Charter Member


Hillsboro, OR
Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio

Member since:

December 21, 2011

Tell us about your backpacking, canyoneering, or hiking experience.

Fairly experienced with backpacking around the US with trips up to 10 days.

What's been your favorite destination to date?

Baxter Park in Maine with American Hiking Society to build a new trail. I love the ol' standbys of Fossil Springs, Horton Creek, Superstitions... Looking forward to doing some more overnight exploring in a group setting.

What's been your toughest trip in the last 2 years? Why?

No answer yet

Where would you like to go backpacking, canyoneering, or hiking that you haven't gone?

No answer yet


I am Mel. Looking forward to meeting more like minded outdoor enthusiasts.

What Melanie is saying about this Meetup Group

Looking forward to getting out in back country with this group more often.

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