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Jay M


Buena Vista, CO
Hometown: Buena Vista

Member since:

August 1, 2013

The pack I usually carry is a (brand/model)?

Mountain Hardware, Kanza 55

I enjoy backpacking because?

With today's gear you can take plenty of comfort with reasonable weight. It allows you to spend time in wild places.

I consider myself a (beginner, intermediate or advanced) backpacker?

Fairly advanced, given years backpacking for mountaineering trips, but always learning.

My favorite place to backpack & hike in NM is?

Wilderness areas are the best

My favorite piece of gear is?

No answer yet


Have been backpacking for many years, also bikepacking on a mountain bike. You could think of it as running out of daylight on purpose in wild and beautiful places.

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