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    Senior Member Roe Ring's Avatar
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    Hanging & hoping for snow.

    The UK is set for a big fall of snow tonight (well by UK standards anyway). While our news channels are telling us to take cover and expect disruption, I couldnt help seeing this as a great opportunity to set up in the garden and hope to wake up with snow on my tarp

    So I'm warm under my burrow with the tarp pulled tight and the sound of the wind blowing hard. I hope I'm not forced to retreat back into the house.

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    Have fun hanging in the snow. I love it snowing hard and hanging and watching the snow bounce off my cuben tarp. Hope I get more snow when I am not working. Enjoy!

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    Sounds like a good night to test your gear.
    Good luck!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Acer View Post
    Have fun hanging in the snow. I love it snowing hard and hanging and watching the snow bounce off my cuben tarp. Hope I get more snow when I am not working. Enjoy!
    Me too, last two big ones and I was cage bound

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    Hang in there and enjoy!! Wish we were getting snow here in Southern Ohio!!
    "I love not man the less, but Nature more."
    Byron

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    New Member whazzzup's Avatar
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    winter camp snowed heavy

    this is how its like to hammock camp in the snow i Norway the worst thing was the snow from the trees the last day falling from the trees!!!! thought the tarp was toast crashing down,,, but survived unscathed awesome trip. snow was deep enough to carve out a trench helped with the wind and to stay warm one of the best hangs snowed about 20cm while we where there so have fun bud
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    Nice pic

    Quote Originally Posted by whazzzup View Post
    this is how its like to hammock camp in the snow i Norway the worst thing was the snow from the trees the last day falling from the trees!!!! thought the tarp was toast crashing down,,, but survived unscathed awesome trip. snow was deep enough to carve out a trench helped with the wind and to stay warm one of the best hangs snowed about 20cm while we where there so have fun bud
    Love the pic. Looks warm in spite of all the snow.

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