> I like the way you linked your previous reports. How did you do
> them without all the 20% this 20% that ect...
Thank you. I just left 'em in. Cut and paste is a wonderful thing!!
> I suspect on your day hikes you wern't as loaded down and so
> precieved the poles more usefull when on an actual backpacking
> trip. I went without my poles on my last trip and my knees are
> paying the price. I rember a discusion about poles slowing you
> down and this may be a good thing with suspect knees.
I agree. The poles were helpful during stream crossings on day hikes,
thought. But I think I'll save the trekking poles for backpacking!