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Meetup details changed: Monthly Club Meeting - Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Park - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/222907373/ When : Tuesday, August 11,[masked]:30 PM Peter Aug 4, 2015 4:05 PM
Mountain House / Costco - Lucky don’t read this – The Devil made me do it !!!!!!!!!! We were at the Costco in Tempe at Elliot and Priest today and they had a special on Mountain House. Gary & T. Jul 9, 2015 7:31 PM
Leadership to Change - Get involved - Good Morning BCHer's, It's hard to believe that it will be a year in August that I, along with Peter, have acted as co-organizer for BCH. When I stepped up to take on the job of organizer I did so with the intention of serving BCH for one year. Jason B. (. Jul 9, 2015 7:49 AM
Spots Available for San Jacinto - Hi: There are two spots open for the upcoming San Jacinto trip: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/223510435/ This is a fun little weekend trip up in the cool pines 4 hours west of Phoenix.  It's almost like car camping beca Dave B Jul 7, 2015 9:26 AM
BCH T-Shirts - Good News - Our new BCH T-Shirts are in, and they look fabulous.  Hats off to our artists Michele McClure and Jeff Watkins and our printer Lisa Marx. For those of you who asked me to mail the shirts to you, I'll be getting those in the mail to Delisse G. Apr 8, 2015 7:25 AM
Permit - All My permit for Yellowstone has been approved and all dates are now final and we got the dates we expected. I am attaching a link to the permit and the hotel. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/g02­ptc35v7ucl6s/AAAraQXivq3NVN4DG­FJrmJZCa?dl=0 Jim B. Apr 5, 2015 1:00 PM
Yellowstone Drawing - All The Yellowstone Drawing is a two weeks from Tuesday. This drawing will give everyone a shot at what is truly a great hike. Water falls, Geysers, hot springs, and wild life are all on this trip. So plan on being at the drawing for your chanc Jim B. Mar 30, 2015 7:07 PM
one more day to order BCH Tees - Adventurers, Tomorrow is the last day to order a new BCH T-shirt to help us all promote the club and keep it strong. We’ve got 3 fantastic designs made by our own Michele McClure and Jeff Watkins. Please look at the BCH meet-up event for Ma Delisse G. Mar 15, 2015 5:27 PM
White Canyon Trip - Change of Plans - Hi: We need to do a different hike this weekend. The only water source in White Canyon has been capped by the Forest Service.   What has been a reliable srping is now dry.  Without water, this hike is just not doable. We’ll switch t Dave B Jan 4, 2015 7:28 PM
Meetup details changed: Monthly Club Meeting - Pain Free Hiking - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/218812128/ When : Tuesday, January 13,[masked]:30 PM Peter Dec 26, 2014 11:40 AM
Meetup details changed: Hawaii-The Big Island, Snorkeling, Volcano National P, Secluded Tropical Valleys - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/204503662/ I've dropped the Whale Watch Cruise and the Night in a Cabin a Gary & T. Nov 3, 2014 12:07 PM
Meetup details changed: Monthly Club Meeting - Mont Blanc Tour Presentation - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/188885992/ When : Tuesday, October 14,[masked]:30 PM Peter Oct 7, 2014 8:01 AM
BCH is now charging membership dues - Hi Adventurers, Just a reminder that BCH charges $10.00/year to cover costs of keeping BCH going strong. We are charging dues so we can: Cover Meetup costs Encourage more engaged members Pay for 1/2 of Jason B. (. Sep 15, 2014 9:01 PM
Time to move on. - Corwin: I safely think I can speak for the entire Club in saying we're sorry to see you leave and that you'll be sorely mi user 2. Jun 30, 2014 10:51 AM
Keet Seel Next Weekend - 2 Spots Open - http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/176236122/ There are two spots open for next weekend's Keet Seel trip, leaving Friday 6/20/14. This is a moderate backpacking trip (16 miles RT) to a well-preserved cliff dwelling. This is an Dave B Jun 13, 2014 10:57 AM
Keet Seel Carpooling - Response Required - Hi: The Keet Seel backpack is quickly approaching! Please reply to this e-mail (or [address removed]) and let me know: 1. If you can drive and how many passengers with gear you can take (passenger cars OK), or 2. Dave B Jun 12, 2014 11:27 AM
