HOW I DO A 3 DAY BACKPACK & Links to all the Best Gear & Supplements

 WARM UP WITH A 3 DAY BACKPACK IN ALPINE COUNTRY Introduction:  For a photo essay on my (so far) 58 year evolutionary history with backpacking in the High Country, from a beginning using equipment that saw action in World War II against the Japanese, down to pretty good lightweight equipment used in 2009, go to …

The book: HIGH UINTA MOUNTAINS – SAVED LIVES!– Full info to get book — Link for FREE booklet–83 YEAR EVOLUTION OF THE BOOK; plus PART 1 CHECKERED AUTOBIOGRAPHY; ORIGINAL WEBSITE; Links to 2020 HIGH UINTA NEWSLETTERS — Report on PREMIER OF “HIGHLINE TRAIL” movie — Soon my “GUIDE FOR DOING ENJOYABLY & SAFELY THE HIGHLINE TRAIL.”

PURCHASING THE DIGITAL BOOK: We recommend using PAY PAL ************************************* THE 2019 HIKING/BACKPACKING SEASON WAS AMAZING & A BLESSING ACHIEVING THE GOAL OF “NO DEATHS IN THE UINTAS.“ I HAVE GRATEFULLY LEARNED THAT WHAT MY BOOK PROMOTES SAVED AT LEAST 4 LIVES WE KNOW ABOUT. LET’S DO IT AGAIN IN 2020! You can get the digital …

Feature length movie: “HIGHLINE FILM” — A FREE BOOKLET: “The 83 Year History of the Evolution of the High Uintas Book — INFORMATION to get DIGITAL BOOK, PRINTED BOOK, THUMB DRIVE with BOOK, EVOLUTION OF THE BOOK & PART 1 of AUTOBIOGRAPHY — HIGH UINTAS NEWSLETTER #28

In January the WORLD PREMIER of the feature length movie HIGHLINE will be shown in Utah. Friday Jan. 24th in Vernal, Utah – Saturday Jan, 25th in Salt Lake City Click for the FACEBOOK PAGE: For schedule of showings & information go to: https://highlinefilm.com/ ****************************************** FREE 28 page BOOKLET Click on the following link to …

BOOK — IN ADDITION TO DIGITAL VERSION, NOW AVAILABLE PRINTED WITH SPIRAL OR LIBRARY FRIENDLY BINDING – CALENDAR OF EVENTS – 1st: Sept. 24 at REI in SANDY Store — ZIONS BANK’S – “SPEAKING ON BUSINESS” on Friday, September 27th

If you are interested in the digital BOOK for $19.95 click on the above link in the MENU, or this one PURCHASE BOOK If your interest is having a PRINTED COPY OF THE BOOK, $140 for spiral binding–seen below, $150 for regular binding–library friendly seen above–both prices include sales tax, and UPS shipping, email me at: [email protected]

“ARE YOU ALIVE?” — the “ACID TEST” — KSL OUTDOORS podcast — SAVING LIVES….1st MINE!

“ARE YOU ALIVE? I was actually in the front seat of my car with the seat inclined and resting after my “ACID TEST BACKPACK” and was very tired–looking like you see me below. An armed  FOREST SERVICE law enforcement officer had stopped near Bald Mountain Pass in the Uintas, as apparently I looked pretty bad, and he …

NEW: 8/9-12 BACKPACK TO NATURALIST BASIN See details below– A GREAT LETTER FROM A HIGH UINTA FRIEND –Previous=AN EXPERIMENTAL BACKPACK TO UNCOVER MY VULNERABILITIES & ACHIEVING THE GOAL OF ZERO DEATHS IN THE UINTAS,

ANOTHER EXPERIMENTAL BACKPACK TO HOPEFULLY OVERCOME VULNERABILITIES to THE NATURALIST BASIN—seen below. Will be from August 9 to 12th leaving from the Highline Trailhead. For details see in the book, pages 163, 164 & 167. Click on the following SPOT to go to Spot Website and see where I am every day. I’ll do the …

1st BACKPACK to SCOUT-LOFTY LAKES LOOP – EXPLORING THE HIGH UINTAS–FULL SPEED AHEAD–enjoy the INCREDIBLE VISIONS OF NATURE–SAFELY! “The BOOK” will SAVE LIVES–MAYBE YOUR LIFE or THAT OF A LOVED ONE! — Thumb Drives available. — Links to recent YouTube videos — Caution on Spring Canyon “jeep trails!”

THE SCOUT-LOFTY-KAMAS LAKES LOOP from the Pass Lake Trailhead will be done as an experiment to see how I adjust to high altitude and see if my back pains will permit me to continue backpacking or not, I have been given a shot in my spine, but which hasn’t taken effect yer, but I hope …

BACKPACKING FINALLY! ENJOY IT SAFELY — GET THE BOOK NOW AT $19.95, still a steal with 1,600 color photographs and 120 maps–106 of them topographical to guide you to all the lakes of the Uintas. The other 14 maps will guide you on the 856 mile AUTO LOOP TOUR, or portions of it.

IMPORTANT NOTE TO BUY BOOK: I suggest you choose PayPal as it is the fastest. You don’t have to have a PayPal acct. just click on it, then click on “Create an Account,” and you will be given options for the Credit or Debit card of your choice.. THUMB DRIVES WITH THE BOOK — available for …

CHECKING THE REASONABLE CAPABILITY OF AN OLD GUY IN HIS 83rd YEAR

I’ve been known to be stubborn……. and admit being OLD & HALF WORN OUT…… BUT INSIST I’M NOT STUPID–with the half of me that still works pretty good capable of more than you could imagine! But being in my 83rd year,  and the 16th  of my HIGH UINTAS WILDERNESS PROJECT, is reason to be cautious….but it got …