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    Hi all, new member here. I'm in Lexington, KY and got started hammocking last year on a camping trip with my son in Hot Springs, NC. I am trying to whip myself into some form of shape to do some hiking on the AT this year. Look forward to hopefully seeing you all sometime this year!
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    welcome to hammockforums hooch. i believe i remember you from the hammockcamping yahoo group.
    maybe you can make it to the south east hammock hangers association (SEHHA) camp out in hot springs, april 13-15.
    there's a thread here (SEHHA) that tells more about it.
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    Slowhike, thanks for the welcome; and yes, I also belong to the Hammock Camping Yahoo Group. I already have the dates for the SEHHA Campout in Hot Springs requested off at work and am rather axiously awaiting it. This will be my first hangout of the year and I can't wait. I'm trying to talk a couple friends into coming with me, but if not, I'll be there just the same. See ya in Hot Springs!
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    Welcome to the Forums! See you at HS in a few weeks!
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    Welcome neighbor!

    I live in Richmond. Glad to know I have fellow hanger so close. We will have to plan an outing!
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    Headchange4U, glad to see a neighbor so close. I'm planning on going to the Gorge for the first time some time this spring, maybe you can come along. If you're going to the SEHHA April Campout, you're more than welcome to ride with me for the trip. Good company is always welcome!
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    Welcome to the forum Hooch! Hope to meet you at Hot Springs.

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    Welcome to the hanging gang.

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    NC Patrick and Peter Pan, thanks for the welcome! Hope to dig you guys in Hot Springs!
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    Welcome Hooch. You found a great place to learn. Ive met lots of good people here. BD
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