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    Member rb_daniel's Avatar
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    Newb in Brevard, NC

    Hello, I'm Rick, and I'm new to Hanging. I moved to Brevard from Cincinnati less than a year ago, mainly for the mountain biking, but also for the backpacking. I bought a Hennessy Expedition a couple years ago, but have only had one opportunity to use it. I loved how light, simple, and comfortable it was, but still need to figure out how to keep my butt warm. Looks like a lot of useful info on here.

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    Welcome to HF from Mass.

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    Hey Rick - Welcome to the HF from Canada! You've come to the right place.
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    Hey Rick.....Shug here. I did a video series on hanging including keeping the buttocks warm......http://www.hammockforums.net/forum/s...ad.php?t=15516
    I love some off-road riding as well.
    Shug
    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
    I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!



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    A big old NC welcome.

    Small world ... I spent a couple summers teaching rock climbing in a camp that was located in Cedar Mtn on what is now the Dupont State Park. Back in the day it was a private camp.

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    Old Gorge Rat Hawk-eye's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shug View Post
    ... I love some off-road riding as well.
    Shug
    Yeah but Shug-row ya only use one wheel!


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    Thanks for the welcome! I see unicyclists in Pisgah every once in a while. Crazy.

    Hawk-eye, I ride in Dupont a LOT. Great place.

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    Howdy, neighbor! Welcome aboard!
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    Quote Originally Posted by rb_daniel View Post
    Thanks for the welcome! I see unicyclists in Pisgah every once in a while. Crazy.

    Hawk-eye, I ride in Dupont a LOT. Great place.
    Got a lot of great memories from that place ... might be time to go visit!

    WARNING: Will discuss Rhurbarb Strawberry Pie and Livermush at random.


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