PONCHO - FOR OR AGAINST?
The debate that divides people: Poncho or no poncho?
Loved by some, hated by others, the poncho always gets a reaction. Let's take a look at the pros and cons!
Plus points: a large poncho can also cover your backpack. Convenient for all-in-one protection. Some even turn into a tarp to provide you with an easy shelter.
Minus points: the large width of the poncho hides your feet, which can be very disabling in narrow passages. The wind comes rushing in, bringing rain with it, so as far as protection's concerned, forget it!
My bonus tip: if your hood is a little too close to your face, slip a cap underneath and you'll be able to see further!
What's certain is that by trying things out, you'll find what suits you! And that's the most important thing