Monthly Club Meeting - Backpacking Food is This Monday - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/170897042/ When : Monday, June 9,[masked]:30 PM Dave B Jun 4, 2014 9:06 AM
Meetup details changed: Intro to Backpacking Clinic v2.0 - I've updated this Meetup. The location was changed due to the Slide Fire.   For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/182964292/ Corwin (Kung Fu P. May 29, 2014 10:03 AM
Four more permits available for Aravaipa Canyon Backpack. April 3rd - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/169723952/ When : Thursday, April 3,[masked]:30 AM user 1. Mar 30, 2014 7:18 PM
Wave Trip June 14th - Hey Guys, Here is the link to The Wave Trip for June 14th http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/170049562/   Thanks John John James Orlando J. Mar 18, 2014 8:51 PM
Aravaipa Canyon Trip Info - Hey guys, Thank you for signing up. Here is some info about the trip! Look forward to meeting everyone. Carpooling Location : I change the carpool location to Lowes on US60 & Higley Rd. Time is the same a Stephanie Mar 4, 2014 8:15 AM
BCH is now charging membership dues to participate on trips. - Hi Adventurers, Meetup has changed the options for paying annual dues and BCH will start charging $10.00/year to sign-up for an event. We are charging dues so we can: Cover Meetup subscription costs Encourage m user 2. Feb 25, 2014 1:39 PM
January BCH Meeting - Pack Rafting - http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/154854342/ The January BCH meeting show and tell will be on pack rafting.  After the meeting there will be a show & tell presentatio user 2. Jan 6, 2014 1:41 PM
Machu Pichu - Hey guys!  Chances to sign up for this trip are coming to a close.  I want to have a confirmed list by the end of the year.  Once I close; we will be meeting up to discuss post hike accommodations and any details/questions you may have about the tri Jason N Dec 17, 2013 4:37 PM
December BCH Meeting - Canyoneering Presentation - On Monday December 9, we'll hold our monthly BCH Club meeting at Boulders on Broadway in Tempe. We have two special guests speaking at this month's meeting on the sport of canyoneering. As leaders of the AHOTE meet up organization, Dana Wentzel and Ben AZMike Dec 7, 2013 11:56 PM
Meetup details changed: ADVANCED WILDERNESS FIRST AID - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/148546452/ Corrected the Dates! Four day AWFA course is John James Orlando J. Oct 31, 2013 7:02 PM
Araviapa Canyon BLM Goverment shutdown - Because Aravaipa Canyon is managed by the BLM, for the moment it is shut down as a result of the government shutdown. IF Aravaipa is still closed by the time our trip is scheduled everybody will g Maurice G Oct 6, 2013 9:59 AM
Araviapa Canyon BLM Goverment shutdown - Because Aravaipa Canyon is managed by the BLM, for the moment, it is closed as a result of the government shutdown. IF Aravaipa is still closed by the time our trip is scheduled everyb Maurice G Oct 6, 2013 9:54 AM
Rocky Point This Weekend - Two Spots Open - Hi: We have some spots open this weekend for the Rocky Point Bird Island trip.  If you have a passport and an open weekend, check it out: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/14 Dave B Sep 30, 2013 9:26 AM
Horton Creek/Fisheries Loop - Hi All, We are planning a pot luck Friday night at the Ponderosa Campsite, if you want to participate, please list what you are bringing on the ABC site so we can keep it all together. Thanks, Gary  Gary & T. Jun 3, 2013 8:08 AM
Meetup details changed: Old Bright Angel Trail to Cottonwood for the Night - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/115059842/ When : Saturday, August 31,[masked]:00 AM Clyde K. Apr 25, 2013 5:54 AM
Todd Martin, Author and Canyoneer, to Speak at BCH Monthly Meeting - Todd Martin, author of the award winning book "Grand Canyoneering", author of "Arizona Technical Canyoneering", and the man behind the website "Todd's Desert Hiking Guide" will be the guest speaker at the BCH Meetup monthly meeting on Monday, March 11 AZMike Mar 5, 2013 3:00 PM
