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Albuquerque, NM

Member since:

October 29, 2012


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

I usually carry a Osprey Kestrel 38, Occasionally I'll carry a Mountainsmith Circut 3.0. Just recently purchased an Osprey Exos 58

I enjoy backpacking because?

I love getting away from work to relax, to enjoy some peace and quite from the city noise, and meet some new folks.

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

I think I would consider myself as an intermediate backpacker. Although I am a member of a local search and rescue team and we carry our gear during missions.

My favorite place to backpack & hike in NM is?

I haven't been to to many places but I did like the hike to Truchas on the Santa Barbara trail as well as hiking in the San Pedro Parks area.

My favorite piece of gear is?

No answer yet


My name is Bill. I am fairly new to backpacking as recreation. I usually carry a backpack during search and rescue missions but I don't think it would be considered true backpacking? I have done a few backpacking trips more of in the training mode.

What Bill is saying about this Meetup Group

Bob as always super great! Your the best!

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