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  1. Thanks Yojimbo for inviting us! I'm hoping to...

    Thanks Yojimbo for inviting us! I'm hoping to make both this and the hunger hang.
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    Welcome to the dark side!

    Welcome to the dark side!
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    We had tried the blue foam pads a few times and...

    We had tried the blue foam pads a few times and they shifted so much that it was hard to sleep. This last time out, I bought a roll of Reflectix and cut it about 2" wider than each hammocker's...
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    Mixed reviews as expected. The two little kids...

    Mixed reviews as expected. The two little kids will definitely want to go again with a little more planning. The 18yo, jury is still out. It was a big deal for her to agree to come on this trip. ...
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    Love the disclaimer, Sandman!

    Love the disclaimer, Sandman!
  6. Ugh. I'm not going to know till the last minute!...

    Ugh. I'm not going to know till the last minute! Just found out that I'm on-call for a birth around that time. If she goes early, I will be there. Save me a couple of trees, just in case.
  7. Morelia, I like what you chose! The silver is...

    Morelia, I like what you chose! The silver is nice :-) I sleep in my Brazilian most nights and my set-up is almost exactly like Brazilianguy's photos show--eye hooks in the walls and rope going to...
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    I'm very fortunate because a good friend of mine...

    I'm very fortunate because a good friend of mine just hooked me up with some Dutch Bling, cinch buckles and dutch clips for a couple of the kiddos. We're even using them at home now. I will...
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    Not yet, but I did bring scissors! In...

    Not yet, but I did bring scissors! In retrospect, I could have used them. lol
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    Electronically challenged. Need to figure out...

    Electronically challenged. Need to figure out how to get the photos from the camera/phone into my post. Is there a sticky for this?
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    :thumbup1:

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  12. Looking at that hammock again, it *could* be a...

    Looking at that hammock again, it *could* be a thick-stringed Mayan hammock like this: http://www.hayneedle.com/product/xxlmazatlanmayanthickstringhammockmulticolored.cfm

    I know that someone on...
  13. I use this double-brazilian from Hayneedle and I...

    I use this double-brazilian from Hayneedle and I LOVE it: ...
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    Well...we learned a lot! We got to storage and...

    Well...we learned a lot!

    We got to storage and I realized that I didn't have my key with me. We were running so late already that we decided "plan B" was now car sleeping and we were going to go...
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    Ready or not--here we go!!!! Everyone have a...

    Ready or not--here we go!!!! Everyone have a safe and fun 4th of July!
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    Getting out the popcorn!

    Getting out the popcorn!
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    I agree with trailrunner. We sleep in our...

    I agree with trailrunner. We sleep in our hammocks full time and prefer it.
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    More great advice! Note to self: drip lines. ...

    More great advice!

    Note to self: drip lines.

    1. I've packed my sense of humor and have instilled it in my kids.

    2. I have packed my ginormous tarp. Must be 12'x24'.

    3. I love that I have...
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    For what it's worth, we are car camping. We are...

    For what it's worth, we are car camping. We are planning on a couple of short hikes, but we don't have to backpack in. Thanks for the support. I know I can do it, just get stressed about forgetting...
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    I did decide to bring the tent just in case, but...

    I did decide to bring the tent just in case, but the issue is that one of the tarps we will be using over one of the hammocks goes under the tent when we tent camp.

    It's kind of an either/or...
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    Thanks everyone! I'm feeling better. Thanks...

    Thanks everyone! I'm feeling better. Thanks Ironfish for the list. I have everything you mentioned packed. Picked up extra cordage (50ft) a little while ago. How much extra do you think one...
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    Need some moral support

    WARNING: This may be long, so if you don't like rambling you might want to skip reading!


    I'm taking my girls (18, 11 and 8) camping in the mountains tomorrow. We WILL be at a campground, but...
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    Making things worse is the fact that my order...

    Making things worse is the fact that my order shipped the next day. I can get a fix of this crack titanium any time I want to. Sigh
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    Note to self: Start smoking so you can quit...

    Note to self: Start smoking so you can quit smoking and put $5 into an envelope every time you think you might want to smoke to fund Dutch addiction.

    [Honestly, I know it's really hard to quit...
  25. FS: Thanks for doing this--I didn't win, but I think...

