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    Hammock Gear's Thru-Hike

    Stormcrow got some Hammock Forums trail magic!! He was thrilled to discover Detail Man waiting on the trail for him, 7 miles before his Gatlinburg stop. After a tough day, his morale just went through the roof. Many thanks for taking the time to make his day.

    We have had numerous offers from HF hangers who live along the trail to help him. Really shows the kindness of friends, no matter where we are.....

    I wanted to express not only gratitude on here, but the offer to any HF thru-hikers, if you ever need a drop box of emergency gear, hammock, quilts, etc, don't hesitate to contact me (loaners, of course, lol - Thanks, Dutch). We're all in this together.......
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    Quote Originally Posted by thorwren View Post
    Stormcrow got some Hammock Forums trail magic!! He was thrilled to discover Detail Man waiting on the trail for him, 7 miles before his Gatlinburg stop. After a tough day, his morale just went through the roof. Many thanks for taking the time to make his day.

    We have had numerous offers from HF hangers who live along the trail to help him. Really shows the kindness of friends, no matter where we are.....

    I wanted to express not only gratitude on here, but the offer to any HF thru-hikers, if you ever need a drop box of emergency gear, hammock, quilts, etc, don't hesitate to contact me. We're all in this together.......
    I'm thru-hiking and i need a winter palace ASAP
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dutch View Post
    I'm thru-hiking and i need a winter palace ASAP
    I knew you'd make me eat those words......

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    Yeah I talked to Detail Man this morning and he was very happy he found him. He did him up good too!
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    Hammock Gear's Thru-Hike

    I know there is still a while to go but if there is anything I can do up here in Mass I would love to help out. I know there are at least 3 of us here that can make the connection if need be. Let us know.
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    lots of us here in PA to give him some trail magic. Just let us know when he hits the state .

    I foresee a "501 Shelter" gathering in the future....

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    This is what makes me feel so humble and grateful to be a small part of this community. Going on a 3 day solo in the morning and I know that all will be well now. Thanks
    It's not the boulders that throw us off balance, it's the pebbles beneath our feet

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    That's awesome to hear. I'm hoping to meet up with him when he comes through MD. Nice work Detail Man
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    Hiking is'ent about waiting for the storm to pass its about learning to hike in the rain.

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    Way to step up detail man. Good journey to Adam.

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    Hammock Gear's Thru-Hike

    Great stuff. Does he have a trail blog where we can follow his hike?

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