Sean Van Cleve

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Reviewer of the Month: December 2014 , November 2016

10,094 reviewer rep
443 forum posts
joined Jan 28, 2013

Full Name: private
male backpacker
Baltimore, MD
Email: private

Affiliations: Wilderness Medicine Institute WFR; Leave No Trace Trainer. I have a sponsorship with Baffin, and have been working with Julbo and Hennessy Hammocks.

Re: Baxter State Park, ME October 17, 2018
Baxter State Park, ME October 16, 2018
Trailspace In Baxter SP, Maine October 16, 2018
Re: Last 10 trips, weekends of fun August 16, 2018
Re: Wind River High Route- Skurka Version July 14, 2018
Re: What is the best way to keep Bear's and rodents from your Tent and Backpack/Panniers? July 14, 2018
Re: 7 Day Baxter Solo June 23, 2018
Tick Illness Hitting Close To Home June 2, 2018
Re: Meet Patman: Lover of Mountains and Trip Reporter Extraordinaire May 23, 2018
Re: Congratulations, Top Reviewers of 2017 April 10, 2018
Re: Survive the scenario March 20, 2018
Hand Aches & Pains? February 22, 2018
Re: MYOG February 21, 2018
Re: MYOG February 20, 2018
Re: "Commit to Big Adventure," says Leah, Reviewer of the Month November 15, 2017
Re: Meet Vince: Climber, Backpacker, Ranger, Seeker of "Awe and Wonder" November 15, 2017
Re: Airplane Advice November 11, 2017
Re: Meet Vince: Climber, Backpacker, Ranger, Seeker of "Awe and Wonder" November 5, 2017
Re: Putting together a first aid kit October 25, 2017
Re: Drying Out a Platypus Bottle (or other) September 30, 2017
Re: "Make the time to get out" says Andrew, Reviewer of the Month September 13, 2017
Re: Would like to hike, concerned about pain. Any advice? August 22, 2017
Re: Eastern Sierra 7/2017 August 12, 2017
Re: Plein Air In The Enchantments August 12, 2017
Re: Plein Air In The Enchantments August 3, 2017
Re: Plein Air In The Enchantments August 3, 2017
Plein Air In The Enchantments August 2, 2017
Highline Trail, Glacier NP July 14, 2017
Re: "When in Doubt Go" Says Reviewer of the Month Ashleigh July 8, 2017
Re: Colchuck Lake day hike July 7, 2017
Re: Baxter Family Opener + Bonus Hike June 26, 2017
Re: Baxter Family Opener + Bonus Hike June 26, 2017
Re: Suggestions for Virginia Hiking Trip? (NVA) May 24, 2017
Re: Best Hike in BC May 21, 2017
Re: Summer Trip Planning? May 7, 2017
Re: Leavenworth Rockfest May 5, 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: Congratulations, Top Gear Reviewers of 2016 April 2, 2017
Re: Congratulations, Top Gear Reviewers of 2016 March 29, 2017
Re: New Coffee Thread February 23, 2017
New Coffee Thread February 22, 2017
Re: Mystery ranch vs. Gregory pack ?? February 14, 2017
Re: Mystery ranch vs. Gregory pack ?? February 14, 2017
Re: Rainy weekend in the Uwharrie Mountains February 3, 2017
Re: Favorite Breakfast Recipe? February 3, 2017
Re: Cranberry Wilderness WV January 18, 2017
Re: Medication January 12, 2017
Re: Medication January 11, 2017
Re: Whats the learning curve to the (Msr) Wisperlite backpacking stove? January 10, 2017
Re: "Don't put things off" says Mike, Reviewer of the Month December 27, 2016
Re: Your favorite insoles? December 27, 2016
Re: Meet Sean: LNT Trainer, Hiker, Bartender, our Reviewer of the Month December 2, 2016
Re: Foot Pain help November 30, 2016
Re: Retire - RV - Hiking - what dog? November 30, 2016
Re: Meet Sean: LNT Trainer, Hiker, Bartender, our Reviewer of the Month November 29, 2016
Re: Trailspace in Monongahela NF November 17, 2016
Trailspace in Monongahela NF November 10, 2016
