What's the longest you've gone without a shower while hiking long distance?

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Post by 1/4 moon » Mon Feb 11, 2008 5:21 pm

haha, this is a great topic. This year on my thru-hike of the At i only showered @ Kinkora and in Pearisburg before getting a room in Glasgow, Va 770 miles in. after that it was too hot and i was showering about every 7-10 days!

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Post by Guests » Mon Dec 01, 2008 2:20 pm

Was in Maine once and had been hiking for a week on the A.T. and needed some supplies. Hitched to Rangeley to a small grocery store and got some food. A little kid in the checkout asked if I was a bum. Told him I was a section hiker, but this confused him. His Mom was embarrased and apologized and offered me a ride back to the trail.

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Post by Lenny » Sat Dec 13, 2008 12:41 pm

9 days on the North Carolina Bartram Trail in summer of 2005. It was a solo trip and I saw nary a soul except at Cheoah Bald so there was no one to offend.

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