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Thursday, June 10, 2010

The Essential Backcountry Hiker

Protection from mosquitoes is essential for backcountry hiking.

Backcountry fashion statement.


  1. Can I get that in safety orange? You know, just in case I get lost. Or would that attract bears? I

  2. You rock, Gully! I won't even attempt to challenge THAT fashion statement; you win hands down.

    It's really good to hear from you.

  3. Welcome back to the unreal world.

    I've always loved Henry Thoreau's comment about the concept of being lost in the woods. According to him, he wasn't lost, because he knew exactly where he was – it was just the rest of the world which, relative to him, was lost.

    And sometimes, wilderness is paradise enow.