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Overview

  • 11 References 5 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 31, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Masters in Conservation Biology
  • From Canandaigua, NY, USA
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.

ABOUT ME

Hmm, well, I'm obsessed with hiking and backpacking. It is my life and consumes my career and free time. I'm an environmentalist, a naturalist, and a conservationist, and can get kinda carried away with it sometimes. Also I absolutely love good beer and going to as many breweries as possible is critical. I'm hoping to meet some great people while I'm out and about, and learn what I can from them, and share stories and good times.

PHILOSOPHY

"What is the purpose of the giant sequoia tree? The purpose of the giant sequoia tree is to provide shade for the tiny titmouse." - Edward Abbey

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I host and surf whenever I can!

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I've hosted and surfed and its excellent!

Interests

Hiking. Backpacking. Cool Cities. Good People. Good Beer.

  • cats
  • beer
  • hiking
  • backpacking

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC: Willie Nelson, Hank 3, Waylon Jenning, Patsy Cline, Alice in Chains.

BOOKS: Edward Abbey, George RR Martin, Daniel Quinn, Harry Potter, Tolkien.

MOVIES: Life Aquatic, Big Lebowski, & The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I hiked the John Muir Trail in July 2014. 220 miles over 21 days of pure heaven.

Teach, Learn, Share

Enthusiasm, nature stuff, and great cat videos.

Countries I’ve Visited

Canada, Mexico, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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