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    Hello everyone

    my name is joe full time college student and family man i recently had just got into hiking and i love it. so i been searching the web for helpful ideas to make my hiking more enjoyable. I youtube "backpacking hiking ultra lightweight" and came across tinny from minibull designs and shug and spent quite a while watching his videos and he alwaysmetions this awsome website and now i understand why. i am looking for someone to point me in the right direction. looking for small compack cook kit and a hammock and anything else you can recommend.

    thank you

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    all secure in sector 7 Shug's Avatar
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    Whooooo Buddy ..... just grab a cuppa and sit down and start perusing all the forums. Fill your head.
    You will find your way........
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    Welcome to HF. This is the best place to learn about hammock camping.
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    Watch Shug's videos and you can learn alot and have fun at the same time.
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    Hi Gunner ~ As simple an activity such as hiking may seem, it's amazing to me how much gear and techniques have changed over time. You're sure to learn a lot here, and to contribute to the advancement of our hobby. Welcome to the journey!

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