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[ft-l] Cold weather hiking questions
So where are you hiking again? the Yukon?
As long as the sun is shining, you will be OK. If you're chilly, move to a
sunny area, preferably out of the wind. You'll warm right up. And once you
get walking, you will warm up indeed.
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> Ok, here's the plan:
> Clothing (top) - Long underwear, fleece pullover and fleece lined Gortex
> parka with hood and a balakava. (bottom) - pantyhose (or tights, thicker
> not as itchy) long underwear, fleece leggings and rainpants. Thick,
> Smartwool socks and Vasque Hiker hiking boots. I'm borrowing fleece lined
> I'm going to take extra hot food and jello, and lots of hot chocolate and
> mocha cappuchino mixes. I have a Sierra Designs 15 degree bag. Should I
> a liner for the bag?
> I really think I'll be ok. I day hiked in 12 degree weather last
> in jeans and sneakers and the above mentioned parka.
> Any last suggestions?
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