[at-l] tuckerize help needed asap

David Addleton dfaddleton at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 19:17:54 CST 2009

> Well, first of all, you won't need to carry three liters of water. I
> wouldn't carry more than one...and, that'll drop through the day.  The
> only time I'd have full bottles of water is at night at the
> shelter/camp. And, I'd leave first thing in the morning with one full
> one.  (Why 3??)

thx . . . my thot's are headed in this same direction -- but its a new
direction for me since I'm scared of dehydration having been there
once or twice before . . . .

>> Tell me: is 31 lbs about right right, sans water? for 8 days winter
>> hiking AT sobo in the GSMNP davenport to fontana?
> That actually sounds pretty good to me.


>> Is 11 lbs of food too much?
> 11 lbs. for 8 days DOESN'T SOUND LIKE ENOUGH!!! Especially in winter.
> I'd lean toward having an extra day's worth, too.  Especially in the
> Smokys.

ya, I don't want to leave any more food out and I'm thinking of adding
some cheese and bread and candy -- mainly m&ms

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