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Alex Wallace (FeetFirst) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Northern California
About Me Simple really; I enjoy getting lost in my local mountains and that's it. This site passes the time when I find my way back to the fluorescent lights, ugh. If you would like detailed, up-to-date information about the conditions in the Sierra, check out the true authority at:
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In Gear Swap » FS: Cilogear 45L WorkSack
February 14, 4:57pm

I was camping near Jenner on the coast this weekend and got hammered the entire time. The drive home was actually the worst part with impassable roads/detours due to swollen creeks and localized fl...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » California snow depth levels... Jan 2014 vs Jan 2013... frightening stuff!
February 10, 4:29pm

Update with a couple of pictures:

In Gear Swap » FS: Cilogear 45L WorkSack
February 07, 2:13pm

FS: Cilogear 45L WorkSack
Cilogear 45L WorkSack Purchased new directly from Cilogear in October 2012. Size medium (17" - 19" torso length), men's hipbelt, product code 450175M, Color = Blue/Grey. Perfect c...

In Gear Swap » FS: Cilogear 45L WorkSack
February 06, 12:44pm

looks good
Luke, I'm having Zimmer make me a pack largely based off of yours - thanks! I was using the pictures on his site to help illustrate features I'd like and more and more referred back to your...

In Make Your Own Gear » Awesome New Chris Zimmer Pack
February 05, 4:57pm

same as Ryan
I've packed the syringe in the past to not only back-flush the filter if needed, but also for wound irrigation. Unfortunately, the syringe sucks (literally) at both. The adapters serve the same...

In GEAR » Sawyer Mini Backflushing
February 05, 12:19am

I like that frame shape
Interesting - looks good. I've been debating (1) having Zimmer make me a pack or (2) retro fitting my Cilogear 45L Worsack with a similar frame and jettisoning the brick of the frame sheet (...

In GEAR » HMG pack load lifter straps: making a good pack great
February 03, 11:51am

Thanks for sharing, David.

In Mountaineering & Alpinism » Duo climbing on easy terrain for a beginner with seasoned mountaineer.
February 02, 2:55am

Thank you for posting the photos of the frame and your description. I'm now even more intrigued by Zimmer's work.

In GEAR » New Zimmerbuilt pack
January 31, 12:32am

why waterproof down?
Interesting approach by Outdoor Research: waterproof the fabric, not the feathers.

In GEAR » DWR Down Ye or Nah
January 30, 5:59pm

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