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Re: Show your Can!

Postby austex » Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:58 pm

can is your bear canister...Not thy :moon:



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Re: Show your Can!

Postby AaronRDavis » Thu Feb 27, 2014 7:26 am

InsaneBoost wrote:I know this is going to expose how new I am to hiking, but what is a can exactly?


http://www.wild-ideas.net/what-is-a-bearikade/
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Re: Show your Can!

Postby InsaneBoost » Thu Feb 27, 2014 9:33 am

Thanks! Didn't realize they cost so much, at least that kind, but I guess for what it's made out of it's expected. I know the Carbon Fiber hoods on cars aren't cheap, but they definitely do the trick too.
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Re: Show your Can!

Postby iHartMK » Mon Apr 21, 2014 1:53 pm

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Re: Show your Can!

Postby iHartMK » Mon Apr 21, 2014 2:17 pm

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Re: Show your Can!

Postby Granite » Thu Apr 24, 2014 9:28 pm

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I usually hike with one or more of my sons (11, 13, and 15 years old), so we have two bear cans.
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Re: Show your Can!

Postby fishmonger » Fri Aug 01, 2014 5:56 am

fresh image, Senger Creek last month

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Re: Show your Can!

Postby oldhikerQ » Fri Aug 01, 2014 9:46 am

Nice cans. Two thumbs way up for the Recall Walker sticker!
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I — I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.
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Re: Show your Can!

Postby longri » Tue Sep 02, 2014 8:31 am

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Re: Show your Can!

Postby davidsheridan » Mon Sep 08, 2014 8:05 am

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From Recent Trip to Ansel Adams. Hopefully TR will follow soon
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Re: Show your Can!

Postby Herm » Wed Sep 10, 2014 7:22 am

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One view at camp near Duck and Pika Lakes.

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Another view, with Duck Lake visible.

I think I need one or more of the new stickers, and one or more of the old ones as well.

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Re: Show your Can!

Postby fishmonger » Sat Sep 13, 2014 12:56 pm

both cans on one panorama - gotta go open the large versions on flickr to see the stickers better :unibrow:

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