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Backpacking trip during the week. - Hello everyone. I am considering postin Eric K. Jun 15, 2017 1:49 PM
Reminder to post photos in your profile! - Hi Everyone!  Here's a reminder to post a photo in your profile.  We don't have many rules but this is one of them.  You can read "why" in our pages section.  We require a photo if you are actually planning to attend one of our events.  Email me ( Bob F May 9, 2017 8:14 PM
New Meetup: Grand Canyon South Rim Blowout - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : Grand Canyon South Rim Blowout When : Thursday, May 4 Derrick Apr 27, 2017 11:59 AM
Gila River Water Levels - Hello people! I just wanted to send a friendly reminder out to everyone about the dangers of the high water levels that can occur with the Gila River and its forks. This email stems from a last week spike from 1000 cfs to just about 9000 where the prev Derrick Feb 16, 2017 1:41 PM
Meetup details changed: Emerald Lake - Winter Edition - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: https://www.meetup.com/newmexi­cobackpackers/events/236050173­/ When : Friday, Feb Derrick Jan 4, 2017 7:43 AM
Grand Canyon Escalante Route - It is looking like I am going to have 2 possibly 3 extra permits for the grand canyon Nov 17 - 21. If interested reply. It will not be posted on the meetup. Must have hiked with me before or be willing to soon to make sure we dont clash. Derrick Jul 18, 2016 10:12 AM
Paria Canyon - Super late notice but I have an extra permit for Paria Leaving Thursday coming back Sunday. Let me know if interested. Derrick May 17, 2016 11:46 AM
3 Day 2 Night Excursion on the CO River in Western CO - I have a permit for two campsites along the CO river in Ruby Horsethief Canyon for June 29 and 30.  The campsites are located near the two major canyons that feed into the RHC which allows for day exploration of those canyons.  This area (McInnis Can Keith F. May 3, 2016 11:20 AM
Meetup details changed: Beginner Backpack - Mora Flats - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/227852566/­ When : Saturday, Jun Derrick Apr 19, 2016 8:09 AM
Derrick's Annual Conditions of the Gila Wilderness - Hello People *Quick sidenote about the Memorial Day trip for those signed up or thinking about it. I will be altering the trip to Include Gobbler Canyon to the main Mogollon Creek but still exit at the Rain Creek TH. The conditions will be bett Derrick Apr 14, 2016 1:50 PM
It's time for that annual "Make sure you can go if you sign up" email! - Hi everyone! I send this email out every year, so for those of you who adhere to our RSVP policy I apologize.  For all the new members and those that have had some "difficulties" in the past, this is for you.  Please make sure if you RSVP "ye Bob F Apr 5, 2016 8:06 PM
Meetup details changed: Day Hike to San Antonio Hot Springs - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/224118716/­ When : Friday, Decem Dusty Dec 3, 2015 4:52 PM
Meetup details changed: Argentina Peak weekend trip - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/224117955/­ When : Friday, Septe Dusty Sep 2, 2015 5:46 PM
Meetup Date & Details Changed: Exploratory: Latir Peak Wilderness (Northwest of Taos/Questa) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/223524557/­ When : Saturday, Jul Sharon E. Jul 14, 2015 9:56 PM
Meetup Date Changed: Challenging Endurance Backpacking Trip: Emerald/Moon/Pine 41.6 Miles/3.25 Days - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/222624373/­ When : Thursday, Aug Sharon E. Jul 14, 2015 2:56 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Please abide by our RSVP Policy! - The Dude abides, man.  Who still uses Internet Explorer?  What is this, the 90s?  On Jun 30,[masked]:41 PM, "Bob F" < [address removed] > wrote: Randy F. Jul 1, 2015 2:18 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Please abide by our RSVP Policy! - Well stated boss!! I think I owe you a beer!! ;) Have a fun and safe 4th of July!!  On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 9:42 PM, Bob F < Bonita Jul 1, 2015 2:14 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Please abide by our RSVP Policy! - Thank you for stating what needs to be said. I appreciate that you have taken on the organizer role and all the work that goes into that. I look fo Paula E. Jun 30, 2015 10:14 PM
