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Ken M.

Event Organizer

Rocket Man

Location:

Richmond, VA

Member since:

February 12, 2012

Help us to understand the experience level of our members. This will enhance the safety and planning of events. Are you new to backpacking or do you consider yourself an experience backpacker? About how long have you been backpacking?

Through another meetup

Do you currently have all the equipment you need for a backpacking trip? i.e. backpack, boots, sleeping bag, stove, tent, cooking stuff, clothing, etc. etc., etc.?

At my age--- pain killers.

When was the last time you went backpacking? Where did you go? How many nights were you on the trail?

All the 14 teeners in Colorado. Think I have about 13 left.

What is the longest backpacking trip you have been on (number of days/nights)? Where?

No

Do you know how to read a topographic map? Do you own and know how to use a compass? Do you own and know how to use a GPS?

No answer yet

Introduction

Ken Murphey interested in the occasional backpacking trips. Doing a section of the AT in May Harpers Ferry to Front Royal. The trip to Colorado sounds mighty interesting.

What Ken M. is saying about this Meetup Group

Great group. Nice to be with a group of experienced backpackers.


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