“Things are as they are. Looking out into the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.”
― Alan W. Watts
i also did the hike and left the paddles at home, really had a good time and learned the biggest difference is wieght, when hiking get your pack wieght down, my 40 lbs pack about killed me but i made it. I still really love to paddle camp.
i do not remember the question, however i believe beer is the answer