Originally Posted by DaleW
It can be freaky to get out of your shelter at 3 AM to pee under a full moon. Your head just doesn't turn far enough around
No truer words spoken (or typed).
2 cents: Take map and compass, learn to use map and compass, pre-plan exit routes if you need to bail. Talk to folks who know the area, be a little social to people on the trail so they will remember your face and where they saw you. Do the same for them.
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