Search:

Type: Posts; User: john_boy

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    302
    Views
    11,342

    I had a great time Friday night, at my first...

    I had a great time Friday night, at my first Hoosier Hang. My buddy and I had to leave early Sat., Very happy to put names to faces. I would also like to thank whoever left me a little alcohol...
  2. Replies
    2,419
    Views
    371,113

    Well I made my Turtledog stand this weekend, and...

    Well I made my Turtledog stand this weekend, and it ended with failure. My 15' top rail bent on me, to almost 90. It sat me gently on the ground. I think the failure was a combination of my...
  3. There is no camping allowed at interlake, Here is...

    There is no camping allowed at interlake, Here is a link to their rules. Unless your stealth camping then have at it.

    http://www.in.gov/dnr/outdoor/files/or-interlake_rules.pdf
  4. Replies
    302
    Views
    11,342

    Is this the correct location? 82043

    Is this the correct location?
    82043
  5. Replies
    302
    Views
    11,342

    I'll be there Friday with Cnorrick. Looking...

    I'll be there Friday with Cnorrick. Looking forward to my first Hoosier hang.
  6. Replies
    92
    Views
    2,711

    Cords

    Using google chrome you can right click on the map and drop a lat lng marker.
    Here are the cords for parking. 39.10909, -86.31185

    I can't go this time, but I keep trying.
  7. Replies
    11
    Views
    575

    July 22, 2013 is Hammock Day Picture this: it's...

    July 22, 2013 is
    Hammock Day
    Picture this: it's mid-July, the sun shines and you rest on a hammock, completely relaxed. This is the essence of Hammock Day.

    Today’s reason to celebrate reminds us...
  8. Replies
    64
    Views
    2,135

    Sorry I cant make it, I am camping though at The...

    Sorry I cant make it, I am camping though at The Romp Bluegrass Festival. Have Fun
    -john
  9. Replies
    0
    Views
    162

    I'm looking foward to next week.

    Next week I'll be spending most of the week Listening to Blue grass music, and hanging in my hammock. I'll be hanging around the ROMP Bluegrass music festival, In Owensboro, KY. Last year I saw...
  10. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,200

    I use small figure 9's and Nite Ize RR-04-50...

    I use small figure 9's and Nite Ize RR-04-50 Reflective Cord. It worked on my kelty tarp, so I just transferred it over to the tadpole. I also use msr ground hog stakes, and figure 9's and tie outs...
  11. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,200

    New 12' tad pole

    Looks good, now I need to hit the trail. This replaces a Kelty Noah 12. This cuts 1lb out of my pack.
  12. Replies
    57
    Views
    2,222

    I'm in too. my boys would love that. Our elf is...

    I'm in too. my boys would love that. Our elf is taking a bath in marshmallows this morning.:laugh:
  13. Replies
    79
    Views
    13,545

    My Boy's Yukon

    When I saw this deal, I thought that will be perfect for my boy's first hammock. He was so excited to get it. Now he keep talking about needing an underquilt for it. He's 6 and already has the...
  14. Replies
    8
    Views
    911

    Thanks for the input, I am now a proud owner of a...

    Thanks for the input, I am now a proud owner of a Leighlo 3/4 length, 30 under quilt. I test hung it the day I received it. It only took a couple of mins to get it dialed in. Now to do an...
  15. Replies
    8
    Views
    911

    Choices

    Wow, thanks for opening my eyes to the other venders out there. Now just to compare specs and prices. I look forward to other comments and opinions.

    Thanks
    -John
  16. Replies
    8
    Views
    911

    JRB Graylock 3 Vs. HG 20 Phoenix

    I was wondering what everyone's opinions are on these two underquilts? There very close on price. The HG has 900 fill where the JRB has 800. Just looking for the best bang for my buck. I'm...
  17. Replies
    315
    Views
    13,866

    Take me off the list, I have a family camp out...

    Take me off the list, I have a family camp out that same weekend. I will eventually make it to a Hoosier hang.
    -John
  18. Replies
    315
    Views
    13,866

    I too would be interested if the dates fit my...

    I too would be interested if the dates fit my schedule.
    -John
  19. Replies
    103
    Views
    5,004

    I live close to Evansville, IN. I would be open...

    I live close to Evansville, IN. I would be open to a group hang.
  20. Replies
    142
    Views
    50,970

    Try this....

    Try this.
    http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=21836&d=1304354611
  21. Replies
    8
    Views
    455

    if anyone wants to know the cords for my camp...

    if anyone wants to know the cords for my camp spot were n3810.898' w08637.821' happy hanging.
  22. Replies
    8
    Views
    455

    I had a great time, great area and trail. I'll...

    I had a great time, great area and trail. I'll go back, hopefully without the rain.
  23. Replies
    8
    Views
    455

    First hang & Solo trip

    Hey gang. I took a hike on the Two Lakes Trail, In Hoosier National Forest. I hiked about four miles on Friday, after work. I decided to stop when the rain started, and set up camp. Here are a few...
  24. Replies
    142
    Views
    50,970

    The 12' Kelty, Looks to me to have great...

    The 12' Kelty, Looks to me to have great coverage. I made the mistake of buying the 16' Kelty, I don't know what I was thinking, that thing is HUGE. I saw it was the same price as the 12' so I...
  25. Replies
    142
    Views
    50,970

    Here is my version of this stand, w/ my ENO...

    Here is my version of this stand, w/ my ENO Double nest and 12' Kelty Noah tarp.
  26. Replies
    444
    Views
    19,431

    I was informed I can't come out and play. My...

    I was informed I can't come out and play. My wife has to work that weekend, so I have to watch the kids. I'll keep an eye out for next year.

    -john
  27. Replies
    444
    Views
    19,431

    Thanks Mule & Reckon. That's not that far away. ...

    Thanks Mule & Reckon. That's not that far away. I went to Yellow Wood SF Last year for a campout. I've wanted to get to that section of HNF. Now If I can work it into my schedule.
    Thanks
    -John
  28. Replies
    444
    Views
    19,431

    I'm also a Hoosier, and I'm interested in this...

    I'm also a Hoosier, and I'm interested in this hang. Where in Indiana are you all thinking of having this hang. I live in Southern Indiana, near Evansville, and do a lot of hiking in HNF.

    -john
  29. Replies
    2
    Views
    423

    Hammock @ the water park

    I found this hammock @ Big Splash Adventure in French Lick, IN.
  30. Replies
    16
    Views
    855

    Thanks again for all the recommendations. I'll...

    Thanks again for all the recommendations. I'll definitely take a look at the night owl. I like that it has a space for your sleeping pad to slide in. How is the width vs. a double nest? As far as...
  31. Replies
    16
    Views
    855

    Thanks for the replies. Its good to here I'm...

    Thanks for the replies. Its good to here I'm heading down the right path.
  32. Replies
    16
    Views
    855

    ENO stuff for christmas.

    Hello all, My name is John, and I am a newbie. I have been reading from the side lines for a few months. I even tried my hand at a DIY hammock, with embarrassing results. I'm what some would call...
Results 1 to 32 of 32