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Jay F.

Event Organizer


Cincinnati, OH

Member since:

July 7, 2010


Please relate, in general terms, your backpacking experience.

Leader of trips for Miami Group of Sierra Club, Lead 12 trips in last 3 years. Experience backpacking out West.

What was your favorite backpacking experience?

Seeing bears in Kings Canyon

What was your funniest backpacking moment?

Watching a fellow hiker playing with a fire, she looked like a dipping bird putting each stick in the fire as she moved around the fire.

What was your most embarrassing backpacking moment?

Getting caught bathing.

What's the longest backpacking trip you've ever taken? (in mileage and/or days)

5 days up and back from Mt. Whitney.


Jay Freeman, avid backpacker, kayaker, canoer, bicycler, skier. Outings leader for Miami Group of Sierra Club. 61 years old

What Jay F. is saying about this Meetup Group

very good

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