JRinGeorgia

Reviewer of the Month: March 2015 , March 2017

1,977 reviewer rep
360 forum posts
joined Jan 19, 2013

Full Name: private
male backpacker
Georgia
Email: private

Affiliations: No connection to any outdoor gear manufacturer or retailer.

Re: buying gear is hard April 2, 2019
Re: Gear Advice for youth... March 30, 2019
Re: 750 miles in the Grand Canyon March 27, 2019
Len Foote Hike Inn March 25, 2019
Re: One Stove or Two? March 21, 2019
Re: Walking sticks for self defense. March 8, 2019
Re: Couple Morning Routine while Camping and Hiking March 6, 2019
Re: Walking sticks for self defense. March 2, 2019
Re: Which soap/detergent for washing fleece? February 21, 2019
Re: Which soap/detergent for washing fleece? February 18, 2019
Re: Candles in an igloo? February 8, 2019
Re: Pot size February 3, 2019
Re: Why don’t you use a hammock? January 14, 2019
Re: Why don’t you use a hammock? January 12, 2019
Re: Why don’t you use a hammock? January 11, 2019
Re: Why don’t you use a hammock? January 10, 2019
Re: Sleeping Bag Length For 5'7 Guy January 5, 2019
Re: What size daypack do you use? January 3, 2019
Re: Sleeping Bag Length For 5'7 Guy January 3, 2019
Re: Sleeping Bag Length For 5'7 Guy January 2, 2019
Re: Camino de Santiago in Catalonia, Spain - Day 2 | From Isovol to Pont de Bar December 30, 2018
Re: TWO stoves for extended winter stay? December 28, 2018
Re: VE-24 vs VE-25?? December 16, 2018
Re: Do you use an air mattress? (Not a Thermarest type self-inflator) November 11, 2018
Re: Yosemite October 29, 2018
Re: Yosemite October 29, 2018
Re: Yosemite October 28, 2018
Re: Yosemite October 27, 2018
Re: Yosemite October 26, 2018
Re: waterproof/breathable options: what remains? October 26, 2018
Re: Reflectix uses? October 21, 2018
Re: Blood Mountain Loop in Georgia October 20, 2018
Re: Trailspace x 2 Réunion October 9, 2018
Re: Mattress test video October 8, 2018
Re: Mattress test video October 7, 2018
Re: Daypacks: hip belt or no hip belt? October 7, 2018
Re: On peak bagging. October 4, 2018
Re: Still looking for that elusive perfect footwear for hiking. October 4, 2018
Re: My gear selection for a weekend hike. October 3, 2018
Re: Pump filter or gravity/ squeeze filter? October 1, 2018
Re: Do you have a unique piece of gear? September 30, 2018
Re: Alcohol Stove = awesome!! September 28, 2018
Re: Soaking up Challenge and Companionship: Meet Bruce, Reviewer of the Month September 27, 2018
Re: Alcohol Stove = awesome!! September 27, 2018
Re: Alcohol Stove = awesome!! September 26, 2018
Re: Air Mattress inflation: Pump or Bag Pump? September 25, 2018
Re: Air Mattress inflation: Pump or Bag Pump? September 25, 2018
Re: Air Mattress inflation: Pump or Bag Pump? September 24, 2018
Re: Startup Needing Your Input! September 17, 2018
Re: Startup Needing Your Input! September 16, 2018
Re: what is the deal with outdoorgearlab? September 12, 2018
Re: Interesting reading on bears and food September 11, 2018
Re: Car camping gear suggestions?? September 8, 2018
Re: Trail Mascot or Lucky Charm? September 8, 2018
Re: Car camping gear suggestions?? September 8, 2018
Re: DIY Firestarter September 8, 2018
Re: DIY Firestarter September 8, 2018
Re: Trail Mascot or Lucky Charm? September 7, 2018
Re: DIY Firestarter September 6, 2018
Re: RAMEN warning September 4, 2018
Re: Looking for a GPS unit September 4, 2018
Re: Pump or Pump Bag for air mattresses? September 3, 2018
Re: UL cook kit "limits"? September 1, 2018
Re: Tent Packing: Stuff, Roll, Or Fold? August 31, 2018
Re: UL cook kit "limits"? August 31, 2018
Re: lubicating waterproof zippers August 25, 2018
Re: Blisters August 25, 2018
Re: Cairn isn't pronounced Karen! August 23, 2018
Re: Is this the future of backpacking? August 19, 2018
Re: Is returning a greeting, on the trail, too much to ask? August 18, 2018
