It could be that the purpose of my life is merely to serve as a warning to others.
you have to choose which side gets wet!
Wisenber, here are the overbooties I found:
They wont make it in time for this hang but nice to know they are out there weight wise. He's got a beefier version for the he-man types that like to hike in their down.
Here's a link to the National Weather Service's forecast for Grassy Ridge Bald. The forecast area include Roan High Knob too. Click HERE
We've got three inches of fresh snow at our house (at 3500 feet elevation) this morning. I'm sure the balds got even more. But I would not want to snowshoe or pull a pulk on that section of the AT. Some areas are deeply trenched and some areas have some big rocks you have to step up on.
Wish I was going with you!
Mountains have a dreamy way
Of folding up a noisy day
In quiet covers, cool and gray.
---Leigh Buckner Hanes
Surely, God could have made a better way to sleep.
Surely, God never did.
I wish I could make it again this year but I have to work Sunday. Last year was fun despite the wind chill, snow fall, and intestinal issues. Hopefully next year and will definitely do a couple hangs over the course of the year with you guys
That being said, I've only worn mine as camp shoes since my feet tend to remain on the hot side during the night.