Re: Nose Bleeds
- Holy Smokes! My nose is still recovering, and I got off the trail
almost five days ago. It was sometimes painful when I woke up in the
morning. DEFINITELY bring something. I was wishing I had gobs of
vaseline to stick up there, haha. Eye drops would also be helpful if
you tend to wake up with dry eyes.
--- In email@example.com, "Rick Whitacre"
> Whenever I go to altitude (either hiking on in private plane), I get
> nose bleeds the next day. Not bad (no gushing), but blood in the
> Kleenex when I blow for a couple days. I'm wondering if others
> experience this and how it might play out on a 15 day JMT hike. I've
> only camped a couple of days at altitude and don't know what to expect
> on a long, high trip. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks!