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Edward Zwibel (YetiEddie) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Sunny San Diego
About Me Father of 7 and counting. Looking to experience life, and not wait for the end!
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All Forum Posts by Edward Zwibel

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They want to share a shelter........ So do I.... However, shelters for 8-10 people are somewhat preventative. I'm taking 6 of us through Zion NP in late October and doing 2 overnight ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Paranoia? Good parenting? Hmmm?
July 29, 9:29am

Very Familiar
Funny, I tend to do that first thing too... Good for the chest hair.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » the next time you camp by that tree
July 29, 9:15am

Paranoia? Good parenting? Hmmm?
Ok, when weather permits and everyone is out and under the starts this conversation is moot. But 9/10 times I bring a shelter for myself and the kiddos. Its great and I'm including even littl...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Paranoia? Good parenting? Hmmm?
July 29, 8:56am

As stated and great!
Thanks much! They arrived and look in fantastic condition. Thanks for the prompt shipping and care.

In Gear Swap » FS - Patagonia Houdini, Marmot 800-Fill Down Jacket (Both Women's) - Reasonable Prices!
July 25, 5:49pm

SL8 would be great!
An 8 would be great, but I'd bet an even longer shot than a 6................ I'd love an 8 don't get me wrong!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

In Gear Swap » WTB- GOLITE Shangri-la 6 or 8
July 25, 5:24pm

If I didn't have the 7 kids, I'd love to drop the wad on a kifaru with stove.... sweet teepees. However, i like eating more than beans and rice at this point... :) Those others look good...

In Gear Swap » WTB- GOLITE Shangri-la 6 or 8
July 25, 2:53pm

Looking into all options
Thanks all of you for your PM's and suggestions. I am looking into them all. I've also sent an email out to Bearpaw to see if he can make one of these for me..... I appreciate the advice...

In Gear Swap » WTB- GOLITE Shangri-la 6 or 8
July 24, 7:40am

Desperately seeking SL8. Help a brother out! It's for the chiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiildren.... lol.
Ok, my family hikes are now outgrowing even my hogback. I don't want to be separated from the kiddos and I would LOVE LOVE LOVE to find someone with an SL6 or SL8 with net tent as well prefera...

In Gear Swap » WTB- GOLITE Shangri-la 6 or 8
July 23, 4:28pm

Love it, some danger...(Real or perceived) can make a kid feel like a superhero. Love getting those kids out there! And another spot for me to hit up! Thanks for the great report!

In Post-Trip Reports » Saddlebag Lake Loop with the Kids
July 22, 2:41pm

Absolutely Fantastic
Inspiring! Thank you for sharing them!

In Post-Trip Reports » Hiking across Kodiak Island, Alaska
July 22, 11:13am

All Reader Reviews by Edward Zwibel

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Borah UL Gear
This review is created in advance of a review for 4 of John's bivys. I have a large family and dealing with big trips I am breaking them into the floorless realm. Each kid can carry a bivy and f...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
October 15, 2:54pm

Hermits Hut
Just bought a WM Alpinlite from Bob and Co at Hermits Hut. They are pleasant to work with, have overfill included and make accommodation for SAR / Government OPS folks. Honest and responsive. Folk...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 22, 4:20pm

Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
I wanted to wait until I had used these on a variety of terrain and conditions. I am amazed that they have withstood my abuse. As a fatbody 220 pound man, I thought for sure they'd have an issue...

In Trekking Poles
May 03, 9:22am