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Re: [pct-l] Re: mountain bike/PCT

In a message dated 98-02-11 08:39:42 EST, bluesky@Rt66.com writes:

<< I do find $150/day to be rather expensive when the accommodations have to
be carried on one's back. Consider that you could go on a "fully supported"
cruise, with food and permits paid, for the same amount.  :)  But a lot less
satisfaction...  :)  >>

Does anyone know if this trip was supported with pack animals? I'd hate to pay
$3,000 AND carry a heavy pack. 

I suppose the people that offered these trips might have paid more since it
was a commercial venture, but in 1996, the permit for the entire JMT was $3
per person.

Charlie Jones
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