[pct-l] FW: Ursack in yosemite

Ricky Ng dummey at gmail.com
Thu Nov 19 10:58:13 CST 2015

The organization that approves bear canisters for Yosemite (which is the
same as Kings Range, Lost Coast, and some others that I can't remember off
the top of my head) has said that Ursacks to DO NOT meet the requirements
of a 'bear can'.

So you can not legally use a Ursack in place of a bear can at this time.

On Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 10:38 AM, <isabella at bendnet.com> wrote:

> I just received this answer back from URSACK yesterday to my inquiry about
> this subject.  Seems there is a bit of confusion.  Anyone know any more?
> Mademoiselle
> From: Ursack [mailto:info at ursack.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 6:51 PM
> To: isabella
> Subject: Re: Ursack in yosemite
> Unfortunately, Ursack is not legal in Yosemite at this time. They have
> been evaluating it for more than a year. We cannot guess what they will do
> next.
> tom
> Thomas A. Cohen
> CEO/Founder
> Ursack, Inc.
> 38 Miller Ave. #488
> Mill Valley, CA 94941
> On Wed, Nov 18, 2015 at 3:19 PM, isabella <isabella at bendnet.com> wrote:
> Is one supposed to tie the Ursack (with the special knotting system) to a
> tree to be legal in yosemite?
> Thx Isabella
> Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4G LTE smartphone
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