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  1. Dang. My cute meter just pegged out.

    Dang.

    My cute meter just pegged out.
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    Well; If you do ~ 20 miles a day, you'll...

    Well;

    If you do ~ 20 miles a day, you'll pretty much be forced into camping at Parking Lot #8 (45 miles) on night #2 as its at the end of a long road walk with no campsites. Niederhoffer is 4.2...
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    If you start around then, stop by, take a swim,...

    If you start around then, stop by, take a swim, and we'll give you a good feed:

    http://wildernesssmallgroup.blogspot.com/2015/04/texas-wilderness-ministry-family-day.html

    Map and directions to...
  4. If you read his Facebook Posts...

    If you read his Facebook Posts far enough you will get to this one:




    All links (including those at Sticks Blog and his Facebook Page which talk about other Lite Trail products) have been...
  5. You have solved all of the critical problems. ...

    You have solved all of the critical problems.

    Where will I sleep? Eno double nest hammock, Eno one link system, guardian bug net

    How Do I stay dry? ENO Pro Fly

    How Do I stay warm?...
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    Howdy from Rosenberg!

    Howdy from Rosenberg!
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    Howdy from Rosenberg. We're getting more than...

    Howdy from Rosenberg.

    We're getting more than a couple folks for out in West Texas.

    Here's some websites that you might find useful:


    https://www.facebook.com/groups/TexasHammockHangers/
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    I'll take issue with the advice against Hennessy,...

    I'll take issue with the advice against Hennessy, and the idea that its mostly panned by members here. Its not.

    Hennessy is the Ford Taurus of the Hammock world. Depending on model, its a good...
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    Ever notice that ice forms on bridges before it...

    Ever notice that ice forms on bridges before it does on the road?
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    Yep. Just take the weight off the system,

    Yep.

    Just take the weight off the system,
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    Check out the Trips and Outings Forum here,...

    Check out the Trips and Outings Forum here, there's a couple of things in Texas coming up.

    Here's a couple of sites that you might find useful:
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    Howdy from Rosenberg. Check out the Trips and...

    Howdy from Rosenberg.

    Check out the Trips and Outings Forum here, there's a couple of things in Texas coming up.

    Here's a couple of sites that you might find useful:
    ...
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    I camp almost exclusively in the Sam Houston...

    I camp almost exclusively in the Sam Houston National Forest on the Lone Star Trail, and you know the kind of rain we get out here on the coast. I've used a Hennessy Hex for most of that time and...
  14. I've also had good success with a SnugPak Jungle...

    I've also had good success with a SnugPak Jungle blanket as both a TQ and a UQ:

    http://www.enlightenedequipment.com/prodigy/

    You'd need to do a bit of sewing to get that done.

    If not, the...
  15. If you can squeeze another $70 out of your...

    If you can squeeze another $70 out of your budget, this is a good choice:

    http://www.enlightenedequipment.com/prodigy/

    It can be used as a UQ in a pinch.
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    Howdy from Rosenberg! Love the town, but hate...

    Howdy from Rosenberg!

    Love the town, but hate that I have to wash off the inside of my windshield every time I say it in the car.
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    Dang; Now this thread belongs here....

    Dang;

    Now this thread belongs here.
  18. I'd like to suggest that a location for a North...

    I'd like to suggest that a location for a North Texas Summer Hang might be found in either Unit of the LBJ Grasslands. They are Federal Lands that have places suitable for camping that don't require...
  19. And that's the biggest problem I have with State...

    And that's the biggest problem I have with State Parks. The November Hang works because its held in the "off season". There's lots of spaces available and the staff is appreciative b/c they would be...
  20. Backpacker Magazine used to be a magazine for...

    Backpacker Magazine used to be a magazine for backpackers. Now its a magazine that pimps for big manufacturers that sells mass market items to backpackers.
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    .6 miles to be zact

    .6 miles to be zact
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    I'm always skeptical of filtering water from a...

    I'm always skeptical of filtering water from a lake with so many boats on it and so many homes on the shore. YMMV
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    Got two services with the Youth Ministry at...

    Got two services with the Youth Ministry at church on Sunday.

    But it would be great.

    For some reason, grumping around at home is frowned upon by SWMBO
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    Note to self: Keep Mrs Baby Huey away from the...

    Note to self: Keep Mrs Baby Huey away from the Little Colonel.
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    Sigh. I am told we have a desk and a vanity to...

    Sigh.

    I am told we have a desk and a vanity to pick up Saturday afternoon.

    That means we'll need to hang more pictures, probably new drapes, and possibly another rug.

    Sigh.
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    The Kam Snaps are plastic which alleviates the...

