Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile Recent Posts
Tuolumne Meadows and Lembert Dome during a summer storm, Yosemite National Park

The Moon is Waxing Crescent (11% of Full)


Re: Ursack?

All posts are those of the individual authors and the owner of this site does not endorse them. Content should be considered opinion and not fact until verified independently.

July 29, 2019 09:30PM
Anyone here use this? We're going from Cottonwood Lakes to Whitney, and our food won't all fit in the bear can, so we were thinking about supplementing with an Usack for the first night or two.

Re: Ursack?
July 29, 2019 09:32PM
When you say we, that means there is more than one of you? take a second bear can. That's what we do--and it makes you completely legal.


follow our adventures, read our blog, or just to come hang out at our website: http://www.backpackthesierra.com/
avatar Re: Ursack?
July 30, 2019 07:39AM
Rock Creek requires either using the bear boxes in the backcountry …. or your own.
So if only for first night and you are staying at Cottonwood and not going into Sequoia...
then you could use the Ursack… otherwise... no.
We use Ursack to supplement when allowed. Or in winter when a can not required.
But 99.9 take the Bearikade since we love the bears in the Sierra and want them wild.

More info in case you need:



Have fun!

We LOVED beyond … that area.

Chick-on is looking at you!
Re: Ursack?
August 14, 2019 09:38PM
Thanks, all!
Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login