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  1. Permit office is at George lake - about 7km...

    Permit office is at George lake - about 7km further down the road from crack access
    Basically drive past crack access to George lake ( main entrance of Killarney ) then backtrack to the crack access...
  2. >Canada>Ont>EGL Winter Hang 2016 - Winter is Here! Double Weekender Hammock/...

    I have a bit of change in plans

    Liam will be joining us on this trip! I also have another friend of mine coming ( he's a ground dweller - but we will let it slide )

    Since Liam is on exams I'm...
  3. Hey Jayson, Hoping a quick recovery for your step...

    Hey Jayson, Hoping a quick recovery for your step son.
  4. >Canada>Ont>EGL Winter Hang 2016 - Winter is Here! Double Weekender Hammock/...

    There is cell service on the ridges

    On Friday after we set up I'll post our location here so those on Saturday can find us.
  5. I'm good with the meeting time as well as I have...

    I'm good with the meeting time as well as I have a few spots of interest I've marked in the map ( used google earth / Jeffs map / topo )

    where ever we setup, the coordinates can be posted Monday...
  6. That sounds good The Rangers probably know best...

    That sounds good
    The Rangers probably know best

    Is anyone going up earlier than Friday?

    Perhaps on Friday we can meet at the crack trail head then start the trek
    If we drop the sleds and...
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    For me - I started with 1 line on each end if the...

    For me - I started with 1 line on each end if the tarp - wrapped around the tree in a "v" with prussack to adjust - worked great

    I switched to CRL - just because I wanted to try

    I hang my CRL...
  8. I'm going the first weekend If anyone wants...

    I'm going the first weekend

    If anyone wants to carpool I'll be going through Barrie about 8am Friday Jan 29.
  9. if you use the coordinates on the map I posted -...

    if you use the coordinates on the map I posted - they are just the centre point of the map when i did a screen shot

    if anyone doesn't have it yet - just use jeff's map (it's FREE for the digital...
  10. >Canada>Ont>EGL Winter Hang 2016 - Winter is Here! Double Weekender Hammock/...

    I'm off work - Friday Jan 29 - Sunday Jan 31

    I made a suggestion to Chard of a possible route / base camp for the first weekend.
    ...
  11. Great Times for the night I was there ! ...

    Great Times for the night I was there !
    however, it felt more like a soggy spring hang then a winter hang :p

    It was nice to sit around the fire and chat amongst friends.


    Looking forward to...
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    I'll be there Friday - around noon Does...

    I'll be there Friday - around noon

    Does anyone know the wifi password at site 134? :D
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    Just curious if anyone is interested in heading...

    Just curious if anyone is interested in heading in Thursday afternoon ??
    Or perhaps early Friday ( lunch )

    I'm going Friday ( with a possible Thursday ) but am leaving Saturday about 10:00 for...
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    For me I pack my quilts separate and my ...

    For me
    I pack my quilts separate and my
    Winter setup is really SLOW. I take my time so I can keep my hands warm.

    When I get to camp I will pick a location for hammock park my sled and go for...
  15. I'm trying to keep the first weekend booked off...

    I'm trying to keep the first weekend booked off but should be able to make it Monday Tuesday
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    glad to hear it worked for you I double up my...

    glad to hear it worked for you

    I double up my quilts all the time

    I have 2 x 20 HG quilts ( phoenix and phincubator )
    for top I use a burrow ( 20 ) and a down mummy (20 )

    this setup...
  17. Dates marked on my calendar I'm pretty sure I...

    Dates marked on my calendar

    I'm pretty sure I can make it mid week ( I would love to hike to silver peak ) Liam has exams that time - possible that he can come as well
    I never know 100% until...
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    I should be good for Friday I'm working...

    I should be good for Friday
    I'm working Saturday afternoon but possible come back Saturday.
    I'll know for sure about a week before
  19. Very Nice Trip video Thanks for sharing

    Very Nice Trip video
    Thanks for sharing
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    >Canada>Ont>EGL Gearing Up For Winter 2015-2016

    I'd be up for the weekend on Jan 8-10

    I should be good for Friday-->Saturday , possibly Sunday - gotta see what work gives me
  21. yes the 10' kayak was a bit interesting to fit my...

    yes the 10' kayak was a bit interesting to fit my gear in - but a little modification and it worked quite well.
    I cut opened the rear compartment open so I could get right into the hull - behind me...
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    Trip report here ...

    Trip report here

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?t=116360
  23. Kayaks and Canoes at Killarney Provincial Park in Ontario

    Here's a brief trip log of our adventure to Killarney Provincial Park Sept 21-23.

    Due to work I can only get time off during the week so I decided to spend a few fall days in Killarney. I was...
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    I have a WBBB but since I've done some winter...

    I have a WBBB but since I've done some winter camping using a sock I couldn't use pullout a
    Then in summer I didn't bother since I was used to sleeping without the sides pulled out

    Now I have...
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    Sure We can meet at 8:00 at the tims on Dunlop...

    Sure
    We can meet at 8:00 at the tims on Dunlop drive Barrie ( east of 400)
    297 Dunlop St W #2, Barrie, ON L4N 1C1
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    K I'll pm the permit details later so you can...

