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Re: Re: Re: FS: BPL Pro 60 Clothing
Good to hear. Thanks for the honest reply

In Gear Swap » FS: BPL Pro 60 Clothing
October 19, 5:00pm

Re: FS: BPL Pro 60 Clothing
Just curious..why are you selling the BPL Pro apparel? Did it perform well on the WT3 trek? BTW, congrats on completing what looks like an very challenging trip!

In Gear Swap » FS: BPL Pro 60 Clothing
October 19, 11:26am

Re: Pecos Wilderness October 2008
Beautiful pictures! Thanks for sharing.

In Post-Trip Reports » Pecos Wilderness October 2008
October 12, 6:38pm

Re: Re: GG Lightrek 3 Trekking Pole Review
I haven't heard anything since Gossamer Gear's September email newsletter: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> NEW GEAR IN THE WORKS &g...

In Editor's Roundtable » Gossamer Gear Lightrek 3 Trekking Pole Review
October 07, 8:07pm

Re: Re: tarp above tree line
Great thread, guys! Thanks for all the suggestions. I think I will get a super cheap tarp from the hardware store and try it out in my backyard when it gets stormy. It is hard to decide on a s...

In GEAR » tarp use in high winds
October 07, 2:50pm

Re: Re: tents are good
I am not so worried about rain/mist/insect protection as I will probably pair the tarp w/ a bivy of some kind. I am not at all worried about snow b/c I don't plan on using the tarp in times of...

In GEAR » tarp use in high winds
October 06, 7:50pm

tarp use in high winds
After reading the thread about the Double Rainbow in high winds, I got to thinking about the performance of caternary tarps in high winds. Obviously site selection and pitch of the tarp are very i...

In GEAR » tarp use in high winds
October 06, 3:13pm

Re: Old School Solo shelter
Look on his profile for the words, "Email This User," and you will be able to PM him. It kind of blends in with all of the other text so it certainly is not obvious.

In Gear Swap » FS: Golite Old-School Solo Shelter
October 04, 9:31pm

why should I get a cuben tarp
I am trying to decide between cuben fiber or spinnaker fabric on my future tarp purchase. Looking at the MLD Grace Solo, there is a $60 premium for the cuben but it is only 1.7 oz lighter. For m...

In GEAR » why should I get a cuben tarp
October 04, 8:49pm

Re: Which solo caternary cut tarp?
Check out the MLD Patrol Shelter for a shaped tarp w/ a beak. Not much of a weight penalty over a plain old tarp.

In GEAR » Which solo caternary cut tarp?
October 04, 8:47pm

All Reader Reviews by Joe Westing

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BackpackingLight.com
After having a problem with my BPL print subscription (totally my bad), Karen quickly (within a day) and kindly fixed everything. Couldn't ask for anything more.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 11, 5:09pm

Gossamer Gear Nightlight Torso
This is a great pad. It is fairly comfortable, although it gets less comfortable with use. I would give it five stars if it maintained its initially level of comfort. Still, it doesn't wear dow...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
July 19, 12:18pm

Leki Ultralight Ti
Had these poles for a few years and they've performed very well. Only had one time when the poles slipped and that was quickly fixed by cleaning the poles. These titanium poles are fairly light ...

In Trekking Poles
June 29, 11:01am