Re: Sleeping pads November 2, 2016
Re: Ankle Support, No Waterproof Membrane! October 28, 2016
Re: Three Short Grafton Notch Outings October 28, 2016
Re: Ankle Support, No Waterproof Membrane! October 27, 2016
Re: Ankle Support, No Waterproof Membrane! October 24, 2016
Re: Ankle Support, No Waterproof Membrane! October 24, 2016
Ankle Support, No Waterproof Membrane! October 24, 2016
Re: Trailspace in Glacier National Park October 20, 2016
Re: Hangover with no headache October 17, 2016
Re: TS on Lafayette October 17, 2016
AT on Black Rock, MD October 11, 2016
Re: 7 days in Glacier NP subtitle: "35 degrees and rainy" October 6, 2016
Re: Tips for inclement weather? September 27, 2016
Re: Trailspace on the can... September 26, 2016
Re: Shining Rock & Middle Prong Wilderness NC September 15, 2016
Re: Roan Mountain TN September 15, 2016
Re: Number of pairs of socks to take September 13, 2016
Re: 16 Days Solo in Glacier National Park September 12, 2016
Re: OR Croc Gaiters September 8, 2016
Re: Dogs on Leash? September 6, 2016
Re: 100 Years Old! August 29, 2016
100 Years Old! August 28, 2016
Re: Wind Rivers (fun in the face of adversity) August 24, 2016
Re: Grinding coffee beans the old way... August 18, 2016
Quote Contest: Winner Gets Everlasting Happiness! August 18, 2016
Re: Visiting Sarah's Lake, Nine days in SEKI August 16, 2016
Interesting Read About Lyme Disease July 14, 2016
Re: First Solo Trip, forgetting anything? July 11, 2016
Re: Last Two Spring Trips July 8, 2016
Re: Is my tent a goner? June 28, 2016
Re: "Walking to the Empty Places": Meet Reviewer of the Month John June 27, 2016
Re: Electronics: power bank or extra batteries? June 24, 2016
Re: WTB: Day pack June 22, 2016
Re: Moleskin June 19, 2016
Re: Coastal Mainah, Avid Backpacker, Aspiring Blogger: Meet Uriah, Reviewer of the Month April 17, 2016
Shenandoah National Park April 4-9 April 12, 2016
Re: Alaska Yukon Trip March 16, 2016
Re: Dog packs advice March 2, 2016
Re: Toe socks March 2, 2016
Q About Banff & Jasper March 1, 2016
Re: Backpacking temples February 28, 2016
Re: Trailspace on a family test session February 19, 2016
Re: A good example of the "SAR must rescue me" syndrome January 28, 2016
Re: Titanium Cookpots to Cast Iron Skillets: Meet Randy, Reviewer of the Month January 28, 2016
Re: Wilderness First Aid Quiz January 14, 2016
Re: Camino de Santiago December 28, 2015
Re: Boot Repair Help December 28, 2015
Has Anyone Tried These Insoles? December 28, 2015
Re: Field Candy? December 17, 2015
Re: Squashapalooza December 5, 2015
Re: midlife crisis !!?? December 5, 2015
Re: Solstice in the snow? November 30, 2015
Re: Just Grateful November 23, 2015
Wilderness First Aid Quiz November 21, 2015
Re: Two Fall NH Trips November 19, 2015
Re: Southeast Trailspace Camp? November 11, 2015
Re: Winter is Coming November 5, 2015
Re: Southeast Trailspace Camp? November 2, 2015
Re: Lone Stranger & A Visitor October 19, 2015
Re: Lone Stranger & A Visitor October 19, 2015
Lone Stranger & A Visitor October 18, 2015
Re: Has Anybody Dehydrated This? (Other Breakfast Ideas Too) October 7, 2015
Re: Has Anybody Dehydrated This? (Other Breakfast Ideas Too) October 7, 2015
Re: Southeast Trailspace Camp? October 2, 2015
Re: Meal Planning: How Do You Do? September 29, 2015
Meal Planning: How Do You Do? September 24, 2015
Re: Camp Coffee - How Do You Brew? September 24, 2015
Re: Meet Tam of the Rockies: Our Reviewer of the Month September 21, 2015
