ppine

73 reviewer rep
4,024 forum posts
joined Jul 19, 2012

I am a: 69-year-old
Location: Minden, NV
Occupation: retired env consultant

Activities

Hiking
Backpacking
Snowshoeing
Backcountry skiing
Canoeing
Fishing
Hunting
Shooting
Rafting
Botany
Birds
Wildlife
Photography

Vitals

Height6'2"
Weight215
Torso Length22
Boot/Shoe Size11
Jacket/Shirt Sizexlt
Pant Size38

Nature is my religion.  MS in Forestry.  The old ways are the best ways.

Gear Reviews (4)

user rating: 5 of 5 ULA Equipment Circuit 1/15/2019
user rating: 4.5 of 5 Helinox Chair One 1/15/2019
user rating: 5 of 5 Optimus Crux Lite 2/12/2018
user rating: 4 of 5 Bell Canoe Northwind 4/01/2013

Trip Reports

A Talk with Through HIker Roadkill February 18, 2019
Christmas Bird Count 2019 January 6, 2019
A NIght with My Dog November 20, 2018
Yosemite October 26, 2018
A Day with Birds September 23, 2018
Reflections on Old Fart Backpacking August 23, 2018
Walker Lake State Rec Area, NV March 30, 2018
Hiking Palm Canyon on the Chumauga Res March 8, 2018
Annual Father's Day Powwow June 18, 2017
Road trip to the Kern River Gorge March 21, 2017
3 Days near Ebbet's Pass, CA August 4, 2014
Just Met Two foraging PCT Thru Hikers August 23, 2013
Observations from Eastern Nevada September 30, 2012

Forum Posts

Tarp January 13, 2020
Taylor Pond/Catamount Mtn NY January 7, 2020
Getting a tent January 6, 2020
Tons of new snow above Tucson December 29, 2019
2019 Review December 31, 2019
Worst gear ever? December 31, 2019
Katana 500mm Folding Saw December 29, 2019
Winter sleeping bag recommendations December 30, 2019
Daypack for every activity? December 28, 2019
Is a canoe easy to flip over? December 29, 2019
Going back to a flashlight for some trips July 23, 2019
Extreme Cold Weather Gear - Part II December 25, 2019
Layering light down jacket and down vest December 21, 2019
Live bait while backpacking... December 17, 2019
Day hike looking for Saguaro Cactus December 18, 2019
Hiking in Hawaii December 17, 2019
Zion NP Nov 2019 December 16, 2019
non-gore tex waterproof/breathable solutions December 10, 2019
Down jacket selection December 6, 2019
my admission November 30, 2019