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Date: Region: Midwest Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Akron, OH
Looking to set up some regular weekly hikes around NEO and the CVNP. Thinking Monday or Thursday evenings. Just a chance to get out during the work week. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by tobeme2
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Weekend Trip Place: Rangeley Lakes Region, ME
Looking for guys interested in spending a couple days at a wilderness camp in the Maine North Woods camping, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, skinny dipping, 4 wheeling, exploring, cookouts and beer.>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I am with LikingOutdoors. July or August would work best in terms of the weather. Where in the North Woods are you thinking? Moosehead Lake area?
This sounds like this would be as fun trip. Depending upon the date I would attend and all sounds good although I probably would not bring my 4 wheeler. Perhaps July or August would be best weather wise time for such a trip.
posted by cormyr
Dirt road Mountain biking
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Mountain Biking Place: Lynn, MA
This trip idea is for you who likes to ride your montain bike in dirt roads and no looking to climb rocky hills and not looking to ride 50miles in one day.
This is an easy ride, pace and distance is up to the group riding together... >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Definitely interested, but definitely out-of-shape as well, so that easy pace easy distance aspect sounds good. I wouldn't want to slow others down. If there are places for me to rest out as others continue rocking some sterner stuff, I'd come too. Can't do early May, but otherwise my schedule is open.
I'm interested, Just avoid too strenuous terrain.
posted by kmx2251
Lake Wales Ridge Camping
Date: Region: South Atlantic Activity Type: Camping Place: Frostproof, FL
I am planning a hiking/primitive camping trip in the Arbuckle Tract/Lake Wales Ridge State Forest - along Lake Arbuckle's southeastern shore. There are 5 primitive campsites (each with a fire pit and a picnic table) beautifully positioned in t.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Mrwritenow
Backpacking - New Mexico, USA
Date: Region: Southwest Activity Type: Backpacking Place: Santa Fe, NM
Exact backpacking trip to be decided -- but will likely be within 150 mile radius of Santa Fe or Albuquerque, and will draw on folks from within this part of New Mexico ond beyond.
We imagine at least a weekend -- Saturday and Sund.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
What? I was sure I had posted an approximate date for this. I was thinking of starting on a Saturday in the middle or toward the end of June. But July or August would be fine, too, and we should decide on a date on the basis of scheduling availability on the part of interested guys.
PS - The proposed date-of-start is approximate and flexible. Those who are serious about committing to this event will finalize all details in conversation.
posted by JRiverMartin
Date: Region: International Activity Type: Other Place: Western Caribbean, MX
Any interest in an adventure cruise? Zip lining in Belize, swimming with dolphins in Cozumel, hiking through Mayan ruins in Costa Maya and a rain forest adventure in Roatan? Tony (kayakhike) and I are looking for interest in a 7 day cr.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Pipester
Date: Region: Mountain States Activity Type: Downhill Ski/Board Place: Breckenridge, CO
My partner and I are going to be at Breckenridge Saturday and Sunday, this February 25-26, 2017 and we're wondering if there are others interested in joining us.>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by vadheim
Joshua Tree Day Hike
Date: Region: Southwest Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Twentynine Palms, CA
I will be driving from Phoenix to LA, leaving Phoenix Friday afternoon, March 10. My plan is to stay in Palm Springs Friday and Saturday and to hike in Joshua Tree Saturday. I will post details of the hike this wee.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Richardg
Leisurely Bicycling in New Hope, PA
Date: Region: Pennsylvania/New Jersey Activity Type: Road Cycling Place: New Hope, PA
Dear Group Members, I would like to learn who would be interested in going bike riding in New Hope, PA. I will plan this event when the weather becomes warmer. There are numerous two paths to bike along. &.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Tommynyc
Tough Mudder Northeast
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Other Place: Loudon, NH
Tough Mudder is an ~11 mile obstacle course, 24 obstacles, strenuous to extreme depending on how fast you go. I have done 4 Tough Mudders, but this is my first time signed up to do Northeast. Best is to make a weekend of it. Event deta.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Hey, I think it's a great idea. At 50+1 I think that it would be a fun time. I would be willing to challenge my body so would my husband. It's definitely a great idea. What are the dates?