    The Kam Snaps are plastic which alleviates the corrosion problems. I do insure that I'm going through at least three thicknesses of fabric, usually through a 1/2" wide rolled hem, and will use...
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    Can't quote the size or weight as I'm at work,...

    Can't quote the size or weight as I'm at work, but they're the smallest available. If you're only going to DIY, I found the snap pliers at Hobby Lobby with 100 white snaps for about $25, but neither...
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    No, it snaps to itself to form a sleeping bag or...

    No, it snaps to itself to form a sleeping bag or top quilt, or to another Underwoobie to make a large sleeping bag or ground shelter. I doubt that snapping a UQ would be effective due to the cinching...
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    I'm using Kam Snaps to close the foot boxes on my...

    I'm using Kam Snaps to close the foot boxes on my top quilts, and the Underwoobie. Chris Zimmer recommended them to me and they are what he uses to close the tops of his packs. The top snaps will...
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    Forty three years ago I was camped under a picnic...

    Forty three years ago I was camped under a picnic table in the National Forest on the Kancamagus Highway in the White Mountains of NH. Had a raccoon come right up in there with me and curl up in the...
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    Yah. The dog thing. There's one quadrant not...

    Yah. The dog thing. There's one quadrant not being covered.
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    Good 30 degree angle there. Nope. You don't...

    Good 30 degree angle there.

    Nope. You don't have a problem.
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    Quick. I need somebody with Photoshop skills....

    Quick.

    I need somebody with Photoshop skills.

    107318
  34. Dude. Are you casting aspersions on my...

    Dude.

    Are you casting aspersions on my escutcheon?
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    The guy on the Kickstarter Campaign is a cottage...

    The guy on the Kickstarter Campaign is a cottage vendor. In fact, he's a hammock cottage vendor doing the same thing as BIAS, Dream Hammocks, Dutch and others. He's a guy who's not just making...
  36. Hey Jason. It used to be that when a hammock...

    Hey Jason.

    It used to be that when a hammock Kickstarter campaign came out the very legitimate gripe on them around here was that they were being presented by people who didn't know much about...
  37. Its right there when you open the page. On the...

    Its right there when you open the page. On the left of the hammock. A line going under and across to the other side. You can see it in the video, too---right after he's shown laying with fabric...
  38. Its not a Knotty Mod, and its actually the thing...

    Its not a Knotty Mod, and its actually the thing that makes it different. If you look closely the line goes under the hammock and clips to the other side where a Knotty mod is inside the hem of the...
  39. I like it when a man equivocates with...

    I like it when a man equivocates with mathematical precision.

    Hope you can make it dude.
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    Well; Les must have watched that guy's video...

    Well;

    Les must have watched that guy's video longer than I did to find something interesting in it.

    I know what the problem was.

    Les was intimidated by your boyish good looks, cheery...
  41. So. We just plain don't allow any more hammock...

    So.

    We just plain don't allow any more hammock vendors around here?

    Great way to expand the hobby.
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    Hurricane Cove is a good place to be lazy. You...

    Hurricane Cove is a good place to be lazy. You might even get in the car and scout Kelly Pond on Saturday. I've not been there yet.
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    OK. I thought you were looking at a one day...

    OK. I thought you were looking at a one day straight shot.

    Might I suggest one of my favorites?

    The Friday hike in is short, and so would the Saturday hike, but most of it should be dry.
    ...
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    There's parking where the trail crosses Osborn...

    There's parking where the trail crosses Osborn Road. I think its the elusive PL #5. There's room for two vehicles there. You could hike the 4.5 miles to PL 6, then go back and get that car----or...
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    Nice little section, but there's duck boards over...

    Nice little section, but there's duck boards over some marshy areas in there that might be underwater with all this rain.

    That's on the LST proper, the black line on this map:
    ...
  46. Thread: Woot

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    The hammock is 105" long----8'-9". That's a...

    The hammock is 105" long----8'-9".

    That's a ridgeline around 87"---7'-4"

    Is 56" wide----4'-8"

    Its a nylon coffin.

    Good for kids, short people, and folks who don't know any better.
  47. Suh. The Honor of Texas is no joke. We need...

    Suh.

    The Honor of Texas is no joke.

    We need more rope.
  48. Niederhoffer is on a semi-official blue blaze...

    Niederhoffer is on a semi-official blue blaze trail just off the LST about 4 miles east of Parking Lot #8 between Miles 48 & 50. Even if you're on your thru, you can stop by, camp, get a couple good...
  49. What?!!? You refuse to defend the Honor of...

    What?!!?

    You refuse to defend the Honor of Texas by proving that Texans are far superior to Yankees in surviving extremes of weather?

    Somebody get a rope. Don't let the children watch----
  50. Stranger things have been known to happen-----

    Stranger things have been known to happen-----
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