[pct-l] Desert Night hiking
alwaysanguine at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 23:57:47 CDT 2011
Just the Thru-hiking season. I've heard different starting dates from
different people. but anywhere in late april to may, to as late as June (If
you're fast or crazy) :)
Isn't about 700 miles, desert? And I guess weather and temp depends on the
On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 7:29 PM, Diane Soini of Santa Barbara Hikes <
diane at santabarbarahikes.com> wrote:
> When? Now?
> If you're talking about during the regular thru-hiking season,
> a) It's not that much desert.
> b) It's really not that hot. Sometimes it's downright freezing ass
> cold and snowing.
> On Sep 7, 2011, at 10:00 AM, pct-l-request at backcountry.net wrote:
> > Thoughts about hiking in the desert at night?.... Is it safe?
> > Recommended?
> > Or not...? I've heard that it can get pretty hot and nasty from 11
> > til 5...
> > so what about starting early, 5am and hiking til 11, sleeping, and
> > then
> > hiking from 5 til 1 am.... good idea? or not?
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