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Re: [pct-l] Re: pct-l-digest V1 #624
- Subject: Re: [pct-l] Re: pct-l-digest V1 #624
- From: Slyinmd@aol.com
- Date: Sat, 5 Dec 1998 14:51:39 EST
In a message dated 12/5/98 2:23:33 PM US Eastern Standard Time,
> As I understand it, the point of starting the first day of May is to
> get through the desert before it really heats up
From what I understand, the May start, is to lessen the severity of snowpack
in California, then it's time to book it, before you reach early winter
conditions in Washington! Theoretically, for a long distance hiker, Jardines
method of time travel works, on paper.
It's the intangibles that make a thru-hike that much more rewarding.
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