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Looking for backpackers - California's Central Coast

Hey everyone!

My name is Arren and I love to go backpacking. I live in Santa Maria, and I often make the drive to go backpacking in the Eastern and Western Sierra Nevadas south of Yosemite. I'm talking Sequoia Nat'l Park, Ansel Adams / John Muir Wilderness, and areas further south. I also hit the Ventana Wilderness and Figueroa Mountains every now and then.

My friends and I have busy schedules and they don't align often. Although I take my friends backpacking when I can, I usually go alone. I'd love to find a small group of passionate backpackers living on the central coast who'd be willing to hit the aforementioned areas, for 2-3 days at a time, once or twice a month. How would I find a group like this? Are you personally interested in connecting?


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Have you tried Girls that Hike on Facebook?



Hey! This was posted a year ago so I'm not sure if you're still looking for a partner. I'm new to the area and would be glad to connect with someone who enjoys hiking/ camping/ backpacking