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Jim S

Assistant Organizer


Ferndale, MI
Hometown: Royal Oak, MI

Member since:

October 3, 2008


What is your current backpacking experience?

Because of over two years of experience with this group, my backpacking experience is now pretty solid. No weekend trip would scare me, but I'm still not sure if I'm ready for a week long, 80 mile trip. Maybe next year.

Do you own a backpack, sleeping bag and tent?

Not a hiking-into-the-woods-with-everything-you-need -to-survive kind of backpack, just the living-out-of-for-three-weeks-in-Eastern-Europe kind. I have all the other camping stuff, and I really want to use it again.

What's your favorite place to camp in Michigan?

Sleeping Bear Dunes.

What types of outdoor activities are you especially looking to do?

Hiking, biking, camping, skiing, skating, almost all sports, and who knows what else? Footbag?


After just two events, I'm starting to think this group could have a profound effect on my my life. I'll know more in six months. -- I wrote that over 2 years ago. is one of the two greatest things in my life, and it all started here!

What Jim S is saying about this Meetup Group

Cause we're awesome, of course!

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