Originally Posted by jp4evr
So, I'm super jealous and I'll add my $.02 since I've done all of .... well, nothing like this. But why don't you ship your "excess" gear rather than trying to take it on a plane? Put it on FedEx and off it goes.....
Anyway, have a great time and I've got the HWY 80 side of the Sac area covered if you hit this far west. come by and see us. plenty of room to camp / swim / etc.
i agree fedex sounds like a good idea, but...having shipped three packages and them loosing two of them i'd rather be having my gear close at hand than have to buy it for the fourth time and hopefully a little sweet talking at the airport goes a long way or its off to the ATM for me!!!