[Cdt-l] Cdt-l Digest, Vol 30, Issue 7
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Thu Mar 11 16:02:28 CST 2010
Rudy, I posted the following comment in December 2009. I hope it
helps you, too:
CDT NOBO 2009
Heading northbound, I used the Wolf Guides (somewhat useful) and Ley
Reading the guidebooks backward was a pain, but completely do-able. I
found the sections regarding water in NM especially useful.
Moreover, the cultural and historical notes in the Wolf Guides were
quite interesting. I enjoyed learning about the area I was hiking
Overall, however, if had it to do over again, I WOULD NOT purchase the
Wolf Guides. At $100+ dollars, they are less useful than Jonathan
Ley's free maps. You would be better off investing that money in a
GPS or forest service maps.
Finally, in case it hasn't been drilled into you yet, DO NOT purchase
the "official" CDTA guidebooks.
> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2010 15:28:16 +0100
> From: Rudy Gu?naire <rudyguenaire at gmail.com>
> Subject: [Cdt-l] Ley's maps and Wolf Guides
> Hi everybody,
> I have just received the 2010 Ley's maps. They are amazing. Many thanks to
> you Jonathan !
> I'm planning to buy the Wolf guides, I'm student and they are quite
> expensive. Is it really necessary since Ley's maps offer many notes ?
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