Re: The Wave
- I tried the top of Mt Lassen.Go you get credit for the mile high club if you are above 10,500 but still on the ground?
- Ooops, thought you were talking about the Zion backcountry Permit System, rather than the Wave.
--- In Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com, "Tom Jones" <ratagonia@...> wrote:
> --- In Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com, "RavenMA" <ravenma@> wrote:
> > I actually like the online lottery and reservation system, it seems
> > to work well. It just really sucks that we can only pick up a
> > permit the day before. Would it be too hard to let people pick up
> > permits a week in advance so we can get all are permits at once and
> > only have to waste one morning on getting permits?
> Well, don't waste a morning. Since you are not competing, you don't have to stand in line at 6 am. Can pick up the evening before. Assuming you can get there then. Very quick, with a reservation.
> Or invite other people to join you, and coerce them into picking up the permit. Adding a person or two to the permit is not usually a problem.
> But just think - The Horror - if they treated you like an adult, you might go into the canyon with an unfavorable weather forecast!!! Can't let that happen!!!
> There was some discussion about letting people pick up 2 days in advance - doesn't hurt to ask.