Reviewer of the Month: October 2016

5,441 reviewer rep
599 forum posts
joined Apr 1, 2014

Full Name: private
Email: private

Affiliations: I have no professional, nor personal relationships with any outdoor industries, manufacturers or brands.

Gear Reviews (81)

user rating: 3.5 of 5 Outdoor Research Men's Alpine Onset Bottoms 6/22/2019
user rating: 4 of 5 Outdoor Research Alpine Onset Crew 6/22/2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Black Rock Gear The Original 4/27/2019
user rating: 3.5 of 5 Hydro Flask 40 oz Wide Mouth 4/25/2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Danner Men's Raptor 650 3/27/2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Arc'teryx Rho LTW Neck Gaiter 2/11/2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Purple Lizard Maps Bald Eagle State Forest Map 2/04/2019
user rating: 4 of 5 Good To-Go New England Corn Chowder 1/28/2019
user rating: 3.5 of 5 Black Diamond Men's StormLine Stretch Rain Pant 1/15/2019
user rating: 4 of 5 Black Diamond Men's StormLine Stretch Rain Shell 1/15/2019

Forum Posts (599)

Re: getting lost in the woods July 17, 2019
Re: Congratulations, Kevin David, $700 Leatherman Winner July 6, 2019
Re: Congratulations, Tyler our Sierra Designs Gear Winner May 4, 2019
Re: Balaclava help March 10, 2019
Re: "I just like to be outside"—Jim, Reviewer of the Month February 12, 2019

Trip Reports (5)

Mid State Trail instead of kayaking July 23, 2015
Saugatuck Dunes October 28, 2014
Oregon Coast Day-Hikes September 4, 2014
Trough Creek S.P. w/ Momma Black Bear and Cub July 1, 2014
Overseas Outdoor Adventure April 5, 2014


I joined the Trailspace community primarily to learn from and be inspired by the experiences of other community members. 

Favorite places I've experienced:

Day Hiking: Mt. Colden, Adirondaks, NY

Multi-Day Hiking: Kaikoura Seaward Range, Kaikoura, New Zealand

Car Camping: Eglinton Valley, Fiordland NP, New Zealand

Camping: Mt. St. Helens, Gifford Pinchot NF, WA

Mountain Biking: Allegrippis Trails, Raystown Lake, PA

Fishing: Steelhead, the tributaries of Lake Erie, Erie, PA

Paddling: Rowing the Southern Gulf Islands, Galiano Island, BC, Canada


Mountain biking


Height6'2" (1.88m)
Weight200 lbs. (90.7kg)
Boot/Shoe Size13 US