Re: Weeks worth of food in a Bear Vault 500...how??!! August 17, 2018
Re: Protecting yourself on the trail. August 17, 2018
Re: bivi bag or tent for a long trip August 3, 2018
Re: Zippered pouch for hip belt August 3, 2018
Re: Tent Packing: Stuff, Roll, Or Fold? July 31, 2018
Re: What is the best way to keep Bear's and rodents from your Tent and Backpack/Panniers? July 20, 2018
Re: milibank bag or badanna July 6, 2018
Re: Leaving going light. June 14, 2018
Re: Leaving going light. June 12, 2018
Re: Wrench-ware June 10, 2018
Re: Laundry etiquette June 6, 2018
Re: Tick Illness Hitting Close To Home June 4, 2018
Re: Hydration Bladders vs Water Bottles June 3, 2018
Re: Meet Patman: Lover of Mountains and Trip Reporter Extraordinaire May 23, 2018
Re: First time overnight backpacking help May 23, 2018
Re: Bought a new summer tent, need summer sleeping bag May 21, 2018
Re: Bought a new summer tent, need summer sleeping bag May 19, 2018
Re: water filtration in NC - worry about virus? May 18, 2018
Re: water filtration in NC - worry about virus? May 17, 2018
Re: water filtration in NC - worry about virus? May 17, 2018
Re: backpacks - what to look for? (does brand matter) May 16, 2018
Re: newbie looking for sleeping bag advice May 8, 2018
Re: FS: Mountain Hardwear gift card - $331 value April 11, 2018
Re: FS: Mountain Hardwear gift card - $331 value April 9, 2018
FS: Mountain Hardwear gift card - $331 value April 6, 2018
Re: Congratulations, Top Reviewers of 2017 April 4, 2018
Re: Outdoor clothing terminology. April 4, 2018
Re: Congratulations, Top Reviewers of 2017 March 22, 2018
Re: North Georgia AT March 21, 2018
Re: North Georgia AT March 20, 2018
Re: how to clean titanium on trail/not burn food March 19, 2018
Re: North Georgia AT March 18, 2018
Re: Survive the scenario March 18, 2018
Re: Geezerhood and backpacking March 3, 2018
Re: Numbered lakes... February 28, 2018
Re: Fontus air to water bottle February 25, 2018
Re: Folding vs rolled camp pads February 22, 2018
Re: MYOG February 21, 2018
Re: Help choosing between two tents February 18, 2018
Re: Sea to Summit sleeping pad February 13, 2018
Re: How many people in the US go trekking/hiking? February 2, 2018
Re: Ice traction for kids February 1, 2018
Re: Sleeping Bag January 29, 2018
Re: How many people in the US go trekking/hiking? January 23, 2018
Re: Freeze Dryer... Talk Me Off the Ledge! January 17, 2018
Re: Thoughts about cold weather January 10, 2018
Re: Thoughts about cold weather January 8, 2018
Re: Trailspace at Point Reyes January 6, 2018
Re: Backpacking Trip 5-7 Days January 6, 2018
Re: Backpacking Trip 5-7 Days January 4, 2018
Re: Backpacking Trip 5-7 Days January 3, 2018
Re: Thoughts about cold weather January 3, 2018
Re: Weapons December 20, 2017
Re: What are your quick go-to recipes for Breakfast and/or Dinner? December 20, 2017
Re: Weapons December 20, 2017
Re: "National Parks don't need your Misty Eyed Reverence" December 20, 2017
Re: Has anyone used Outdoor Herbivore for food supply December 19, 2017
Re: Congratulations, Robert, our Therm-a-Rest Contest Winner December 18, 2017
Re: Trusty Charge December 16, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 15, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 15, 2017
Re: MYOG December 13, 2017
Re: Let's get high... December 12, 2017
Re: What's your preferred way to camp? December 11, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 10, 2017
Re: Bathing etiquette December 9, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 9, 2017
Re: Shout out to TS members for excellent advice! December 8, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 7, 2017
Re: Wow! FREE STUFF!!! December 4, 2017
Re: Getting Started - A Dumb Question December 4, 2017
Re: specialized crosstrail bike Jammed December 3, 2017
Re: Getting Started - A Dumb Question December 3, 2017
