[pct-l] Maps and memory
Jim & Jane Moody
moodyjj at comcast.net
Thu Oct 28 20:19:36 CDT 2010
Memory is the second thing to go.
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From: ned at mountaineducation.org
To: Tortoise73 at charter.net, "PCT List" <pct-l at backcountry.net>
Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:07:04 PM
Subject: Re: [pct-l] Maps and memory
My kids get after me for all the times I stop along the trail to check the
map! I try not to forget what I try to remember, but it doesn't always work
that way. But at least we don't lose it because the batteries wore out!
> What I put in my head may be lost quickly especially if I'm not
> immediately using it.
> I need to stop and refer to my maps and guides whenever I come to a
> doubtful spot because I don't trust my memory and may need to double read
> the info to reduce the chances of me missing something important.
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