Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rockdawg69

Page 1 of 24 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.16 seconds.

  1. Sorry about that. Work always seems to get in...

    Sorry about that. Work always seems to get in the way of most things. Maybe you want to plan on the Grayson Winter hang in Jan/Feb????:cool::cool::cool::cool:
  2. If you are planning a loop around the highlands,...

    If you are planning a loop around the highlands, you can park at the backpacker lot in the state park for about $10. On Thursday evening or Friday, or whenever the hike is finished, you can come...
  3. AMEN to that!

    AMEN to that!
  4. Come on in. We'll let you explain at the...

    Come on in. We'll let you explain at the Saturday demonstration all the reasons on why hammocks are great .:boggle:
  5. This a is a bump. The trip report from last year...

    This a is a bump. The trip report from last year is appended at the bottom of Happy Campers announcement.




    ...
  6. Great. Good to have more folks coming. We are...

    Great. Good to have more folks coming.
    We are up to about 33 listed on the spreadsheet, plus a couple staying in the campground proper. Still room for a few more. I believe we have been up to...
  7. Folks, We are getting to the 6 week window. We...

    Folks,
    We are getting to the 6 week window. We normally cook a Saturday breakfast and always have a "throw-it-together" dinner Saturday night. Sunday morning is left over stuff or plan your own...
  8. Hey Gunner, Once you get past the first one, it...

    Hey Gunner,
    Once you get past the first one, it gets easier, especially if the park folks really take to the hammock philosophy. Wish that site was a lot closer to me.
  9. Sssssssh! Don't want to scare away the new...

    Sssssssh! Don't want to scare away the new hangers. But the bear taco folks might want to be prepared to sleep in a vehicle.:lol::laugh::lol:
  10. Come on up the road. Glad to have some new folks...

    Come on up the road. Glad to have some new folks enjoy the festival and the ponies!
  11. This places fits the old adage - "if you don't...

    This places fits the old adage - "if you don't like the weather, wait a minute". Truly a place where the mountains make their own weather. Just be prepared for changes each day. Two years we have...
  12. Not sure what you mean here. Are you saying the...

    Not sure what you mean here. Are you saying the wife usually rides in the trailer and you want to use it for the pony???:scared::scared::scared::scared:
  13. Wow! Glad to have you coming down. Be sure and...

    Wow! Glad to have you coming down. Be sure and bring a trailer for your new pony!:lol::lol::lol: New attendees always get first chance to take one home!
  14. I've dug up a couple of things already. And if I...

    I've dug up a couple of things already. And if I can get back to TN for a few days (currently stuck in the south GA swamp), the old thread injector will be making a couple of sets of "skins" for the...
  15. Today we received a note from Grayson that the...

    Today we received a note from Grayson that the water well serving the Hickory Ridge campground is critically low. No hot showers at the campground until Sept 30. Suggest each person coming to the...
  16. Replies
    23
    Views
    730

    Grayson group site has 4 or 5 pads for tents and...

    Grayson group site has 4 or 5 pads for tents and 4 or 5 picnic tables. The rest of the site is sloped downhill from the pads. There are some other openings for other tents and lots of trees for...
  17. :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:

    :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
  18. Sounds great krasnake. If you go to the first...

    Sounds great krasnake. If you go to the first post for the hang, you will find a link to the sign-up spreadsheet. Sign in and list your friends also. At the bottom right of the sign -up, there is...
  19. Cool thing Tim. Hope she can return. Maybe we...

    Cool thing Tim. Hope she can return. Maybe we converted them.
  20. Thanks for the offer and welcome. Usually there...

    Thanks for the offer and welcome. Usually there are extra hammocks that go to the demo area, rather than tear down the one you are using at the camp site. Bring what you got and throw in with the...
  21. Nice pics Tim. Thanks for taking time to provide...

    Nice pics Tim. Thanks for taking time to provide us with things to remember.
  22. Thanks to HB, Loki, and CB for carrying on the...

    Thanks to HB, Loki, and CB for carrying on the tradition. Great job guys and thanks to all those who fed the mob. Nice to have met some new faces. Bunches of old faces also.

    Left the parking lot...
  23. I have 411. Should be plenty of space according...

    I have 411. Should be plenty of space according to HB. Will be there by 1:00 Friday.
  24. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Thanks. Get the grass cut, load the stuff, get up...

    Thanks. Get the grass cut, load the stuff, get up at 0530. Ride the super slab --- maybe.
  25. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    I can not get my. iPad to load the spreadsheet so...

