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[pct-l] Hiking with Disabilities

"bill blovis" wrote:
> >if you go hike either the PCT or the AT -
> >you'll likely find out that, for a lot of
> >people, it IS about competition.
>"When did you start?"
>You definitely meet hikers who will ask you this before you have time to 
>introduce yourself. But I must say that, once I got into Northern 
>California, the only person who seemed to care about that shit was Meadow 

You mean they stopped long enough to talk to you?  Probably weren't 
thruhikers then.  We met one guy headed south in N Cal. - he was shocked 
that we'd stopped to talk - nobody else had time for that - they might not 
make their mileage.

Actually - they had no reason to ask you that question - by the time 
thruhikers get to Northern California they know who's a thruhiker and who's 

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