well, the shelters are about 10 miles apart for starters, for planning purposes (except in snp) and usually have tent areas in the vicinity.

pro tip - treat a hot spot on your feet immediately, with a piece of tape or bandaid, don't wait for the hot spot to get worse.

you don't have to carry more than 2 liters of water at most times, plenty of creeks to fill up.

try to keep you pack weight under 35lbs.

slow, steady pace wins the day.

good luck!

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