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  1. Anywhere in the Pecos Wilderness is truly...

    Anywhere in the Pecos Wilderness is truly amazing, and you can hang pretty much anywhere in the wilderness without any trouble (plenty of trees). Some of my favorites, Pecos Baldy Lake, mora flats,...
  2. Thread: COGs

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    Yay!!! Right there on the first page, link to...

    Yay!!! Right there on the first page, link to pics and description, much better, good job!
  3. Thread: COGs

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    Timplet, I haven't been on HF for a while, and...

    Timplet, I haven't been on HF for a while, and then I stumbled about a thread on your COGs. Sounded interesting, even if I wasn't sure what they were for since I only read a couple posts. Anyway,...
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    bien joué sesska! Passer la nuit sous la neige...

    bien joué sesska! Passer la nuit sous la neige dans un hamac c'est jouissant!
    sympa ton blog aussi, j'ai lu un petit bout. Attention maintenant que la folie des hamacs t'as piqué, c'est le début de...
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    Hey cool breeze, I live outside if santa fe. The...

    Hey cool breeze, I live outside if santa fe. The temps here in march/april can vary a great deal. First of all if you are hiking and camping in the SF national forest you'll be between 7500 and 12000...
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    I think the sleeve pocket is a great idea. I wish...

    I think the sleeve pocket is a great idea. I wish I had one on my quilt. Like most with 3/4 UQ, I shove a piece of ccf or reflectix inside the footbox and it's not very comfortable. feels much better...
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    Interesting, again I've never had that issue and...

    Interesting, again I've never had that issue and I winter backpack at least 2 times every winter. On dry grounds or 3 foot of snow. or maybe I've never noticed it, in which case it wouldn't be an...
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    Interesting concept. What temperatures do you...

    Interesting concept. What temperatures do you guys experience condensation? I'm no Shug and don't hang at -40º but I have never had condensation down to about 10º
  9. titanium v-shaped tent stakes on massdrop

    Just FYI, massdrop has a pack of 6 Toaks titanium v-shaped stakes for $14 with sac. + $2 shipping. 0.4oz each
    I'm giving it a try since I lost a few stakes at my last hang.
    2 days left...
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    Yeah, some sort of luggage definitely helps. Ask...

    Yeah, some sort of luggage definitely helps. Ask around for input on bags, there are so many different choices and some are quite pricey. Congrats on your first trip!!!
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    Here is my recollection of camping in France, now...

    Here is my recollection of camping in France, now I've left the country about 20 years ago so everything I say could be wrong." Wild Camping" is not allowed in France. That means if you cruising down...
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    Way to go ladylysis! Skills don't matter as long...

    Way to go ladylysis! Skills don't matter as long as you ride within yours and be safe, go out there and have fun! it doesn't have to be a trip to ushuaia to have a blast.
    Like my youtube channel...
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    Just came back from a 2 days ride/camping 400...

    Just came back from a 2 days ride/camping 400 miles trip in northern new mexico. Beautiful scenery, paved and dirt roads on my DR650. Here is a little video. Sorry no shot of the hammock camping, got...
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    nice roads! Thanks for the RR. Glad to see more...

    nice roads! Thanks for the RR. Glad to see more moto camping stuff lately. Just did a 3 day Moto camping in northern new mexico on my DR650, mostly paved though :(
    Somewhat new to dirt and riding...
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    thanks for your generosity, I'm in!!!!!

    thanks for your generosity, I'm in!!!!!
  16. Pitch your tarp TIGHT. As tight as you can. I've...

    Pitch your tarp TIGHT. As tight as you can. I've used the reflective nitize cords before on the tree tie outs of the tarp. worked just fine for me. don't know about the kelty but I crank on the tie...
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    Marron Bells, CO, 4 pass loop?

    Thinking of doing the 4 pass loop around Maroon Bells, wondering if it's possible to hang the whole way?
    Anybody hiked it?
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    One more vote!!!!! Good luck

    One more vote!!!!!
    Good luck
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    Gila hot springs, New mexico. 105223 View from...

    Gila hot springs, New mexico.
    105223
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    Yay, the riding season is upon us! The snow has...

    Yay, the riding season is upon us! The snow has finally melted here and we had some 60º days. Took the DR on some pretty gnarly (for me) mountain trails, so much fun! Can't wait for more! Just one...
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    +1 on the Pecos Wilderness. I live in the village...

    +1 on the Pecos Wilderness. I live in the village of Pecos and have backpacked extensively in the area. Be prepared for some chilly nights as the elevation here is between 8000 and 12000ft. you are...
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    long time hanger but new(ish) rider. Hope to take...

    long time hanger but new(ish) rider. Hope to take a week+ trip on my dr650 on dirt roads only, in new mexico or possibly colorado when the weather allows me to do so. snowing right now.:( Can't wait!
  23. I just use the stabilizer edit feature on...

    I just use the stabilizer edit feature on youtube, after the video is uploaded. Not the best, but it helps a lot...



    Be careful up there the amount of snow can be deceiving. on a trip last year...
  24. Mountains aren't going anywhere, they will still...

    Mountains aren't going anywhere, they will still be there when you have a chance to get down here ;)



    You're welcome 2ply. And yes, was a nice little trip!



