I just bought a Bearikade Expedition MKII from http://www.wild-
ideas.net/products.html It weighs about the same as the bear vault ,
but is 900 cu in instead of 400. It is pricey at $225 if you work with
the scouts or are a military person.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jim" <jvfbender@...> wrote:
> I am struggling with a choice among bear containers. I would love
to have the light weight
> of the URSACK but am concerned about 1) It is not fully approved in
the National Parks
> and 2) I am concerned about my food being crunched if not consumed.
> I am giving serious consideration to the bear vault but am
deliberating over which size I
> would select. I will do most of my trecking solo and at most would
do 5 days between
> resupplies on any trip.
> What do you think would be the way to go.