ppine

73 reviewer rep
4,069 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

What are your backcountry indulgences? March 26, 2020
Around the Mother Mountain March 23, 2020
Avalanche article March 24, 2020
Always Look Up March 24, 2020
Trailspace Social Distancing March 23, 2020
Outdoors in the Time of the Coronavirus March 20, 2020
Just had a few years taken off my life February 18, 2020
Dry Camps? March 15, 2020
Ready to Go March 15, 2020
Wood stoves and their pipes... March 12, 2020
Hiking remote paths of the Italian seacoast | Cinque Terre Day 2 - Framura, Bonassola and Levanto March 7, 2020
hiking in sub freezing temps and sweat March 2, 2020
Death Valley 2020 March 2, 2020
Down Under February 25, 2020
DIY: UL Hiking Staff February 13, 2020
The Nth Degree of SUL Gear - is it for you? July 26, 2019
Merrell boots: four hooks good, two hooks bad. June 2, 2019
How Do You Cope During Long Periods of No Hiking? February 11, 2020
Sierra Stories January 27, 2020
January Baldpate Adventure February 4, 2020