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    Quote Originally Posted by Muskrat View Post
    we need to meet up again as I have never been to Ellicott Rock.

    BTW . . . where's that dutch oven dessert picture?
    I'd be happy to have you along Muskrat.

    as for the DO, if I could have snuck it in to one of the other packs...

    I sometimes take an Outback Oven and bake a big cookie. White Choc-macadamia nut is my favorite. Saturday evening, around the fire, I was wishing I had.
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    Yes, SWEET TRIP! Thanks for sharing. I used to tube on the Chatooga back during my days at Clemson.

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    Now there's a place I've not been in decades ... thanks for the pic's and report. Looks like some fine eating!

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    Nice report, Swampfox!

    I want to go next time!
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    Great report! ... Them there eggs a bacon sure look good for a trail meal.
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    That is my favorite area in SC. I have done the whole trail from Burrells to HWY 28, but I have yet to go North towards Ellicot's Rock. PM me if you ever head back up that way. I am always in for a trip up there... Well at least I will be when I'm done with school Dec 12
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    There are some areas near the bridge at the East Fork of the Chatooga that would easily support several hammocks. It's a 30 minute hike from the trailhead. I think we need to start looking at a group hang.
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    Thanks for sharing and for the pics. I'm planning a trip up there near the end of December.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wakozacho View Post
    Thanks for sharing and for the pics. I'm planning a trip up there near the end of December.
    I will be there the 26th through the 29th... most likely somewhere between lick log falls and hwy 28. Think I am going up there this weekend to wonder around for the day. May scope some sites and put up a video next week
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