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[at-l] the 'rules' - Pot (Trolling)
- Subject: [at-l] the 'rules' - Pot (Trolling)
- From: stephensadams at hotmail.com (Steve Adams)
- Date: Mon Apr 18 13:55:14 2005
The Old RidgRunner,
Reference your post, dated 04-18-05, ?In my humble opinion the AT is not
really wilderness, even in the politically designated ?Wilderness Areas.? "
It seems to me, if a trail runs through it, it has lost its ?wilderness?
I prefer to think, somewhat illogically, of hiking on the AT as a
?wilderness experience? to pacify those who like to think of it is a
wilderness. ?Wildness? is probably a more appropriate term. When I hike in
the Shanandoah National Park, I just tell people, "I went for a walk in the
It?s something like claiming you?ve been with lions, elephant, tigers and
constricting snakes when all you did was visit the zoo.