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    How ya'll are from Mobile, AL

    I am doing pre-hike research on the hammock vs tent. So far I have found loads of good info, but I still have a lot of questions.

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    Senior Member J.Andersons's Avatar
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    Don't hesitate to ask those questions. Here are many great folks on HF who are ready to answer and I recommend to read book The Ultimate Hang writen by forum member Dejoha
    Ride fast
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    Welcome from next door in Florida!
    Fire away with all your questions.

    I'll answer the first one for you before you even ask ... Yes, a hammock is infinitely more comfortable than sleeping on the ground in a tent
    Mike
    "Life is a Project!"

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    Senior Member Old River Rat's Avatar
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    welcome from louisiana . . .

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    You've come to the right place! Hello and Welcome to the Forums from Canada!
    The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering. - St. Augustine

    Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
    - Bob Marley

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    Welcome to Hf this is the place to find answers to your questions.
    Terry

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    Senior Member bigbamaguy's Avatar
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    Hello there LA boy, welcome to HF from another Bama hanger. Research, be careful....the info here could overload the brain!!!! Check out the ten part video series for newbs from Shug, entertaining and informative. Good luck in your search for knowledge.
    Par Si Vis Pace Para Bellum

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    Welcome Cut Up. Lots of good folks and info here. We'll get ya off to a good start.

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