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Strider....Re: Whites Weather

> Not I... I adopted "Strider" after last summers hike in Pensy-prior to that
> "Hay Seed" was my trail name.  Haven't heard of any other Strider's before.
> I took the name from Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings."  One of the main
> characters, Aragorn, has a trail name too- Strider.  :-)
> Matt  Holmes                       "A penny will hide the biggest star in
> the sky
> 'Strider'                                    if you hold it close enough to
> your eye."
> holmess@ufrsd.k12.nj.us                           --Samuel Grafton
Hello there Strider,
My husband, who thru-hiked in 94 has the trail name strider, taken also 
from the same Tolkien as you! I have heard of one or two other "striders" 
i think it is a great trail name. He is thinking of becoming shambling 
strider for our thru-hike in 98........