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About Me I was backpacking ultralight before Ray ever published!

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Re: Re: Does this work for camping.
I have some of the standard Sterno aluminum cans that are net weight 7 ounces. Obviously that is not a gallon. Probably closer to one cup. They are good for heating a small pot, but they are not mu...

In GEAR » Does this work for camping.
May 01, 8:57pm

Re: Re: California - Sierra Nevada conditions
I understand what you are saying, Tom, but I have several different trips and events for the summer, and I have to fit them together into a 2-month or 3-month schedule. I understand about most o...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California - Sierra Nevada conditions
May 01, 8:51pm

California - Sierra Nevada conditions
This is May 1, and lots of PCT backpackers are heading out. Probably more are starting from the south to head north. Pretty soon they will hit the Sierra Nevada snow, and since it was such a big sn...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California - Sierra Nevada conditions
May 01, 7:44pm

Re: Does this work for camping.
I'm a little suspicious about the price. --B.G.--

In GEAR » Does this work for camping.
May 01, 7:35pm

Re: Yosemite Permitting System
"I would think that Yosemite would look to it's neighbor, ( Inyo Nat'l Forest )" Inyo might be its neighbor, but it is not its brother. The national parks are part of the De...

In Chaff » Yosemite Permitting System
May 01, 6:33pm

Re: Pot Lid Philosophy
"how important is a tight fit on a lid? Obviously, too tight is NG, but soft lids often create gaps that let heat out compared to more precisely fitted lids. Issue or no issue?" It kin...

In Make Your Own Gear » Pot Lid Philosophy
May 01, 6:27pm

Re: Good enough
"I apologize for the rabbit chasing." You can chase rabbits all you want. I prefer to play dead like a limp leaf and let the rabbits come to me. --B.G.--

In GEAR » Fastpacking Gear
May 01, 6:20pm

Re: Re: Fastpacking Gear
"Fastpacking. Marketing BS originated by Go Lite? Who's name is also now marketing BS." Darn it, Ken. Marketing people have to have something constructive to do! Adding new words t...

In GEAR » Fastpacking Gear
May 01, 5:37pm

Re: Nooobie question
As Roger stated, there are no official rules, at least not yet. Come back in another forty years and there may be rules. When I started this almost thirty years ago, anybody was called ultral...

In GEAR » Fastpacking Gear
May 01, 5:34pm

Re: Input on MYOG tarp/tent design?
The one thing that I found to be an unexpected challenge was the layout of the fabric for cutting. Shelter dimensions are larger than anything I had dealt with, so some new tools had to appear. Sin...

In Make Your Own Gear » Input on MYOG tarp/tent design?
May 01, 4:07pm

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