Re: Knife sharpening service.... September 16, 2015
WARNING!!! Razor Booby Traps Found On Trails... September 10, 2015
Re: Has Anybody Dehydrated This? (Other Breakfast Ideas Too) September 3, 2015
Has Anybody Dehydrated This? (Other Breakfast Ideas Too) September 1, 2015
Re: Paddles, Pups, Peaks: Meet Reviewer of the Month Sheila August 26, 2015
Re: Patman's blog- recent summer weekends August 12, 2015
Re: Rain Gaiters July 26, 2015
Re: Looking To Buy: Small-Medium Dog Harness And/Or Pack July 25, 2015
Re: article on Tipi Walter in the Chattanooga news paper.. July 23, 2015
Looking To Buy: Small-Medium Dog Harness And/Or Pack July 22, 2015
Re: WTF is up with the new Sierra Designs tents?! July 18, 2015
Pardon The Fatigue July 18, 2015
Re: TS on Pogy Pond July 1, 2015
Re: How many of you use bear vaults/cans? July 1, 2015
Re: Erich June 29, 2015
Re: Chance to take Master LNT Class next year.. June 29, 2015
Re: Can someone positively identify these tree's June 24, 2015
Re: Can someone positively identify these tree's June 24, 2015
Pretty Cool Techno-Gadget 'Thingy' April 23, 2015
Re: My winter trips '15 Southern Apps Backpacking April 7, 2015
Heads Up, Stay Humble March 26, 2015
Re: Does anyone know this brand Logo? March 4, 2015
Re: Island Camping in the Coastal Plain. A nature study. February 26, 2015
Re: NPS concessionaire restaurants February 21, 2015
Re: SIDE POCKETS ON A PACK OR NOT? February 13, 2015
Re: Meet Kali: Backpacker, Teacher, Reviewer of the Month February 12, 2015
Re: Back under Pack! February 11, 2015
Re: Mountain lions January 31, 2015
Re: Trailspace in the Winter Sun January 26, 2015
Re: Tarp or Tyvek? January 22, 2015
Re: Good material for water pre-filter January 21, 2015
Re: Trail Maps and Books January 15, 2015
Re: Meet Brian: Colorado Backpacker, Teacher, Gear Reviewer January 14, 2015
Re: Backpacking with my dog 7 days January 12, 2015
Re: What pack to get after using a Dana for so long? January 5, 2015
Re: Tent Christmas December 25, 2014
Re: Packs December 23, 2014
Re: finding and fitting arc'teryx shells December 19, 2014
Re: Who's been naughty? December 17, 2014
Re: Meet Sean: Backpacker, Bartender, Reviewer of the Month December 11, 2014
Re: Almost 29,300 Reviews! December 11, 2014
Re: Meet Sean: Backpacker, Bartender, Reviewer of the Month December 10, 2014
Re: New Sleeping Pad Options For Cold/Cool Weather November 22, 2014
Re: Almost 29,300 Reviews! November 20, 2014
Re: Central Wind River Range in September November 19, 2014
Re: Outdoor education in the public schools November 19, 2014
Re: Two National Monuments - Natural Bridges & Hovenweep November 18, 2014
Re: New Sleeping Pad Options For Cold/Cool Weather November 17, 2014
Re: New Sleeping Pad Options For Cold/Cool Weather November 17, 2014
New Sleeping Pad Options For Cold/Cool Weather November 17, 2014
Re: What do you think of my gear? November 14, 2014
Re: Indiana: Springs Valley 2014-1107-09 November 14, 2014
Re: 2 days, 2 nights on Cumberland Island National Seashore November 13, 2014
Re: Tennessee, North Carolina and Arizona November 13, 2014
Re: Paradise Park Backpack - Mt. Hood - With fall leaves! November 5, 2014
Re: Norwegian wool sweaters November 2, 2014
Re: Is a survival knife sufficient as defense against black bear? October 30, 2014
Re: Bear Bag October 30, 2014
Re: Make propane burner stove from a soda can October 30, 2014
Re: Hammock boat October 29, 2014
Re: DIABETES ON THE TRAIL October 27, 2014
Re: DIABETES ON THE TRAIL October 25, 2014