    I can not get my. iPad to load the spreadsheet so that I can add info. Probably need an app for the Google docs.
    So, HB/Loki, add my name and Red Solo Cups (50-100) and sodas, three 2- liter...
  26. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Think I will be there Friday afternoon. I got to...

    Think I will be there Friday afternoon. I got to go around my elbow, nose, and both feet to get over there from central TN. It is either drop down to hot lanta or over us 64 thru Ducktown. I hate...
  27. Cakes, I have 411. Everyone is welcome to use...

    Cakes, I have 411. Everyone is welcome to use the trees after I get there and sign in. Probably noon on Friday.
  28. Okay BP. We still might want to shuttle because...

    Okay BP. We still might want to shuttle because of Carver Gap vandal problems. Mountain Harbor is good for shuttles.
  29. Oh yes. HB has it scheduled. Bring the yak!

    Oh yes. HB has it scheduled. Bring the yak!
  30. Lollygagging Time!!! For those who have a bunch...

    Lollygagging Time!!!
    For those who have a bunch of free time, like 10 days or so, come and join me for the Hot Springs Hang the weekend prior to Grayson and then spending Monday thru Wednesday doing...
  31. Site 411 is locked down. I think there would be...

    Site 411 is locked down. I think there would be room for others to hang. Should be there by noon on Friday. Staying until Monday morning.

    Hanging in the wind and river...
  32. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Simple process. I keep a small, laminated card...

    Simple process. I keep a small, laminated card in the front of my wallet with all that info on it, to include a short medical history. Comes out at about 1.5 x 2.0 inches using a small font (6 to...
  33. Last year we found them around Massie Gap, not to...

    Last year we found them around Massie Gap, not to far from the backpacker parking lot. That was on Monday after the festival was over.
  34. Well didn't know we had a poet amongst the crew,...

    Well didn't know we had a poet amongst the crew, but love it HR. Now we just need a couple of pickers to take us through a Friday night serenade.
  35. Sign up sheet is in the 1st post.

    Sign up sheet is in the 1st post.
  36. Still waiting on reply to PM I sent out.

    Still waiting on reply to PM I sent out.
  37. The last note on your pot was that it was put in...

    The last note on your pot was that it was put in with the Professor's cooler. Did not see anything after that. We'll check with him to see if he has it.
  38. About time you folks came up out of the gators...

    About time you folks came up out of the gators pens!:scared: Be good to see ya'll.
  39. For those who want to spend some extra time out...

    For those who want to spend some extra time out on the AT, the backpackers lot is at the entrance to the campground road. Just a couple of miles or so over to the Thomas Knob shelter. If you are...
  40. Glad to see you are coming again Cakes. Would...

    Glad to see you are coming again Cakes. Would you rather have beans for your birthday or cobbler?:lol:
  41. Marcia's help would be great on the wood. The...

    Marcia's help would be great on the wood.

    The spreadsheet has a page for food and raffle items all the way to the right at the bottom of the sheet.
  42. Hope you can make it. We do have a good and laid...

    Hope you can make it. We do have a good and laid back time.
  43. Tim, You get the tarp and we'll take the cost...

    Tim,

    You get the tarp and we'll take the cost out of the raffle proceeds as we did before. Guess it is time to check with some vendors on possible raffle goodies. Everyone is also encouraged to...
  44. I can't believe it! Big Blue has gone to the...

    I can't believe it! Big Blue has gone to the great wind in the sky!!!! Maybe we should have a proper send off - bundle him up and put in the campground dumpster. Thence he came to life and thence...
  45. Yeah! Hot Springs and then Grayson Fall Festival...

    Yeah! Hot Springs and then Grayson Fall Festival the next weekend. A little hiking in between or maybe some fishing.:):):)
  46. Replies
    138
    Views
    5,568

    Just a note. The Grayson Highlands Fall Festival...

    Just a note. The Grayson Highlands Fall Festival hang is always the last weekend in September. Announcement thread coming soon.:)
  47. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    If I get there, I'm still bringing a...

    If I get there, I'm still bringing a canary!!!:scared::scared::scared:
  48. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Or over to the Stupid Steep hike at Looking...

    Or over to the Stupid Steep hike at Looking Glass!!!:lol:
  49. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Which way is up wind in the enchanted forest?...

    Which way is up wind in the enchanted forest? Should I bring a canary?
  50. Replies
    849
    Views
    28,521

    Slightly north, near Savannah. But this year we...

    Slightly north, near Savannah. But this year we might as well be in the big swamp. Looks like "climate change" has got us back to the rain pattern we had in the late 50's and 60's. So much for "...
Results 1 to 50 of 1196
Page 1 of 24 1 2 3 4