Big fire, burning lots of wood: intermountain west
On Fri, 26 Nov 2004 14:15:04 -0800 (PST), Chuck Kichline
> One thing I noticed is that folks' rise times are geographically
> influenced. Check out the people banging around the campground at a
> frosty sunrise, freezing their fingers to their cups as they make
> coffee - SOUTHERNERS.
> The folks still hiking away at 4pm on a 97 degree day? YANKEES.
> Survival skills learned by experience, but not always appropriate.
> See somebody in camp with a tarp on their tent, and three more hung
> from the trees? They're from Washington or Oregon!
> Chuck Kichline
> Austin, TX