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    I made a small pillow from an old fleece shirt....

    I made a small pillow from an old fleece shirt. Made it just the right size and fluff for my head. And as far as DIY projects go, it doesn't get much easier than a pillow.
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    It's an extra small incubator with deeper baffles...

    It's an extra small incubator with deeper baffles to allow more non compresses down and not just over-stuffed.

    Lots of jargon for "warm". :)
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    Custom UQ a success!

    A big thank you to Adam a for an incredible custom UQ. I finally got to use my Christmas present last night. It only got down to 14* but at no point did I have even a little cold spot! The deeper...
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    Nice shots. Glad you made it. Nice to meet you. :)

    Nice shots. Glad you made it. Nice to meet you. :)
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    Thanks for starting this! Can't wait to see all...

    Thanks for starting this! Can't wait to see all the great pictures and stories. Wish I could have stayed longer but the cold and I don't get along. I think it reached -2 last night!
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    I didn't take much convincing. I just waited...

    I didn't take much convincing. I just waited until Nighthauk fixed all the bugs in his system and took off from there. ;)
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    Got a custom made HG UQ in purple! Should bring...

    Got a custom made HG UQ in purple! Should bring me down lower than I've ever been.
    Also got a fur lined trapper hat and some new buffs. Lost mine somewhere on the long trail. Looks like we all got...
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    Thanks guys. I can't wait to use it. Was hoping...

    Thanks guys. I can't wait to use it. Was hoping to take it out last night but didn't want to put wet gear away. Sometime this week though I'm thinking!
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    I guess I was a very good girl.

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    Thank you Adam for once again coming through with an amazing gift from Nighthauk via hammock gear. I LOVE IT!!!! I can't wait to take my custom purple UQ and put it on my purple hammock to see...
  10. Lots of great old roads and snowmobile trails in...

    Lots of great old roads and snowmobile trails in the area. Or driving a few minutes to a chesterfield Gorge. Depends on what you're looking for.
  11. I'll being my skins! Almost ready to work and...

    I'll being my skins! Almost ready to work and soften one deer skin, and fleshing the second today. Lots of squirrels to practice on though. ;)
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    Had the same problem with skirts. Bought a nice...

    Had the same problem with skirts. Bought a nice under armor heat gear, capris leggings and I loved them. Got them at an end of summer sale. Glad to hear it worked out. Chaffing is never fun. ;)

    I...
  13. If you're into tracking animals, the snow is...

    If you're into tracking animals, the snow is pretty amazing. Saw quite a bit of tracks out there crossing the road as we plowed. Bring along the tracking books and check them out.
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    Hiking the long trail I used my husbands 20* Full...

    Hiking the long trail I used my husbands 20* Full length UQ and my zero top. But over used my zero UQ in the summer too. The 20 is just much lighter. Honestly it friends on where you are on the AT....
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    Used my zero degree (with extra down) UQ all...

    Used my zero degree (with extra down) UQ all summer long this year. When it's warm you just vent it a little more and don't put on as much on top of you. You don't changer your mattress for the...
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    Welcome to the forums. It's such a great place to...

    Welcome to the forums. It's such a great place to meet wonderful people and learn so much.
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    My sister in law asked me once if scouts brush...

    My sister in law asked me once if scouts brush their teeth when they camp and I said "honey they don't even change their underwear!" Boys! Lol
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    Congratulations! I miss them that little! You...

    Congratulations! I miss them that little! You will have lots of sleepless nights, but they are so worth it. Enjoy!
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    Welcome from a little south of you in Western MA....

    Welcome from a little south of you in Western MA. Sounds like you have already found some great stuff on here. I also recommend going to a group hang. New England (North East) has one at least three...
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    Welcome from the East Coast. Lots of great...

    Welcome from the East Coast. Lots of great information on here. Don't get too overwhelmed, just keep looking until you figure out what will work for you.
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    If you keep it really close to the ground/floor...

    If you keep it really close to the ground/floor you should be fine. When the baby gets bigger they can crawl in and out when they need to. Learning how to self-soothe. Congrats on the munchkin,...
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    Can't wait to hear how she did! Would love to...

    Can't wait to hear how she did! Would love to welcome another lady to the hammock club. ;)
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    Welcome to the craziness! A great place with...

    Welcome to the craziness! A great place with great people. Can't wait to see your adventures.
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    Hammock Gear, Ridding the world of CBS one order...

    Hammock Gear, Ridding the world of CBS one order at a time. ;)
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    Ultra light here.. Sticks and trees.

