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Re: Callouses ,Blisters and other Sensitive things

On Mon, 1 Apr 1996 MrJoelSapp@aol.com wrote:

> Hello All,
> Has anyone heard about developing callouses on your feet BEFORE a big hike
> like the AT ? Thick callouses on your feet would help resist "hot spots" and
> "blisters".I have been involved w marital art and there is method for
> increasing the thickness of callouses on ones feet. Either a person walks on
> hay for so long during the day .... or a his feet are wacked with a handful
> of hay.

The BIG callouses on my feet are what hurt the most. I have to moleskin 
'em. These are along the inside of my big toe and ball of the foot (sorry 
'bout that graphic illustration.) My $.02 on that...