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    Quote Originally Posted by GrizzlyAdams View Post
    good to see ya again Doctari! Thanks Bonsaihiker for posting this, good editing!

    Happens that I use a variant of the pack leash meself. Just a 6' piece of cord : long enough to go around a modest tree doubled over plus some. Clove-hitch around the tree, form a marlin-spike hitch on the tails (use a trail stick), hook the pack loop around the marlin spike.
    I too use a similar technique. Saves on the tired back after a long hike. Also keeps critters out of my stuff. At night I put my rain cover over the pack to keep dew and unexpected weather out as well.

    Thanks for posting your video. Well done!
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    Good to see you again, Doctari. Be sure to give us a shot of your cameraman too. Hope to see you one of these days again. Mule
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    heheh the pack leash is a pretty neat idea. i may give it a try...

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    Great video, lots of good tips! Pack Leash, great tool!

    Tbull

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctari View Post
    Thanks to Bonsai Hiker for helping me with this, & the tour of his Bonsai Collection, He's got some Sweet trees there!
    You're welcome! It was a blast. Looking forward to the next one....
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    Quote Originally Posted by GrizzlyAdams View Post
    good to see ya again Doctari! Thanks Bonsaihiker for posting this, good editing!
    Thanks, Grizz!
    --Scott <><

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    Quote Originally Posted by krugd View Post
    Thanks Bonsaihiker and Doctari. I hope you enjoyed Doe Run - its where I go to get outside when I can't get away from home. If you dropped your pack from the top of that hill it would be a real haul.
    No problem! Doe Run is a nice getaway. FYI, not only did we drop the pack, we dropped it TWICE for your viewing enjoyment! But not exactly from the top of the hill....
    --Scott <><

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    Great video! Thanks for shooting, editing and posting.

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    Nice video! Good tips and tricks too. I like the leash idea, and will check that out soon.


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    Nice meeting you on the video Doctari!
    I reckon you keep all of your insulation right on your hammock! That was one fat hammock bag!!!
    Nice ideas and fun to see you. Good job to you as well bonsaihiker.
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