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    The first thing to pay attention to is the...

    The first thing to pay attention to is the Widowmakers. These are dead trees or live trees with large dead limbs. The live trees with dead limbs are more difficult to spot and that is why you...
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    Why pay attention to trees around you

    Hi ya'll. On a recent hammock trip, we came across this site. 123732

    It was pretty scary! Not sure exactly what happened but what I do know is all, and I mean ALL of the gear was left UNDER...
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    Thread Injector - Need Recommendation

    Hi all..not sure if this is where this post should be so Mods..if it needs to be moved or removed for that matter, please do.

    I'm wanting to get into DIY a little more. I'm wanting to purchase a...
  4. Did you by chance use a GPS with GPX tracks or...

    Did you by chance use a GPS with GPX tracks or just a paper map? I was directed by another member to the outrageGIS mapping page and was just wondering. Nice trip report. Sounds like WET FUN :lol:...
  5. Looking at Yahoo Falls to Cumberland Falls. Any...

    Looking at Yahoo Falls to Cumberland Falls. Any help would be appreciated
  6. Miles depends on terrain to your point. We did...

    Miles depends on terrain to your point. We did the Knobstone Trail in Indiana and I would not have wanted more than 9/10 miles a day of that. We are going to have 2 nights/3 days of hiking. ...
  7. KY > Daniel Boone NF Recommendations Please

    We are trying to plan a trip to Daniel Boone NF in late May and need some recommendations. We are wanting to back country camp for a couple nights. Can any of you give me trails/loops/areas we...
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    WOOOHOOOOO!!!!! Thank you so much!!!! What an...

    WOOOHOOOOO!!!!! Thank you so much!!!! What an AWESOME early Christmas gift. My kiddos enjoyed reading all of these. This is such an awesome group. Hope each of you have a great Christmas, get...
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    All would be very helpful for my gettyup😂 thanks

    All would be very helpful for my gettyup😂 thanks
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    My best gift I ever received was a green machine...

    My best gift I ever received was a green machine big wheel. Man I loved that thing. I was 5 I believe. I rode that dang thing everyday. My folks worked so my grandmother watched me. Every...
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    Poll: I'm in! Excited. Gonna be my first hang with...

    I'm in! Excited. Gonna be my first hang with ya'll. I'm assuming we'll have coords for camp, parking and whatever else you think we'll need to get ourselves there :)
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    Thanks RPJR7. 1 year is more than fair. Matter...

    Thanks RPJR7. 1 year is more than fair. Matter of fact, I can't think of another company with a policy even close. :thumbup:
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    I have heard this numerous times now, so think I...

    I have heard this numerous times now, so think I will go this route. I do think that the longer wider pad offers the no fuss solution though. Cost a bit more, but seems like probably the best all...
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    I'm 5'7 weighing 165 pounds. I'm looking to get...

    I'm 5'7 weighing 165 pounds. I'm looking to get a pad for this hammock. Right now I'm looking at the Stratus Insulated or the Big Agnes. With my size, do I need the long/wide version or would...
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    I emailed the HHC on the above and already...

    I emailed the HHC on the above and already received this response back:
    Hi Kevin,

    Yes, those are the only designated camping areas on the Tecumseh Trail. Day 2 is a bit of a slog, but the last...
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    True, they are not very far apart. However, when...

    True, they are not very far apart. However, when considering to hike in a weekend, 42 miles would have to be covered. This is why I thought this is the mileage covered IF the campsites are...
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    Poll: I'm following this thread as I would like to join...

    I'm following this thread as I would like to join you guys on this one. :thumbup:
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    I agree. I wish the IDNR published more...

    I agree. I wish the IDNR published more information on their trails. Sure would help planning and driving people to our state.
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    I agree. Not really my kind of hiking, but no...

    I agree. Not really my kind of hiking, but no did not get other info other than it is possible 😃
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    Do you have any pictures of your AMOK setup with...

    Do you have any pictures of your AMOK setup with your Kelty Noah? I have the Kelty Noah and am drinking the kool-aid on this hammock. Just want to see what the Kelty provides in coverage. Thanks.
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    IN - Tecumseh Trail - Camping Areas Help

    Hello all. Can someone please help/confirm the camping locations on the Tecumseh Trail for me? I see from the info on the web these areas:

    Miles 5-8 Back Country Camping Allowed
    Mile 13.9 Fox...
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    Wow. Thanks for the experiment. That's why I...

