to add a bail to a Snow Peak Ti bowl. Despite tough rep of titanium, I didn't have any trouble drilling the holes. Set things up so that when I fold t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Adding a bail
May 01, 6:13pm

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