Hi Dr. Bob, Thanks for the invite! This is not a wuss event. It's tempting if only because you're a Doctor and I know you'll accompany me in the ambulance as we race to the nearest hospital :-) Let me make my final arrangements and I'll be right back to you! Please don't be mad...I just couldn't resist haha. Wishing you a really great time and lots of fellow mudders!! Zak
posted by DrBob
Tough Mudder New England
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Other Place: West Dover, VT
Tough Mudder is a ~11 mile obstacle course, crazy fun, not for the faint of heart! It can take anywhere from 4 to 6 hours to complete, depending on how fast one goes. The event can be found at the website ToughMudder.com. I have .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by DrBob
Squam Lake Camping
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Camping Place: Holderness, NH
Happy New Year All, I am considering booking the group site on Squam Lake again for August 2017. Please reply if you would be interested. We had a blast last year. Cheers, Richard>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Richardg
Date: Region: Pacific Northwest/Alaska Activity Type: Backpacking Place: Mount Rainier, WA
After hiking the JMT last year, i'm planning to hike the Wonderland Trail in Mount Rainier National Park in WA this summer.
Others welcome to join :)>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by onyourradar
Shore hike and Morse Mountain
Date: 10/30/2016 Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Phippsburgh, ME
Morse Mountain to the ocean is a 4mile (roundtrip) hike thru forest, and marsh maintained by Bates College to a sandy ocean beach. Its easy hiking with great views along the way. We would meet in Bath,Maine and carpool the 10 miles sou.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Thailand
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Bethinham, NH
As a University of Massachusetts Amherst outing club. I have access to a cool cabin in Bethlehem New Hampshire. Bethlehem is near countless great hikes in northern New Hampshire and Vermont. The cabin has a gas stove for cooking and ga.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I unfortunately can't make this weekend, but this would be up my alley, as I'm a four-season hiker and would appreciate a warm place to stay sometimes, over a frigid Mahoosuc-style, higher-altitude shelter!
Sounds like fun! Don't mind of there's snow or not, still can enjoy the north country!
posted by umocintegra
Stowe, VT GAY SKI WEEK 2017
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Downhill Ski/Board Place: Stowe , VT
So I've never been to a Gay Ski Week, there's little info available so far on this years' Stowe, VT version, currently scheduled for 1/18 - 1/23/17. Has anyone ever been? Anyone have more info on it? Maybe get a group together for some.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
My partner and I have been to Winter Rendezvous and had a great time. I'd highly recommend it.
I've never been either, but certainly have heard good things about it over the years. I certainly would like to go with a group = maybe even find some decent lodging group prices. Thanks for getting this idea started - you beat me to it!
posted by otherportland
Camping and/or trekking
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Camping Place: Boston area, MA
Hi, I'm flying to Boston on the 2nd of october till the 6th of october, and I would like to plan a trip somewhere in the area to trekk, camp, maybe canoe and enjoy the nature. Maybe we can plan a trip of 3 days or only a day trip, but I surely.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
One easy and convenient option is to camp out on one of the Boston Harbor Islands. http://www.bostonharborislands.org/campground-reservations They are beautiful, and some are right near the beach. Check it out. Will you be bringing camping gear?
I'm interested in a day trip, but need to know the date to see if I can get off work. I have a canoe to share (kayak too), but we;d need to stay with salt bays/marshes or the larger rivers (i,e, Pemi, Saco) due to the draught. Also interested in a moderate day. Let me know
posted by madnize
Fish Creek Pond Campground.
Date: Region: New York Activity Type: Other Place: Saranac Lake, , NY
Go online and go to Fish Creek Pond Campgroud, for direction. There is so much to do, bring you fishing pole, bike, canoe. Stay for one night or 2 or 3. I will be there Sept. 1st - Sept. 3rd. So many ponds to fish/paddle. I will be brook trout fis.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by small4inch
Mexican Riviera Cycling Cruise
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Road Cycling Place: San Pedro, CA
So my idea is to find a weeklong cruise that typically has 3 ports. At each port we organize a group bike ride in place of the expensive ship excursions. Stop for lunch somewhere and end with Happy Hour somewhere in Mexico and board ba.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Another easier version... although it doesn't include food or sleeping accomodations, is taking the train up the coast and picking a few California, Oregon, or Washington areas to ride.