Please abide by our RSVP Policy! - Hi Everyone, Looks like it's time again to send out another RSVP reminder.  We've had quite a few last minute drop outs and it's only June.  With so many people in our group and relatively few spots available everyone needs to step up to the Bob F Jun 30, 2015 9:40 PM
Stewart Lake trip modified - I have slightly modified the description of the Stewart Lake trip (June 20-21).  I have changed the Albuquerque location for carpooling.  I have also changed the difficulty to moderate.  The mileage is not great and the grade fairly gentle. And I ha Paula Jun 15, 2015 12:43 PM
Derrick - I am sure that a huge number of backpackers will agree with me when I say that Derrick has been an amazing asset to our group.  He has spent countless hours coming up with ideas for new pl Keith F. Jun 1, 2015 1:41 PM
Assistant Organizer - Hello All In a few weeks I will be doing my last trip as an Assistant Organizer. After much thought I have decided to focus my energy elsewhere. I find the time I have to do trips is dwindling as my preparation for the PCT in 2016 g Derrick Jun 1, 2015 10:06 AM
Memorial Day weekend/ Forest Service volunteer - Hello everyone!  As Bob said last time, we try to keep our emails to a minimum so I am going to lump 2 separate emails into one. First, given the weather and the fact it has snowed the last several weekends on our trips I wanted to extend an i Derrick May 18, 2015 11:40 AM
Are you a sawyer interested in an archeological field session in Bandelier? - Hi Everyone, We try to keep our emails to a minimum but this is a worthwhile cause and one of our members asked if I could post it.  You can read all the details below.   Hi Bob (and all the other organizers), Erin Bob F Apr 24, 2015 12:09 PM
Mora Flats plus information on Waitlist for the year. - 1st of all,  Mora Flats trip is open for RSVP.  Only RSVP if you plan to attend. Since this is my last year doing this group thing I am really going to crack down on the RSVP mess ups for my trips. Second, I do not use a waitlist since Meetup Derrick Mar 29, 2015 9:31 PM
Getting ready for backpacking season # 9! - Hi Everyone, Hope everyone had a great holiday season!  It's now that time of year when we start thinking about our 2015 backpacking trip schedule.  It's also a good time to ask if anyone is interested in being an organizer for some trips.  Bob F Jan 19, 2015 9:40 AM
Meetup details changed: Outer Mountain Loop - Big Bend NP - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/219491899/­ When : Wednesday, Fe Derrick Jan 5, 2015 10:09 AM
Save the Gila - Hey all. I am not usual much of an activist but some of you know what the Gila and its splendor mean to me. So i wanted to send this out to get more people involved. ill post it as a meetup as a reminder, but if you can stand behind this, then show you Derrick Aug 21, 2014 11:15 AM
Anyone going to Horseshoe Lake (Pecos)? - Hi Everyone, This is a long shot but one of our members (Becky) who went on the Horseshoe Lake trip last weekend lost her tent on the way out.  It's a Big Agnes.  If by chance someone is hiking back to the lake please keep a lookout for it.  Bob F Aug 20, 2014 1:52 PM
Anyone going to Horseshoe Lake (Pecos)? - Hi Everyone, This is a long shot but one of our members (Becky) who went on the Horseshoe Lake trip last weekend lost her tent on the way out.  It's a Big Agnes.  If by chance someone is hiking back to the lake please keep a lookout for it.  Bob F Aug 20, 2014 1:50 PM
Mora flats - Since there were more people who said "I wanna do a beginner trip" than actual people that signed up. It is now open to everyone. Derrick Aug 12, 2014 1:03 PM
Interesting 14er check list - In the files section I have uploaded an interesting 14er check list.  It is an Excel spread sheet. Eric K. Aug 11, 2014 11:35 PM
Beginner trip - Hey guys and gals. I think its safe enough to say I got a "fair amount" of responses to plan a trip. I think August 22 - 24 will be the dates. I will post and fill in info when I have more time either tonight or sometime through the weekend. A lot of y Derrick Jul 24, 2014 1:36 PM
