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    Smokies Trip Jan 2013

    Roche, Spam, and Wisenber let me tag along on some of Roche's 900 miles of the Smokies. We did a 3 day 2 night on the trail. The first night was in the teens and the second night 32*, rain, rolling fog, and snow dripping from trees. Everybody stayed warm and dry. I was impressed with Roche's HH SS setup that he used in the teens, Wisenber hiking in at night, and Spam's Hindu Karl Childress impressions.

    By the way Spam put us to shame with his small pack and one good looking hammock setup with a BIAS hammock and a matching UQ from a vendor I know.

    Here are a few short clips of our trip. I did not get any hammock camp video but everyone is a HF member so it is sort of hammock related Honestly it was one of those trips where I had to concentrate on the hike and was tired at camp so the video suffered. I hated to just delete it so here are the tidbits.

    Thanks again for the invite for this trip,

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    Great video as always hangnout. That was an awesome trip, and thank you for the silence on just what all we had to do for Roche........shudder.....that part aside we need to do it again soon....and I want that fat guys pack! Fortunately you only got video of my more graceful stream crossings
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    Ahhhh.......Smokies. That looked like an OHM Spam was wearing. If-so, good pack.
    Good to see ya'll.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shug View Post
    Ahhhh.......Smokies. That looked like an OHM Spam was wearing. If-so, good pack.
    Good to see ya'll.
    Shug
    That it was Sir Shug! An Ohm 2.0 to be precise. Love that pack!
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    Quote Originally Posted by spamburglar View Post
    That it was Sir Shug! An Ohm 2.0 to be precise. Love that pack!
    Me too! Mine is an older OHM with lotsa miles on it.
    You can for sure get a lot in them.
    Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shug View Post
    Me too! Mine is an older OHM with lotsa miles on it.
    You can for sure get a lot in them.
    Ha! Indeed you can. I have viewed yours on many occasions. The side pockets are great and the back pocket is an absolute golden stretchy cavern!
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    Love the Smokies! Now I want to load up and head south!
    "I love not man the less, but Nature more."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mountnman View Post
    Love the Smokies! Now I want to load up and head south!
    Come on down!
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    Looks like a good time. I'd love to do some hiking in the snow. Is your all in one set up like MedicineMan's with a sock?

    I hope you feel better soon.
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    Quote Originally Posted by spamburglar View Post
    Come on down!
    Wish I could! Plan on making it down this spring and over to Linville Gorge as well
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