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Re: TR: Dusy Basin 6/24-30

Postby Bluewater » Thu Jul 07, 2016 5:48 pm

Thanks for your trip report and beautiful photos! It's nice to see thIs area without snow:)

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Re: TR: Dusy Basin 6/24-30

Postby rayfound » Tue Jul 26, 2016 3:30 pm

terrific report. Considering trying to grab a permit for this area over LD.
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Re: TR: Dusy Basin 6/24-30

Postby balance » Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:45 am

Greetings Wandering Daisy

Would it be possible to take a sturdy plastic bag with you, and fill it with cold water, or better yet snow? You might use this to "ice" your hip in the evening, which would help to reduce any inflammation brought on by hiking.

Thank you for an enjoyable trip report.

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Re: TR: Dusy Basin 6/24-30

Postby Moonwalker » Fri Jul 29, 2016 11:40 pm

Thanks for the report. interesting writing, great photos.
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Re: TR: Dusy Basin 6/24-30

Postby Wandering Daisy » Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:12 pm

Sorry for the month-late reply, SSS Dave. Although I agree that spending a week in Dusy Basin would be great, I was informed when I got my permit that there now is a limit of 2 nights in Dusy Basin. I am not above a little "stealth camping" if need be. Stupid regulation- although the trail was full of PCT and JMT hikers, I did not see ANYONE else camped there.
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