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The parks allow hikers doing long hikes to cache water along the route ahead of time. If you do cache water for a hike, write your name and expected removal date on the container. Do not leave water caches in historic buildings or other popular visitor use areas. Leave food only if it is stored in a commercial bear-proof canister.
Where is the Dorgan-Sublett Trail? Where does it go?
Mule Ears,In Wikipedia, under hypsometric tints, I found the following,"Some cartographers have suggested that hypsometric tints are often used as decoration, rather than for informational purposes: …the current popularity of hypsometric tints has more to do with production ease and pretty colors than it does with our interest in elevation. … With hypsometric tints, the end result is often a map with pleasing colors that blend softly into one another in an orderly fashion, a design trait that people find attractive, even if they don’t necessarily know or care about elevations."It seems some agree with you. ("crazy Hypsometry") Or are you talking about something else?Geezer
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