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Rob Vandiver (ShortBus) - BPL Guest

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Snow Conditions
I personally would appreciate any updates anyone has on snow conditions in the Sierras. I am planning a July 9th Rae Lakes Loop trip and I am wondering if it will work (I dont have any real winter ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » California - Sierra Nevada conditions
June 03, 3:14pm

Re: Re: Footwear for Cactus Country?
Yucca, cholla, ocotillo, sage... That wierd "plated" rock... I'm guessing Nick was tromping somewhere in the Palm Canyon area. Sorry for the thread hijack.

In GEAR » Footwear for Cactus Country?
May 31, 12:59pm

Great Trip
Hey guys, nice pics so far, keep them coming! I was a bone-head and forgot my camera. I was one of the guys that tagged along with Michael, Craig, and Adan. I think we all felt a little cruddy ab...

In Post-Trip Reports » central and southern area bpl trip to sespe wilderness
May 02, 9:50pm

Re: t minus 30 minutes
Nice! Im already stoked! I'll see you tomorrow morning-ish.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » central and southern bpl ers checking interrest in some spring/summer trips
April 29, 10:43am

RE: Tip 31
I gotta say, Mike, I read this tip when you posted it to the forums some time earlier, and it really changed the way I will approach solo trips from now on. I have usually called it quits late afte...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ultralight Tip of the Week
April 28, 10:27pm

Pole for Trailstar
I think you would lose a lot of the versatility of the shelter with a fixed center pole. One of the main reasons I love mine so much is all the options I have with it. Have you thought about carryi...

In GEAR » pole for MLD trailstar
April 22, 12:21pm

Robo legs
It's not cool unless you are walking your robo dog .

In Chaff » Backpacking Light will be irrelevant!
April 20, 11:44am

Im not going to lie...
I want one. I also want a couple of .50 cals somehow mounted to it.

In Chaff » Backpacking Light will be irrelevant!
April 19, 3:45pm

Re: Re: Pacific Crest Trail Association hiring
Congratulations, Jack! Awesome news!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Pacific Crest Trail Association hiring
April 18, 9:19am

Rae Lakes Loop List
This looks like a great list. I did the loop in mid August last year and I didn't have much of an issue with bugs at all. Hopefully it will be the same for you. Water is plentiful along the...

In Gear Lists » Rae Lakes Loop August 5-8
April 14, 6:23pm

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