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Karen E.


Las Cruces, NM

Member since:

July 9, 2012

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

Gregory Jade 50, Gregory Diva 70, Osprey Ariel 65 Depends on the backpack trip.

I enjoy backpacking because?

The sights, sounds and smell are like nothing you will ever find in the city. Once you are off the beaten path it is as if you are the only one there.

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


My favorite place to backpack & hike in NM is?

No answer yet

My favorite piece of gear is?

No answer yet


I am from Las Cruces. Love the outdoors and backpacking is the next step to hiking. Have some backpacking under my belt but I do not know this area so joining others with the same interest seemed like a great idea.

What Karen E. is saying about this Meetup Group

People friendly even the 4 legged ones. Had a blast come join and experience being with people who feel the same about the outdoors as you do.


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