Originally Posted by zydecocruiser
You got the 4 letter word right - kids.
New Orleans will be steamy, but temperatures in the Caribbean are going to vary that much. Climbing ruins will take an extra effort and water.
It was a little extra effort, but one time I took an insulated hydration pack (maybe 2 liters?), filled it with ice on Lido and then water, and had ice cold water all day long on one ruin climbing adventure.
Caribbean temps AREN'T going to vary much...