Re: [BackpackGearTest] Re: Help!!!
- Your glasses sound just like the ones I got from LL Bean about 20 years ago.
They have been my favorite since I got them. Mine also came with a hard case
that is all but indestructible, mine were even run over by my jeep( they
were in the case) and survived. I just don't like them for driving because
the leather side shields interfere with peripheral vision.
> I have some glacier glasses I bought from REI about 20 years ago. They
> have perfectly flat, perfectly round lenses, a leather wrap on the nose
> guard, and leather side shields. They are pretty cool if I do say so
> myself. I haven't used them much since I started needing eye-glasses a
> years ago, but I did use them in Colorado a couple of weeks ago. I had
> stinging eyes from sunscreen, and the glacier glasses allowed me to stop
> squinting and the sting went away.
> -James T.