This is a meetup for anyone interested in planning backcountry trips in the Sierra and other wilderness. It is a place to find buddies, post trips, get info, share stories,

compare gear and learn about back packing. Newbies welcome.

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    "I'm fairly new to Santa Cruz and would love to meet fellow backpackers. I've been backpacking since 2007, but want to improve my skills (and gear list!) and meet new people."
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    "Bear canisters are required through this section. If you do not already own one they are available to rent at several locations. REI currently has several on sale as well."

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