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Jay Wilkerson (Creachen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale East Bay
About Me Accept, Adapt then Attack!
CityJust 12 miles to Mt. Diablo
StateNor Cal
CountryUSA
My PDF Gear List2014 UL Gear List

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All Forum Posts by Jay Wilkerson

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TOOL!
Excellent Backpacking Music.

In Chaff » TOOL!
July 09, 8:42pm

What gear makes you happy?
A IPOD and mini speakers make me very happy in camp. Jazz, Blues, Electronica and Rock & Roll JMT 8/12!!!!

In GEAR » What gear makes you happy?
July 08, 12:34pm

JMT start date: 8/12 out of Mono Meadows
JMT!!!

In Photo Gallery » JMT-
July 06, 5:52pm

JMT
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In Photo Gallery » JMT-
June 30, 10:47am

JMT!
8/12!!!! 8/12!!!

In Photo Gallery » JMT-
June 27, 5:56pm

Lone Pine parking?
Call the Bishop Ranger station.....

In Pre-Trip Planning » Lone Pine parking?
June 26, 6:10pm

share your boulders
Finger Col

In Photo Gallery » share your boulders
June 24, 8:46am

JMT for the 2ND time
8/12 starting from Mono Meadows. I will be very HAPPY!

In Photo Gallery » JMT-
June 17, 9:22pm

JMT food & resupply (VVR)
At VVR you have a WELL stocked store, a great diner, washing machines for clothes, showers and a free backpackers camp. Everything cost $$ but it is worth in my book! VVR is a very isolated lo...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » JMT food and resupply
June 12, 1:24pm

JMT food & resupply
The ferry from VVR will only run (1) time a day--9:45 am

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » JMT food and resupply
June 12, 9:02am

All Reader Reviews by Jay Wilkerson

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Golite Balaclava
A Balaclava for the mimilist or runner. I like the feel and material on the face, nothing fancy here just a very simple balaclava at 1.5oz. [One size fits all] I have used it several times above tree...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
December 10, 8:30pm

BPL Thorofare Trekking Pants
These pants are awesome!! The scale came in at 4.4oz for a XL size. I took them on a 8 mile loop yesterday and the material fills great on the skin and is very breathable. The pants have two hand poc...

In Clothing - Raingear
December 04, 11:39am

Golite Synergy Pant
I purchased my Golite Synergy pants in 2006 and have used them on every backpacking trip since then. I completed the JMT with pants with no problems at all. The material is very breathable and fills...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
December 03, 2:36pm

Snow Peak 600
At 2.8 oz with handles the Titanium Snow Peak 600 is a great pot/cup. For just boiling H2O you can't ask for more. I used the SP 600 on my JMT hike in conjunction with Esbit tabs and I had no pr...

In Cookware - Titanium
December 02, 2:09pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
Ray Jardine's book was my gateway to UL hiking and Golite has been [for me] a great company with service and GREAT products. I have purchased 3 packs, 2 tarps , a poncho tarp, Hex Tent, jackets, p...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
November 28, 10:56pm

Olympus D-435
At 5.2 oz. with batteries this camera is trail tough. I have taken the Olympus on the entire JMT, Thorofare Region 80 miles and all over the Sierras for the past three seasons of hiking. This is not ...

In Photography - Hiking & Backpacking Cameras
November 28, 10:10pm

BPL- Firelite SUL Folding Ti Spoon
A great piece of gear that fits in a Snow Peak 450 or 600 cup/pot. I put my spoon in a cut down Heineken can that ways 0.8oz. The folding spoons mechanism that folds the spoon is simple and built to...

In Cookware - Other
November 27, 12:19am

The Walkumentary DVD Lawton "Disco" Grinter
A well put together DVD with a lot of hikers interacting with each other. I enjoyed the humorous side and the Photography. It appears the group had a lot of fun the entire trip but the reality is th...

In Books and Media
November 19, 2:59pm

Thermarest Trail Pro Regular
The Trail Pro [32oz] is the next step up from the Prolite 4[24oz]. It has a 2in. thickness but has same length and width as the Prolite 4. The older I get the more I need a good nights rest and the ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
November 18, 2:53pm

Victorinox Multi-Tool REI
At 0.7oz. the Victorinox is small perfect multi-tool. Simple,lightweight and reliable. Knife Blade Scissors Tweezers Toothpick Emery Blade Flathead screwdriver I really find this knife handy wh...

In Miscellaneous Products
November 16, 10:20am