Re: Baxter State Park, ME October 24, 2014
DIABETES ON THE TRAIL October 24, 2014
Re: Baxter State Park, ME October 16, 2014
Baxter State Park, ME October 14, 2014
Re: Boundary Waters Wilderness Canoe Area Sept 6-13, 2014 September 20, 2014
Re: Teton Range - Backpacking Sept 2014 September 18, 2014
Re: Almost 29,300 Reviews! September 16, 2014
Re: External frame packs vs soft frame packs August 28, 2014
Re: Wales - Black Mountains overnighter August 28, 2014
Re: Two families on the John Muir Trail August 27, 2014
Re: Two families on the John Muir Trail August 25, 2014
Re: August in the Smokies- 3 weekends August 24, 2014
Re: Final moments of Peru Prep August 23, 2014
Re: Ankle Supports/Braces? August 22, 2014
Re: HighPointing Mt. Mansfield VT August 22, 2014
Re: Ankle Supports/Braces? August 22, 2014
Re: Big Red Wins $100 Backcountry Gift Card, Two to Go August 22, 2014
Re: Ankle Supports/Braces? August 22, 2014
Re: HighPointing Mt. Mansfield VT August 22, 2014
Ankle Supports/Braces? August 21, 2014
Re: BPA-Free Plastic Containers May Be Just as Hazardous August 19, 2014
HighPointing Mt. Mansfield VT August 18, 2014
Shawangunk Ice Caves, VerKeerderkill Falls NY August 13, 2014
Re: Is this a real phobia? August 13, 2014
Re: Our Great Northeastern Adventure: The White Mountains - Crawford Notch State Park and Franconia Notch State Park August 8, 2014
Almost 29,300 Reviews! August 8, 2014
Re: New Backpacker. Baltimore, MD area. August 6, 2014
Re: Standing on the Precipice August 6, 2014
Re: Seven Day Loop, Mineral King Sequoia NP August 5, 2014
Re: June 30-July 2: Summer Solo In The Sods August 4, 2014
June 30-July 2: Summer Solo In The Sods August 4, 2014
Re: 3 Days near Ebbet's Pass, CA August 4, 2014
Re: Recommend a pack cover August 4, 2014
Re: Kayak gets raised up by a whale on the Argentinian coast. August 3, 2014
Re: Baxter State Park - Annual 4 Night Loop August 1, 2014
Re: Baxter State Park - Annual 4 Night Loop July 31, 2014
Trail Magic? No, Trailspace MAGIC! June 13, 2014
Re: Meet Bentbrook, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month May 8, 2014
Re: Hiking With Arthritis May 5, 2014
Re: Boot pr0n... May 1, 2014
Re: Sharing Pack Loads April 11, 2014
Re: Water treatment...to purify or to filter? April 6, 2014
Re: Meet LoneStranger, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month April 4, 2014
Re: New Climber Q April 3, 2014
Re: 9 Years From Today April 3, 2014
Re: My First Aid Kit March 20, 2014
Re: Jackson Hole, Yellowstone National Park, and Grand Teton National Park March 18, 2014
Re: Puncture Proof? March 16, 2014
Re: Any Experience W/This Sleeping Bag? March 14, 2014
Any Experience W/This Sleeping Bag? March 14, 2014
Re: Good Read: Backpacking And Weight Loss March 11, 2014
Good Read: Backpacking And Weight Loss March 11, 2014
Re: My First Aid Kit March 8, 2014
Re: Favorite Wilderness? March 5, 2014
Re: 21 Days in the Snow March 3, 2014
Re: What is this glove feature for? February 18, 2014
Highline Trail, UT February 14, 2014
New Climber Q February 8, 2014
Re: day pack contents February 7, 2014
Re: Cranberry Wilderness Area, WV February 4, 2014
Re: Cranberry Wilderness Area, WV February 4, 2014
Re: Cranberry Wilderness Area, WV February 2, 2014
For Sale: Lowe Alpine TFX Tundra 65+15 January 30, 2014
Re: Anyone wearing Arc'teryx? January 25, 2014
Re: "Mature" family hike on the JMT January 25, 2014
Re: Soloing January 9, 2014
Re: New winter gloves,but still cold fingers,why? January 5, 2014