    Wow. Thanks for the experiment. That's why I LOVE this site. This feedback is awesome and helps me know that in under 40 degree weather which I'm trying to determine what I need or can use, this...
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    How small do they pack up?

    How small do they pack up?
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    What kind of UQ do you use

    What kind of UQ do you use
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    Awesome. Timing is everything 👍👊. Thanks

    Awesome. Timing is everything 👍👊. Thanks
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    Emergency Blanket for bottom insulation

    Would something like this http://www.rei.com/product/813512/sol-emergency-blanket work inside a hammock like a foam pad. Was thinking if it would, might help lighten the load and have a dual...
  27. Damage was pretty bad. I had a gpx track that I...

    Damage was pretty bad. I had a gpx track that I used. Without it, at times I might still have been out there. The timber harvest area near Deam Lake is not marked very well at all, if any. Matter...
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    I'm subscribed as Kevin Main. Thanks for...

    I'm subscribed as Kevin Main. Thanks for opportunity.
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    Count me in. I have 3 munchkins this would work...

    Count me in. I have 3 munchkins this would work out great for. Thanks.
  30. We just finished our trip on the Knobstone this...

    We just finished our trip on the Knobstone this week and we had a blast. We walked from New Chapel to Deam Lake. 17 miles in total. I would advise anyone making this trip to ensure you have proper...
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    I think they would be good for guy lines

    I think they would be good for guy lines
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    That was the only solution I could figure out. ...

    That was the only solution I could figure out. Thanks for confirming.
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    Hammock Ridgeline

    Can someone please tell me how you get a hammock ridge line for proper sag on a hammock like the grand trunk skeeter beeter pro with a sewn on bugnet?
  34. IN - Knobstone Trail - New Chapel to Deam Lake

    Planning a trip on the Knobstone, 1st weekend in October. Going to start on Saturday the 4th and finish the next day. Looking at starting at New Chapel Trail Head in the morning and camping about 9...
  35. Thread: Tarp help

    by yakitup
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    Thanks everyone for the replies. Appreciate...

    Thanks everyone for the replies. Appreciate your help. Believe I will use guy lines for each one, Thought this might be easier after initial setup of lines. Guess not😆
  36. Thread: Tarp help

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    Here is the setup I'm trying to accomplish: ...

    Here is the setup I'm trying to accomplish:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjMmla9DSzo
  37. Thread: Tarp help

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    Tarp help

    I'm trying a new technique for hanging my tarp with my guy lines all connected. I have some videos under the donating section under backpacking of this setup. My problems are with the corners. ...
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    I wondered how he got that thing rolled up nice...

    I wondered how he got that thing rolled up nice to your point. Here's a series of video, Part 3 shows how this fella does it and it looks rather simple, after you have it installed on your tarp. ...
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    That would be great allhansondeck. Thanks

    That would be great allhansondeck. Thanks
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    I'm wanting to setup my tarp like this and think...

    I'm wanting to setup my tarp like this and think the line-locs will be the ticket
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjMmla9DSzo
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    What exactly is the black wrap around your lines?

    What exactly is the black wrap around your lines?
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    Guy line tensioners

    Does anyone use these:103549

    Would like any feedback you guys can give me on options that I should consider for guy line tensioners.

    Yakitup
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    The sale is not over. Still going on tonight. ...

    The sale is not over. Still going on tonight. Get em while they last.
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    Very cool. Congrats man

    Very cool. Congrats man
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    Looks like a great spot!

    Looks like a great spot!
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    Nice! Way to be resourceful and a space saver!!

    Nice! Way to be resourceful and a space saver!!
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    Awesome spot! Think I see Bill Dance out there...

    Awesome spot! Think I see Bill Dance out there on the water :lol:
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    Cool pictures

    Cool pictures
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    Now that's my kinda hang!! YAKITUP!!!

    Now that's my kinda hang!! YAKITUP!!!
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    The fog makes this hang really cool.

    The fog makes this hang really cool.
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