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    "Hello" from a newbie

    Hello out there. I am 55 and just decided to start hammock camping. I was getting tired sleeping on the ground. I have been doing a lot of day hikes, but not much overnight. I have been experimenting wit a DD and a Trek Light double. I ordered a Blackbird but have not received it yet.

    I want to thank everyone in advance for all of the tips and help. God bless. John

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    Welcome to HF from Mass.

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    Welcome from SC.

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    Hello and Welcome to the HF from Canada!
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    Welcome from TN
    You must first be happy with yourself before anyone else can contribute to that happiness.....

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    nice grab with that wbbb

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    Welcome, from Ohio.

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    Welcome !!

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    Welcome to the forum from Georgia.

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    Welcome to the forum John. It's great to hear that your first piece of addiction is on it's way.
    Happy Trails to one and all.
    Enjoy the outdoors wisely and elevate your perspective.

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