I’m compiling some of the lessons and interesting tidbits I’ve learned with the hopes of passing along useful information to fellow wanderers. Especially families of travelers similar to ours.
We never really took wind into account while planning our route, except for the wind chill factor. Expecting that wind would compound the problem of low temperatures, we decided that we would just bundle up as needed. What we didn’t foresee is how 15-20 mph winds would affect our commitment to tent camping.