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    The funeral is over and the company is gone. My...

    The funeral is over and the company is gone. My wife are heading out in the morning to spend some time alone to get our bearings before we return to the new reality.

    Thank you all so much for...
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    My only son and best hiking partner died last...

    My only son and best hiking partner died last night of an apparent heart attack. He was here visiting this week. I hugged him and told him I loved him at 10:30 and went to bed. Less than two hours...
  3. Beautiful pics thanks for sharing. Got to go...

    Beautiful pics thanks for sharing. Got to go there one day.
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    I have settled on cinch buckles after trying...

    I have settled on cinch buckles after trying whoopies, descender rings and JRB Tri-glides. I have a set from Dutch on a Hennessy and the set that came on my DH Thunderbird which I now use. I made a...
  5. Thanks so much for taking the time to share the...

    Thanks so much for taking the time to share the pics. Great trip report.
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    The UQ is a JRB Mt Washington 3 which belongs to...

    The UQ is a JRB Mt Washington 3 which belongs to my son. It does the job. I have a JRB Nest. When I'm solo I use the MW3 as my underquilt and my Nest as my top quilt which works well down to the...
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    Great video Jaxx, your becoming quite an artist. ...

    Great video Jaxx, your becoming quite an artist. The card game was my favorite part. I think I saw the guy with the cigar on Pine Mountian. Got to get together soon. I had a spam lunch and some...
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    Welcome from Dover, TN. You've come to the right...

    Welcome from Dover, TN. You've come to the right place to learn about hammock camping and lots of other good stuff. Nice folks here. If you ever want to come up and explore Land Between the Lakes...
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    It really is a unique area. We ran into a couple...

    It really is a unique area. We ran into a couple of guys that came from Stone Door Ranger station and were going to Hobbs Cabin via the Connector trail. They had given up and camped along the trail...
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    Yes, it was a great trip Ragnall, wish you could...

    Yes, it was a great trip Ragnall, wish you could have joined us. Its a beautiful area and without the connector trail it was all easy hiking. We learned a lot from the cool wet weather and still...
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    Yes you have to get a free permit at the Ranger...

    Yes you have to get a free permit at the Ranger Station. There is a kiosk if no one is there.

    I think the loop you mentioned would be a great hike. That was exactly what we had planned had the...
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    Savage Gulf Trip Dec 29-31

    My son and I headed out from the Savage Gulf Ranger Station around 9:00 Monday morning. We took the Savage Day Loop to the North Rim trail and followed it out to Hobbs Cabin and campsite. The...
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    It is a fact that we had great support and...

    It is a fact that we had great support and re-supply help, one of the highlights of the trip. So I guess I need to find a lighter set up that is quicker to hang just in case the trip happened to be...
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    Welcome from Dover, TN. I'm just a few minutes...

    Welcome from Dover, TN. I'm just a few minutes from the South entrance to LBL. I've only used Quilts so can't help you much but you've come to a great place to learn about hammock camping.
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    I'm no expert but you can see what I do in this...

    I'm no expert but you can see what I do in this video http://youtu.be/6ifjZcEV19M around the 8 min. mark. It has worked well for several nights.
  16. FS: Funds sent

    Funds sent
  17. FS: I'll take it. The JC Penny Down Jacket

    I'll take it. The JC Penny Down Jacket
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    Hangnout Thanks so much for the video's. If...

    Hangnout

    Thanks so much for the video's. If it wasn't for you and Jaxx and your video's I'm not sure folks around would have really believed my story about where I'd been for the last 6 days. It...
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    Welcome from Dover, TN

    Welcome from Dover, TN
  20. Thanks for the report and pics. Glad you enjoyed...

    Thanks for the report and pics. Glad you enjoyed it and had good weather. Good looking dog too.
  21. Thread: LBL Day Hike

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    It was a beautiful morning. I had planned to do...

    It was a beautiful morning. I had planned to do a couple of nights this weekend to get ready for an Oct trip but the heat and humidity just won't let up. Fortunately I'm close enough to LBL to hike...
  22. Thread: LBL Day Hike

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    LBL Day Hike

    Getting tuned up for Fall. Spent some time today between Buzzard Wing Spring and Sugar Bay on the North end of N/S Trail.
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    Welcome from Dover, TN.

