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Chard
12-02-2022, 16:37
Hey all. Just a reminder that our New Year's hang is coming up on Jan 6-8, 2023.

If there's enough interest, we can do a potluck of some kind.

Looking forward to seeing everyone again.

Stay safe and have a hppy holiday season.


Chard

Whet Newdell
12-03-2022, 10:56
Great source for tarps:

Found this guy named Ed, and all he does is sell two sizes of tarps (for years now).

New, and at least 6 mil thick (perhaps 10? I canít tell).

8x10 for $20
16x20 for $45
(all in, no extra tax)

I got 4 big ones here (2 for a friend), and they seem pretty solid.

Iíll be doing a ďstealth wigwamĒ in the back woods here once hunting season is over on Dec 11.

Happy to take orders to deliver in January if anyone wants? Alternatively, you can reach Ed by voice/text at 519 500 8222

Seems to be a decent chap who is still doing flat-earth camping (future convert?)

WhetNewDell
(the drunken ground-pie eater)


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SvenGolly
12-07-2022, 22:39
Looking forward to this one. I did an attempt up near Minden a couple of weekends ago and had some challenges with the UQ not staying close up under me, so I had to abort and retreat to the cottage. LOL

Iím eager to try again and learn from the group. [emoji41]

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theyland
12-12-2022, 08:32
I canít make it that weekend. Volunteering on Saturday and have a prior commitment (which my wife told me about and I definitely did not forget about) on Saturday evening. Might come out on Sunday morning to say hello.


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Lofty
12-15-2022, 07:30
Planning to come for Saturday night.

Really need to get out in the hammock for a night.

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ggreaves
12-21-2022, 15:10
Happy Holidays guys. Looking forward to seeing everyone in January.

Bubba
12-27-2022, 21:21
Hoping to come out on Saturday.

Huckleberry Hanger
12-28-2022, 08:16
I am hoping to stay over Saturday night. Might stop in Friday night after work as I drive right by Valens!

Brantwing
01-03-2023, 16:54
Will be out Sat morning for the night.
Looking forward to trying new quilts.
See you there.

76 highboy
01-03-2023, 20:10
Aiming for friday, 1:00 ish.
Wanna snag our favourite site.

theyland
01-04-2023, 13:18
Aiming for friday, 1:00 ish.
Wanna snag our favourite site.

Iím planning on being there Friday afternoon as well but canít stay the night.

Iíll have 3-4 alcohol stoves to test. Looking forward to feedback.


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Chard
01-04-2023, 19:55
Hi Gang,

Unfortunately my younger daughter and I were diagnosed with Covid last Thursday and was put on Paxlovid right away. We're both mostly out of the woods now, but we're under quarantine until Saturday so my long anticipated getaway at Valens has been dashed.

Better safe than sorry.

Have fun.

:crying

76 highboy
01-04-2023, 21:32
Bummer dude.
No worries,if there's any group food, I'll eat your share.
:D

theyland
01-04-2023, 21:41
Hopefully someone brings their Trangia alc Stove cause my DIY versions stink. Iíd like to compare and contrast.


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theyland
01-07-2023, 17:15
Mmm lamb. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20230107/e08ae36f15c5689e7d3237194541c86f.jpg


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Huckleberry Hanger
01-10-2023, 08:32
Nice seeing everyone! I had mentioned to a few of you that I might get a site this Saturday at Valens but that is no longer the case. Boo!!!