Search:

Type: Posts; User: Black

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Chesterfield, Ma/ Jan 10-12, 2020. Chesterfield Scout reservation.

    Will miss seeing you Grey Eagle. See you In Ashby.

    Fried tater tots and fried pickles! Yum!
  2. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,087

    UL Chair Quilts now available at Dutchware

    Does the low back quilt fit the Helinox Chair One XL?
  3. Replies
    37
    Views
    1,759

    Winter sock - how warm?

    I don’t use a top cover on my hammock. I like the feel of cold air on my face while sleeping, (sometimes I use a bug net). To capture condensation I use a heavy wool loose weave scarf. When I sleep...
  4. HYOH Podcast - Episode 51 – Winter Camping with BK Noonan

    Enjoyed the podcast. Great job Chris! Looking forward
  5. Replies
    10
    Views
    765

    Military Module Sleep System

    Stayed warm at -7 using the entire system on my deck with two closed cell pads underneath. Napped off and on for 3 hours. Condensation from breathing got the best of me and I retreated to the house....
  6. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,925

    Inflatable pillows for hammock camping

    I have been using a NEMO Fillo backpacking pillow. I’ve use it almost every day for the past four years in my hammock and as a couch pillow. It's inflatable and washable. A little pricey but it has...
  7. Thank you, Elliott and Cindy, for making this...

    Thank you, Elliott and Cindy, for making this hang possible. Thanks to everyone for all the laughs and the really good food. It was a great pleasure to wake up and look out at the fall colors thru...
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    305

    MA, DAR NEHHA Fall Hang OCT 4-6 2019

    It was great to see everyone. DAR State Forest is a very beautiful area.
    Thanks Stacey
  9. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,141

    Curious about bug nets

    I've been using a Dutch ware summer sock xlc over a Warbonnet Travler xlc. I stuff it in the bag with the hammock, (it fits). It is easy to slide on or off while in the hammock. It allows me three...
  10. Replies
    12
    Views
    831

    new convert in search of wisdom

    Go to the organized hangs and check out all of the setups. Try the demos. Ask questions. People really like to talk about their best gear and let you know what didn't work. The best part is you will...
  11. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,338

    Hammock Ridgeline Fan

    Thanks for posting this.
  12. Requesting assistance from folks who have conquered calf ridge

    The length of the ridgeline and the height differential between the head and foot end of the hammock are the best ways to achieve control for a consistent hang. Considering 100 Ton's success posted...
  13. Thread: A hammock haiku

    by Black
    Replies
    13
    Views
    1,502

    A hammock haiku

    Surrounded by stars.
    Suspended above the earth.
    The deepest of sleeps.
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    597

    First Time MOTO-CAMPING...with a Hammock

    If you use an android phone, go to the play store and search for the “UC Public CG" app. It cost a few bucks but it may be worth it to you.
  15. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,315

    Happy Birthday Shug!

    Happy Birthday Shug!
    Many Many More!
  16. Replies
    7
    Views
    690

    Maine Cast Iron Hang 2019

    Thank you Rick and Margaret for hosting this hang. Great group of folks. Face hurts from all the laughs. I had a great time.
  17. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,017

    TRIP Report MA

    Great time Jerry! Thanks!
    It was good to see all you hangers again. Enjoyed the pot luck very much.
    Thank you Warbonnet Outdoors for the $100.00 donation to the raffle. I put the gift certificate...
  18. Replies
    45
    Views
    10,310

    Ridgeline Phone Holder

    Hangtime hooks!
  19. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,481

    Pillow recommendation ?

    I use the NEMO Fillo Backpacking pillow. I've been using it for four years. I use it for a couch pillow so it is used alot. It's pricey but I would not hesitate to get another if I had to. Good luck...
  20. Replies
    151
    Views
    9,427

    Looking forward to this hang!

    Looking forward to this hang!
  21. Thread: Merry christmas

    by Black
    Replies
    23
    Views
    1,392

    Merry christmas

    Merry Christmas!
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    817

    Really needed to get away. Slept like a rock. ...

    Really needed to get away. Slept like a rock.
    Great hang! Good to see everybody again.
    Thankyou Cindy and Elliot.
  23. I just woke up from my food coma. Where did all...

    I just woke up from my food coma. Where did all the dutch ovens go? How did I get here?

    Thanks everybody for all the great food and great company.

    Had a great time!

    Thanks Rick and...
  24. Replies
    59
    Views
    10,222

    Which WB hammock is better?

    I use my XLC with a 0 degree wookie for the winter and my RR with Hammock Gear phoenix 20 & 40 degree under quilts for spring, summer, and fall. So comfortable. It's a bullet proof system.
  25. Replies
    41
    Views
    4,972

    Phone pocket on the quilts?

    I always keep the phone in my shirt pocket. I side sleep in my WBB XLC and WBRR. The phone stays warm and safe. I would not use a pocket on a quilt.
  26. Replies
    113
    Views
    21,574

    Do you guys remove your bug net in fall/winter?

