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Maryland Hike

posted Mar 30, 2016, 8:51 AM by Doug Gifford
A few last minute updates:

#1:  Be prepared for rain.  Showers are predicted both tomorrow and Friday.  
- pack rain gear - not just a windbreaker or jacket - pack it at the top of your pack - readily accessible
- pack everything in plastic.  line your pack with a garbage bag and put everything else in a ziploc inside your pack.  don't rely on a pack cover

    Temperatures: it will be in the 60's each day and will get into the low 40s at night

#2 tents:  those of you that will be using/sharing troop tents., Mr Yim has picked these up and will bring them in the morning

#3 Food:  be prepared for 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts and 3 lunches on the trail

#4  see #1

If you have any questions please contact Mr Yim or myself

I'm looking forward to a great trip
We will see you tomorrow at 6:00 AM sharp - at the Wawa on the northbound side of 9 near Sunnyside

Doug Gifford