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    Mar 2012
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    Future Hanger in So. Oregon

    Been years since I have done any hiking. Camping in a tent and living out of coolers became a pain for our family, so I decided to go with a few friends on some day hikes.
    Now we have some 3-4 day hikes planned and the more I read about hammock camping the more intrigued I became.
    Bought a GTUL some Whoopie Slings and a pair of straps from HF, so far. I have already cut almost 7lbs. from my pack and really looking forward many day trips and overnighters. Lower Rogue River in May and Wilderness Lakes Area in July should be awsome.
    Learned a lot from this place and really enjoy all the info and ideas and can't wait to put them to use.

    Thanks,

    Opus

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    dragon360's Avatar
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    Nov 2010
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    Toronto, ON
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    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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    Southern Oregon
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    Welcome from your neighbor next door in Klamath Falls. Maybe we could plan a hang sometime.

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    Moderator raiffnuke's Avatar
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    Pittsfield, MA
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    Welcome to HF from Mass.

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    Welcome to HF!

    Fronkey

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    Senior Member Shnick's Avatar
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    South Georgia (not by choice)
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    From the opposite corner of this great nation, Welcome!

    Shnick
    ...Levitate me
    - Pixies

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    Member Buzz's Avatar
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    Eugene, Or
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    Hey Opus,

    Welcome to HF from Eugene.

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    Senior Member thegreatjesse's Avatar
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    Portland, OR
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    welcome, from Portland!

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    Welcome from up north of you.

    You might check out the "Hangouts, Campouts and Trip Planning" page and meet some forum members for a hangout down there. It's a great way to meet new people & get some ideas.

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    Senior Member Latitude918's Avatar
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    Welcome to HF from the Metro DC area

    All you need is a tarp and bug net and you are ready to go. Lots of choices out there, and all of them have their advantages and disadvatages.
    I solemnly swear that I am up to no good...

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