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[pct-l] RE: Bug Repellent
I tried the Picaridin stuff last night (yard work after sundown). NO SMELL!
(Fritoes or otherwise) It was hard to believe I was applying bug juice. I
was particularly impressed by its apparent ability to repel gnats & small
biting flies which we have in abundance (a neighbor breeds, of all things,
YAKS - but I wouldn't trade that for a nice, neat suburban neighborhood
without the flies...). The small spray bottle to be reasonably priced for a
new product - about $3.50 at Adventure 16.
The real trials for this product, of course, will be against the Sierra
slender-winged butterflies :)
Christine "Ceanothus" Kudija
PCT partially '94
Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached its top. Then
you will know how low it was.