Non veni pacem mittere, sed gladium.
My God, I miss that. Will I ever get my old body up there again?
If heaven is like that, it's good enough.
Do packers (mule style) take food caches up for various hikers and do they hide them or how is that managed? It would be a lot to haul for 20 days.
Usually there are predesignated spots where you can arrange to pick up a package.
I wondered about resupply, and found this... http://www.pcta.org/discover-the-trail/john-muir-trail/jmt-resupply/