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    Not sure if links are working -- the thread can...

    Not sure if links are working -- the thread can be found on Canadian Canoe Routes.

    http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=36603
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    Group Tarp / Gable Ends

    Cabin fever has set in and I am looking for a group-sized tarp to use while canoeing -- something big enough under which four guys can organize a kitchen/eating area, at least 10' x 14'.

    Does...
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    You saw what I went through when we were mildly...

    You saw what I went through when we were mildly hypothermic and I had a mess of tangled lines -- once the knife comes out and you start cutting, you know that you have to find a better way. After...
  4. Looks like you guys had yourselves a GREAT time. ...

    Looks like you guys had yourselves a GREAT time. It certainly was the PERFECT weekend for paddling!
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    Now that is what I call a CAVERNOUS SPACE! Also...

    Now that is what I call a CAVERNOUS SPACE! Also impressed by what you did with the side pull-outs. :)
  6. What we found out is that Ontario Parks is very...

    What we found out is that Ontario Parks is very much concerned with liability issues. Our party had reservations for the middle of this coming week at Massasauga, but the opening has been further...
  7. No backcountry permits for overnight camping now....

    No backcountry permits for overnight camping now.

    http://www.algonquinpark.on.ca/news/2013/2013-04-22_special_bulletin.php

    Not to mention still substantial ice coverage -- you have to go pretty...
  8. Thread: The Hangle

    by BrknArrow
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    Where is the LIKE button for this post??

    Where is the LIKE button for this post??
  9. Well, we found ourselves in a bit of a hairy...

    Well, we found ourselves in a bit of a hairy crossing a few years back as we were coming out of Obabika and made the cut across Temagami for Devil's Mountain. That was ... scary and hypothermic. ...
  10. That's too bad -- this is the same weekend that...

    That's too bad -- this is the same weekend that we'll be paddling up in Temagami.

    Maybe ...
    Depending on the ice.
    It's always a crap shoot to see if Mother Nature will cooperate.

    But it is a...
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    I sure did! It took a bit of time -- shipped out...

    I sure did! It took a bit of time -- shipped out on Nov. 6th and received on the 23rd, but that is in keeping with some of the smaller packages that I have received in recent weeks. Factor in the...
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    Yup, that is a single-layer hammock.

    Yup, that is a single-layer hammock.
  13. I will be there for Saturday night -- plan to be...

    I will be there for Saturday night -- plan to be joined by a bottle of single malt. Did somebody say that they were going to be bringing in some actual firewood? To be burned as discreetly as my...
  14. Discretion goes a long way -- so does moderation....

    Discretion goes a long way -- so does moderation. And besides, my rowdy days are long behind me; the older you get, the earlier you seem to turn into a pumpkin. Nevermind any alcohol -- if I stay...
  15. I just read the part about Valens being a family...

    I just read the part about Valens being a family campground and therefore a COMPLETE ALCOHOL BAN ... and I am still IN!

    Not that I am in disagreement with that policy -- I have spent my share of...
  16. Thread: O.m.g.

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    All the more reason to work your new Burrow into...

    All the more reason to work your new Burrow into a prenup! :lol:
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    MacCat Deluxe now on its way!

    Just a note of thanks to Brian for putting my order together so quickly -- I just received notification that my MacCat Deluxe is now on its way. And that was within a week of having placed my order!...
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    Thanks for the tips everyone! I have to say that...

    Thanks for the tips everyone! I have to say that I was pleasantly surprised and incredibly pleased with my Incubator this past weekend. Right out of the box, the setup was easy and intuitive and I...
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    New Incubator -- any tips??

    I know ya'll aren't THAT excited, but my new UQ is waiting for me down at the post office. And I am so looking forward to hangin' without trying to keep myself situated on a pad during the night!
    ...
  20. This sort of response is encouraging news for the...

    This sort of response is encouraging news for the rest of us -- well, particularly me as I just placed an order today for a MacCat Deluxe. :)

    But it is nice to see that you are back in action and...
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    Some might consider this sacrilege just because...

    Some might consider this sacrilege just because of the amount of weight that we carry, but depending on how many and how long the portages are the first day out, we tend to eat like kings -- steaks,...
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    Hey L'il Cal -- I suppose I should first say...

    Hey L'il Cal --

    I suppose I should first say that I have nowhere near the breadth of experience that some others do, but I did start out with the very same hammock you have. It was what was...
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    Thanks for the response, Bubba. And I know what...

    Thanks for the response, Bubba. And I know what you are saying about the smaller diameter line -- I spent a few hours playing around with some one afternoon last week and was surprised to look down...
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    Adjustable ridgeline question ...

    A couple of quick questions about an adjustable/detachable ridgeline for my new Blackbird --

    The adjustable end of the ridgeline whoopie doesn't go through the channel of the gathered end, does...
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    Hello from Ontario

    Greetings from Ontario!

    A longtime backcountry camper, I have been hanging for a little over a year now and my back and the rest of these tired joints are most thankful. I started out with a...
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    Another Satisfied Customer

    Well, almost totally satisfied. :)

    I am sure that everyone is more than familiar with the sense of anticipation that comes from waiting for the postal carrier to deliver a batch of new gear. And...
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