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Backcountry Kitchen The Backcountry Kitchen forum is for the discussion of food and cooking gear related topics for backpacking trips (e.g. menus, recipes, stoves, fuel...).


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Old 08-15-2012, 02:54 AM
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ContainsImages Bare Boxer Contender Bear Can Review



The King of bear cans and a royal Contender


A couple of weeks ago I got out into bear country, and had to deal with bear cans again. I’ve had a Garcia - the benchmark of the bear can world - for years, and I think it’s a great can, but heavier than I’d like and it takes up a lot of room in my pack. It competes for pack space I’d rather devote to p NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Excellent review, GGervin. Very informative. Thanks for sharing!

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Old 08-15-2012, 11:56 AM
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An excellent thought! And very lightweight, too. I'll have to experiment with it. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-15-2012, 07:39 PM
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I like both the bear container revue and the cuttingboard idea. Do you use the "bearmuda trian NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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