Originally Posted by mountaingoat
I am not sure how to prevent sap on your straps, nor how to get to off on the trail, but I DO know how to get sap off of anything once you get home, if you don't mind the mess. Mayonnaise gets it out better than anything I know. I sat against a sick tree and got it in my long hair, a big clump of it. Mayo got it out completely in minutes.
If mayo dizzolves sap, imagine what it is doing to your stomach