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  1. Crazy weather! I was worried about getting cold,...

    Crazy weather! I was worried about getting cold, but now I'm worried about getting wet....
  2. OMG, my kids and I had a good giggle over that...

    OMG, my kids and I had a good giggle over that one!
  3. K, and this is all stuff that we've contributed?...

    K, and this is all stuff that we've contributed? and it goes all together as one lot to be raffled off?
  4. so what about the Raffle that's been mentioned?...

    so what about the Raffle that's been mentioned? How does that work?
  5. Sounds like the weather is going to downright...

    Sounds like the weather is going to downright BALMY this weekend, compared to what we've had the past few days! Fine with me :D
  6. I need some suggestions - I don't have a clue...

    I need some suggestions - I don't have a clue what I can bring to contribute to group meals. Just not sure what kind of cooking set up there will be. I can cook just about anything, just need some...
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    You Men! You have is so easy and you're looking...

    You Men! You have is so easy and you're looking for ways to make it even easier! :D Seriously, I've been too comfy to get out when I needed to and lay there wondering if it was possible to self-cath...
  8. Walking the dog tonight in 5 degrees (without the...

    Walking the dog tonight in 5 degrees (without the wind chill factored in) is really making me question my decision to sleep outside with you crazy people next month :D
  9. Do "we" have the bunkhouse reserved? A friend of...

    Do "we" have the bunkhouse reserved? A friend of mind might be interested in coming, but wouldn't want to sleep outside.
  10. Heading down Friday, leaving my area in the...

    Heading down Friday, leaving my area in the morning. Have talked with Grey Eagle about meeting up in Brunswick and travelling the rest of the way together. Maybe ask him in there is room for one...
  11. Yay! Another Mainer going.......

    Yay! Another Mainer going.......
  12. Took the time to try out the Sock I threw...

    Took the time to try out the Sock I threw together recently. I didn't spend the night, but had a couple of afternoon naps very comfortably - outside temp was 32-33 and inside ranged from 44-47. I...
  13. Sounds like that would be worth the price of...

    Sounds like that would be worth the price of admission :D
  14. What else do you do besides eat all weekend? Any...

    What else do you do besides eat all weekend? Any hiking in the area? If I just sit and eat all weekend, I'll have to beef up the suspension! :laugh:
  15. got the hammock up inside today so I can start...

    got the hammock up inside today so I can start working on a Winter Sock. I guess I'll need one! I have some material left over from an underquilt I was going to make (made one but didn't get around...
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    The exception would be when you are within a...

    The exception would be when you are within a state park, not on the AT; you have a lean-to reserved for your own use - instead of first come first serve - and it's against the rules to set up a tent...
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    Better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for...

    Better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission?
  18. fun idea! What kinds of things do people bring?

    fun idea! What kinds of things do people bring?
  19. Newbie question here - what is the raffle all...

    Newbie question here - what is the raffle all about?
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    WTB Warbonnet Big Mamajamba Door Kit

    Anyone have just the doors that they are not using....?
  21. Goat Meat? You're kidding, right?........

    Goat Meat? You're kidding, right?..... Right?.......:unsure:
  22. Well, he is my "little" brother after all... and...

    Well, he is my "little" brother after all... and he IS a goober :sneaky:
  23. OK, I'm SIGNING UP. It's on my calendar and ill...

    OK, I'm SIGNING UP. It's on my calendar and ill try to get that Friday off to drive down - anyone else going from Maine?. I'll also try to talk my Brother (Myles To Go) into coming too, since he's...
  24. Ohhhhh....I am so tempted to sign up for this. I...

    Ohhhhh....I am so tempted to sign up for this. I am typically a fair-weather girl, but am really trying to push myself out of my comfort zone. So it's 'car camping', but how far is the parking area...
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    I like that idea - How many other single hangers...

    I like that idea - How many other single hangers are out there. We already we have a lot in common. Let's start a group - The Hang'n Date Thread! I'd be game for that - any thoughts? Might work out...
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    Well, I had to go and find out for myself. I...

    Well, I had to go and find out for myself. I decided that it was better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission, so I just planned to hang INSIDE the lean-to. In both cases, at Roaring...
  27. I am so tempted to sign up for this - sounds...