    Ultra light here.. Sticks and trees.
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    Welcome to the Forums. Can't wait to see the...

    Welcome to the Forums. Can't wait to see the hikes you do. Being from New England, the terrain out there is a bit different from here. ;)
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    Sounds good. If you want the tarp to be in porch...

    Sounds good. If you want the tarp to be in porch mode, check how high you would set that up and think about the length to the ground from the poles/sticks. The doors I rarely use more than a foot or...
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    I have a DIY superfly in silnylon. It is my year...

    I have a DIY superfly in silnylon. It is my year round tarp. I like the options and the privacy. That said, if winter camping isn't your things, and privacy isn't an issue, the hex tarps are great...
  29. Thanks for the help. I'll give them a call...

    Thanks for the help. I'll give them a call tomorrow!
  30. That may be an option. Our mileage that day might...

    That may be an option. Our mileage that day might put us coming in late though. 13.5 miles including camels hump...
  31. It also helps some people get a more comfortable...

    It also helps some people get a more comfortable lay. It's easier to keep the diagonal when your feet are in a special box. :)
  32. VT > Long trail hike-Looking for some resupply point

    Hey guys and gals, my mom is planning to finished the LT and started hiking today just south of Stratton. My 14yo and I plan on meeting up with her for 10 days in September. The one problem I seem to...
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    I've been hiking with a sports skort and really...

    I've been hiking with a sports skort and really like it. The only problem I have is the scratched up legs. I've been wearing hiking tights under them and really like that combo. Nighthauk is thinking...
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    So glad you are safe! That's so scary! You need...

    So glad you are safe! That's so scary! You need an FID card for mace but you can have bear spray in MA. I like the knife idea.
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    Lady hammockers thread

    That's wonderful!! If she has any others, feel free to ask them here so everyone can benefit. :)
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    Just did 40 miles in VT. Sounds like a great...

    Just did 40 miles in VT. Sounds like a great trip. I know that laurel ridge is not hammock friendly. That just over the MA border. Sages ravine is much better. Have fun!
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    Just to let you ladies know: I just got back from...

    Just to let you ladies know: I just got back from a five day four night hike on the Long Trail and saw more women than men by two to one!! We're taking over the trails!
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    That's awesome! Add in that you should always let...

    That's awesome! Add in that you should always let someone know where you will be and when you should be back, and you good. I also like up hike with a dog. Not sure if it helps, he'd probably lick...
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    Which 50? My mom and aunt and I are doing the...

    Which 50? My mom and aunt and I are doing the first 40 of the LT. :)
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    My best friend in from Oregon and now is stuck in...

    My best friend in from Oregon and now is stuck in New England. There's a lot that cracks her up about us. ;)

    I would love to talk about insulation. I had to have my TQ custom made from HG because...
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    Not a one! Even in my back yard. I was afraid to...

    Not a one! Even in my back yard. I was afraid to say anything in case I'd break the spell! I'm sure they'll be coming soon though. Since it's warming up so quickly b
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    I have the go girl too, but if you wait to long...

    I have the go girl too, but if you wait to long it can overflow if your not careful. 😳
    I've found that squatting can often be simpler. And less dangerous. A quick tip. Squatting too low can...
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    Just finished my trip report in the trip report...

    Just finished my trip report in the trip report section. Tapatalk kept freezing on me so it took longer than expected.
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    Almost Mt Greylock

    My 14yo and I headed off on Saturday afternoon to meet my mom and aunt at Wilbur's clearing in mt Greylock st park, MA.
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    We walked through patches of wildflowers like spring snow on hoppers...
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    First backpacking trip if the year. Beautiful...

    First backpacking trip if the year. Beautiful view, but way to windy to hang there again!85177
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    Lady hammockers thread

    Thanks everyone for chiming in. :) I realized this weekend that the angle of set up is key as well. If you are all in a line, doors to doors instead of sides to sides, there is a lot less privacy,...
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    It was great. Wet and windy. I'll make a trip...

    It was great. Wet and windy. I'll make a trip report for mine today. I think Nighthauk will have one too for his trip.
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    Lady hammockers thread

    Hello ladies and gents, I would love to have a thread that talks about how we have do some things differently than our dear gentlemen. For instance: do you even fully change in the woods? In your...
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    It would NOT be exclusive. We have sub-forums on...

    It would NOT be exclusive. We have sub-forums on Under insulation, top insulation, rain protection. Why not one that's about things that women's deal with in the woods. I'm not excluding anyone. I...
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    Thanks. I think I'll do that. :)

    Thanks. I think I'll do that. :)
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