    Welcome from Dover, TN.
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    I used a JRB Nest on my HH Safari many times and...

    I used a JRB Nest on my HH Safari many times and it worked just fine. I have since changed to a Dream Hammock Thunderbird which I also use the same Nest on and with the hook and loop closure sealed....
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    Welcome from Dover, TN.

    Welcome from Dover, TN.
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    Not bad July 4th temp in downtown Potneck

    6am this morning
  27. Thread: Gear Hammock

    by potneck
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    You might check out the MollyMac Gear Box. I...

    You might check out the MollyMac Gear Box. I have one I'm going to sell one of these days. I added 2QZQ doors to my Toxaway tarp and now hang my pack from my hammock suspension with the doors...
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    Welcome from TN.

    Welcome from TN.
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    Great ideas. Gives me something to think...

    Great ideas. Gives me something to think about/tryout during the hot days ahead. Thanks for sharing this and starting the thread.
  30. Thanks Hangnout. I have family from out of town...

    Thanks Hangnout. I have family from out of town coming in that Friday night. If that changes I'll pm you for the details. Sure would like to make it.
  31. Did you mean July? If you meant June 25-27,...

    Did you mean July? If you meant June 25-27, which is Wednesday thru Friday I might make it. Those dates in July I'll be in Texas.
  32. Thread: Hello from TN

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    Hello from Dover, TN

    Hello from Dover, TN
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    Great Vid MM. Sure made my Monday morning. Good...

    Great Vid MM. Sure made my Monday morning. Good to see and hear you and Poof again even if it was just on my computer. Thanks.
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    For me it works best to have the zipper on the...

    For me it works best to have the zipper on the head side. It seems awkward the other way (which is what I understand you to be saying you're considering). I had the Mod 4 for done on my HH Safari. ...
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    Just wanted to thank hangnout for making a rare 3...

    Just wanted to thank hangnout for making a rare 3 day weekend for me one of my best trips. I learned a lot and and had a great time doing it. Also, most of my gear now has come from the Cottage...
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    Thanks for taking the time to answer the OP's...

    Thanks for taking the time to answer the OP's questions Old Boot. Good questions and the answers are very helpful for me as well.
  37. Thanks for the trip report and pics. Glad you...

    Thanks for the trip report and pics. Glad you survived! Without the written description I would have said wish I could have been there, but after reading your report not so sure. Great report.
  38. All items sold. Thanks, I ordered my Thuderbird.

    All items sold. Thanks, I ordered my Thuderbird.
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    Thanks for sharing those views. That was a big...

    Thanks for sharing those views. That was a big lizard. Quite a bit different from the scenery here in Middle TN.
  40. Bump--Price drop on remaining items.

    Bump--Price drop on remaining items.
  41. Thanks slicktop, PM sent w/PayPal info. Would...

    Thanks slicktop, PM sent w/PayPal info. Would you like a Trash Compactor bag with it?
  42. PM Sent Thanks

    PM Sent Thanks
  43. SOLD: PRICE DROP--Littlbug wood stove and MSR/GSI cookware

    All items sold with the exception of the Littlbug stove, MSR cook set and GSI non-stic fry pan. Stove and MSR cook set have been used only on 2 or 3 over nighters, fry pan never used. Specs, reviews...
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    I have the ones from Dutch and have used them...

    I have the ones from Dutch and have used them many times. I weigh 300 and they have never slipped in any kind of weather. I doubt I'll ever use any thing else. I tried several different...
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    Sold, Thanks cf1383

    Sold, Thanks cf1383
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    Thanks, cf1383 PayPal info sent. Sold...

    Thanks, cf1383

    PayPal info sent.

    Sold pending funds.
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    SOLD: GoLite Terrono 90 Backpack

    Used for approx 10 days on the trail. Good conditions w/no damage or visible wear. Bought new in Dec. 2011. No longer available, but several reviews online. Replaced w/Jam 70 which suited my needs...
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    Thanks for sharing, looked like a great trip. ...

    Thanks for sharing, looked like a great trip. Lifetime memories for you and your son.
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    Welcome from Dover TN

    Welcome from Dover TN
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    Hard to imagine a better way to spend your time. ...

    Hard to imagine a better way to spend your time. Thanks for the pics.
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