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Hk Newman (hknewman) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Western US
About Me Mostly 2 to 3 day loops, with a couple weeklong trips too, ... thinking about multi-week.

I'll update my gear list tomorrow ...
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Congress redirects conservation money
We can compare Hilary's email to Jeb's apparently on behalf of an admittedly important industry: At this rate we will b...

In Chaff » Can the GOP Sink Any Lower? Yes It Can!!
October 02, 1:54pm

...doing 8 miles a day, treating it like a moving party ... It would seem easy avoid with a higher daily mileage and earlier start date on these long trials. Young people of course, have been...

In Philosophy & Technique » Death OF the AT...
September 24, 10:41am

No Teddy present day
C'mon Mathew, there isn't a Teddy Roosevelt type in the current crop of Republican candidates. If they had their way, we'd be using those nice knives to slice pimento loaf at the count...

In Chaff » Can the GOP Sink Any Lower? Yes It Can!!
September 24, 10:16am

Trailrunning (fastpacking?) the Alps - article Think you all would enjoy this. He used a combination of bivying (minimalistic camping) and huts Ed: post title, sp.

In Speed Hiking and Fastpacking » Trailrunning (faspapacking?) the Alps
September 10, 11:49am

Safari solution
Another poster had a blog post about hiking in the sun is all about dressing like on safari ...[ except with nylon ]

In GEAR » Sun cap/bandana/buff solution
September 06, 8:57pm

Re: Pecos for a beginner and a fat dog
I did not find the burn areas bad (well, around Jacks Ck anyways) after the trail crews had cleared a path the last 2 springs. If you have 2 vehicles there are numerous loop options with most sta...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Pecos for a beginner and a fat dog
August 22, 6:03pm

Re: Was UL a phase for you?
I got down to below 10 lbs gear weight and keep it about there, ... realizing that food for weeklong trips will be several pounds more (at least).

In Philosophy & Technique » Was UL a phase for you?
August 04, 2:28pm

Re: Re: Gizmodo and the SHR
Still interesting hike and nice TR from a magazine usually more interested in recent tech and science (though I'm seeing some camping articles dispersed in there)

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Backpacking News: Digest No. 21
July 22, 4:16pm

Re: Solo
There are fewer personality conflicts with solo travel. Seriously any trip changes involve less drama (pace, when to camp, etc..)

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Findings on going solo
July 18, 6:08am

Re: Four Pass Loop (Colorado) ..
Check the new regulations out on bear cans (call before they get real busy Aug - they've always recommended bear cans, but may be required after last summer), as they may not have updated all t...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Four Pass Loop (Colorado) – A few questions...
July 14, 2:50pm

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