    Thanks for doing this--I didn't win, but I think it's awesome that you put it out there :-)
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    I like this idea! I haven't seen anyone do that....

    I like this idea! I haven't seen anyone do that. Always handy and no need to find sticks to serve the purpose.
  27. Subscribing. I want to go on this one :-)

    Subscribing. I want to go on this one :-)
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    Oh boy. I just placed my first order and posted...

    Oh boy. I just placed my first order and posted asking about a support group. Now, I see this. It's worse than I thought.
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    ....and, so it begins

    I placed my first Dutch order tonight. 'Nuff said.

    Where's the support group? "I'm runningwithscissors22 and I am a Dutchware Gear addict."
    Don't let him fool you. One little order can lead to...
  30. FS: Awesome! Just what I need to start my addiction,...

    Awesome! Just what I need to start my addiction, um I mean collection!
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    You have some awesome hangers near you--including...

    You have some awesome hangers near you--including me :lol: Look in the Southeast Trip planning forum and you will see posts for ODH (Old Dominion Hangers). That's a new group we started in January...
  32. I'm still on-call. Couldn't make a commitment...

    I'm still on-call. Couldn't make a commitment till my client has her baby. Maybe we can reschedule for later in the summer or some time during the fall?
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    Hope they respond. What about some of the...

    Hope they respond. What about some of the campgrounds in the National Park. Is that too far for our group? Cost-prohibitive?
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    Ok, spoke with one of the Rangers today and...

    Ok, spoke with one of the Rangers today and Pocahontas SP DOES allow hammock camping! The Ranger recommends sites 1-56 as they have lots of trees. Similarly to Powhatan, the limit is 6 people to a...
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    Why I asked that question is beyond me! I...

    Why I asked that question is beyond me! I actually work inside the park and can drive by and/or ask people questions when I go in today. :unsure:

    I will report back after I speak with a ranger.
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    This is awesome!!!!

    This is awesome!!!!
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    Ohmygoodness! I am not touching the Taylor...

    Ohmygoodness! I am not touching the Taylor Ham/Pork Roll question, but I welcome you to Hammock Forums and a much more comfy (and lighter) experience :-)
  38. Welcome to HF from Central VA!

    Welcome to HF from Central VA!
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    Will Pocohantas allow hanging?

    Will Pocohantas allow hanging?
  40. I want to be part of this and am willing to be a...

    I want to be part of this and am willing to be a shuttle person, BUT I am on-call till this mom has her baby. She is due on 6/22 and I can't commit till she delivers which could be any time between...
  41. Welcome to both of you! There's lots of info...

    Welcome to both of you! There's lots of info here and lots of awesome people. :)
  42. Thanks! Not sure what I am going to do, if...

    Thanks! Not sure what I am going to do, if anything, but the trip would be near the end of May so I don't have much time to figure it out.
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    Welcome! There are lots of us in VA spread all...

    Welcome! There are lots of us in VA spread all over the place and there will be no shortage of people willing to meet up for a hang. I am also interested in seeing the flutes when you are able to...
  44. Places to hang near Daytona Beach?

    I'm toying with going to Daytona Beach in the very near future. Does anyone know of any campgrounds or other places that are hammock-friendly?
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    Extreme Hammocking video

    Just thought I'd share.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BjCAmB9Ado


    Anyone want to try this? Me neither. :rolleyes:
  46. Can't help you on the camping areas/fees, but I...

    Can't help you on the camping areas/fees, but I can tell you that the best deal I have found on rental cars is Enterprise. I rented from them 3 times last year. They have a weekend deal, you pick up...
  47. I would, but I'm on-call from the middle of May...

    I would, but I'm on-call from the middle of May through June.
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    As an assistant midwife, I find this especially...

    As an assistant midwife, I find this especially amusing! I've never helped to birth a baby that big.
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    Should I bring an extra hammock in case she...

    Should I bring an extra hammock in case she decides to stay? I'm sure someone can hook her up with a tarp or something...
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    I've taken a haitus from the forums for a few...

    I've taken a haitus from the forums for a few weeks, so trying to catch up now. Corey, I'm going to have two of my kidlets with me. Ever-ready bunny is 11 and Shewholicksknives is 8.
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