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    Loco Ken here!

    Hello, everyone!

    This is Loco Ken from the PNW and I'm here to learn the in's and out's of hammock camping! I love gettin' out in the woods for some R&R as much as I can and sleeping on the ground has never been comfortable for me so I decided to try the hammock. Haven't perfected it yet because I'm a real picky sleeper and everything wakes me up at night, but I thought I would try and iron out the wrinkles by learning from you fine people on how you "do it right", so to speak. Anyway, I'll leave my particulars for posts in other areas and not the "Introduction" section. Thanks for having me here!


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    Welcome to the HF from the Sunshine State!
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    So many trees, so little time...
    We follow where the Swamp Fox guides,
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    We burrow in the cypress tree.
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    For we are wild and hunted men.

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    Welcome to HF from Mass.

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    Welcome to HF from Bama.........you have come to the right place for info!!!!
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    Welcome Loco Ken to the Forums from Canada!
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    Welcome to the forum from west Texas!

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    bienvenido Loco Ken

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    Hi and welcome, I'm a light sleeper too. But it's getting better with a little help from my fiends hear at HF. Great ideas good people nice gear. Good Luck and rest in trees.
    Diz*

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    Welcome. This is the best place to learn hammocks.

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    welcome aboard from Florida. Enjoy the fun!
    Most of us end up poorer here but richer for being here. Olddog, Fulltime hammocker, 365 nights a year.

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