    This was from above Big...
  25. Snowshoe overnighter Santa Fe National Forest video

    A last minute trip with Priller who decided to try out his new tent.
    Enjoy...

    http://youtu.be/7z-RrrmkIPw


    http://youtu.be/7z-RrrmkIPw
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    welcome from Pecos, NM!

    welcome from Pecos, NM!
  27. here it is http://lighterpack.com/r/40al1e ...

    here it is

    http://lighterpack.com/r/40al1e

    I'm no andrew skurka, and don't hike thousands of miles, but it works for me. Only got to 12º so far... like I said earlier I need to get the 0º...
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    Yeah I've seen a lot of guys/girls doing around...

    Yeah I've seen a lot of guys/girls doing around the world trips on their DRs. and a few more who started on GS and such switching to the DR after a few months!
    I'm an experienced backpacker but...
  29. six moons designs swift. No longer in production,...

    six moons designs swift. No longer in production, best pack I've ever had. Sub 20 oz.
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    Salut Niquedouille et bienvenue a HF....

    Salut Niquedouille et bienvenue a HF.
    Felicitations sur ton voyage au tour du monde. Je me suis achete une DR650 l'ete dernier et j'espere faire un jour un long voyage...
    Le hamac est la solution...
  31. I'm about to pull the trigger on a 0º burrow, but...

    I'm about to pull the trigger on a 0º burrow, but I have no problem getting a HG 0º UQ and 20ºTQ in my 56L with all my winter camping gear and keeping my base weight under 13lbs. Obviously I'm a...
  32. geargrams is good, http://lighterpack.com/ is...

    geargrams is good, http://lighterpack.com/ is better.....
  33. I don't own a cuben tarp (maybe i wish i did,...

    I don't own a cuben tarp (maybe i wish i did, maybe not, not sure yet?!) BUT I do have the mamajamba and it's a great tarp! Now, back to the weight issue... There is a lot of different ways to cut...
  34. Bias weight weenie micro with bag and whoopies...

    Bias weight weenie micro with bag and whoopies 8.2oz.
    6ft straps + toggles 3oz.
    Total 11.2oz
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    just so you know the SOG, transalp and timbuktu...

    just so you know the SOG, transalp and timbuktu links don't seem to be working....
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    Thanks again 2ply! Yeah Marvin's tent was...

    Thanks again 2ply!



    Yeah Marvin's tent was quite a treat, I'm glad I didn't have to carry it though, 3 person wallmart tent on a pretty intense hike, no thank you. All the more power to him!...
  37. Thanks kefwalker. I thought I had pretty much...

    Thanks kefwalker. I thought I had pretty much gone everywhere in the Pecos but I had never even heard of lake santiago and pacheco lake! Access is from the Mora side of the wilderness. Rough 4x4...
  38. Thanks 2ply, I just posted part 2, enjoy... ...

    Thanks 2ply, I just posted part 2, enjoy...

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?100014-Santiago-lake-NM-Part-2
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    Santiago lake,NM Part 2

    Here is day 2 and 3 of the trip. Marvin's burning man tent! Hiking amongst the clouds on the ridge line at 11200+ ft and views of mongolia!

    /cpW3Ah4_Q5E
  40. Hey Silver, I live and hike in Pecos, tons of...

    Hey Silver, I live and hike in Pecos, tons of places to hike and hang, too many to list...
    Hope you don't mind single digits!!!!!
    PM me and we can talk....
    Frenchy.
  41. video. Santiago Lake, Pecos wilderness, NM Part 1

    Here's a trip I did last weekend in the Pecos Wilderness in New Mexico.
    A pretty brutal hike on unmaintained and unmarked trails for the most part. Definitely worth the effort though, beautiful, and...
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    Pecos to Santa Fe loop. DAY 2

    Here is day 2 finally...

    /-lxp5hgjyNo

    Here is day one:
    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?98367-Pecos-to-Santa-Fe-loop-NM-3-day-trip-Part-one-video
  43. Great trip reports, I enjoyed them!

    Great trip reports, I enjoyed them!
  44. Thanks, New Mexico is quite a beautiful place,...

    Thanks, New Mexico is quite a beautiful place, hope you get to see it one day.



    I didn't have the hammock set up at the lake. I got there at lunch and it was raining so I set up the tarp for my...
  45. It was actually quite nice. As far as piece and...

    It was actually quite nice. As far as piece and quiet goes, that was not an issue anytime or anywhere during the 3 days. Never slept within sight or ear shot of anyone, and just saw a handfull of...
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    Pecos to Santa Fe loop. ...

    Pecos to Santa Fe loop.

    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?98367-Pecos-to-Santa-Fe-loop-NM-3-day-trip-Part-one-video
  47. Pecos to Santa Fe loop,NM 3 day trip . Part one video

    A wonderful 3 day backpacking loop from Pecos to Santa Fe back to Pecos thru lake Katherine, La Vega, Borrego trail, aspen ranch, Puerto Nambe, spirit lake. Here is Day one.

    /watch?v=o43myQAqquE
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  48. Hey Damien, I might be interested. Work is a...

    Hey Damien, I might be interested. Work is a little intense now so I'm not sure when I'll have a couple days, but pretty sure I can make room, maybe the week of the 20th.
    Also maybe we can meet up...
  49. Nice! You will like it. Moved from a WW to WWM...

    Nice! You will like it. Moved from a WW to WWM and love it. Originally I was concerned about width, both are the same length and fabric but the WW was about 62" wide if I remember correctly and my...
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    Overnighter in Wild Rivers near Questa....

    Overnighter in Wild Rivers near Questa.
    https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php?96827-Wild-Rivers-New-Mexico-short-slide-show
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