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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Maybe because there was just one of you.&nbsp; When we utilized Sam there were three of us and the cost per person was quite reasonable.&nbsp; I&#8217;m thinking we each gave him something like $60.&nbsp; The road is a terror and I was glad he was driving.<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Seems like Keith and Mary provide a heck of a service as well.&nbsp; I say thanks to all of you.<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>AJ (longhiker)<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>longhiker.pct@gmail.com</span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><div><div style='border:none;border-top:solid #B5C4DF 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net [mailto:cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Wingnut<br><b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, May 01, 2012 12:10 PM<br><b>To:</b> ks1007@aol.com; cdt-l@backcountry.net<br><b>Subject:</b> Re: [Cdt-l] Fwd: Sam Hughes<o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Jeez&#8230;.<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Let&#8217;s see, now.&nbsp; He picked you up in Deming, which added over &nbsp;100 miles to the trip, then took you to another 45 miles over Jeep roads to the border.&nbsp; Plus another 30 miles or so to cache your water for you. &nbsp;It cost you more than the $100 price than if you had just gone to Hachita in the first place.&nbsp; You poor thing.&nbsp; &nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Sam Hughes is a saint in my book for what he does.&nbsp; Especially when you consider how ungrateful certain people are. <o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Nice of Keith to step right in and turn it into a shameless self promotion.&nbsp; &nbsp;Beginning to understand Yogi&#8217;s point. <o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>People who want to hike the actual CDT will go to Crazy Cook. <o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'>Wingnut<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#0D0D0D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><div style='border:none;border-top:solid #B5C4DF 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> <a href="mailto:cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net">cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net</a> [<a href="mailto:cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net">mailto:cdt-l-bounces@backcountry.net</a>] <b>On Behalf Of </b><a href="mailto:ks1007@aol.com">ks1007@aol.com</a><br><b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, May 01, 2012 11:10 AM<br><b>To:</b> <a href="mailto:cdt-l@backcountry.net">cdt-l@backcountry.net</a><br><b>Subject:</b> [Cdt-l] Fwd: Sam Hughes<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><strong><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>or $25 to me with a water cache and description of the trail and I deal with customs and the BP</span></strong><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p><div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><strong><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Keith and Mary</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><strong><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Trail Angels</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><strong><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Deming, NM</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>-----Original Message-----<br>From: ron guay &lt;<a href="mailto:ron.a.guay2@gmail.com">ron.a.guay2@gmail.com</a>&gt;<br>To: Designer Aviaries &lt;<a href="mailto:birdcage@7cities.net">birdcage@7cities.net</a>&gt;<br>Cc: cdt-l &lt;<a href="mailto:cdt-l@backcountry.net">cdt-l@backcountry.net</a>&gt;<br>Sent: Tue, May 1, 2012 10:34 am<br>Subject: Re: [Cdt-l] Sam Hughes<o:p></o:p></span></p><div id="AOLMsgPart_2_aea3d52f-d1c8-43ce-8dce-cb657d10d37e"><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>The $160 cost to Crazy Cook as a solo male hiker was all I could afford..that and a 1qt of chocalate milk for Sam.&nbsp; Given the documented $100 cost (and a phone conversation)...I was shocked.&nbsp; It was completely unexpected but after getting to Crazy Cook from Deming and seeing how my first three water sources were Sam caches...I became indifferent.<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Future hikers need this information so they can plan appropriately.&nbsp; $160 to the official strarting point (nice new monument by the way) or &lt;$5 to Columbus.<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Blister<br>AT - 2006<br>PCT - 2011<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>On Apr 26, 2012 1:13 PM, &quot;Designer Aviaries&quot; &lt;<a href="mailto:birdcage@7cities.net">birdcage@7cities.net</a>&gt; wrote:<o:p></o:p></span></p><div><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>As trail angels in Grants, we understand the costs involved in water caches and supporting the hikers. It would be a wonderful gesture to send Sam some help as he has done so much to support the trail. Let's make some &quot;trail magic&quot; for Sam, we are. Hugo and Carole in Grants NM<o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><br>_______________________________________________<br>Cdt-l mailing list<br><a href="mailto:Cdt-l@backcountry.net">Cdt-l@backcountry.net</a><br><a href="http://mailman.backcountry.net/mailman/listinfo/cdt-l" target="_blank">http://mailman.backcountry.net/mailman/listinfo/cdt-l</a><o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><div id="AOLMsgPart_3_aea3d52f-d1c8-43ce-8dce-cb657d10d37e"><pre style='background:white'><tt><span style='color:black'>_______________________________________________</span><o:p></o:p></tt></pre><pre style='background:white'><tt><span style='color:black'>Cdt-l mailing list<o:p></o:p></span></tt></pre><pre style='background:white'><tt><span style='color:black'><a href="mailto:Cdt-l@backcountry.net">Cdt-l@backcountry.net</a><o:p></o:p></span></tt></pre><pre style='background:white'><tt><span style='color:black'><a href="http://mailman.backcountry.net/mailman/listinfo/cdt-l" target="_blank">http://mailman.backcountry.net/mailman/listinfo/cdt-l</a><o:p></o:p></span></tt></pre></div></div></div></body></html>