    I am so tempted to sign up for this - sounds like great fun. I'm relatively new to hanging, and have never been to a group hang. What a great way to meet people and learn a lot. I would like to...
  28. Sorry, can't specifically answer your question,...

    Sorry, can't specifically answer your question, but have to agree with previous post - that's a lot of driving and not much time to enjoy the scenery. I drove from St. Andrews, New Brunswick to near...
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    There has to be someone here that has has...

    There has to be someone here that has has investigated hammocking at these campsites...I REALLY don't want to revert back to sleeping on a flat pad! Maybe I'll just have to call and ask...
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    I've been wondering the same thing - I have a...

    I've been wondering the same thing - I have a trip planned in September, with "Lean To's" reserved at Roaring Brook and Chimney Pond. they dont give you the option to reserve a tenting spot, so I'm...
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    Was up until midnight last night - got the...

    Was up until midnight last night - got the baffles sewn to the inside layer. About to tackle the outside layer. If all goes well, I'll have an UQ in a couple hours
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    what is your DIY project this weekend?

    I started putting together my first underquilt today, and as I was cutting and sewing, I wondered how many other crazy hammock addicts had projects in the works this weekend too. What are you...
  33. Acadia National Park, on Mount Desert Island,...

    Acadia National Park, on Mount Desert Island, Maine is (almost literally) in my back yard and I was curious if hammocks are allowed in their two campgrounds here. We stopped by Blackwoods Campground...
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    Welcome, from another hangin' chick! :shades:

    Welcome, from another hangin' chick! :shades:
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    Very good ideas there Breyman. My 8 & 10 yr olds...

    Very good ideas there Breyman. My 8 & 10 yr olds say they want to backpack, but worried about getting 1/2 mile down the trail and having one of them poop out on me
  36. Sorry your trip didn't go as planned..... but...

    Sorry your trip didn't go as planned..... but Great Story..
  37. Tempting! I was planning to hike/camp the Cutler...

    Tempting! I was planning to hike/camp the Cutler Coast Preserve trails that weekend. Maybe I should drive the other direction. Any hiking in that area?
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    One more thing to add to my "Must Have" list!...

    One more thing to add to my "Must Have" list! :boggle:
  39. Love That Vermont Attitude! :thumbup: Waiting for...

    Love That Vermont Attitude! :thumbup: Waiting for Maine to respond
  40. Hey Old Dog! That sounds like a great idea

    Hey Old Dog! That sounds like a great idea
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    Perfect! U rock! Thanks

    Perfect! U rock! Thanks
  42. How Exciting! True that there aren't very many of...

    How Exciting! True that there aren't very many of us in Maine....but that's part of what makes this fun! Welcome!
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    Cannibal, did u raise your hand to volunteer?...

    Cannibal, did u raise your hand to volunteer? PM'ing you :thumbup:
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    Any suggestions of who - or is there a list of...

    Any suggestions of who - or is there a list of them somewhere that I havent found yet? Any Mods want to voluteer to help me :blush:
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    Who can help me correct my User Name?

    When i signed up a few months ago, i somehow used my email address as my screen name and it's been that way ever since. I can't figure out HOW to change it? Can anyone help?
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    I'd say it's a beginner project - all the hard...

    I'd say it's a beginner project - all the hard work was done before I got it. I have some experience with a sewing machine, but it really could be done by hand. The hardest part of this whole project...
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    Underquilt.com Test Run

    I finally got a chance to set up my recently completed Underquilt.com UQ -(i see on their site the shorter version is now called The Foyle). I finished my blank a couple weeks ago with 9oz of 850...
  48. Thanks for that info - exactly what I was hoping...

    Thanks for that info - exactly what I was hoping to hear
  49. I think i might give this a try - I dont have a...

    I think i might give this a try - I dont have a TQ yet, and for the price ($110) and weight (under 2 lbs) I figure I could make it work. Maybe even modify it slightly to reduce the pack size and...
  50. Anyone own a Mountain Hardwear 35/50F Down Flip sleeping bag ?

    I just saw a Mountain Hardwear 35/50F Down Flip sleeping bag and was curious about it - seems each of the sides has a different amount of Down and thus temperature rating and you flip it depending...
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