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1179Re: [John Muir Trail] car shuttle for southbound trip

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  • Prapanna Smith
    Feb 18, 2006
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      Actually, it's better to leave your car at Whitney Portal and
      hitchhike up to Yosemite.
      That way your car will be waiting for you at the end of the hike.

      On Feb 17, 2006, at 10:13 PM, Bob wrote:

      > The CREST is certainly an option, but I believe it runs on alternate
      > full moons +/-. As for hitching, you have to wonder about anybody
      > who would pick up a geezer on 395 who had been hiking for two and a
      > half weeks. If worse comes to worse I'll park the car in Yosemite
      > and figure out what to do next when I get to Whitney Portal.
      >
      > --- In johnmuirtrail@yahoogroups.com, Prapanna Smith <prapanna@...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > Bob,
      > >
      > > If you can't find a ride, you can take the CREST transit system
      > from
      > > Lone Pine to Mammoth, and then from Mammoth there's a shuttle to
      > > Yosemite.
      > >
      > > But if you are in for more of an adventure, or if you are
      > traveling
      > > on a Sunday or holiday (as I was last year when I left my car at
      > > Whitney Portal on Sunday, July 3 - and therefore had two days of
      > > travel without CREST being available), you can try hitchhiking up
      > to
      > > Yosemite. It took me only four rides and two days to do so and
      > it
      > > was a good experience, particularly since I had never done
      > anything
      > > like that before.
      > >
      > > Good Luck!
      > >
      > > Prapanna
      > >
      > > On Feb 10, 2006, at 10:41 AM, Bob wrote:
      > >
      > > > I am interested in arranging a car shuttle for a southbound thru
      > hike
      > > > of the JMT starting in late July or early August. I'm planning
      > on 13-
      > > > 16 miles a day with a zero day at VVR. I've section hiked
      > before
      > > > 2000-
      > > > 2002. Happy Trails, Bob R
      > > >
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