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SF, Excellent place to hike
I grew up in the Bay Area, and can attest to the fact that it's a wonderful place to hike. There are some amazing parks literally within walking distance. After having moved to the East Coast I...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » San Francisco? Good place for Backpacking?
October 27, 3:45am

Re: Kookabay
I also sent him a message several weeks ago, and have not heard back from him. Perhaps he is on a long hike?

In GEAR » Winter Pad
October 20, 12:28am

Montbell Alpine Light Down Jacket
+1 on the Montbell Alpine Light Down Jacket. I picked mine up last fall for ~$100. I wore mine around town all last Winter, and was very happy to have it with all of the snow last year.

In GEAR » Which lightweight down jacket for travel
October 07, 8:46am

End of BPL Gear?
I'm just curious, will there be any more BPL Merino Wool Hoodys and Thorofare Trekking Pants available? Ever? I'm planning on buying an Ibex hoody and have already bought a pair of railride...

In GEAR » End of BPL Gear?
October 06, 11:46pm

Re: List help please?
Thank you all for your suggestions. Ole: I'll look into the batteries and lighter tent stakes. I love my paper PATC maps, but they really are heavy. Sorry, but I have to have my iPhone for ...

In Gear Lists » List help please?
September 15, 8:37am

List help please?
Hello, I could use a little help with my 'shoulder season' list for 2-5 nights, solo this Fall, early Winter, and early Spring on the Appalachian Trail. I'm a cold, side sleeper. I&#...

In Gear Lists » List help please?
September 14, 12:03am

8 pound dog
Here is my 8 pound dog south of Harpers Ferry on the AT. I have him on a harness so I can pick him up over obstacles.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Ultralight Dogs?
April 22, 3:02am

Wind shirt/Gatewood cape
I'm using my Sugoi wind shirt with my Gatewood Cape. I love the combo. I can use my wind shirt with it's DWR for setting up camp in the rain, or in the occurrence or getting cold arms. Work...

In GEAR » Wind Shirt w/rain cape
November 27, 11:45am

Delmarva Backpacking?
I live in Annapolis and I would love to get out for some weekend+ trips. I've had limited success meeting up with other hikers on the whiteblaze forum, but almost nobody wants to go out after N...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » NoVa Backpacking
November 19, 1:49pm

Shirt Sleeve?
I have the Ti-Tri titanium Caldera Cone and have no problems just using my shirt sleeve, glove, or a sock. I've been really amazed at how fast my stove and pot cool down. A couple of weeks ago ...

In GEAR » Caldera Cone Question.
November 16, 11:39pm

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