Beginner Trip - Hey people. Just coming off the JMT, I am a bit "backpacked out" and was thinking this would be a good opportunity  and time to host either a beginner clinic, or beginner trip with low mileage. I only want to do it if there is enough interest. I am th Derrick Jul 22, 2014 11:34 AM
Zipper repair services review - Hello fellow gear heads. I thought I would take this opportunity to review a company I have had some experience with when it came to fixing my gear. This is of course on my own accord and your experience may differ. Its expensive to constantly replace Derrick Jul 12, 2014 1:27 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] 2 spots open for Trampas Lakes trip this weekend! - Wish I could join you as well but "the mountains are calling and I must go." -John Muir. Beautiful lakes, someone catch some fish for me. On Jun 18,[masked]:46 AM, "Bonita" &l Derrick Jun 18, 2014 10:00 AM
Re: [backpackers-140] 2 spots open for Trampas Lakes trip this weekend! - Wish I could go but as you know, I had already signed up for Jon's trip! Sure will miss seeing you guys and conquering that mountain! LOL!  Bonita  Bonita Jun 18, 2014 9:45 AM
2 spots open for Trampas Lakes trip this weekend! - Hi everyone, A few people had asked me about the Trampas Lakes trip this weekend back when it was filled, and I can't remember who they all were.  So I'm sending out this email letting everyone know that we have 2 spots available if you're int Bob F Jun 18, 2014 9:01 AM
Changes to upcoming trips. - Hello people. I made changes to pretty much every trip I have planned and instead of spamming boxes about each change I want to send them together.Some info may be relevant to some people who I talked to or considered going but didn't choose, and since Derrick Apr 8, 2014 10:22 AM
Waitlist for Derrick's trips - Hello people. Meetup has changed the waitlist options for trips. It now automatically adds the first person on the list to the trip instead of whoever jumped on and added themselves first.  It did this on the October Gila trip and added waves of confu Derrick Mar 27, 2014 11:38 AM
gear cache/gear borrowing system - Hello again all. I have been considering starting up a gear cache/borrowing system for the  2014 season. We all started somewhere. This would give people the chance to try other gear, supplement their current gear if they are missing anything, or give Derrick Jan 20, 2014 10:06 PM
John Muir Trail - Hey gang. lookin forward to the new season. A few of us are planning on doing the JMT this year. permits are already reserved. its listed in the meetup. We currently have 1 and a real high probability of having 2 permits available. I am considering ope Derrick Jan 18, 2014 11:22 AM
Last Chance Canyon BP Trip - I would like to do a backpacking trip in the Lincoln NF, near Carlsbad sometime in November or early December. Specifically, it would be in the area of Last Chance Canyon.  It would involve a total of four days but just two nights out in the forest. � Keith F. Oct 15, 2013 11:15 AM
Yurt Trips - Hi all.  I plan to organize a few trips to yurts in NM and CO for this winter.  Unfortunately, they fill up fast for the months of January and February so things need to roll quickly.  March is generally not a problem.  April is viable most years. Keith F. Oct 8, 2013 2:07 PM
Last call for anyone interested in the Grand Canyon Thanksgiving backpacking trip! - Hi everyone! For those of you who missed the first email about a few spots being available for the Thanksgiving Grand Canyon trip I wanted to send one last reminder email before we fill the trip by October 1.  Read the trip description and if Bob F Sep 21, 2013 4:00 PM
Help send 4 members of our group "Over the Edge"! - Hi everyone,   Sorry for this 2nd email today but we're getting down to the wire to send 4 of our members on a rappel down a 16 story downtown building.  Each person needs to raise $1,000 in order to do the rappel and two of our me Bob F Sep 16, 2013 5:35 PM
