Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Yancey Co., NC - Home of Mt. Mitchell
Hammock: DIY: the Peace Pipe
Tarp: 2011 GG 12x12
Insulation: Flamethrower UQ
Suspension: Whoopies & straps
Originally Posted by goanywhere
...if you have the space and are prepared to carry the weight, you can use a vacuum flask as a back up. You fill the bottle with boiling water, and fill the vacuum flask as well. Then in the middle of the night, if you really need to renew the hot water bottle, you can empty the first bottle, refill with the water from the vacuum flask, which will still be very hot, then it will get you through the night no problem. ...
Ahhh.....! "Vacuum flask" = "Thermos". Got it! It took me a minute!
Mountains have a dreamy way
Surely, God could have made a better way to sleep.
Of folding up a noisy day
In quiet covers, cool and gray.
---Leigh Buckner Hanes
Surely, God never did.