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    Quote Originally Posted by Hickery View Post
    Shucks,that's the same wk-end of the Mt.Rogers winter hang .Hope to make it one of these times.
    Ahhhh Mang))))) C'mon up here and we can stuff Lutefisk up our olfactory canals......
    Hope to be able to get to this Finlandy Frolic.
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    New to hammocking this summer. I haven't slept out below ~ 40*F so far. However, I recently received a 20*F incubator that has changed everything. A few backyard nights and I expect I'll be ready to venture north this January.

    Hope to be there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shug View Post
    Ahhhh Mang))))) C'mon up here and we can stuff Lutefisk up our olfactory canals......
    Shug
    Lutefisk!? Are you attempting to scare people away?
    "I go because it irons out the wrinkles in my soul." -- Sigurd Olson

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    Quote Originally Posted by obxh2o View Post
    Lutefisk!? Are you attempting to scare people away?
    That makes my mouth water, and not in a good way! LOL!!
    "I love not man the less, but Nature more."
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    Quote Originally Posted by OCDave View Post
    New to hammocking this summer. I haven't slept out below ~ 40*F so far. However, I recently received a 20*F incubator that has changed everything. A few backyard nights and I expect I'll be ready to venture north this January.

    Hope to be there.
    You aren't serious, are you?

    "We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately." - Ben Franklin
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    New to Hammocking but I am very familiar with outdoors MN in the winter.

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    Looking at the past 10 years of historical data in the Finland area, temps have reached below -40f.
    Everyone going needs to make sure they have the proper gear and the knowledge on how to use it properly. As stated by stairguy, there is no bailout (hot tent/cabin) option besides going home and a lot can go wrong in deep cold.

    Fronkey

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    Current Weather

    Forecast for Friday is 20*F, but...

    ..WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 6 AM CST FRIDAY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 6 AM CST FRIDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
    * TIMING...SNOW AND STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WINDS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE MORNING HOURS ON THANKSGIVING DAY AND CONTINUE INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.
    * WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
    * VISIBILITIES...THE STRONG WINDS MAY PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. THIS COULD REDUCE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES... ESPECIALLY IN MORE OPEN AREAS.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.
    * OTHER IMPACTS...THE EXACT TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM IS STILL UNCERTAIN...AND WILL DETERMINE WHERE THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL OCCURS.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
    If this same advisory were to occur in Jan, you better hunker down!

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    Does Frozen Butt stick to the hammock?

    That write up is like this is in North Dakota....
    If it moves, you can eat it.

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    More events than you can shake a stick at!

    This is the same weekend of not only the Mt Rogers Hang but also SoRuck and the Florida Hang. Yall have fun, I'll be in Sunny Florida
    Love many, trust few & always paddle your own canoe. American Proverb

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