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Craig W. (xnomanx) - BPL Professional Member

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About Me Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.
-K. Vonnegut
CityBeautiful Altadena
StateCA
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://www.sweepingthegarden.wordpress.com
My PDF Gear ListGeneral Adventuring Gearlist (2013)

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All Forum Posts by Craig W.

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Ronald Reagan Backed Strict Gun Laws in CA as a Response to the Rise of the Black Panther Party.
Think on that. Meanwhile, let me share Prince Rama...at the risk of being stripped of any punk rock credentials due to my increasing appetite for "Now Age" transcendental Yoga loving h...

In Chaff » Ronald Reagan Backed Strict Gun Laws in CA as a Response to the Rise of the Black Panther Party.
June 02, 9:14pm

Re: Why I Won't Buy From Certain Outdoor Cottage Gear Makers
Fair enough, but it's all pretty vague criticism without actual comparisons. I don't know how someone new to this or someone who doesn't pay much attention to gear is expected know w...

In Chaff » Why I Won't Buy From Certain Outdoor Cottage Gear Makers
June 02, 6:37pm

Re: Re: The Hilleberg House Project
I think your idea will be fun. What's the worst that can happen...giving up and renting a place to live? My only question is why it has to be a Hilleberg. It seems plenty of other tents co...

In GEAR » The Hilleberg House Project
June 01, 9:59pm

Re: Re: Re: Lizards
I wonder how much a guy doesn't see while he's on the floor looking at lizards up close.

In Philosophy & Technique » JMT Record Attempts - 2014
June 01, 6:30pm

Re: .....
A few … are OK but if you're really hungry >-)))> is much better.

In Gear Swap » .
May 27, 10:25pm

Re: Re: RE: Hikers shot and robbed in California
People have probably been selling and resupplying pot to thru hikers at trailheads since the beginning of thru hiking. I'm not sure I'd let one hiker's rant on a blog lead me to the ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hikers shot and robbed in California
May 27, 1:38pm

Re: Since memes now replace actual thought...
Well done Doug. I'll raise you one. Here's one of my favorites from Leadbelly. Leadbelly: Ham and Eggs Ham and Eggs Pork and Beans... I would have ate more but the cook is so m...

In Chaff » Since memes now replace actual thought...
May 26, 10:48pm

Re: A couple assumptions
"You (anyone reading this) are an adult and are well aware of what your options are for personal safety so there's no point in me trying to convince you of anything. I'm also well awar...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hikers shot and robbed in California
May 23, 9:33am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Hikers shot and robbed in California (risk assessment)
You obviously feel the need to carry a gun. There's really no need to broadcast it or try to convince others. Even people that don't like you carrying can't be bothered if they don...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hikers shot and robbed in California
May 22, 5:40pm

Re: Bikepacking at the Cusp
Hear hear!!! on steel MTBs from the 90s. I just gave away my favorite Nishiki to a student...presenting another opportunity to find a new, cool beater bike. Now I just picked up a Trek 850 (Mou...

In Editor's Roundtable » Bikepacking at the Cusp
May 22, 8:46am

All Reader Reviews by Craig W.

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Montbell Thermawrap jacket
A great jacket- my XL weighs in at just over 10 oz. with its stuff sack. Very simple, functional design- perfect for 3 seasons in the Sierras when combined with a base layer and/or shell system.

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
May 15, 8:56pm

Dirty Girl Gaiters
These are great "dry" gaiters. As a trail runner I shopped and shopped for a good, breathable, and lightweight pair...not much out there. Most mainstream gear makers seem to seriously over...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 13, 8:55pm