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Venturing Crew 222
(Dunedin, Florida)
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"This page is dedicated to those who wish to dream it,
plan it and then do it".
The Scoutmaster, Mr. Mihalinec

"Going to the woods is going home"
-John Muir

"Only by going alone in silence, without baggage, can one truely get into the
heart of the wilderness"
-John Muir

Welcome Backpackers,

This section is going to be dedicated to everything backpacking. From links to websites to you name it. When you find a link that should be here and benefits us, let the webmaster know so he can add it to this page.

Thanks for your assistance in making this the best page on our website,

Mr. Mihalinec
Crew Advisor


Backpacker Magazine:

Backpacker Magazine Fall/Winter 2009 Gear Guide:


Hennessy Hammocks:

Wisemen Trading and Supply Company:


Appalachian Trail Conservancy:

Interactive A.T. Map:

Appalachian Trail Maps and Information:


Florida Trail Association:


Bakepacker (Baking system):

Minibulldesign (Homemade Stove/Baking Equipment):



Adventure foods:

Bakepacker Recipe Ideas:

Honeyville Food Products (Dehydrated Eggs/Food):

Mary Janes Farm (Organic Dried Food Pantry):

LDP Camping Foods:

Egg Store (Dehydrated Eggs):

The Ready Store (dehydrated foods/Meals)

Mountain House Foods

Backpackers Pantry


Silva Tech Stride Calculator

  • Step 1: Find a known distance, on the road, in your yard, or at the local track.
  • Step 2: Manually count, or use your Accelerator watch to count your steps as you walk the known distance at your normal walking pace.
  • Step 3: Repeat Step 2, but this time, do so while running at your normal running pace.
  • Step 4: Enter the know distance, along with your walking and running steps into the Stride Length Calculator.
  • Step 5: Enter the results into your Tech 4o watch (Personal Profile 8 of 10 in your Accelerator watch; Speed and Distance settings mode in your Traileader watch).
To use the stride calcular,

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