Re: [Hammock Camping] Easter Weekend Standing Indian Loop Nantahala
>Sounds like fun. I hiked the loop last weekend--Long Branch TrailThanks Marta. I hope it doesn't get too cold, I'm packing light.
>to Glassmine Gap up to Standing Indian and down the Lower Ridge
>Trail to the car. There was a short, sharp rainstorm (of couse!)
>Saturday afternoon, and very cold, windy weather that night.
>Everyone there, myself included, just about froze. Temps down in
>the low 20s, with a driving wind. There was ice in the water
>bottles in the morning.
>On the plus side, there were lots of thru-hikers at Carter Gap
>Shelter that night, all feeling jolly and excited about getting into
>their second state. A fun crowd.
>Have a great hike!
Hey, maybe you stole all of the rain on your trip!
I'm off to the mountains...