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All Forum Posts by Mitchell Keil

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A Better Pillow!!
I can go you one better than ziplock baggies! BPL used to offer inflatable pillows used by EMTs. About 4 years ago I found a website that offered them in bulk and a bunch of us BPL members bough...

In Editor's Roundtable » Ultralight Tip of the Week
May 27, 12:24pm

Still for Sale?
Tim if you still have this one for sale, please answer a few questions: 1. size of bag 195 or 215 cm? 2. weight of bag 3. stuff size thanks in advance. By the Way you do not have a PM listing...

In Gear Swap » FS: Mammut Ajungilak Kompakt +20 Sleeping Bag
April 24, 3:30pm

Another use
I have been looking for a great camp shoe. Although I am content to keep my trail running New Balance or TrekSta shoes on all the time, there are many momments when I would be nice to have a nice l...

In Editor's Roundtable » Minimalist Footwear for Summer Backpacking
March 31, 11:23am

Montrail Men's Stratos XCR boots For Sale
Selling these mid height boots equiped with external, protected XCR Goretex. These are size 12D and because they run small would probably fit someone with a 11 or 11.5 size foot. I only used them 3...

In Gear Swap » Montrail Men's Stratos XCR boots For Sale
March 10, 4:34pm

Both Ghost Packs SOLD!
Thanks for all the interest. The packs are sold.

In Gear Swap » GHOST FOR SALE
March 10, 4:30pm

Re: GHOST FOR SALE
Both packs in purchase negotiations with McDaniel and Mortensen. So, they are off the board as of now. Will repost if either deal falls through.

In Gear Swap » GHOST FOR SALE
February 28, 12:34pm

GHOST FOR SALE
I am cleaning out a few lightweight gear items I no longer use: @2 Rare Mountainsmith 2005 Ghost LT (large) Backpacks. This is the last year this pack was manufactured. These packs are in very go...

In Gear Swap » GHOST FOR SALE
February 28, 10:29am

Calculator Love
I knew it! Lightweight backpacking geeks are really closet calculator geeks, too!! I have a 41CV with all the accessories, including tape reader (museum quality) and use daily my 17B II. But I fi...

In Editor's Roundtable » 2010 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
December 29, 11:28am

Favorites
Love my "The One" tent! Really love my AGPs by Titanium Goat!! And finally, I sleep extremely well on my Neo-Air mattress by Thermarest!!! As suggested, I am leaving it at three item...

In Editor's Roundtable » 2010 Backpacking Light Staff Picks
December 29, 11:08am

Amy's Share
Thanks Amy for sharing your story. I agree with the proprietor/SAR veteran. That is why I have carried a SAT phone on most of my trips. I rent it, but that has become more and more expensive sinc...

In Editor's Roundtable » SPOT2 Personal Locator Review and Extensive Field Test
November 30, 4:55pm

All Reader Reviews by Mitchell Keil

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Moosejaw the company
I have had the same courteous and quick service that each of the last two reviewers have had with Moosejaw. I have had to return an item, and the effort that the personnel at Moosejaw exerted on my be...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 05, 5:28pm

Montrail CTC (Fusion line) trail low tops
I would second the comments on the CTC posted here with one caveat. If you have a broader forefoot then this shoe would not be for you. The design favors its original design as an approach shoe that...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
December 13, 11:38am

Sling-Light Chair w/ body and kneck rest
I have owned a pair of the slinglite chairs for 7 years. I found this little gem when I was driving to my auto mechanic in Costa Mesa and saw these odd chairs by the dozens sitting out on the lawn in ...

In Miscellaneous Products
December 05, 4:25pm

Sunday Afternoon Adventure hat
To everything else that has been said of this hat, I would add that after owning and using both the large neck drape and the small drape version of this hat for 4 years, it is incredibly durable. It i...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
August 16, 12:29pm

Inov8 Terroc 330 - Men's
STATS: Age 57 Weight 176 Height 6'3" Very fit with more than 25 years experience backpacking. Initial Comments: I am hoping Carol Crooker can add some comments on this shoe, as well. I bought ...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
June 21, 1:54pm

Montrail Stratos XCR
I know...I know. Everyone thinks the world of these lightweight trail boots. Not me. Wore them once on a 4 day trail trek in the Emigrant Wilderness and returned them as soon as I got back. The reason...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
June 18, 3:11pm

Montbell UL Down Inner Jacket
I am reviewing these two items as a paired offering. *** FORUM MODERATOR'S NOTE: WE HAVE RECLASSIFIED THIS REVIEW ONLY FOR THE MONTBELL UL DOWN INNER JACKET. TO THE ORIGINAL AUTHOR: PLEASE CREAT...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
August 29, 3:05pm

Big Agnes Insulated Air Core Pad
I have used this pad in weather down to 20 degrees. It is 2.5 inches thick and a slice of heaven for these old bones. In the long rectanglular shape, it weighs 23 oz so it is not the lightest pad out...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
August 03, 5:22pm

Montbell UL Super Stretch Down Hugger #4
I am 6 foot 3 inches, weigh 175 age 57 sleep fairly warm and would classify myself as a lightweight (under 30 lbs skin out) packer. I bought the Montbell UL Stretch #4 bag Long about 3 months ago ...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
August 03, 11:18am

Osprey Aether 60
I have owned this pack for 4.5 years and used it for everything from overnights to 6 day hikes in the Sierras. I am 6'3", 175lbs and 57 years old. I have a 34" waist. This was my first light pack. At ...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 03, 10:54am