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Tour de Mont Blanc
Date: Region: International Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Chamonix, AL FR
Fellow Go Members - I am planning for summer 2018!!
I will be posting a self guided trip for the Tour de Mont Blanc departing from Chamonix France in August of 2018. I am in the early stages of planning and will soon ha.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Robert.L
Date: Region: South Atlantic Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Vitambi Springs,
Vitambi Springs is a huge place and it is very interesting. There is very many nooks and crannies of the campground that are worth exploring. After breakfast on Sunday morning let's take a hike and check it out. This will not be very strenuous.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by shredmann61
SKI WACHUSETTS NIGHTS
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Downhill Ski/Board Place: Princeton , MA
SKIING WACHUSETT MT. RECREATIONAL SKIING
FRIDAY DEC 15th Wachusetts Mt for NIGHT skiing.
Skiing * Food * New Friends.......as good as it gets.
posted by men4men
Boston Gear and Beer Crawl
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Social Event Place: Boston, NH
April is the month many of us start thinking about upgrading our clothing and gear for the upcoming hiking and backpacking season!
Would anyone be interested spending a couple of hours on a Saturday night visiting various outdoor g.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by Gandalf
Backpacking in Grand Gulch
Date: Region: Mountain States Activity Type: Backpacking Place: Fry Canyon, UT
I do a 4-5 day, 50 mile backpacking trip in southern Utah every spring. This time, the plan is to hike Grand Gulch, a large canyon system featuring one of the richest collections of Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings and rock art in the southwest. .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Hi Shawn, great idea for a backpack, I could do in February, but March I can't. Great idea though. I'm going to 'like' it! And thank you for the idea. Pete
Hey, Zak, I hadn't noticed that it didn't post the date I entered...this site seems to have some quirks with mobile phone access. Anyway, I'm leaving on the 23rd of March. My return date is open-ended, as long as I show up for work on April 2nd. As far as length, it's limited by the small number of access points to the canyon, and the need to keep advancing to the next available water source.
posted by Mountainrabbit
Christmas holiday hike
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Social Event Place: Boston, MA
I am always looking for alternative things to do, like a hike or get together Christmas day or Christmas Eve because my familiy its hundreds of miles away and I am gay and single.I live in the Boston area, but wondering if anyone wants to go for a.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by piscesnaturelover
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Social Event Place: Hartford, CT
I would like to organize a Holiday Social in Connecticut, Flying Monkey at Brainard Field in Hartford. It is difficult for me to get to Boston or New Hampshire for a GO soical so thought that if enough intereest we could organize something.&.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by swimfit
Langtang Trek in Nepal
Date: Region: International Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Kathmandu, - NP
In April 2018 I am going on a trekking trip to Nepal the Langtang Trek. I was in Nepal in 2015, but my trip was cut short. On April 23, 2015, we left the Everest Base Camp, just two days before the earthquake, and on April 25 we were a.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by fliszta23
Date: Region: - Regions - Activity Type: Camping Place: Crampton, NH
Branch broke campground is still open and the weather is suppose to be warm this weekend. Any body interested in doing some camping and a intermediate hike near by like welsh dicky. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by umocintegra
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: San Diego , CA
Anyone know of any cool waterfall hikes in socal??>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
The santa cruz trail also has some great views and also river camping with day hikes for people that don't want to go to the backcountry. In the SB front country there is also the seven falls trail, folks can branch off to do cathedral peak (bring a rope for the top for those who aren't mountain goats) and there can be swimming holes. Would need to be in spring though for either of those to have waterfalls. Was just back in Manzana last weekend and the creeks are bone dry.
There are also smaller falls up the Santa Cruz Trail near the Santa Inez River just north of Santa Barbara off Hwy. 154 (Oso Creek through Upper Oso Campground). In Southern California, the waterfalls flow more in the late winter and early spring in conjunction with rainy season. I'm all in.
posted by Shawn1982
Hiking off Highway 395 by Mammoth
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Camping Place: Mammoth, CA
June lake or convict lake hike and camping, tent gear, day hikes, naked nights, fishing, hiking, some recreational things, just explore the Mammoth area.
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posted by Jobro4bro
Road Cycling On the Coast
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Road Cycling Place: Portland, ME
Interested in developing a road cylcing ride event for those that live on the coast from New Hampsire to Maine.>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I live in southern NH and would definitely be interested - date and length dependent. If less than 25 miles, that would be great. Lots of commitments and tentative plans coming up so date would definitely play a factor. Look forward to hearing more!!!!
I'd be interested too, if my school schedule allowed me to get away. Ideally, this kind of trip would suit me better in the summer, but that might be an incentive to do it again - and maybe make it an annual event.
posted by Joeinmaine
Hammock Camping in Green Mountain VT
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Backpacking Place: Weston, VT
Hello Fellow Outdoorsmen:
I am planning a trip to Weston, VT on August 28 to see a friend perform at the Weston Playhouse. From there, I plan to backpack hike and hammock camp in the nearby Green Mountain National Forest for two or three.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I live on the Maine coast but have a vacation home in Andover, Vermont which is right next door to Weston. I'm not sure of gay places, except as Mike mentioned down at Rock River. But generally speaking almost everyone is gay friendly in the area. I have hiked a few of the mountains in that area, but have lots more to explore. Have fun, great area to visit!