Mailing list and emails for Backpacking Group - Hi Everyone,   In response to Derrick's email here's how you can limit or remove yourself from receiving most emails, notifications, etc from the group.  Keep in mind that you need to keep a valid email address available for organizer Bob F Sep 16, 2013 11:08 AM
Mailing List - I have been getting emails from people wishing to be removed from the mailing list. The fact is I don't have a clue how to do that nor do I have a desire to learn. If you don't want these emails quit being lazy and TAKE YOURSELF OFF. i am not your emai Derrick Sep 16, 2013 10:04 AM
Meetup details changed: 4 day trip through west/middle Fork of the Gila River - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/138279082/­ When : Thursday, Oct Derrick Sep 12, 2013 1:19 PM
Farewell for the season! - Hello everyone! I just wanted to say what a fantastic season 2013 has been! Even with all the closures we made the best of it. Some of my most memorable trips have come from this year. My work schedule is changing and will no longer be organizing trips Derrick Aug 23, 2013 12:56 AM
New Meetup: West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip Bob F Aug 6, 2013 10:11 AM
New Meetup: Weekend Backpacking Trip to Horseshoe Lake (Pecos) - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : Weekend Backpacking Trip to Horseshoe Lake (Pecos) When Bob F Aug 2, 2013 10:29 AM
New Meetup: West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip Bob F Aug 1, 2013 12:59 PM
New Meetup: Snowmass Lake and Snowmass Mountain (14er) - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : Snowmass Lake and Snowmass Mountain (14er) When : Thurs Bob F Jul 31, 2013 3:26 PM
New Meetup: West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip - Announcing a new Meetup for The New Mexico Backpackers Meetup Group! What : West Fork of the Rio Santa Barbara/Truchas Peaks Weekend Backpacking Trip Bob F Jul 31, 2013 12:53 PM
Snowmass - I neglected to put in dates.  It's Aug 14-17. Keith F. Jul 31, 2013 12:51 PM
Gila trip 3 - Didn't get too much interest, but enough and option 1 gets the vote. I like small groups =) Ill fill in the details when I have time. Rsvp's are open. thanks everyone. For those that emailed me personally, I'll be getting back to you shortly. Derrick Jul 18, 2013 11:54 PM
Gila Trips Again - Hey everyone. Sorry to bug. I decided to post the trip for comments so we can all see what others think. Remember don't RSVP unless you know you can or want to go. post your thoughts in the comment section. thanks. Derrick Jul 15, 2013 1:25 PM
Gila Trips - Hello Everyone. I am planning a 3 day about 25 mile shuttle trip in the Gila for the 9th - 11th of August. I am trying to see if there would 1) be any interest and if that is satisfied 2) which one would be preferred. i am working around all th Derrick Jul 15, 2013 1:02 PM
Meetup details changed: 14er Fever: Longs Peak - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/121049552/­ When : Wednesday, Jul Eric K. Jun 3, 2013 10:44 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Chicago Basin - IMPORTANT - Yes, I have 14ers in my plans for that weekend. Oh well! Eric K. Jun 3, 2013 7:59 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Chicago Basin - IMPORTANT - I was probably gonna set it up for the sixth. Are you doing 14ers then? ----- Reply message ----- From: "Eric Krosche" <[address removed]> To: <[address removed]> Subject: [backpackers-140] Chicago Derrick Jun 3, 2013 6:23 PM
Re: [backpackers-140] Chicago Basin - IMPORTANT - Derrick, I world be interested in climbing Sierra Blanca. Attempted it many years ago, but was Eric K. Jun 3, 2013 1:25 PM
Chicago Basin - IMPORTANT - I am sending this to everyone because I have talked to a few people about this trip that are not signed up yet and I cannot remember who they were. If you have no interest in this trip just ignore this. 1. It is getting close to the time Derrick Jun 2, 2013 9:02 PM
Meetup details changed: Memorial Day Weekend: San Pedro Parks - Exploratory Trip - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/116642792/­ When : Saturday, May Sharon E. May 6, 2013 6:23 PM
Meetup details changed: Return to Emerald Lake - extended weekend - RSVP open       I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/10765147 Derrick May 2, 2013 10:01 AM
