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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: JMT 2010 Solo Hike - Aug 21st
Hey Jeff, what time will you be starting? I hope to see you out there between Tuolumne and Yosemite.

In Gear Lists » JMT 2010 Solo Hike - Aug 21st
August 08, 1:31pm

Re: Fastpacking Definition
I've been a member of backpacking light since the end of year 1. Back in the day, Ryan used to put a weight on the term of going UL, and SUL as sub 6 and 4 pounds respectively for base weight....

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Fastpacking Definition?
August 08, 11:30am

Re: JMT Record Attempts for 2010
5 more days and I'm out of here. Ian will have a spot on him so if anyone is interested here is the link so you can follow along. he is up there now, so it is alread active. http://share...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » JMT Record Attempts for 2010
August 08, 9:53am

JMT Record Attempts for 2010
Moving this post over here: It would be nice if you could change an original subject of a thread you started but since you can't, I'll try this with the correct subject one more time... ...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » JMT Record Attempts for 2010
July 27, 9:54pm

Re: JMT, July 14-25
So were your feet wet most of the day from creek crossings? Seems more little creeks would be harder than just a little jump at this time?

In Post-Trip Reports » JMT, July 14-25
July 27, 5:40pm

Snow melting quickly in Sierra's
Looks like everything below 12,000" is starting to become unglued and becoming patchy. Thought was going to be in trouble for a while. Now it looks like the mosquitos will be the only pro...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » TRT No. 2
July 27, 3:09pm

Re: Re: Fastpacking and Speedhiking; are these different names for the same sport?
Art Completely agree with these definitions. I like to combine both. Unsupported, or basically completely self contained except for water. At the same time have no camping equipment or any ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Fastpacking and Speedhiking; are these different names for the same sport?
July 24, 8:46am

Re: Some Sierra Pics
Looks like the snow is melting quick???

In Photo Gallery » Some Sierra Pics
July 23, 11:41pm

Supported JMT Record Attempt part 1.5
Moving this post over here: The JMT is heating up again. This year there is no unsupported or supported record. The record of 86 was made unsupported, so beating it supported just gets the sup...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » TRT No. 2
July 17, 12:03pm

Re: JMT North-South Records
Jorge That was Ian that did the Unsupported Attempt and slept on Whitney until 6:00. Both Ian and I are starting during August's full moon for the overall record this year. i will be going S...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT North - South Records
July 17, 11:58am

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm