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    Giving up on my Hennessy, but....

    Thinkin about trying a bridge hammock.
    I could never get comfy in the Hennessy. I'm a side sleeper and never could find the right "lay" in it.
    Looking at the bridge styles, I think I might have...
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    I'm in. Thanks for you generosity!

    I'm in. Thanks for you generosity!
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    I can't help with the info you need but I gotta...

    I can't help with the info you need but I gotta tell you that I'm **** jealous. RMNP is one of my favorite places and I loved the Badlands when I visited. Been thinkin about a way to get out there...
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    I'm still dealing with some claustraphobia from...

    I'm still dealing with some claustraphobia from time to time. Zipped up in a sleeping bag and rolled up like a big doobie in my hammock is no place for a "get the hell out now" episode.:D

    I...
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    My wife's actually from Ga ;)

    My wife's actually from Ga ;)
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    She was freaked out cause we only use the...

    She was freaked out cause we only use the backdoor for comin and goin. I only took my truck key hiking with me and had to resort to using the front door key I had hidden.
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    Howdy from Cave City.

    Howdy from Cave City.
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    Middle of the night UQ test...ABORT!

    I hiked back into Mammoth Cave National Park for a cold weather UQ test.
    I recently had a bicep detach in my right arm and have a doc's apptmnt today. Anyhow, I got to my campsite, got a fire...
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    I did a test hang friday night in the back yard....

    I did a test hang friday night in the back yard. I used a synthetic mummy bag (heavy n old) that has a hood. As far as I could tell, the hood kept gettin in my way. The bag I ordered is a 20* down...
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    Is the RR still available?

    Is the RR still available?
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    Thanksd folks. I've been shopping for a good down...

    Thanksd folks. I've been shopping for a good down bag today and havin a helluva time findin the right one at the right price.
    i think I want a 20* bag that I can keep warm with if I need it that...
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    For those using a sleeping bag as a TQ

    Wondering if it would be best to have a shorter bag. I'm 6' and thought maybe a regular length or a women's length might be better. There would be less bag to deal with (weight, although minimal), no...
  13. Thread: UQ TQ question

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    UQ TQ question

    If I use my LeighLo 66" 15* UQ under me, and my Big Agnes 45* bag on top, realistically, what kind of temps do you think a warm sleeper could handle? I'd probably wear my Mountain Hardware jacket...
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    I can't believe how much easier Whoopies are to...

    I can't believe how much easier Whoopies are to the stock suspension. Got really tired of lashing and unlashing then lashing again.
    Whoopies baby!
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    Got my LeighLo UQ today

    Finally after a USPS mix-up and an ice storm I got my UQ from LeighLo today.

    Set it up in my basement and chilled for as long as I could stand it. I'm expecting to be warm and snuggly, hopefully...
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    Sent you a PM.

    Sent you a PM.
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    I ordered a 15* 66" UQ from Leighlo on the 4th....

    I ordered a 15* 66" UQ from Leighlo on the 4th. As soon as I get it I'll post my experience with it. Waiting..
  18. I really wanna see this video, but at 1:29 it...

    I really wanna see this video, but at 1:29 it stops for me. I loaded it three times now with the same result. Bummer!
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    I got a 66" 15* UQ from Leighlo. Thanks.

    I got a 66" 15* UQ from Leighlo.
    Thanks.
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    Should be gettin my my new UQ soon and...

    Don't know and couldn't find anything . Do most folks get into the set-up hammock, then sleep directly on the hammock bottom? If I'm not clear, what I mean is do you put something between yourself...
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    Which UQ is best for me?

    I'm ready to bite the bullet and get an UQ. I can't seem to set my mind on which would be best for me.
    If I go with a 30* Uq, realistically, what kind of temp range could I expect to use it. I'm a...
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    I'm in!! Thank you!

    I'm in!! Thank you!
  23. Thread: Howdy from KY

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    Hey poppa, welcome back. I'm just a few miles...

    Hey poppa, welcome back.
    I'm just a few miles up the road from you in Cave City.
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    I'd like to play too. Thanks much!!

    I'd like to play too. Thanks much!!
  25. Thread: Hello from ky

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    Sounds like Blue Heron take out to me :D When...

