Bill "L.Dog" Garlinghouse (Ldog)

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joined Apr 3, 2014

Full Name: Bill "L.Dog" Garlinghouse
59-year-old backpacker
Western, MI
Occupation: Retired Navy Combat Cameraman
Website: http://www.laughingdog.com
Email: private

Affiliations: I have no professional, or economic relationships with any manufacturer, and none have given me gear to review.

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Princeton Tec Fred

A light, well-made headlamp with bright, focused beams, and a red light mode. An intelligent switching pattern becomes intuitive with use. Made…
Princeton Tec Fred
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Asolo Piuma

A light, flexable, breathable, welcome departure from Asolo's traditional offering, with a wide toe box and well supported heel. May be perfect…
Asolo Piuma
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Killer Review

HammockGear Cuben Fiber Hammock Hex Tarp

A lightweight, hex-shaped, “cat” cut tarp, for hammocks, constructed of cuben fiber. Increase coverage while decreasing weight, but at what…
HammockGear Cuben Fiber Hammock Hex Tarp
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Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4

Insanely light, exceptionally comfortable, crazy expensive trekking poles that needs lots of TLC, and that I found too fragile for klutzes in…
Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4
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Road ID Wrist ID Slim

For those of us who take some risks, a Road ID provides EMTs with your medical history and emergency contacts when you can't. Ask yourself this.
Road ID Wrist ID Slim
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Kupilka 21

A beautiful cup of Finnish design, made of composite material, that is the perfect solution to one’s need to cradle a cup of hot coffee in…
Kupilka 21
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HammockGear Burrow 50°

A lightweight, low volume alternative to a sleeping bag for spring thru fall. Lots of options to tailor it to your needs, with personalized…
HammockGear Burrow 50°
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Buck Hartsook Ultralite

A tiny, light, fixed-blade knife, perfect for ultralight backpackers who don’t need a woodcraft blade. If you’re like me, you love backpacking…
Buck Hartsook Ultralite
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Snow Peak Titanium Trek 700

A lightweight, titanium pot. Perfect volume for the solo backpacker. Volume measurements stamped inside. Small fuel canisters fit inside with…
Snow Peak Titanium Trek 700
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Monatauk Gnat Titanium Stove

An exceptionally light, efficient canister stove, that’s nearly perfect for three season by one or two hikers. Keep it out of the wind, and…
Monatauk Gnat Titanium Stove
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Hennessy Hammock Ultralight Backpacker Asym

Perfect for the solo backpacker in areas where there are lots of trees. Most comfortable sleep this side sleeper has had in the outdoors. I…
Hennessy Hammock Ultralight Backpacker Asym