Wow! FREE STUFF!!! November 30, 2017
Re: Best kind of shoes for running on rough terrain November 23, 2017
Re: ANY "COOL" WINTER TRIPS PLANNED? November 21, 2017
Re: Hiking speed for a beginner November 16, 2017
Re: "This topic is closed and is not accepting new replies" WHAT?? November 15, 2017
Re: Hiking speed for a beginner November 15, 2017
Re: So which is the better option? Top of the line or general run of the mill November 9, 2017
Re: So which is the better option? Top of the line or general run of the mill November 8, 2017
Re: So which is the better option? Top of the line or general run of the mill November 7, 2017
Re: Simple, cheap weatherproof camera case October 30, 2017
Re: wood burning backpacking stove October 19, 2017
Re: Putting together a first aid kit October 18, 2017
Re: Putting together a first aid kit October 17, 2017
Re: Iceland: August 2017 October 13, 2017
Re: My ongoing travels this fall. October 6, 2017
Re: Drying Out a Platypus Bottle (or other) October 5, 2017
Re: Trekking Poles: Do you really need them? October 4, 2017
Re: Trekking Poles: Do you really need them? October 3, 2017
Re: Drying Out a Platypus Bottle (or other) October 2, 2017
Re: Trekking Poles: Do you really need them? September 28, 2017
Re: Trekking poles: Do you really need them? September 21, 2017
Re: Showing Off Yosemite to the kids September 14, 2017
Re: Fire Bans & Canister Stoves September 5, 2017
Re: THE CROTCH POT September 3, 2017
Re: Packaging for Dehydrated Meals August 31, 2017
Re: Trekking/Hiking Poles August 23, 2017
Re: Trekking/Hiking Poles August 20, 2017
Re: how is a backpack supposed to fit over the shoulder? August 18, 2017
Re: Durango CO to Hope AR on my bicycle August 7, 2017
Re: Bear spray vs Pepper spray August 7, 2017
Re: Opinion on pack fit Gossamer Gear Silverback August 5, 2017
Re: Inflating new Thermarest Neo Air August 5, 2017
Re: Inflating new Thermarest Neo Air July 28, 2017
Re: Stanislaus NF July 27, 2017
Re: Best Trekking Gears July 25, 2017
Re: The woes of tarp ownership July 24, 2017
Re: Stanislaus NF July 23, 2017
Re: The woes of tarp ownership July 23, 2017
Re: 1 Set of Gear for All Weather July 23, 2017
Re: Stanislaus NF July 23, 2017
Stanislaus NF July 21, 2017
Re: Learned Something New about Hearing Aids and Altitude July 21, 2017
Re: Pillows July 21, 2017
Re: Finally - A Fixed Blade I'll Take Backpacking July 7, 2017
Re: How Important is quality clothing? July 7, 2017
Re: Pocket for tent June 30, 2017
Re: Freeze dried food cooking June 25, 2017
Re: Freeze dried food cooking June 24, 2017
Re: Tents and other gear are evolving! June 21, 2017
Re: Finally - A Fixed Blade I'll Take Backpacking June 21, 2017
Re: Help on Affordable Gear for Getting Started June 14, 2017
Re: "Lazy. And Damn Good Looking"—Meet Andy, Backpacker, Geographer, Reviewer of the Month June 9, 2017
Re: Meet Yuval: Long Distance Wanderer, Agronomist, Reviewer of the Month June 9, 2017
Re: Starting out and question on Eye Glasses May 31, 2017
Re: Quilt advice May 24, 2017
Re: Quilt advice May 15, 2017
Re: Bear spray vs Pepper spray May 14, 2017
Re: Bear spray vs Pepper spray May 13, 2017
Re: First time EVER camping/backpacking May 9, 2017
Re: I've decided to build a travel towel April 22, 2017
Re: E Reader for long trips April 22, 2017
Re: Bear spray vs Pepper spray April 14, 2017
Re: Meet Kelly: Mountain Biker, Backcountry Skier, Reviewer of the Month, and "Trailspace Junkie for Life" April 13, 2017
Re: Life expectancy of cuben fiber tarp? April 7, 2017
Re: For Free April 4, 2017
Re: Meet Joel: Backpacker, Researcher, Reviewer of the Month March 31, 2017
Re: Congratulations, Top Gear Reviewers of 2016 March 30, 2017
Re: What do think of Lightheart Solo tent? March 26, 2017
Re: What do think of Lightheart Solo tent? March 23, 2017
Re: What do think of Lightheart Solo tent? March 22, 2017
