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    That was a fun trip report. I was wondering why...

    That was a fun trip report. I was wondering why I had not seen any of your video's recently and now I know why. Glad your knees are better! I too am curious about the six foot long hiking poles at...
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    I too went with the two descending rings with a...

    I too went with the two descending rings with a carabiner. I find setting up is now easier and I can make simple adjustments at both ends faster.

    Cheers
  3. That was a fun video. Beautiful dog and some...

    That was a fun video. Beautiful dog and some lovely scenery. I too enjoyed the fishing scenes.

    Cheers
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    I have have a Kelly Noah 12 that I bring along...

    I have have a Kelly Noah 12 that I bring along for the kitchen area when canoe and car camping. It adds too much weight for backpacking.

    Cheers
  5. I use the little pockets on my Hex tarp and I...

    I use the little pockets on my Hex tarp and I have no issue getting the Hennessy snakeskins on. I do plan on swopping out the cord that Hennessy provides for the guy lines one of these days as the...
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    I made a reflectix pad and put it slightly under...

    I made a reflectix pad and put it slightly under me and to the left of the head end of my hammock. I then secure my 70 lb. dog in the same fashion as Boothill and his shepherd. Before bedtime I use...
  7. That was a great report. You certainly were...

    That was a great report. You certainly were tested on this outing. Lots of lessons in this trip.

    I always pack a sleep outfit that I also wear in camp if all my hiking clothes are wet. This...
  8. Those are some terrific photos. And not many...

    Those are some terrific photos. And not many trees. Looks like the entire group was working hard on this trail. I am sure your hard work is appreciated by many.

    Cheers
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    Beautiful spot. It is definitely special when you...

    Beautiful spot. It is definitely special when you can spend time in the woods with your children. My nine-year old daughter and I went on a four-day backpacking trip in June and it was great. We did...
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    I was surprised that I did not see a copy of...

    I was surprised that I did not see a copy of Jeff's Map for Algonquin Provincial Park in your video. It shows all the canoe routes with travel times, what type of fish can be found in each lake,...
  11. Great video. Thanks for sharing. So how do you...

    Great video. Thanks for sharing. So how do you get two hammocks side by side, using the same two trees? Could be handy when backpacking with my wife.

    Cheers
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    5th Anniversary Sale!

    Just got done ordering a new Jarbridge for myself. Too many great reviews from a well respected forum vendor to pass up.

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    It is always nice to read when a company provides...

    It is always nice to read when a company provides good service and stands behind their products.

    That 20% discount for members serving with the military is also a nice touch.

    Cheers
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    4 lbs 4 oz is too heavy for me. Cheers

    4 lbs 4 oz is too heavy for me.

    Cheers
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    Welcome to the forum. Cheers

    Welcome to the forum.

    Cheers
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    Welcome to the forum. I too would love to see...

    Welcome to the forum. I too would love to see some pics!

    Cheers
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    The main forum is great for information...

    The main forum is great for information concerning hammocks. The donating forum is great for information concerning any activity you can think of doing with your hammock. I now spend more time...
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    Thanks for the reply. Cheers

    Thanks for the reply.

    Cheers
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    Glad it is working out for you. You will...

    Glad it is working out for you. You will definitely appreciate the separate snakeskins the first time you need to set up or tear down in a hard rain.

    After every trip it is important to make sure...
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    Looks like a great place for a large group of...

    Looks like a great place for a large group of hammock campers. Thanks for sharing.

    Cheers
  21. Welcome to the forum. Beautiful photos. Enjoy...

    Welcome to the forum. Beautiful photos. Enjoy yourself.

    Cheers
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    Welcome from Quebec. Cheers

    Welcome from Quebec.

    Cheers
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    I have the Explorer Deluxe hammock with the Hex...

    I have the Explorer Deluxe hammock with the Hex tarp. I use the snakeskins with my Hex tarp which hangs independently of my hammock. I have another set of snakeskins made by Mountain Goat which I...
  24. Sounds like you had a great time. I have never...

    Sounds like you had a great time. I have never even considered this park before but it sounds great. I do like the idea of reservable sites (unlike APP where you reserve by lake). While I do...
  25. Looks like you had a great time. Thanks for...

    Looks like you had a great time. Thanks for sharing. Every time I see someone's trip report from that trail I get jealous. My plans to complete the entire loop keep getting pushed to "next year". ...
  26. Welcome to the forum. I have watched many of...