    K I'll pm the permit details later so you can find us
    There's only 2 sites on Ruth Roy so it should be easy
    See you Monday
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    Mark - Definitely have room So far 76...

    Mark - Definitely have room

    So far
    76 highboy
    1csleptonkayak
    Lofty :)
    Are confirmed

    We are meeting at bell lake access 10:30am Monday morning then paddling to Ruth Roy lake
    Staying...
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    Sounds good Looks like highboy is coming as...

    Sounds good
    Looks like highboy is coming as well ( just waiting for final confirmation)

    Cheers
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    >Canada>Ont>EGL Fall 2015 Canoeing

    I'm paddling in Killarney on September 21-23
    You are welcome to tag along ( I'm going to be trying this trip in a 10 foot kayak [emoji1] )


    FYI Killarney is about 4 hours north of Toronto
    ...
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    ONT - Killarney - Sept 21-23 -

    Due to work I can't make it to the EGL hang so for me to get away I have to go during the week.

    I've booked 2 nights in Killarney at Ruth Roy lake. Its an easy paddle in from Bell Lake ( just 2...
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    I'm good with going in sept 21 ( I'll have to...

    I'm good with going in sept 21 ( I'll have to leave sept 23)
    I'm hoping to kayak.
    Did you want to extend the EGL hang or perhaps somewhere else?

    If you want to extend - let's keep the...
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    as of now I have time the week of Sept 21- I...

    as of now I have time the week of Sept 21- I could come in Monday/Tuesday but would have to leave thursday morning ( working thursday night )

    I'll know for sure after the long weekend

    Iguana...
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    I can't make it [emoji22] Already working that...

    I can't make it [emoji22]
    Already working that weekend

    But

    As I've mentioned before
    if any of you have time on weekdays I'm up for a mid week trip in the fall

    Cheers
  34. You won't be able to stealth camp I see you...

    You won't be able to stealth camp
    I see you have an offer for the end of August

    However if you're looking for something for Friday and the following week try the western Upland Trail in...
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    Ontario - Algonquin Park - July 24-26 2015

    Liam and I are heading into Algonquin on Friday, July 24 - access 3 Magnatewan and doing the Pettawawa -- Ralph Bryce loop

    We're heading in Friday afternoon around 3 PM and the staying on Daisy...
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    And I just booked a family trip at a lake just...

    And I just booked a family trip at a lake just outside the south tip of algonquin.

    Hopefully I can make it to a fall hang

    Enjoy the summer
    :-)
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    It's in the planning stage now Not sure if...

    It's in the planning stage now

    Not sure if it's just Liam and I or the whole family

    I'm heading to algonquin this weekend ( 4 days !) once I'm back I'll figure out this trip
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    EGL Summer hang????

    So is anyone planning an EGL summer hang?

    If nothing is planned yet is anyone around July 31-August 3 for a canoe trip/ hike or something to start some planning

    Cheers
  39. Great pictures ! Looking forward to the trip...

    Great pictures !
    Looking forward to the trip report
    Sorry I missed this but hey I went to Killarney a few weeks ago :)

    Cheers
  40. Great trip report Thanks for sharing

    Great trip report
    Thanks for sharing
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    I'm 6'3 185 and am I a standard WBBB 1.0double ...

    I'm 6'3 185 and am I a standard WBBB 1.0double
    109072
    Yes it's under the superfly!
  42. VIDEO - La Cloche Silhouette trail - 78KM in 3 days

    Thanks bubba
    Hope to see you at a future hang
  43. Thanks - it was my first real video edit I...

    Thanks - it was my first real video edit
    I wasn't sure if people wanted to hear my clips of me talking or see the scenery ( with some music )
    I went with scenery -



    Pretty much every...
  44. Thanks Rodell I really enjoyed the site...

    Thanks Rodell



    I really enjoyed the site the 1st night I loved the view I had while by the fire.



    Monday morning was raining pretty heavy at points - but It stopped around 12:30 and by 2...
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    trip report here ...

    trip report here

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/109727-VIDEO-La-Cloche-Silhouette-trail-78KM-in-3-days?p=1454844#post1454844
  46. VIDEO - La Cloche Silhouette trail - 78KM in 3 days

    So on May 4 2015 I headed for a solo trek to La Cloche Silhouette Trail in Killarney, Ontario Canada.

    Had rain on Monday Morning till around noon - then sunny skies and warm weather for the next...
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    Wow! Just finished in 3 days !! Had some rain...

    Wow!
    Just finished in 3 days !!
    Had some rain the 1st morning then sunshine and clear skies for the rest of the trip
    I will be posting a trip report !
    Just about to enjoy some fish and chips...
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    Just wanted to post that I talk to Killarney...

    Just wanted to post that I talk to Killarney today and they still have lots of snow/ice but they anticipate the trails should be fairly clear by May 4. :D

    Another week and I can start watching...
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    Since you'll be on the water a few days before I...

    Since you'll be on the water a few days before I head up, have you heard anything about ice out?
    I hoping the trails are in OK condition to keep a good pace.
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    La Cloche Silhouette - May 4 2015

    When I did my reservation for May I got all the sites I initially wanted. I booked about six weeks before my trip. If I were to go later in the summer I would definitely book the second I knew I was...
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