I'm pleased to meet you! Another MA instructor and outdoorsy kinda person who lives 15-20 minutes away. 

As I mentioned in your post, there are a couple of Meetup groups local to us in the Western suburbs. Hopefully you'll get a chance to join them and our paths will cross.

 - Rob

“Between every two pine trees there is a door leading to a new way of life.” (John Muir)

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