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Re: Tincture of Benzoin
I seem to remember Colin Fletcher recommending ToB as a "foot toughener". He said he rubed it on the bottom of his feet every day while on a long trip, and in fact said he started doing t...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Updated Foot-Care Kit
July 27, 9:38pm

Re: Pack size for UL thru-hiking - 40L too small?
Andrea, 40L is enough to fit 10 days repackaged, carefully considered food and UL gear for me just fine. However, include a large bear can in that equation, it also fits, but become very close to ...

In GEAR » Pack size for UL thru-hiking - 40L too small?
July 27, 9:20pm

Re: Love/hate relationship??
"Anyway, I'm married and, as one wise man once told me, "Don't disappoint more than one woman at a time." " I like Garrison Keillor's: "I can jade a woman my...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 27, 8:29pm

Re: Re: Mongoose? Moi? ;o)
That is the pitfall I was alluding to before. If he is snippy back to her she may decide he is the man of her dreams. :-0 I think that is how my Aunt and Uncle got together.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 27, 5:47pm

Re: Trip report
Too bad about Red Peak Pass. It has been on my bucket list ever since I read that one of the older guys who has been on the trail maintenance crews for years said that that was the trail he thought...

In Post-Trip Reports » Yosemite and Ansel Adams Wilderness
July 27, 5:44pm

Re: RE Supply at VVR or MTR
On overflow buckets, yeah its like Crocodile Dundee says, "you can live on it, but it tastes like shit". Still by the time you get there you might feel differently, and one man's crap...

In Gear Lists » RE Supply at VVR or MTR
July 27, 10:33am

Re: Snake Lady Stories
There was advice I got from a guy who lived in the country about what to do if a dog bites you (sorry to mix animal metaphors here, but I don't have a good snake one) and that was not to pull a...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 26, 6:13pm

Re: Music
What is the name of that flute Phillip - looks like a "snake charmers" flute (Eric take notice). Virtually every culture seem to have there own version, and it is hard to keep track of th...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Do you take along a musical instrument?
July 26, 3:59pm

Re: Training & experience helps - but only to a point
Now you are just teasing us! Come on, dish a few snake-lady stores. We wont tell. Remember it is for educational purposes here...ahem.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Avoiding nasty hiking partners...
July 26, 3:51pm

Re: Re: New, clearer stove regulations are out for Yosemite and SEKI!
"Then she asked what an Esbit stove was." We don't pay mooks. What's a mook?

In GEAR » New, clearer stove regulations are out for Yosemite and SEKI!
July 25, 8:30pm

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