Jeff RMNP hiker

22 reviewer rep
23 forum posts
joined Jan 23, 2011

I am a: 62-year-old hiker
Location: RMNP
Occupation: Paramedic

Activities

Hiking
Backpacking
Snowshoeing
Fishing

Vitals

Height6' 4"
Weight255
Boot/Shoe Size14
Jacket/Shirt Sizexxl
Pant Size38-34

Been doing this thing called backpacking since dad hauled me out of bed when i was 6.. Chasm Lake.. i still remember.. He's on Mt. Ida now.. My favorite hike.. Grand Lake to Flat Top via. North Inlet trail, back to Grand Lake Via Tonohutu trail.. 27.8 miles..

Gear Reviews (6)

user rating: 5 of 5 Optimus Svea 123 3/22/2012
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Kahtoola MICROspikes 12/10/2011
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Backpacker's Pantry Pad Thai 9/09/2011
user rating: 1 of 5 MSR Men's Lightning Ascent 2/22/2011
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Columbia Men's Switchback Omni-Tech 2/13/2011
user rating: 1 of 5 MSR Men's Lightning Axis 1/23/2011

Forum Posts

Unrealistic expectations vs. practical experience as it relates to backcountry travel. November 13, 2011
Snow and Shoes November 9, 2011
Is it wrong........ November 10, 2011
Instant Camp Eggs Cook-Off September 20, 2011
whats the best way to keep a tent cool in 115 plus heat! February 17, 2011
snake bite survival drug June 26, 2011
ettiquette on the summit June 25, 2011
Backpacking with no water resource May 11, 2011
Avoid Ticks On and Off the Trail June 1, 2011
Yet another hard shell: Pactiv enters outdoor market April 1, 2011
Arrive at Trail's End Without Any Food: A Worthy Goal? March 22, 2011
Taking gear on a plane March 24, 2011
Greetings from Afghanistan March 20, 2011
Deep Snow Safety in the Backcountry or the Resort February 24, 2011
Handheld GPS February 18, 2011
When does one stop being a newbie? February 2, 2011
Hiking Boot Help February 3, 2011
MSR Lightning and other new MSR with New Bindings January 31, 2011
TopoQuest - Topographic Maps and Satellite Maps Online January 15, 2011