Meetup details changed: Extended trip to Chicago Basin - 'Merica style - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/110897492/­ When : Thursday, Jul Derrick Apr 9, 2013 8:42 AM
Backpacking basics for beginner/novices - If you can't make the class Bob and others are giving, you can log into a webinar presented by the Colorado Backpackers meetup group.  Go to this link for details:  http://www.meetup.com/Colorad­oBackpackers/events/111070182/­ Keith F. Apr 4, 2013 11:40 AM
Meetup details changed: Weekend Backpacking Trip to Heart Lake (Latir Peak Wilderness) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/112303222/­ When : Friday, July 1 Eric K. Apr 3, 2013 7:22 PM
New Website for updated fire restrictions - All, I just received an email (from a trusted source) with information on a new website that has been released that gives up to date information on fire restrictions around the southwest. This is very helpful to those of you that are plan Bonita Mar 29, 2013 9:05 AM
Meetup details changed: Weekend Backpacking - Upper Gallina/ Railroad Canyon Loop - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/107669222/­ When : Friday, April Derrick Mar 22, 2013 12:35 PM
Meetup details changed: Beginners Backpacking Class - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/98124502/ When : Saturday, April Bob F Mar 6, 2013 1:17 PM
Important RSVP info for Backpacking Group - Hi Everyone,   This is a follow up email to the email Derrick sent out on Monday regarding last minute RSVP changes.  There's a variety of reasons last minute (within 2 weeks of the trip) changes are a problem.  I won't list them he Bob F Mar 1, 2013 9:24 AM
Changes in RSVP for Derrick's Trips only - Hi all. Looking forward to another great season. The trips that have happened this year and that are posted and open have been having  a lot of RSVP changes, including a lot of last minute changes. I advise everyone to review the RSVP policy. I have n Derrick Feb 25, 2013 9:15 PM
Sleeping bag tip - The new technology for down sleeping bags, where the down is treated to make it water repellent is leading to some great discounts on regular down bags.  LLBean for example has discounted their 0 degree, 650 fill, down bag without the treatment to $19 Keith F. Feb 25, 2013 10:54 AM
Meetup details changed: Extended Weekend Trip to Sedona, AZ - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/100171712/­ When : Wednesday, Ma Keith F. Feb 4, 2013 10:11 PM
Getting ready for the 2013 backpacking season! - Hi Everyone,   Hope you all had a great holiday season and 2013 brings you much joy!  We're in the process of planning our trips for this year so you'll be seeing various trip postings popping up on our site over the next couple of mo Bob F Jan 8, 2013 9:13 AM
Winter Yurt Trip - I am organizing a couple of Yurt trips for this winter.  A definite date is for March 15 (two nights).  It would get too messy for me to cross post this.  If you want to go, email me direct (if you're not in the ABQ Hiking and Outdoor meetup).  Two Keith F. Nov 19, 2012 3:23 PM
Grand Canyon Thanksgiving Trip - The attendance for the Grand Canyon Thanksgiving trip is somewhat in flux.  If you have an interest in the trip, consider placing your name on the waiting list.  Because the trip is mixed, two days on maintained trails and two on unmaintained trail a Jim Nov 10, 2012 12:00 PM
Meetup details changed: Weekend Backpacking trip Along Pueblo Creek in the Blue Range Wilderness - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/82830152/ When : Friday, Septemb Derrick Sep 17, 2012 5:36 PM
September, October, November Trips coming soon - We are looking a little dry for the next three months, so I am going to be adding about 5 or so trips for the rest of the year. If there is something in particular any of you wanna see shoot me an email. For fall trips, note that I stop going North aft Derrick Sep 7, 2012 7:56 AM
RE: [backpackers-140] Truchas Peak Extended Weekend Trip Options - Thanks Keith. I actually made a typo and meant t Bob F Aug 28, 2012 11:59 AM