Re: cars March 20, 2017
Re: Buying ultralight tent March 1, 2017
Re: Buying ultralight tent February 28, 2017
Re: thoughts on a new backpack February 27, 2017
Re: Sleeping pads January 19, 2017
Re: Beginner Looking For Gear January 16, 2017
Re: You know its cold when... January 16, 2017
Re: Dry Camps January 15, 2017
Re: The Case for Killing the Campfire December 23, 2016
Re: The Case for Killing the Campfire December 23, 2016
Re: Reflective Mylar December 6, 2016
Re: Reflective Mylar December 4, 2016
Re: Reflective Mylar December 4, 2016
Re: DIY Mattress Pad ?? November 30, 2016
Re: DIY Mattress Pad ?? November 27, 2016
Re: DIY Mattress Pad ?? November 25, 2016
Re: Inflatable Lounger November 18, 2016
Re: Inflatable Lounger November 14, 2016
Re: Costco Down Quilts November 3, 2016
Re: Tips for inclement weather? September 26, 2016
Re: Washing down sleeping bag when hiking September 18, 2016
Re: Elevation preparation August 26, 2016
Re: U V pen for Sterilizing water August 21, 2016
Re: How many have trowels or what do you use to dig a cathole? August 6, 2016
Re: Yosemite Campfire regulations July 19, 2016
Re: When lacking experience or familiarity should you carry more or less? July 19, 2016
Re: sleeping bag July 12, 2016
Re: This really stinks... July 3, 2016
Re: Electronics: power bank or extra batteries? June 23, 2016
Re: Battery Pack Use June 9, 2016
Re: 9 hours hiking backpack size? June 6, 2016
Re: Calories per day or Food Weight per day? June 5, 2016
Re: Moleskin May 25, 2016
Re: Moleskin May 24, 2016
Re: Where can I purchase a all in one bundle May 22, 2016
Re: Keeping Time May 19, 2016
Re: How many have trowels or what do you use to dig a cathole? May 18, 2016
Re: How many have trowels or what do you use to dig a cathole? May 15, 2016
Re: Rating or over rating. April 29, 2016
Re: Trekking Poles April 13, 2016
Re: bear canister April 10, 2016
Re: bear canister April 10, 2016
Re: bear canister April 3, 2016
Re: Feeling trapped by the trail? April 1, 2016
Re: Meet Nick, Hiker of Crete and Reviewer of the Month March 24, 2016
Re: Osprey Volt 75 March 24, 2016
Re: Meet Nick, Hiker of Crete and Reviewer of the Month March 23, 2016
Re: Just another hurray!!! for the AA mag-lite March 22, 2016
Re: Quilts What Am I missing ,,,, March 18, 2016
Re: down fill power in sleeping bags - worth the $$? March 16, 2016
Re: Beginner Camper/Hiker. March 9, 2016
Re: New to backpacking: need recommendations for gear! March 8, 2016
Re: bear canister March 6, 2016
Re: 127 Hours March 5, 2016
Re: bear canister March 5, 2016
Re: Another Down Jacket Question(s) February 29, 2016
Re: Trekking poles vs. hiking staff February 22, 2016
Re: Trekking poles vs. hiking staff February 21, 2016
Re: Hike pack help February 20, 2016
Re: Trekking poles vs. hiking staff February 20, 2016
Re: Laptop finger mouse pad repair? February 17, 2016
Re: Boot/shoe question February 16, 2016
Re: Water purification and 3 season tent recommendation February 11, 2016
Re: Road Music? February 10, 2016
Re: Body cleaning wipes January 16, 2016
Re: Personal Locator Beacons January 13, 2016
Re: Question About Water Purification January 12, 2016
Re: Best company for great gear January 9, 2016
Re: Buying New Equipment December 31, 2015
Re: Importance of backpack's size December 19, 2015
Re: Buying New Equipment December 18, 2015
Re: Dilemma: Buying Friends Gear December 9, 2015
Re: Dilemma: Buying Friends Gear December 8, 2015
Re: Squashapalooza December 6, 2015
Re: Trekking Poles December 2, 2015
Re: cheaper goose/duck down sleeping bags from china November 10, 2015
Re: Two Person Backpacking Tent November 4, 2015
Re: REI is getting my money this Christmas! October 29, 2015
Re: FS: 20F down bag, alcohol cook kit, eVent compression sack, girls' socks October 28, 2015
Re: FS: 20F down bag, alcohol cook kit, eVent compression sack, girls' socks October 27, 2015
