Matt M.


Backpackers Anonymous - Salt Lake City, Utah 20070125
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Web Guru


Salt Lake City, UTUSA 84102
Hometown: Salt Lake City

Organizer since:

November 6, 2009



Utah is beautiful, so I want to explore it any chance I get. I am far from being the expert, but I can handle myself. Do not feel bad asking "stupid" questions, because I rather be safe than sorry.

What type of backpacking equipment do you have?

Usual supplies nothing too special.

What type of backpacking equipment are you willing to share?

I have extra of just about everything.

Where have you been backpacking?

Utah: Uintas, Roberts Roost, Moab, Zion. California: Joshua Tree, Mt. Baldy (Baden Powell), Mt. Pinos, Catalina Island, Anza-Borrego, all over Eastern Sierras.

Where would you like to go backpacking?

Anywhere - Colorado Plateau, Red Fish Lake, Abroad somewhere in the Tropics.

What type of special skills do you have (e.g. CPR certified, scuba certified, can build a snow cave, etc.)

Lifeguard, it was a little more helpful in California.

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  • Carey Ball

    Salt Lake City Match Making

    Here's an idea: Don't have them so far south. Some of us drive from Layton. :-)

    Nov 06, 2013 11:49 PM
  • Alex

    Hey, Matt!! Looking forward to those changes. Already suggested an event.

    Sep 01, 2013 9:47 AM
  • Tracey

    Welcome to the group, Matt!

    Feb 19, 2013 11:43 AM
  • Klaus Gerhart

    Howdy! Please consider joining­­. While we're based in Los Angeles, we have members from all over the Southwest who offer trips, courses and practices all over California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah. Members are allowed to suggest meetups and most are approved/announ­ced within a couple hours. Within reason we let this meetup run itself. We only intervene when there's an issue of ethics or safety. Please join .. it's free and the members are awesome! Klaus

    Jan 02, 2013 4:04 PM
  • Kelly

    Salt Lake City Match Making

    I think it is awesome you organized this group!

    Oct 14, 2012 1:13 AM
  • Doug Van Etten

    Come join us for canyoneering and great camping at San Rafael Swell this weekend:­­

    Oct 01, 2012 11:43 PM
  • Doug Van Etten

    Awesome event at North Wash, Matt. Thanks to you, Tom, Leo and everyone who made it a great weekend with some real fun canyons and canyoneers. Did you do Howwarts and if so, how did you like it?

    Aug 27, 2012 12:33 AM
  • Doug Van Etten

    Glad to see you're knee is OK to do D & D Canyon. I do nto expect to be there; hopefully we'll be doing something in the Roost; but that is not a 'for sure'. You will get a chance to meet my wife, Mary Hertert who will be Dingin n Dangin that day.

    Feb 13, 2012 9:02 AM
  • Kim Dyal

    Adventure Seekers of Salt Lake

    Matt - I know you responded to my message but for the life of me I can't find it now. my email is [masked] so let me know what I can do to help. thanks

    Jan 26, 2012 10:47 PM
  • Kim Dyal

    Adventure Seekers of Salt Lake

    Matt - i wasn't around for the permit party but I would like to be included in upcoming trips if that is possible. Is there anything you would like me to do for them?

    Jan 23, 2012 10:40 PM
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