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    Deep cold hammocking subforum?

    I think a deep cold hammocking / hiking forum might be a nice sub-forum.

    I am referring to ambient temperatures below zero *F.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tjm View Post
    I think a deep cold hammocking / hiking forum might be a nice sub-forum.

    I am referring to ambient temperatures below zero *F.
    +1 for that

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    Below 0F or below 32F?

    How much of the country actually does outings -0F?

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    I think it's a good a idea , but I thing freezing and below ( 32F) would be better
    then 0-F .

    It would include more people.

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    I think it is a great idea..
    We would be one step closer to world peace, if everyone slept in a hammock..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lonely Raven View Post
    Below 0F or below 32F?

    How much of the country actually does outings -0F?
    I think that 's a great idea since there's people from all over the world on here. Not just in warm climates

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    Quote Originally Posted by Festus Hagen View Post
    -13F is my record thus far in a hammock (-17F in a tent a few years ago). There are plenty of people on this forum who have made those temps seem moderate, but hey I can't control the weather I was camping with several ground dwellers and I'd be willing to bet I slept better than any of them

    I live in NY USA, and camp at least a few times a year in the Adirondacks. For whatever reason, the area we camp (near Lake Placid) tends to be among the coldest areas in the lower 48 quite often. I and a few friends have decided to be ready for a short-notice, one or two night camping trip, and we're watching the weather forecasts for especially barbaric cold (-20 or better).

    A sub-forum for such lunacy, as well as sharing tips and tricks for this camping specialty and just generally bragging, sounds like a great idea, to me.
    +1...what he said!

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    First sticky

    I offer this link as the first sticky if we are successful getting this sub-forum created.


    http://london.sonoma.edu/Writings/LostFace/fire.html


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    Quote Originally Posted by Lonely Raven View Post
    Awesome! Now quit rubbing it in.
    Oh you know I can't resist, the temptation is too great....
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    I am testing the gear I have now to see it's limits and what i need to get, will look forward to a sub forum

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