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Tom

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Gadget

Location:

Chesapeake, VA
Hometown: Toms River, NJ

Member since:

May 25, 2016

Help us to understand the experience level of our members. This will enhance the safety and planning of events. Are you new to backpacking or do you consider yourself an experience backpacker? About how long have you been backpacking?

I am a experienced backpacker. I have been doing it about 10 years

Do you currently have all the equipment you need for a backpacking trip? i.e. backpack, boots, sleeping bag, stove, tent, cooking stuff, clothing, etc. etc., etc.?

Yes and I even have extra sets to lend out to newbies

When was the last time you went backpacking? Where did you go? How many nights were you on the trail?

I went last month, I try to go at least 1x a month. I hiked along the AT for a loop, stayed 1 night.

What is the longest backpacking trip you have been on (number of days/nights)? Where?

2 weeks in the south desert of California.

Do you know how to read a topographic map? Do you own and know how to use a compass? Do you own and know how to use a GPS?

Yes to all 3

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