Re: [backpackers-140] Truchas Peak Extended Weekend Trip Options - Just one note Bob.  The day hike to any of the peaks other than North Truchas would be more in the 16+ mile range.  That's why I wanted to get up closer.  I've already been to North Truchas.   Good to offer the option though.  North Truchas is pre Keith F. Aug 28, 2012 10:00 AM
Truchas Peak Extended Weekend Trip Options - Hi Everyone,   Since we've got a number of vacant spots on this weekend's backpacking trip I thought I'd throw an option out there.  I've gotten a few emails about people wanting to attend but not being able to get Friday off yet not Bob F Aug 28, 2012 8:32 AM
Outdoor Gear Swapping - I have established a facebook group for the purpose of exchanging/selling/buying outdoor gear that people no longer need, whether used or new.  Any gear for hiking, backpacking, skiing, snowshoeing, kayaking, biking, etc. is appropriate.  This is for Keith F. Aug 22, 2012 3:35 PM
Meetup details changed: 14er Fever: Pikes Peak - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/76474842/ When : Friday, Septembe Eric K. Aug 10, 2012 11:01 PM
Meetup details changed: 14er Fever: Shavano & Tabeguache - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/76474372/ When : Wednesday, Septe Eric K. Aug 10, 2012 10:57 PM
Meetup details changed: 14er Fever: Holy Cross - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/76473842/ When : Monday, Septembe Eric K. Aug 10, 2012 10:53 PM
Meetup details changed: 14er Fever: Bierstadt & Evans - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/76473302/ When : Saturday, Septem Eric K. Aug 10, 2012 10:51 PM
Oops, sorry. - I think I sent out a message that was meant for a group of 9 to everyone.  My apologies. Keith F. Jul 26, 2012 6:09 PM
Horseshoe Lake BP Trip Tomorrow - There are 12 of us still signed up (9 with backpacking and 3 with ABQ Hiking Meetup).  I expect carpooling to go something like this: Meet at Target at 9am.  I assume that Sean will not be there as he lives in Santa Fe.  My guest will not be Keith F. Jul 26, 2012 6:06 PM
14'er trip - The 14'er trip is drawing near. My first attempt at opening this trip was a failure. I suppose people don't understand the amount of time it takes to plan a trip like this for a group. So I have closed off the RSVP's. If you want to attend this trip an Derrick Jul 10, 2012 6:06 PM
Fire Restrictions in Cibola NF - Beginning tomorrow, June 1, Stage 1 fire restrictions will be in effect for the Mt. Taylor, Magdalena, Mountainair and Sandia Ranger Districts of the Cibola National Forest. Stage I fire restrictions include:1. Building, maintaining, attendin Keith F. May 31, 2012 10:57 PM
Possible Beatty Flats trip - Hello, I was thinking of adding a trip to Beatty Flats on the weekend of June 8. I am waiting to see if fire restriction start to take shape this weekend. If anyone is interested in going please email me back. If you need info check out the trip we att Derrick May 29, 2012 6:37 PM
Backpacking Trip RSVP's - Hi Everyone,   This is a reminder to please adhere to our RSVP Policy which can be found and read in our Pages section.  Our goal is to allow as many of our members as possible the chance to attend our trips.  With a maximum group s Bob F May 22, 2012 2:02 PM
Meetup details changed: Gila Wilderness - Middle Fork & Little Bear - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/newmexic­obackpackers/events/59719682/ When : Friday, May 25, Keith F. May 21, 2012 9:29 PM
FW: Columbia Sportswear News for your Meetup members! - Bob F Dec 6, 2011 2:33 PM
Trip Dec 16 - 18 - This email is for anyone who might be interested in backpacking or car camping the weekend stated above. I am fresh out of good ideas however. My initial plan was to do last chance canyon but it appears to be closed from the fire that happened ea Derrick Dec 1, 2011 11:27 AM
Re: [backpackers-140] FW: Sponsorship News for your Meetup members! - Eric K. Nov 4, 2011 7:16 PM
Havasupai trip opening - Hey everyone, there is an opening available for the Havasupai trip next week. Please visit the trip page (it's at the top of the main page on the backpacking group site) and see Debbie's comment at the bottom. Just send her an email if you want to go o Jon Nov 4, 2011 5:30 PM

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