    Sounds like Blue Heron take out to me :D When are you all going?
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    Ha ha, I am partial to 'em! Glad you found this...

    Ha ha, I am partial to 'em! Glad you found this place.
  27. Thread: Hello from ky

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    Welcome Fish! I'm just a little west of you in...

    Welcome Fish! I'm just a little west of you in Barren co. I'm thru RS pretty often. My buddy and I fish the river below WC dam every chance we get. Fish the Green alot too. We've been thinkin about a...
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    Pooge welcome. Is this the same Pooge that I...

    Pooge welcome. Is this the same Pooge that I already know? I bet it is:D
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    Weather's lookin pretty sshhhii.....crappy.

    Weather's lookin pretty sshhhii.....crappy.
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    I free if you all are still plannin on going.

    I free if you all are still plannin on going.
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    I'll check my calender.

    I'll check my calender.
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    Sounds good, and AMEN on the food. :D

    Sounds good, and AMEN on the food. :D
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    I've only done DF to Green River Ferry in my yak....

    I've only done DF to Green River Ferry in my yak. Been between GRF and Houchins by motor boat.
    I really don't care.
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    Thinkin about puttin in at Dennisons Ferry?

    Thinkin about puttin in at Dennisons Ferry?
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    I choose float. My buddy is going to try and join...

    I choose float. My buddy is going to try and join us. He's always busy and it's never a sure thing till it happens, but there may be 4.

    I found out today that the weekend that we picked has a...
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    Tarp is new. Pitched at an angle. Zukiguy, I...

    Tarp is new. Pitched at an angle.

    Zukiguy, I think you may have nailed it. It was wet under most of it but it could have been due to the rain runnin down the lines.

    Mystery solved??
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    The tarp was about 4 ft off the ground with my...

    The tarp was about 4 ft off the ground with my tent about 8 inches under. It rained steady for about 2 hours and when we decided it wasn't gonna quit, we started tearin down camp in the rain. I...
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    I'm in if everything goes my way.:rolleyes:

    I'm in if everything goes my way.:rolleyes:
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    Why did my HH hex tarp get me soaked?

    I couldn't use the hammock because of lack of trees, but I did tie up to one tree and used a pole I cut and put my tent under it. The tarp leaked and was soaking wet underneath. It was real nice and...
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    I will call the park today to make the...

    I will call the park today to make the reservation. (Just found out they have the worst automated system I have ever had to deal with)[/QUOTE]

    Yeah, I've tried calling them for several different...
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    BTW, I'm a 6E wide and Crocs fit me well. How...

    BTW, I'm a 6E wide and Crocs fit me well. How wide is your hoof?
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    I've had a pair of these for 3 or 4 years. Love...

    I've had a pair of these for 3 or 4 years. Love em. Don't look the best with socks on though:laugh:
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    Welcome from South Central Ky.

    Welcome from South Central Ky.
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    Just puttin some life back into this thread.

    Just puttin some life back into this thread.
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    Maple springs is the group campground, right? I...

    Maple springs is the group campground, right? I think alot of horse people use it.
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    28th & 29th work better for me. Not crazy about...

    28th & 29th work better for me.
    Not crazy about the car camping but I understand. I wonder about being able to hang in the campgrounds there. I know from being there at that time that the...
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    Got a two day archery shoot the weekend of the...

    Got a two day archery shoot the weekend of the march 31 - april 1. Gotta be there. Hope you all have fun.
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    I think I came to the end of my hammocking...

    I think I came to the end of my hammocking attempts lastnight. Someone earlier said it's not for everyone and I reckon I fall into that category.

    I again was plenty warm. Only fell asleep for 30...
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    I was plenty warm lastnight so it had little to...

    I was plenty warm lastnight so it had little to do with temp.

    I was in my backyard and my backyard is most likely considered "wild" to many of you, except nearly void of trees. Awefully quiet out...
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    Should I keep trying?

    In an attempt to get comfy in this hammock thing, I tried again in my back yard lastnight. After being really tired, I figured this was my best yet attempt at getting some rest in a hammock. I slept...
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