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[ft-l] Cold weather hiking questions


Absolutely! I've heard that you lose 15% of your body heat through your
head. For those of us with no natural insulation up there it's probably
even more. :-P


At 12:13 PM 1/13/2003 -0500, you wrote:
>To all of the other excellent suggestions, I'd add a hat - a warm one that
>covers your ears.  You lose a tremendous amount of body heat through your
>so covering it really helps.  Wear it while sleeping, too.
>To the hypothermia symptoms, add drowsiness.
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