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Re: [at-l] 5-6 day hike in VA

Bruce A. Waldrop wrote:
> Hello everybody!
> My name is Bruce -- long time lurker, first time writer.  First of all, I
> have very much enjoyed reading the posts on this list -- full of great
> information, opinions, and humor.  I am a pharmacist and graduate student at
> the University of Kentucky, 

Well, Bruce, being from Indiana, you know I'm biting my tongue to not say 
all the UK stuff I'm supposed to ;)  

 I am planning a
> 5-6 day hike the second week of October, and wanted to do a different
> section of the AT.   Could anybody out there offer a (few)
> suggestion(s) for a decent hike?  I usually average 10-12 mi/day.

I always answer this question the same way: Mount Rogers area. There are 
several ways to get a good 5-6 day hike in and still cover Rogers and 
Grayson Highlands. Plus, you might meet Janet Holmes and her ne'er do 
well husband, Mick, er Mark. (One Hoosier to another)


Now with FICTION!!! http://members.tripod.com/~Felixhikes/index.html

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