Just a couple hundred yards from the house is this nice little valley with some trees that you can get some hammocks up in. We were doing a trial run on tarp set up and hammock set up prior to the LSHT trip detailed here:
Some things we tried out were using a bush buddy stove to boil water for ramen soup:
The China version jet boil knock off was the first to get a boil. Number 2 son is first to eat:
One aspect of our trip planning will be how to get everything to fit in packs for hiking and set up down the trail.
Overall, it was a real nice afternoon, and we learned a lot about setting up our tarps. An attempt at porch mode, using the hiking pole:
Napping away the afternoon:
Take it easy,