"I'm interested in backpacking but don't know where to start. I don't have any gear, anyone to hike with, and don't know where to go. Please help!"This article will focus on finding someone to hike with. By hiking with other people, you can ask questions about hiking and backpacking, gaining knowledge to make you more prepared for hiking and backpacking.
I am by no means an expert, but I possess a passion for the woods. When I was 11, while other girls played with dolls, I pretended to be lost in the woods, making sassafras tea to "survive." Living in Colorado at the age of 12, our church took some kids to Breckenridge to climb mountains, where I bagged my first "fourteener."
|Mt. Quandary, Colorado. My First Mountain, 1980.|