AHOTE Rappelling Class Papago Level 1 - March 24 - Ben and Dana, organizers for the AHOTE meetup, have 4 spots available in their rappelling class for Sunday, March 24 at 1:00PM.  The class is held at Papago Park. This is for adults who wants to learn the basics of rappelling. All required gea AZMike Feb 28, 2013 10:22 PM
Haunted Canyon - Spots Available - Hi! If you're free this weekend, there are spots open on the Haunted Cayon backpacking trip: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/99932742/ This is an easy and scenic trip, and the weather looks near perfect! We'll have a great time so consider joi Dave B Feb 13, 2013 2:47 PM
New Meetup: Boyer Cabin Backpack - Announcing a new Meetup for Backpacking, Canyoneering, and Hiking Club! What : Boyer Cabin Backpack When : Saturday, February 16, 2013 Dave B Jan 24, 2013 10:23 PM
Superstitions Trip This Weekend - Spots Available - Hi: Gary is leading a great trip into the western Superstitions this weekend and there are two spots available.  This trip is well suited to beginners and for those that love the Superstitions.  The cold snap will be over and there's a near p user 2. Jan 16, 2013 12:56 AM
Great Wilderness First Aid Class Just Posted - http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/97561792/ This is a great weekend class for anyone that heads into the backcountry!  We've gotten great feedback from previous attendees and the information provided by the experienced instructors is excell user 2. Jan 2, 2013 4:28 PM
Spur Cross to Seven Springs - Need to work off some of that Thanksgiving Day meal? We still have openings on our backpack trip, Saturday after Turkey Day. Gary Gary & T. Nov 16, 2012 7:19 AM
Changes to Black Canyon Upriver Trip - I updated this trip to include an additional day. Jason (. Nov 15, 2012 5:01 PM
Meetup details changed: Beginner's Backpack - Spur Cross to Seven Springs - RSVP's are open. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/80620002/ When : Saturday, November 24,[masked]:00 AM Gary & T. Sep 7, 2012 6:57 AM
Mt San Jacinto backpack this weekend - Phred Jul 16, 2012 11:39 AM
More care packages needed.......please help. - Lucky has been pushing out 20+ mile days with significantly increasingly daily elevation gain. He is burning some serious calorie! He will be deep into Yosemite next week and our continued support has guaranteed another 2 boxes of goodies to be waiting HC Jun 27, 2012 7:27 PM
PCT Food Drive. A hungry hiker needs your help.! - Lucky is hungry and needs your help as he continues up the PCT. Next time you go to the post office, please pick up a couple of medium or large flat rate boxs. Fill up the box with high calorie snacks and other simple items, tape it clo HC Jun 8, 2012 5:03 PM
Lucky's big adventure - Hello hikers, Lucky, one of the founders of BCH, started hiking today on a 2500 mile adventure along the Pacific Crest Trail from Mexico to Canada. You can wish him well on his jouney and follow his progress at the link below as he makes his w Robert B. May 12, 2012 5:14 PM
Have You Hiked the Grand Canyon? - Hi: Just a heads up that there's a great Grand Canyon trip ideally suited to strong hikers looking for their first Grand Canyon trip: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/52006852/ Robert B is leading the trip and has led it many times. user 2. Apr 23, 2012 9:21 PM
Spots Available - Next Weekend's PCT Hike - http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/54309932/ Hi! Just a heads up that there are a couple of spots available for next weekend's PCT Warner Ranch hike. If your weekend is open and you're looking for a fun hike to do, come join u user 2. Apr 22, 2012 3:20 PM
Anchor Building Class - One Spot Available on Sunday - There is one spot available on Sunday, February 19 at 2:00 PM in the anchor building class on the AHOTE meet up. This class will teach you anchor building techniques and knots for canyoneering. The class is led by AHOTE meet up organizers Dana and Ben AZMike Feb 15, 2012 8:38 AM
Basic Rappelling Class - March 25 - The AHOTE meetup is offering a basic rappelling class on Sunday, March 25 at 7:00AM. This class is for adults who want to learn the basics of rappelling. All required gear and training will be provided for a charge of $40 per person. Rappels will AZMike Feb 7, 2012 6:52 PM
