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#147873 - 09/08/08 03:02 AM ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread
Blast Offline
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Registered: 07/15/02
Posts: 3560
Loc: Spring, Texas
In the 32oz Nalgene bottle contest thread the idea for an ETS gathering was brought up. So let's see what people think. Start off by suggesting your top three states for this bangmoot and and the number of nights you could spend there.

My Choices of states:
1. New Mexico
2. Colorado
3. Arizona

Number of nights at the event (not including travel time):
two for sure, maybe three.

I didn't pick Texas because there isn't actually much open public land here, we'd have to meet at someone's property. I'm pretty much open to anywhere though.

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#147875 - 09/08/08 03:32 AM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: Blast]
dweste Offline

Registered: 02/16/08
Posts: 2463
Loc: Central California
1. Nevada
2. Arizona
3. Oregon

2 nights

#147894 - 09/08/08 11:21 AM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: dweste]
Nishnabotna Offline
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Registered: 12/31/07
Posts: 512
Loc: Nebraska
Even I would try to make it to something like that.
(But you guys would have to promise not to hit me :p)

#147898 - 09/08/08 12:25 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: Nishnabotna]
ScouterMan Offline

Registered: 08/19/07
Posts: 65
Loc: Massachusetts, USA
I'm planning a trip to the Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico next year, so that would be my choice. Otherwise, Massachusetts is a little out of the way for most people.

2 days.

#147901 - 09/08/08 12:46 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: ScouterMan]
kd7fqd Offline

Registered: 08/07/05
Posts: 359
Loc: Saratoga Springs,Utah,USA
Arizona is where ETS is "headquartered" so, either there or New Mexico

3 days for us

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#147906 - 09/08/08 01:11 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: kd7fqd]
OldBaldGuy Offline

Registered: 09/30/01
Posts: 5695
Loc: Former AFB in CA, recouping fr...
Arizona would be good, Nevada too, maybe even Wyoming, which is something like 85% public land...

#147915 - 09/08/08 02:10 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: OldBaldGuy]
benjammin Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 02/06/04
Posts: 4018
Loc: Anchorage AK
1. Colorado
2. New Mexico
3. Arizona

2 days
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.
-- Herbert Spencer, English Philosopher (1820-1903)

#147920 - 09/08/08 02:22 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: benjammin]
jshannon Offline

Registered: 02/02/03
Posts: 584
Loc: North Texas
Y'all should all show up at Doug's house?..lol...kidding.

#147943 - 09/08/08 04:28 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: Blast]
Jeff_M Offline

Registered: 07/18/07
Posts: 665
Loc: Northwest Florida
I could probably do a full weekend - 2 nights/3 days.


#147952 - 09/08/08 05:32 PM Re: ETS 2009 Spring Meetup Thread [Re: Jeff_M]
thseng Offline
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Registered: 03/24/06
Posts: 899
Loc: NW NJ
Honey, can I go halfway across the country to spend a fews days in the woods with a bunch of strange men I met on the internet? What's that? You break up when you yell into the phone that loud... oh, ok... Yes Dear.
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