Re: Soloing January 5, 2014
Re: Food + Packing Out Waste In Bear Country December 28, 2013
Re: Store With Nice Inventory/East Coast USA December 28, 2013
Food + Packing Out Waste In Bear Country December 28, 2013
Store With Nice Inventory/East Coast USA December 26, 2013
Re: got balm? December 13, 2013
Re: A week in the Smokies; My Blog December 3, 2013
Re: 4 Ways to Give Great Gear November 27, 2013
Re: Green Tomatoes (Lots!) November 23, 2013
Green Tomatoes (Lots!) November 20, 2013
Re: Cold weather sleep headware November 14, 2013
Re: GPS, Phone, SPOT, or DeLorme? November 7, 2013
Re: GPS, Phone, SPOT, or DeLorme? November 5, 2013
Re: 18 Days with Friends November 4, 2013
Re: Best material for footprint... November 4, 2013
Rab: A Love Story October 31, 2013
Re: Omine Pilgrimage Route, Japan October 30, 2013
Re: Dazzling Time-Lapse Reveals America's Great Spaces October 30, 2013
Link To Killer Reviews? October 20, 2013
Re: Citronella: FRIEND OR FOE??? October 19, 2013
Citronella: FRIEND OR FOE??? October 18, 2013
Re: Wool Sweaters October 8, 2013
Checking Packs For Air Travel October 7, 2013
Re: Fashion over Function October 1, 2013
Re: WATER questions: hiking across England along Hadrian's Wall (East to West) September 25, 2013
Re: LOWA Boot Size September 24, 2013
LOWA Boot Size September 24, 2013
Re: Evolution of Equipment, Alberta 1800s September 18, 2013
Gear 'Initial Reports' September 18, 2013
Re: Down or synthetic. September 17, 2013
Re: Two 16 Day Trips September 12, 2013
Re: Zion views September 7, 2013
Re: 4 days in northern Yukon September 5, 2013
Re: Black Mountain Crest Trail In Winter August 30, 2013
Black Mountain Crest Trail In Winter August 29, 2013
Re: Butter/Milk Substitutes? August 23, 2013
First Aid Kit August 12, 2013
Re: Backpacking in Baby Steps August 9, 2013
Re: Cohutta Wilderness Georgia - Beech Bottom Trail - BEAR! August 8, 2013
Re: Hiker attacked by polar bear July 28, 2013
Re: what do you use for deer flies? July 18, 2013
Re: Adjusting torso on Lowe pack with APS3 system July 10, 2013
Re: Emerald Lake, Sequoia NP July 2, 2013
Re: stoves July 2, 2013
Otter Creek Wilderness, WV June 28, 2013
Re: the pros and cons of liner socks June 23, 2013
Re: Outdoor watches June 21, 2013
Re: Grassy Ridge with the Wife (My 41st Birthday Present) June 20, 2013
Re: Baxter State Park ME June Freezeout/Wadleigh attempt June 19, 2013
Re: Heel blisters... June 16, 2013
Re: Daniel Boone NF June 16, 2013
Careful Out There... June 14, 2013
Daniel Boone NF June 12, 2013
Re: McAfee Knob- Completed. June 3, 2013
Re: waterproof over trousers May 23, 2013
Re: Diving back in May 23, 2013
Re: A brief rant May 22, 2013
Re: 180 south May 20, 2013
Re: Rural Legends? May 12, 2013
Rural Legends? May 11, 2013
Re: How about a wine bar? April 30, 2013
Re: New Pack, Lower Back Injury April 30, 2013
Re: New Pack, Lower Back Injury April 29, 2013
Re: Ideas For Spending Your REI Dividend April 23, 2013
Re: New Pack, Lower Back Injury April 22, 2013
New Pack, Lower Back Injury April 22, 2013
Re: Monongahela NF April 22, 2013
Monongahela NF April 21, 2013
Re: Share Your Tips & Tricks!!! February 21, 2013
Share Your Tips & Tricks!!! February 21, 2013
Commissary Ridge->Deep Gap? February 13, 2013
Re: Munro Baggs Wins Head-to-Toe Terramar Layers February 11, 2013
Bcakpacking, or Camping??? February 10, 2013
Re: Trail Remedy!!! February 2, 2013
Re: Trail Remedy!!! February 1, 2013
Trail Remedy!!! January 31, 2013