Russell F.

Location:

Wappingers Falls, NY
Hometown: Wappingers Falls, NY

Member since:

September 3, 2012

Have you read the About Us page, and do you agree to abide by the Rules and Guidelines posted on there? (Note the part about your picture showing your face - I will decline your membership if it doesn't)

yes

Do you understand that these are social events for experienced hikers, and you are responsible for your own safety at all times?

yes

Which types of events interest you: Short day hikes, long day hikes, weekend camping, backpacking, winter hiking, world travel, rock climbing, canyoneering, mountaineering, etc?

long day hikes, weekend camping, backpacking, winter hiking

Do you have any hiking experience? If yes, where and what kind of trips? Please provide a brief description of length, duration and trail difficulty as this information helps us better plan events suitable for the group.

yes. backpacking; paddling & camping. From one night to 6 nights. Eight to 13 miles/day. Steep ascents (1000 ft in 1 mile).

Would you say you're a slow, intermediate, or fast hiker?

slow on ascents, intermediate otherwise

Introduction

I live in Wappingers Falls, NY. I'm an avid backpacker, paddler (canoe & kayak), x-c skier, snowshoer. I love waking up in the morning out in the woods.


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