How to keep your hat from blowing away.

I met several hikers on the trail who despite using the chin straps on their hats, had their hats blow away.

Using the same technique I used to keep my umbrella from blowing away, I secured my hat to my shirt: I unbuttoned a button on my shirt, wrapped the chin strap around it, and re-buttoned it.

If your hat doesn’t have a chin strap, a “cap leash”cap-leash.JPG will keep your hat from blowing away.

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Hermit, long distance hiker, primitive cabin dweller, seeker.

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