Re: Kinetic Mobile Phone Charger – University Design Student Project October 26, 2015
Re: Need help for backpack fitting October 25, 2015
Re: Road ID bracelet......your opinions? October 25, 2015
FS: old Panasonic Lumix still takes great pics, $50 w/lots of extras October 25, 2015
FS: 20F down bag, alcohol cook kit, eVent compression sack, girls' socks October 25, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag October 24, 2015
Re: Daypack Question October 15, 2015
Re: Need help for backpack fitting October 15, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag October 13, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag October 11, 2015
Re: ARE THE OUNCE AND GRAM COUNTERS MAKING A MISTAKE? September 26, 2015
Re: Costco find: $20 down UL "quilt" September 26, 2015
Re: ARE THE OUNCE AND GRAM COUNTERS MAKING A MISTAKE? September 26, 2015
Re: ARE THE OUNCE AND GRAM COUNTERS MAKING A MISTAKE? September 25, 2015
Re: We were quoted... September 23, 2015
Re: ARE THE OUNCE AND GRAM COUNTERS MAKING A MISTAKE? September 23, 2015
Re: Pretty cool! September 23, 2015
Costco find: $20 down UL "quilt" September 23, 2015
Re: New Everest Movie September 19, 2015
Re: A rant about Bras. September 13, 2015
Re: How many packs do you have and use? September 7, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag August 29, 2015
Re: Paddles, Pups, Peaks: Meet Reviewer of the Month Sheila August 26, 2015
Re: Trying to add Fourth season to backpacking August 26, 2015
Re: Sawyer squeeze filter and other manufactures water bladder August 20, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag August 14, 2015
Re: Sleeping Bag August 14, 2015
Re: Double Wall 2 person tent August 4, 2015
Re: Emergency Beacon? July 21, 2015
Re: Favorite Backcountry Food Hacks July 19, 2015
Re: FBC Cooks: Experience with newer version of Glad FBs? July 18, 2015
Re: To compress or decompress, that is the question... July 6, 2015
Re: How many of you use bear vaults/cans? July 2, 2015
Re: How many of you use bear vaults/cans? July 1, 2015
Re: Tent Footprint June 29, 2015
Re: camping trowels June 29, 2015
Re: Double vs Single Wall tent June 27, 2015
Re: Sleeping pad advice June 9, 2015
Re: Bear canisters/vaults June 8, 2015
Re: Sleeping pad advice June 7, 2015
Re: Benefits of trekking poles? June 6, 2015
Re: Sleeping pad advice June 6, 2015
Re: Bear canisters/vaults June 6, 2015
Re: Bear canisters/vaults June 3, 2015
Re: Good hiking/camping near major US airports? May 30, 2015
Re: Good hiking/camping near major US airports? May 29, 2015
Re: Benefits of trekking poles? May 26, 2015
Re: Tent help please. May 24, 2015
Re: Down Bag Storage May 19, 2015
Re: Removal of tree pitch and forest debris from boots May 18, 2015
Re: It's Go Time! Meet Cliff Jumping, Hiking, Foraging Jesse May 13, 2015
Re: Washing a TNF down jacket? May 8, 2015
Re: Garcia Bear container Vs Bearvault Vs Ursack Now since the all pass requirements whats the deal on 2 of the three? May 8, 2015
Re: Canopy net... April 22, 2015
Re: 2-3 lb pack for AT / ultra light April 22, 2015
Re: advice on solar charged power bank April 16, 2015
Re: Has anyone drank the 5 hr energy little beverage ? April 16, 2015
Re: Good rope/Tarp to use for a ridgeline shelter? April 7, 2015
Re: ARE THE OUNCE AND GRAM COUNTERS MAKING A MISTAKE? April 1, 2015
Re: Pictures of tents in the backcountry March 18, 2015
Re: Backpacking quilts March 18, 2015
Re: Meet JR: UL Backpacker and Reviewer of the Month March 12, 2015
Re: Meet Kali: Backpacker, Teacher, Reviewer of the Month March 11, 2015
Re: Freeze-dried meal add-ins/mix-ins? October 20, 2013
Re: Sawyer Squeeze Filter or Katadyn Hiker Pro? October 19, 2013
Re: Prescription Glasses wearers, what do you do? October 19, 2013
Re: Share Your Tips & Tricks!!! March 28, 2013