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Re: [pct-l] which trail is harder
- Subject: Re: [pct-l] which trail is harder
- From: Bighummel@aol.com
- Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2000 20:11:35 EDT
<< But even so, some 70 - 85 percent of potential thru-hikers fail to finish
the AT -- the completion rate on the PCT is much higher >>
Huh? Where do you get your figures from? I have heard that the completion
percentage on the AT is much higher than the 25 to 30% you suggest here (what
are my sources? I don't know). And the PCT completion rate much higher than
this? It is a rare year when this many complete in my understanding and
Which is harder? Who cares? Anyone who does, should go out and hike all
three and then decide for themselves (and keep it to themselves, because
nobody else gives a rats ass).
The testosterone is flowing again on this list. Monte, aren't you in charge
of keeping this in check?
Go out and hike and STAY OUT!
Greg "Strider" Hummel . . . who is stuck inside ;-(
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