    Welcome to the forum.

    I have watched many of Kevin Callan's canoeing videos about his trips through Algonquin Provincial Park and enjoyed them all. Only in Canada can a person have rock star...
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    Extra Loops?

    I am looking at the Wilderness Logics full length underquilt and one of the options is "Extra Loops" at $5/loop, four maximum. What are these loops for and why would I need them? I have two...
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    I agree with this. My 14-year old boy weighs...

    I agree with this. My 14-year old boy weighs 140+ lbs. and has not stopped growing. When he was 12, he weighed 103 lbs. You are not saving any money if you need to replace the hammock in a year or...
  29. That could be handy. I have a collection of...

    That could be handy. I have a collection of small canisters that could be consolidated into one or two full canisters. Thanks for the review.

    Cheers
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    I am in with no colour preference. Cheers

    I am in with no colour preference.

    Cheers
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    Welcome to the forum! It certainly sounds like...

    Welcome to the forum! It certainly sounds like you have been bitten by the hammock bug. Good luck.

    Cheers
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    Welcome to the forum from western Quebec. ...

    Welcome to the forum from western Quebec.

    Cheers
  33. Thanks for the suggestion. I am always looking...

    Thanks for the suggestion. I am always looking for nice loop trails that can be easily completed in three to four days. I am still hoping to do the Killarney La Cloche trail but I would need my...
  34. Thanks for all the kind comments. It really was...

    Thanks for all the kind comments. It really was special spending one on one time over four days with my daughter. My daughter continues to add little tidbits of information and camping comments...
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    Sounds like you had a challenging but great trip....

    Sounds like you had a challenging but great trip. I enjoyed your photos. Thanks for sharing.

    Cheers
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    I have a Hex Fly with my Hennessy Hammock and the...

    I have a Hex Fly with my Hennessy Hammock and the SuperFly with my Warbonnet Blackbird. I noticed this past weekend that the coverage of the Superfly is larger than the Hex fly, weighs less, and...
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    I have made several orders of Dutchware and have...

    I have made several orders of Dutchware and have always been happy with my purchases. I am always pleasantly surprised by his cheap and fast shipping to Canada. I am off to place another order.
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  38. Beautiful photos! It looks like the two of you...

    Beautiful photos! It looks like the two of you had a great time.

    Cheers
  39. My family will be in Elliot Lake during this time...

    My family will be in Elliot Lake during this time period. I hope to get in some backpacking on the Voyageur Trail between Elliot Lake and Iron Bridge (hike 40 kms to celebrate the Voyageur Trails...
  40. Frontenac Provincial Park - June 15 to JUne 17, 2014

    This past weekend my daughter and I spent four days/three nights hiking and camping in Frontenac Provincial Park. I decided we could do the Big Salmon Lake Trail which is about 19 km with an...
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    Great products with cheap and fast shipping to...

    Great products with cheap and fast shipping to Canada. I am always surprised how quickly I receive my Dutchware packages considering how little they charge for shipping to Canada.

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  42. Thanks for these tips. Cheers

    Thanks for these tips.

    Cheers
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    Beautiful photos and you certainly had some...

    Beautiful photos and you certainly had some lovely weather. Algonquin Park is a special place. My wife and I will be hiking the small loop of the Western Uplands Trail starting the third week of...
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    These are very attractive sales prices! Cheers

    These are very attractive sales prices!

    Cheers
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    Now those are large trees! Cheers

    Now those are large trees!

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    Welcome to the forum! I wish I had your DIY...

    Welcome to the forum!

    I wish I had your DIY skills and could make my own UQ and TQ. Enjoy yourself.

    Cheers
  47. Looks like you and your buddy had a great time. ...

    Looks like you and your buddy had a great time. You did a good job on the video and the area is beautiful. The close captioning is a nice touch, and it must have taken you a while to complete the...
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    Stunning photo. What a view! Cheers

    Stunning photo. What a view!

    Cheers
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    Hello from western Quebec. I am jealous that you...

    Hello from western Quebec. I am jealous that you get to hang and hike in the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy!

    Cheers
  50. Wouldn't it be easier and cheaper just to buy...

    Wouldn't it be easier and cheaper just to buy some shock cord locally? Buy some extra and add it to all your guy lines to prevent tarp stretch.

    Cheers
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