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To: Recovering Ex-hippie

"How could they hit by the lightening with just a tarp? Is there metal attached?"

You don't need metal, just be the highest point in the area.


8 posted on 07/29/2005 6:26:04 PM PDT by bnelson44 (Proud parent of a tanker!)
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To: bnelson44

"You don't need metal, just be the highest point in the area."

Especially if it was wet.


9 posted on 07/29/2005 6:28:00 PM PDT by DB ()
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To: bnelson44

We camped in a valley in the Sierra Nevadas, and there was a lighting strike somewhere in the valley every 30 seconds for a two hour period. We pitched the tent where the boulders around us were at least twice the height of the tent.


24 posted on 07/29/2005 6:57:22 PM PDT by Fitzcarraldo
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