Search:

Type: Posts; User: Timberrr

Page 1 of 32 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.08 seconds.

  1. Coming up this weekend.... If anyone's...

    Coming up this weekend.... If anyone's interested, PM Gumbo or me.
  2. Replies
    14
    Views
    843

    it WAS a good hammock testing spot

    You've never had a hang spot go this bad before

    http://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/lightning-strikes-tree-it-explodes/vi-BBoMkwo
  3. Replies
    91
    Views
    5,978

    Taking on the raffle tickets on Saturday...

    Taking on the raffle tickets on Saturday afternoon was a HUGE help! THANK YOU!!
    True story: I was looking around considering whom to ask for help, because I knew I couldn't do it myself. I saw you...
  4. +1 On Albannach!

    +1 On Albannach!
  5. FL > Brooksville>Feb 5-7>FamJam Celtic Music Fest

    Another option for Feb 5-7

    Gumbo and I will be going to Fam Jam in Brooksville. We already have a site and can take four or five additional hangers on our site.
    Fam Jam is two things:
    - it's a...
  6. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,233

    Another option for Feb 5-7 Gumbo and I will be...

    Another option for Feb 5-7

    Gumbo and I will be going to Fam Jam in Brooksville. We already have a site and can take four or five additional hangers on our site.
    Fam Jam is two things:
    -...
  7. Replies
    91
    Views
    5,978

    SK, awesome pictures! Thank you or sharing!!

    SK, awesome pictures! Thank you or sharing!!
  8. Replies
    91
    Views
    5,978

    Whew..... Just now getting caught up.... I...

    Whew..... Just now getting caught up....

    I must start by echoing everyone's thanks to so many people who helped in large and small ways, from preparing feasts to wiping off a counter. THANK YOU!!...
  9. We're pulling out in the next few minutes. We...

    We're pulling out in the next few minutes.
    We have to.
    Our dogs are about to explode.
    See you there everybody.
    Please drive safely!
  10. Replies
    91
    Views
    5,978

    FL > Ocala National Forest > HANGCON 2016

    This is the official trip report for HangCon '16

    Gumbo and I won't be the first ones home and won't have a chance to post until Tuesday or Wednesday, but we wanted to get everyone a single place...
  11. Thank you for the reminder. We will have some...

    Thank you for the reminder.
    We will have some paper plates and plastic forks, but not enough for everyone for every meal. That would be over 2000 set ups!
    So yeah..... please bring your kit.
  12. Thank you and for the record.... Yes, Gumbo and...

    Thank you and for the record....
    Yes, Gumbo and I are both from the South. But we are not from the same gene pool.
  13. Sunday morning

    As part of our Sunday morning worship service at HangCon, we will be doing a baptism!

    If you would like to be baptized, PM me. Quickly.

    Yeah... it's gonna be cold.
  14. You are bringing two. That's enough. Someone else...

    You are bringing two. That's enough. Someone else can bring a bag too.
    Unless you feel the urge to go to the store and buy more camping stuff ( ...but honey, Timberrr said I have to... )
  15. Looking forward to seeing y'all again! BTW: I...

    Looking forward to seeing y'all again!
    BTW: I love your trail name.
  16. The HUT has been loaded. And I do mean looooaded....

    The HUT has been loaded. And I do mean looooaded.
    And that's just gear. We're getting a separate trailer for food!
    Oh yeah....I guess I'm gonna need to pack some clothes too.
    And five cases of...
  17. It would also be helpful if a bunch of folks...

    It would also be helpful if a bunch of folks (again, not everyone) brought a bag of charcoal. Quick-lighting is preferable, but regular will be fine too.
    Gumbo and Hotlips and Richtorfla are going...
  18. Rum... did we mention rum?

    Rum... did we mention rum?
  19. We don't need everyone to bring one, but a few...

    We don't need everyone to bring one, but a few extra propane tanks would be good to have.
    Tank you.

    MARK YOUR GEAR! Tanks too.
  20. bump Get'em while you can. Y'all are gonna...

    bump

    Get'em while you can.
    Y'all are gonna say "I'm glad I did" or "I wish I had."

    FGreen, please put Gumbo and me down for a bottle. Thanks.
  21. Zinc. You should be pushing little zinc pills...

    Zinc.

    You should be pushing little zinc pills directly into your blood stream.
    ....crush them up first
  22. Hot chocolate with sweet red wine...... uhg.........

    Hot chocolate with sweet red wine...... uhg...... I'm gonna need another shot of that moonshine
  23. While everyone is staging their gear..... We...

    While everyone is staging their gear.....

    We tried something last year that worked well, so we're doing it again.

    Everyone please bring a couple of 2 liter sodas, or cans of Hi-C, or a case of...
  24. Reminders: 1. Bring a folding table that you can...

    Reminders:
    1. Bring a folding table that you can leave set-up in the lodge, if you can.
    2. Bring your camping chairs.
    3. MARK YOUR GEAR!
    4. If you are going to leave a camp chair behind, please...
  25. Regarding Funds...... If you already sent in...

    Regarding Funds......

    If you already sent in money for a donation, THANK YOU!
    If you already sent in money for raffle tickets, they are already set aside for you. I will pass them out on...
  26. Here's how the gate's gonna work. 1. We aren't...