Hi, Not sure how far you'll be from Brattleboro, but there's a gay swimming hole at Rock River that's clothing optional. Check it out if you have time and are within close proximity. Mike
posted by randallred
Total solar eclipse
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Spectator Event Place: Rodeo, CA
Anyone interested in viewing the total eclipse occurring in Oregon?
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Eclipse is early Monday the 21st....I've been told it would be best to get settled there at least a day or two before because of the difficulty of finding a place to set up and the possibility of major traffic jams.
Great idea....and I have attempted to plan it with various friends for months. Reality is it is in a week....and flights into the area are booked solid and campgrounds are full. If you have a place secured in the path of totality, and one that is in the dry part of Oregon or Idaho or Wyoming, I would be interested.
posted by rpchin
Jennie and Weaver Lake Backpacking Trip
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Backpacking Place: Woodlake-Three Rivers, CA
I am proposing a 3 day - 2 night backpacking trip to Jennie and Weaver Lake - come this end of August. I will actually be heading there; however, would like to see if anyone else is interested in coming along!
We wil.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
That would be right up my alley. I've been to beautiful Jennie Lakes with Great Outdoors LA on a day hike and thought 'why don't we camp here for a night'. However I am leaving for Europe next week and will stay 4 months, it will be November when I get back. I backpack usually in Yosemite, but it would be so nice to do this trip to Jennie Lakes Wilderness. Pete Abbott San Francisco
posted by John455
rock river gay nude swimming hole in vt
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Swim/Sunbathe Place: newfane , VT
anyone interested in going can transport three guys from around the waterbury ct area.>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by jerryabc
Deep creek hot springs overnight trip
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Camping Place: Hemet, CA
I'm heading to deep creek hot springs for an overnight camping trip. Does anyone want to come along? I'll be spending some alone hiking time but would also love to hang and chat in the hot springs with new friends. This will be a BYO.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by DodgerJim
Wonder Lakes - Eastern Sierras
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Hiking/Walk Place: Bishop, CA
Howdy all, a few of us will meet Friday evening, July 28th in Bishop, CA and will hike Saturday and Sunday nearby. Saturday will be Wonder Lakes, which is about 10 miles RT. Sunday is to be determined. We have lodgings to share .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Summer Skiing Squaw Valley
Date: Region: California/Hawaii Activity Type: Downhill Ski/Board Place: Bay Area / Tahoe, CA
Anybody interested in skiing Squaw Valley? Snow is still quite decent & it's at the top. Hrs now 8:30-2pm. This weekend June 24/25, July 1-4th. July 3rd: Fireworks & bands, tailgating. Other days possible. Lots of things going on. Would be good to .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by rpchin
kayak in camping trip
Date: Region: North Central - East Activity Type: Kayaking/Canoeing Place: lake Saranak NY or green river reservoir VT,
I'm looking for a Kayak in to camp buddy/buddies for kayak/camping trips lasting one to two weeks. I've kayaked/camped all over and it is a great experience for water lovers. Upper pennisula mich. to green river reservoir VT, Lake Saranac .. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
Sounds like a very interesting trip and depending on the time of year, I'd be willing to drive to VT or NY to go kayaking for a week. Keep me in the loop
Long weekend better for me, can't do a whole week. GO had a similar trip at saranac lake a few years ago, that was a great trip
posted by sdenster
Ipswitch river kayaking?
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Kayaking/Canoeing Place: Ipswitch, MA
With the spring rains, it looks like the rivers in New England will be running at decent levels into the summer. Anyone interested in some local (New England) river kayaking?>>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
posted by wwilkening
maine trip to secluded cabin
Date: Region: New England Activity Type: Other Place: WALPOLE, MA
heading up to a cabin in north central maine injuly. looking for 3 guys to join me. there is a nice lake for canoeing, kayaking, fishing. lots of trails to hike, or dirt bike, or atv. it is secluded, no cell phone recption,.. >>Read More and View "Who Likes It"
I would be very interested in this trip. Please me on the details etc.
Participation limited to 4 (?) seems to imply exclusivity Surely a leader's prerogative, is it ntentional? I like the idea if more are welcome. It would seem there is room for more in the Canon. 2nd half of July woulb be fine for me. Thanks, Luciano
posted by thandedsw
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"
This would be a standard mixed gender cruise and our gay outdoor members would go as a group.
- I have an on the potential adventure cruise for Sept/October 2018. Our members agents, Lakeguys, just returned from this same cruise two weeks ago and the temperature was very hot, to the point that hiking, kayaking, etc. was uncomfortable. So, they offered a few suggestions. Move the western Caribbean cruise to the beginning of December when the weather is not so stiffling or consider a trip to Bermuda that sails out of a New England port in September. What do you think?
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"
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"
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