Re: [John Muir Trail] Re: Red's Meadow Store- what do they stock?
- Muir Trail Ranch also has a lot of left behind items
--- Misha <Misha_Marie@...> wrote:
> The Red's Meadow store has the basics you would
> need: dried dinners,
> snacks, etc, but it's very pricey. I payed almost $9
> for a bottle of
> bug repellent.
> If you ask the guy who works there about the
> backpacker's box in the
> back, he will show you three boxes stuffed full of
> backpackers' extra
> food that they left there. I just left a bunch of it
> there myself.
> Also, the bear boxes at the backpacker's campsite
> have bags/boxes of
> extra food too. I enjoyed someone's chips & salsa =)
> My suggestion is that you look through those things
> before you pay too
> much at the store or bus all the way into Mammoth.
> --- In email@example.com, "Jim W"
> <jimqpublic@...> wrote:
> > I'm looking at my supplies and considering doing a
> mini-resupply at
> > the Red's Meadow store. What sorts of things do
> they stock, and how
> > are the prices? I just want to mail stuff to
> Tuolumne and MTR, but
> > wouldn't mind saving a few pounds. My plan is
> about 3 days from
> > Tuolumne to Reds and another 3 to MTR.
> > Jim
> > Aug 10 Yosemite departure