    Here's how the gate's gonna work.
    1. We aren't going to post the gate code.
    2. The gate won't be locked. It'll just be mostly locked.
    3. The gate has a slide that holds the gate closed. At night,...
  27. Anyone arriving in the middle of the night or any...

    Anyone arriving in the middle of the night or any other time the check-in station on the porch is unmanned should go ahead and find a spot and set up. Then sign in and get your wristband at your very...
  28. With only a few days to go, we're getting pretty...

    With only a few days to go, we're getting pretty excited too. The amount of work and planning that Gumbo and Richtorfla and Hotlips and an army of assistants have already done is staggering, and...
  29. New request: If we pack all the tables in the...

    New request:

    If we pack all the tables in the Hall, we can seat about 110 folks. That's not enough. So we are asking anyone who has a folding table that can seat 6-10 people to please bring it -...
  30. Yes.... and like many others, he's coming to the...

    Yes.... and like many others, he's coming to the piney woods to chill and escape the constant clamoring of the paparazzi. So please be considerate.
  31. Yes! There will be a Gearage Swap 'n Sell Meet...

    Yes!
    There will be a Gearage Swap 'n Sell Meet Saturday afternoon. (please be discreet if you are selling stuff)
    There will also be a Donation Table.
    The Donation Table works like this: A table...
  32. The Boy Scout motto is a good one, so yes, be...

    The Boy Scout motto is a good one, so yes, be prepared for bugs.
  33. Cherry Pie Moonshine!? I'm gonna need a...

    Cherry Pie Moonshine!? I'm gonna need a minute...... I may need a room.....
  34. Reminder: We have plastic trays that you can use...

    Reminder:
    We have plastic trays that you can use and some utensils too. But not enough for 300 people. So we're gonna need you to bring your own kit to meals please.
  35. Sunday Morning

    ...we will have a worship service at 10:00 in the Hall. It will be an Episcopal Morning Prayer service and everyone is invited. Episcopal services draw from both Catholic and Protestant elements so...
  36. Important note to bringers of turkeys......

    Frozen, even partially frozen, turkeys cannot be cooked. It takes 3 to 5 days to thaw a frozen turkey so they must be thoroughly thawed before you bring them.

    Fun fact: frying frozen foods for...
  37. Remember: There is no bad weather. There are only...

    Remember: There is no bad weather. There are only bad clothing choices.
  38. Regarding the charging of batteries..... No...

    Regarding the charging of batteries.....

    No problem.

    The Hall has about a dozen 110V standard duplex outlets where you can plug in. Obviously, no one is responsible for the security of any...
  39. Replies
    97
    Views
    7,379

    I love it! Looking forward to the pics!! Check...

    I love it!
    Looking forward to the pics!!
    Check out tnttt.com for designs and ideas.
  40. Replies
    97
    Views
    7,379

    Seems like it could work. Depends on the strength...

    Seems like it could work. Depends on the strength of the walls, frame, roof, etc. IOW: it's a trailer by trailer proposition.
    OTOH, I'm not sure I want to sleep inside a cargo trailer. What about...
  41. DECRETUM #6

    Introducing WRIST BANDS and Sign-In

    1) Everyone gets a tyvec wrist band. Sign-in folks on the porch will put the wrist band on your wrist when you sign in. Therefore, if you have two or three or...
  42. DECRETUM #5

    "No Selling"

    Vendors:
    Rule #1: We love you; we welcome you; we support you.
    - We hope that your primary mission is to come and be part of the community of HangCon.
    - We designate Saturday...
  43. DECRETUM #4

    Next rule: food
    ...specifically, food storage

    Doe Lake is in the heart of bear country, therefore, BE BEAR SMART!

    Dinner and breakfast will be provided and you may bring any food you want -...
  44. DECRETUM #3

    Next rule: Where to set up your set up

    Doe Lake is a blessing with an abundance of hang sites. It's hard to imagine a better location for Hang Con. There are literally hundreds of spaces to set up...
  45. DECRETUM #2

    Next rule to discussed: Parking
    Parking in parking area only. If one wants to hang next to one's vehicle, one needs to hang next to the parking area.

    There are only two exceptions:
    1) those...
  46. This isn't a rule, it's just a good idea.... ...

    This isn't a rule, it's just a good idea....

    We have learned that there are more than a few site hosts and volunteers in the ONF that are living in poverty. Maybe we can't change that but we can...
  47. Two requests and no responses... This is the...

    Two requests and no responses...
    This is the 3rd, and final, request...
    Group leaders, PM me. We are about to go terminal.
  48. TWO DAYS (AND A FEW MINUTES) LEFT TO GET THE...

    TWO DAYS (AND A FEW MINUTES) LEFT TO GET THE EXTRA RAFFLE TICKET - IT COULD BE THE ONE - YOU DON'T WANT TO LET IT GET AWAY!!
  49. A Quick Layin' Down o' the Law!

    We, the organizers, are as excited as all get out at the response to HangCon. At last count, we are at 295 people!! We keep telling ourselves, "We can do this!" ( I almost believe it... )
    ...
  50. Hotlips clearly doesn't know who she's talking...

    Hotlips clearly doesn't know who she's talking to....

    Hotlips, whatever you want, you shall have - you just don't want this techtard doing it.

    Will somebody more technically savvy than me...
Results 1 to 50 of 1568
Page 1 of 32 1 2 3 4