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Re: [at-l] Normad Trip Report



So what was the tent?

- Gary from fairfax

David Hicks wrote:

> Just got back from a two nighter in the new tent in very adverse weather --
> rain and high winds Friday night, snow and high winds Saturday night.  We
> were working at the Chestnut Ridge area of SW VA (Section 38) -- exposed at
> 4,409 feet.
>
> I was one of the few folk that stayed dry and warm.  Most of the other
> tenters got wet Friday and bugged out Saturday morning.  Even some of the
> folk in the shelter got wet and bugged out; and it is a four-sided stone w/
> a medal roof structure.
>
> A bit of flapping and related problems in the high winds, but the bottom
> line was that I stay dry & warm.
>
> Chainsaw
>
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