I'm totally open to suggestions. My thought was for it to be more leisurely and easy pace. If more experienced riders want to go it can be a faster pace, more distance... just being sure to leave enough time to be sure you don't miss the boat. But slower, more leisurely so you get to enjoy the cities we are visiting could be nice too. Since people might be interested... maybe I'll start looking into dates and prices and stuff.
posted by JaseinOC
Kayak paddling class(es) at Natahala out
Date: Region: South Atlantic Activity Type: Kayaking/Canoeing Place: Bryson city, NC
Looking for a couple of guys who want to take a weekend class in whitewater kayaking, advanced beginner or intermediate.
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Hey that sounds awesome! It would be beginner for me cause I've never kayaked?? Have done a fair amount of whitewater canoeing.
Great Idea, I taught both ww kayaking and canoeing up here in New England for many years. Even if you never use those skills on ww, they make flat-water paddling infinitely easier and if you ever get into sea kayaking those old ww skills are indispensable! Without a "high brace" for example, forget being able to launch and land in surf easily and safely and the same goes for learning to control a kayak with your knees. Just wish you were doing this up here because I would certainly help out.
posted by shambhala802
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Social Event Place: Newfield , ME
We would like to host a Mexican themed social evening for 20 gay men at our house! Margaritas, chips, salsa, guacamole will be provided, otherwise BYOB. No fees, just music and laughter. 7pm to 11pm.
Purpose is to meet local GO members, bu.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Great idea. Has it been confirmed yet? Since its been mentioned there is room for tent I would be traveling from Boston area, would love to bring my tent and bike. Maybe explore the area a little bit next day? May I suggest Saturday eve/night?
Has this happened yet? Sounds fun
posted by Chaston
Utah Nation Parks
Date: Region: Mountain States Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Albuquerque, NM
Drive up on Monday morningand find campsit in Bryce Canyon, tour it the following dayand 1/2 then move to Zion Narrows and hike/tour it for another day an half. Not sure how much time will be needed in these areas but i wan to be sure to see as mu.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Date will be July 16 if it is a go.
Sounds like a good trip. Less peolple travelling during the week, great idea. Free any time after June. Been to both to Bryce and Zion. Would enjoying going camping again. Let's stay in contact and plan a trip or even go for a hike.
posted by Dshorts
Spring Skiing Squaw Valley
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Downhill Ski/Board Place: Olympic Valley, CA
Memorial weekend skiing! Sat thru Monday, May 30th.
$19 ticket presenting a season pass from another resort. Free skiing if you get next year's season pass.
Coverage still quite good on top. Siberia, Gold Coast, Big Blue, S.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by rpchin
Cycle the FL Keys Overseas Heritage Trai
Date: Region: South Atlantic Activity Type: Vacation Trip Place: Los Angeles, CA
Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail Cycling trip: 106 miles, 37 bridges! From Key Largo to Key West.
July 11-15, 2016 (Monday-Friday)
Fly into Miami on Monday, July 11th; Airport pickup .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
That's terrific. We should do a couple things to get started. 1) We should figure out flights and hammer something down soon before they start to get more expensive; 2) We should reserve a room for the night we arrive; 3) We should reserve bikes & panniers. Once we do that, I can provide more details and can get this posted as an event, and not just an idea. I'll send you a PM with my number.
I like it. I should be saving money but I actually am off work those 4 days. I haven't been riding since my last century ride in the fall... but 30-ish miles in an all flat environment is doable. So I'm interested. Jase, Orange County, CA
posted by OutdoorsyDude
Apalachicola River Canoe Trip
Date: Region: South Atlantic Activity Type: Kayaking/Canoeing Place: Apalachicola, FL
Looking for a canoeing buddy or group that would like to canoe down the river this week, preferably Wed or Friday. I went down last year and got some great pictures, and would like to do it again.>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I was going to rent a canoe from Apalachicola Maritime Museum. They do a dropoff upstream where you can cut across and go down the St. Marks to the bay. They only offer canoes and sit on top kayaks, which is hard to manage with a dslr (camera and lenses).
Hey bud. I live about 40 min from there. Give me a holler with more details. On vacation this week so might be interested ??
posted by David_TN
Naked Camping in L.A. or O.C. area
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Camping Place: Westminster, CA
Our little group is looking for a nice spot in a National Forest in or near L.A. or Orange Counties (IE: San Bernardino OK) that's a bit secluded but hopefully not too hard to access... And hopefully fairly close to some modern plumbing,.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by BAMEN