Possible New Record For Coldest Hang
If there are any hangs in the Kamchatka Pennisula this weekend.
-52c. Now that there is cold.
I have the strength for everything through him who empowers me. Philippians 4:13
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Advice for First Time Backpackers
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Oilicamp XTS w/Cheapo Pocket Rocket Endurance test
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Lakeland, Fl
Tarp: WL Tadpole
Insulation: WL SS UQ, DIY TQ
Suspension: UCR SLS
Watched a program on the Military Channel recently about the military dealing with those temps. Antifreeze looked like Jello! Did lookout watch on a sub when we surfaced through the ice above the Artic Circle. Someone said it was -75F, thankfully we were only up for about 15 min.
Most of us end up poorer here but richer for being here. Olddog, Fulltime hammocker, 365 nights a year.
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Outer Banks, North Carolina
Hammock: Warbonnet Blackbird 1.7 DL
Tarp: Kelty Noah's Tarp
Insulation: Yeti; Mt. Wash. 4
Suspension: WBBB webbing
Makes you wonder about how the natives survived it.
"I go because it irons out the wrinkles in my soul." -- Sigurd Olson
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Denver, CO
Hammock: WBRR, WBBB XLC
Insulation: Variety of Quilts
Father. Husband. Scoutmaster.
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: North Carolina
Hammock: HH Exped Zip
Tarp: HH Hex
Insulation: Burrow / Incubator
Suspension: WS, DBuckles
I was in Russia 3yrs ago this week and we saw -50C... fit for neither man nor beast.