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    NC>Uwharrie Yates Place>March 2013 Trip Report

    Here's a Trip Report thread for the 1st annual Uwharrie Spring Hang.
    Our group is planning to hold Uwharrie hangs twice each year - on "Time-Change" weekends, Spring Forward and Fall Back.

    This was the 1st annual Uwharrie Spring Forward Hang.

    Gunsfan05, Sleeping Beauty, and FluffytheCat - you were missed and we hope to see you again soon.

    Fortunately, Hangin Burrito kept the fires burning...

    Here's our group site on Friday midday. Lots of room for hammocks!

    Last edited by Loki; 03-11-2013 at 09:25.
    - Loki,

    "Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
    Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
    The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy,
    while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn."
    John Muir

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    I think I gained 10lbs on this trip. We had great food and of course we hung. I have pics I will upload at some point. Oh and there was chocolate cake, and some hammock hotties, but I don't have any pics pf those.
    A special thanks to Dream Hammocks, Dutchware. BIAS and Hammockforums.net for donating to our Secret Santa.

    Uwharrie hang in March https://www.hammockforums.net/forum/...ad.php?t=83029

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    Here is a shot of the Friday night conflagration. A chilly Hoggtyed is in the background with Berksound hidden by the flames to his right.

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    Last edited by Hiknhanger; 03-11-2013 at 10:25.

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    I had a great time as always meeting new friends and hanging with old friends. Can't wait for the time to change again.

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    Looks as if a good time was had by all. I'm gonna have to try and make it out to this hang at some point, if only I didn't have that work thing in the way.
    *Heaven best have trees, because I plan to lounge for eternity.

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    Thanks for a great weekend all - that was fantastic.

    The food on these hangs has been beyond belief - thank you to all the chef's and to everybody that brought stuff. If you weren't there Saturday, man you missed some great stew, BBQ, cobblers (both cherry and apple, mind you), buttermilk cream pies, chocolate cake, and more.

    On Saturday night, somebody mentioned the videos of 3 sisters backpacking in the Smokeys.. I haven't watched them yet but thought I'd share the link:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-rjRwc3V1VI


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    my $.02

    Great reports everyone but please remember it is all about the embers!

    The fire that warmed as we sat in a coma from the delicious food...

    until the fall.
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    Ha haha! Right Silverpalm2x! It's all about the embers.

    And,
    Volcano? What volcano?
    ...mmm-m... Mountain Man breakfast
    Is this thing still working...??
    Does anyone want chocolate cake?
    Whaddya' mean TWO pots of stew and Barbecue too?
    Buttermilk pie? Wazzat??
    Chocolate cake, Apple cobbler, And Cherry cobbler... YUM!
    Catavarie, You got some competition from Bonepile.

    Good seeing friends and meeting new ones too. We sure had perfect weather.
    BerkSound deserves an award for traveling from NJ.
    Bonepile could patent his sauce.
    HB's Chuck Box - just happens to have a place for everything in there...
    Whatever you need - Groundhog has one in his truck...
    Stoves?? Hogg Tyed don't need no stoves (He's already got 'em).

    I really enjoyed the weekend - thanks all!!!
    - Loki,

    "Climb the mountains and get their good tidings.
    Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees.
    The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy,
    while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn."
    John Muir

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    Funny you should mention that, I was looking the Qiwiz Firefly site this morning, its a work of are with that little grill on top. So many titanium toys so little time......

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    Loki hope you didn't forget about the Hammock Hotties!!!!!!!!!

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