Paul H. Brown (phbrown@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Fri, 3 Nov 1995 10:37:30 -0500
On Fri, 3 Nov 1995, DANIEL NEVELS wrote:
> I have read so much mail about winter camping. What about summer camping.
> It is summer here in Florida 9 months a year. Instead of how to keep
> warm, how do you keep cool? Espeically during the 80 to 90 degree nights
> with no breeze?
Wear light, loose clothing. Preferably cotton.
Wear a hat. Keeps the sun off the head.
Wear sunscreen. Nothing like sunburn on a hot summer's night.
Drink plenty of water. Avoid sodas & drinks w/ caffeine (it acts as a
Eat light meals; avoid fats.
Use tents with large windows, or (if the bugs aren't bad) sleep outside.
Bug netting cuts breezes down by a lot.
Paul H. Brown, UC, GW District, National Capital Area Council
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City