BCH Monthly Meeting - Learn Map & Compass Basics - Hi: The BCH February monthly meeting's show and tell will be basic navigation using a map and compass. http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/44783732/ We're fortunate that professional instructors from Desert Voyagers/The Hiking user 2. Jan 31, 2012 11:20 PM
Grand Canyon Backpack: Rim - Rim - Rim - I've opened the signup: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/49636922/ When : Wednesday, May 9,[masked]:00 PM Where : Mather Campground Gary & T. Jan 31, 2012 9:16 AM
Intro to Rappelling Class - An Intro to Rappelling course is being held February 24th and 25th. Location & Time: Friday Night 6:00pm at the Arizona Hiking Shack , Saturday 8:00 am at South Mountain Park. Course Description: On-Rope Ski AZMike Jan 24, 2012 10:12 PM
Rappelling Class - Feb 19 - Shadow Cat Adventures is offering two rappelling classes through the AHOTE meetup on Sunday, February 19 at Papago Park. This is a great class to take if you want to get into technical canyoneering. BCH posts will post many technical canyon AZMike Jan 17, 2012 8:22 AM
Winter in the Canyon Backpacking adventure - January 27-30, 2012 - Backpackers, I have one opening for a Corridor Trip to the Grand Canyon. (A series of last minute cancellations.) This trip is to be an introduction to Grand Canyon Backpacking. Clyde K. Jan 9, 2012 4:15 PM
Rappelling & Canyoneering Talk - BCH Club Meeting - Are you interested in getting into technical canyoneering and rappelling? Come on out to the BCH Club meeting on Tuesday evening where I will be giving a talk on technical canyoneering including a demonstration of the rappelling equipment require AZMike Jan 9, 2012 12:10 AM
Great Trip This Weekend - Spots Available - Hi: We're doing a beginner canyoneering trip to the Bill Williams River Gorge this weekend: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/41596572/ There are spots available and the we Dave B Jan 8, 2012 8:32 PM
Meetup details changed: Monthly Club Meeting - Rappelling Basics - We've changed the January monthly meeting to Tuesday 1/10/12. The College football national championship is Monday. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meet user 2. Dec 30, 2011 9:44 PM
Spur Cross to Seven Springs - Hi Kelli & Anatasia Barrett cancelled on the Seven Springs to Spur Cross hike this weekend. Kelli you are first on the wait list. If I don't hear from you by 6pm tonight, Anatasia I'll open t Gary & T. Nov 23, 2011 6:33 AM
White Tank Mountains Regional Park - Tuesday Fitness Hikes - start time changed from 4:30pm to 5:00pm - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/41407012/ When : Tuesday, November 22,[masked]:00 PM Gary & T. Nov 16, 2011 12:27 PM
What Are You Doing For Thanksgiving? - Hi: The BC&H Club has a great Thanksgiving weekend trip planned in the Grand Canyon. We're partnering with the San Diego backpacking club so it'll be a great trip! Check it out: Dave B Nov 1, 2011 10:16 PM
Great Trip Next Weekend - Spots Available! - Hi: Just a heads up that there are two spots available on Lucky's Reavis Ranch hike next weekend! Go online and grab a spot if you want to enjoy the apples at the ranch. user 2. Oct 30, 2011 9:24 PM
Re: [BCHClub] RIM to RIM to RIM - Grand Canyon - November 18-22, 2011 - Preview not available Jim B. Oct 24, 2011 4:57 AM
RIM to RIM to RIM - Grand Canyon - November 18-22, 2011 - Fellow Adventurers of Backpacking, Canyoneering and Hiking, I have recently had a drop out from a RIM to RIM to RIM trip at the Grand Canyon posted with a different club. Are you Interested? Please read the followin Clyde K. Oct 23, 2011 5:28 PM
Meetup details changed: Historic Powers Garden, Galiuro Mtns - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/35108062/ When : Saturday, October 22,[masked]:00 AM AZMike Oct 1, 2011 10:19 AM
Meetup details changed: Zion Narrows - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/BCHClub/­events/35043022/ When : Friday, October 28,[masked]:00 PM Jim B. Sep 26, 2011 12:40 PM
BCH Club - Public Launch is 9/28/11 - Hi: Meetup will send out the notification of the new BC&H Club on Wednesday. Everyone that has an interest in backpacking, canyoneering, or hiking will receive an e-mail asking them to check out the new club. We need to make a user 2. Sep 25, 2011 11:05 PM

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