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    US, Florida, Florahome, 12/2/2012, Rice Creek Shelter Short Notice Overnight

    Going to do a short overnighter out at the Rice Creek Hilton this coming Sunday night. Figured I'd throw it open for anyone who wants to come.

    I'm going to be biking out from Gainesville, and I figure it'll probably take me about three hours, plus time for lunch. So, assuming I get on the road at a decent time, I should be arriving at the parking lot around 11 AM or so. Figure another half-hour to make it down the bike trail to the shelter there, and we're talking 11:30 to noon.

    Anyone interested?

    Link to property website.
    Link to trail map.
    Link to Google Maps location.
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    Sounds great! Planning to be there.
    Something hidden. Go and find it. Go, and look behind the Ranges. Something lost behind the Ranges. Lost and waiting for you . . . Go! - Rudyard Kipling

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    Looking forward to seeing you, Duffy!
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    Sounds great - I need practice putting up my tarp - see you there!
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    Looking forward to seeing you, too, MightyMouse!

    Shaping up to be a great weekend!
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    Bummer. Have fun. We've got our FTA chapter Christmas party this weekend.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JaxHiker View Post
    Bummer. Have fun. We've got our FTA chapter Christmas party this weekend.
    Sorry to hear that, JaxHiker. Have fun at the party, and I hope to see you come January!
    "Just prepare what you can and enjoy the rest."
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    I'll be there with bells on.
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    I hiked thru there a month or so ago. The trail has some rough areas with several blow-downs but the camp looked in decent shape.

    It was hotter than heck that day. Should be nice this time of year for you.

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    Some of us will be hanging out in the LWRSF that weekend but look forward to catching up with ya'll in Jan. Have fun!
    Most of us end up poorer here but richer for being here. Olddog, Fulltime hammocker, 365 nights a year.

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