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by ConnieD
Mon May 25, 2015 9:28 am
Forum: Water-Hiking
Topic: Ancient Water Hiking
Replies: 14
Views: 8862

Re: Ancient Water Hiking

For a long "water-hike" the open canoe will transport more food and gear. If you use waterproof bags or barrels, well secured, or, lash down a water-tight cover, the canoe is superior in every way. My family had an Old Town Trapper wood and canvas canoe, in Michigan, I learned to paddle we...
by ConnieD
Mon May 25, 2015 9:09 am
Forum: Freezer Bag Cooking
Topic: Freezer bag omelets
Replies: 21
Views: 7388

Re: Freezer bag omelets

I think a poached egg that holds together has to be poached in water that is smoking hot, not boiling. I understand people like poached eggs because only the freshest egg will hold together: the poached egg is an indication the egg is a fresh egg. I asked this very question: why is that egg better? ...
by ConnieD
Fri May 15, 2015 9:06 pm
Forum: Stoves, Cooksets and All Things Cooking
Topic: Sea to Summit X-Pot
Replies: 4
Views: 3400

Re: Sea to Summit X-Pot

Okay, are we going to see it in your next video?

Let's see, optimum flame? Keep it all on the bottom surface.
by ConnieD
Tue May 12, 2015 2:44 pm
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: !
Replies: 7
Views: 3771

Re: Whatsit

How about hanging plants?

Maybe not.
by ConnieD
Tue May 12, 2015 2:37 pm
Forum: Stoves, Cooksets and All Things Cooking
Topic: Sea to Summit X-Pot
Replies: 4
Views: 3400

Sea to Summit X-Pot

This is an inquiry about the Sea To Summit X-Pot?

It is silicone. It collapses flat. The capacity: 2.8 liters.

It has a polycarbonate lid.

The bottom is aluminum: they say can boil water or cook.

Does anyone have experience with the Sea to Summit X-Pot?
by ConnieD
Thu Feb 26, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Ursak
Replies: 3
Views: 2968

Re: Ursak

Kodiak bears in Alaska have bigger teeth, stronger jaws, more strength and bigger sharp claws than any grizzley bear. Alaska brown bears are bigger than grizzley bears. If Alaska had grizzley bears, I suppose Google could answer. The bears Ursak was tested on the website video were grizzley bears in...
by ConnieD
Tue Feb 24, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Ursak
Replies: 3
Views: 2968

Ursak

There is a petition at change.org to have Ursak approved by Yosemite National Park. http://www.change.org/p/charles-cuvelier-chief-ranger-at-yosemite-np-and-administrators-of-sequoia-and-kings-canyon-np-approve-ursack-2014-s29-for-use-in-your-parks Historically, Yosemite National Park has led the wa...
by ConnieD
Sat Feb 21, 2015 9:00 pm
Forum: Just For The Fun Of It
Topic: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...
Replies: 79
Views: 10815

Re: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...

I'd like to know how you carry the bearcan in mesh on the outside of your backpack. Do you have a picture? I'd like to do that, like a big ShovIt pocket? I know those towns and roads, also all the way past the North Cascades. I also know from my property near Chief Mountain, MT start of the PNT Paci...
by ConnieD
Sat Feb 21, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Just For The Fun Of It
Topic: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...
Replies: 79
Views: 10815

Re: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...

"I've since modified my packs with the addition of a "mesh bearcan bag with tie-on straps" that straps into the helmet area of my packs on the outside,so I don't have to hand carry it." Do you have a photo of that arrangement? I have the PDF maps: my next question was how much ro...
by ConnieD
Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: Just For The Fun Of It
Topic: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...
Replies: 79
Views: 10815

Re: 35 miles of day hikes in Olympic National Park...

From the information you provided, realtyguy, I think the problem was there was or just had been a huge storm out in the ocean not reported in our weather report. How is anyone going to know that, unless the weather reports further out in the ocean. At home I look at the Pacific Ocean and, in partic...

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