    I use a RR down to 30* and an XLC down to 0*. I have always used the bug net. after reading all this I'm going to try a night or two with out the net.
  27. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,328

    New Tarp for WBBB, Any Suggestions?

    The superfly is a great all season tarp. It gives you some privacy when you want it and you'll always be dry. Worth the money.
  28. Thread: Calf pressure

    by Black
    Replies
    29
    Views
    4,219

    Calf pressure

    WBBXLC
    I set the foot end approximately 6” to 12” above head end. Straps at a 30 degree angle. While in the hammock the ridge line is loose. I can turn approximately 2.5” to 3” of the ridge line...
  29. ME > Cast Iron Chef's Hang planning thread > 27 thru 29 April 2018 > Denmark, ME

    Can't wait! Looking forward to this hang.
  30. Replies
    25
    Views
    2,708

    Bug nets, how late in the year do you use them

    Use the bug net year round as well. Block bugs in summer, retains heat in the winter.
  31. Replies
    8
    Views
    2,579

    Thinking Phoenix Econ 40

    Your going to like it. I have a Phoenix econ 40 and I used it with my WBRR and XLC all summer.
  32. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,473

    Ridgerunner Bug Net Management

    I will make one and use it on my RR. Thanks
  33. NH > Alexandria, NH > Oct 20-22, 2017 > Great Pumpkin Hang

    <<Is it bad that it looks tasty? I'll try anything at least once>>

    It's only bad if you eat it with the fur (or feathers) still on.
  34. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,574

    Advice for UQ/TQ in East TN. (Chattanooga Area)

    IMHO The perfect system for you:

    November thru March
    20 degree TQ & UQ

    April thru October
    50 degree TQ
    40 degree UQ

    You will always be comfortable and if you camp up north you can stack...
  35. Thread: What is it?

    by Black
    Replies
    5
    Views
    1,156

    What is it?

    Yup, it's drip line. Is this your first Ridge Runner hammock?
  36. Replies
    57
    Views
    7,098

    How many quilts do you own ?

    Five quilts and I'm covered down to 0 degrees F.

    Top quilts
    Loco Libre Ghost Pepper 20 degree.
    Hammock Gear Econ Burrow 50 degree.

    Under quilts
    Warbonnet Wookie 0 degree.
    Hammock Gear...
  37. Replies
    41
    Views
    8,764

    New Warbonnet Superfly tarp leaks at Ridgeline

    Please show a picture of the setup?
  38. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,030

    Entering hammock camping

    Warbonnet Ridge Runner hammock.
    https://www.warbonnetoutdoors.com/product/ridgerunner-hammock/
  39. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,304

    Warbonnet BBXLC and Mamjamba Stuffed

    Yup, I keep them separate. Hammock in compactor bag in backpack and tarp in outer pocket.
  40. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,763

    Warbonnet service

    I use my RR above 20*. I use my XLC and 0* wookie below 20*. You are really going to like the RR.
  41. Replies
    13
    Views
    3,307

    New to Los Angeles, where to camp?

    You can check out PHARRAOH on his youtube channel. He backpacks in the mountains near you.
  42. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,316

    FS: ULA CATALYST + EXTRAS + OR FORAY JACKET

    What color is the Catalyst?
  43. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,415

    Who's up for a weekend overnight

    Yup! Depending on work schedule.
  44. Beautiful! Sorry to have missed this hang but...

    Beautiful!
    Sorry to have missed this hang but family first. I won't miss the next one.
  45. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,869

    THANKS to Rick and the Modz

    Yup! Thanks Rick and Co.
  46. Replies
    94
    Views
    18,760

    Thanks everyone. Had a great time! Looking...

    Thanks everyone. Had a great time! Looking forward to the next.
  47. Replies
    14
    Views
    3,597

    Hammock Home Hang 2017 (May 2017)

    Had a great time at the Home Hang last year!
    Congratulations and best wishes!
  48. Replies
    40
    Views
    6,867

    I am fortunate to own a Blackbird XLC, Blackbird...

    I am fortunate to own a Blackbird XLC, Blackbird Traveler XLC, and an Amok Draumr 3.0.
    When I started hanging, my biggest challenge was to be able to relax enough to fall asleep. Once I was able to...
  49. WBBB XLC DL 1,7 and 0* Wooki. Long sleeve tee...

    WBBB XLC DL 1,7 and 0* Wooki.
    Long sleeve tee shirt, jeans, and regular socks.
    Ridgeline slack = two fingers pulls it tight at a 45 degree angle.
    Temps: Mid thirties.
    Breeze: 7-8 mph

    With...
  50. Replies
    113
    Views
    21,574

    WBBB xlc. I keep the net on so far. If...

    WBBB xlc. I keep the net on so far. If condensation becomes a problem it will be a good excuse to get a Dutch net less hammock.
Results 1 to 50 of 68
Page 1 of 2 1 2