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Michelle M.


New Orleans, LA
Hometown: New Orleans

Member since:

July 31, 2013

What activities or events would you like to see the group offer?

Hiking, camping, backpacking, canoe trips, etc. - some kid-friendly and some for adults.

What is your occupation? Area of study? (if applicable) Dream job? (money aside)

Occupation: environmental scientist; Area of study: environmental science and education; Dream job: Interpretive National Park Ranger

What are you a nerd about? (Interests/Hobbies)

Nutrition and health; vegan cooking; vegan issues; gentle parenting; environmental science topics; alternative medicine

What are your favorite places to camp or hike or to be active outdoors?

Big Bend National Park, the Colorado Rockies, the Sierras, the Smokies, really anywhere in the back country; also the beach

How did you become interested in the outdoors?

I went on my first backpacking trip in Big Bend NP several years ago. Changed my life.


I love being outdoors, hiking, backpacking, camping, paddling, observing the natural world, etc. I have a two young boys and want to introduce them to this. Want to meet others with similar interests.

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