Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rockdawg69

Page 1 of 31 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.13 seconds.

  1. Thanks to all who came and enjoyed the weekend...

    Thanks to all who came and enjoyed the weekend with a great group. I know the kids had a great time. For a change we had cooler weather and no rain, just the occasional sprinkle. Many kudos to...
  2. So here is the updated Google map data. The...

    So here is the updated Google map data. The goggle map coordinates in the first post are INCORRECT!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ...
  3. Going to miss y'all.

    Going to miss y'all.
  4. There will be several folks there by then. ...

    There will be several folks there by then. Follow their lead. Most of the hang spots are down the hill from the picnic tables and fire ring.
  5. Thanks. I usually stop in Damascus at Food City...

    Thanks. I usually stop in Damascus at Food City on the way up to finish the shopping. If need be, we can always run back to Marion for necessary stuff.

    Anyone can call or text me Friday...
  6. Tim, I think I have utensils and some other...

    Tim, I think I have utensils and some other supplies from last year. My dry box is in TN so I can't check it until Thursday. Will get a count but we always need plates, paper towels, bowls, etc. ...
  7. That should be a gracious plenty. Deleted from...

    That should be a gracious plenty. Deleted from my list.
  8. Six (6) days and counting til the HANG! Don't...

    Six (6) days and counting til the HANG! Don't forget to sign up for food or SUPPLIES. Would also like to know who might want to work the demo site Saturday and will be able to provide...
  9. Sorry to see you miss Greg. Y'all have fun at...

    Sorry to see you miss Greg. Y'all have fun at Halloween hang.
  10. There is one large center ring that we use. Wood...

    There is one large center ring that we use. Wood will be provided from a local source. No out-of-state wood is allowed because of borers, etc. There are 2 or 3 small rings with grates for grilling...
  11. As long as you stay in your...

    As long as you stay in your hammock:scared::scared::scared::scared::scared::scared:!
  12. Thanks. See you there.

    Thanks. See you there.
  13. He is a slippery fellow!!!!!!! Commitments...

    He is a slippery fellow!!!!!!!

    Commitments from 4 vendors for "bling".:cool::cool:
  14. Sorry y'all can make it. Hang in there. More...

    Sorry y'all can make it. Hang in there. More hangs to come in Sept and Oct.
  15. So this is "car" camping. Bring any extra you...

    So this is "car" camping. Bring any extra you think you might need. Usually we have 70's during the day and 50's at night. That can vary a lot since the site is around 5000 feet elevation. ...
  16. Glad y'all can make it. Been a while since we...

    Glad y'all can make it. Been a while since we saw you.
  17. A Toyoto Corola seems to work well. Just about 4...

    A Toyoto Corola seems to work well. Just about 4 weeks before the magic happens. Don't forget your camp chairs and gear for good weather.
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    243

    Does not much matter. GA is pretty much all up...

    Does not much matter. GA is pretty much all up or down. You might want to check the need for a bear canister if you decide to hike around the Blood Mountain area. I think there was a USFS...
  19. Many good suggestions above. Personally, I leave...

    Many good suggestions above. Personally, I leave my guy lines attached to my tarp (OES Spinntex) rolled up in the skins. The stake ends are in a Tautline hitch. All I do is set the stakes and...
  20. Not sure why it did not open. You should be able...

    Not sure why it did not open. You should be able to click on the sign up link and get the page open. If you can not open the link, we will add your info from our end.
  21. Replies
    1
    Views
    226

    You might check the BM Trail Association web...

    You might check the BM Trail Association web site. Sometimes they have updates. If not there are lists of folks who take care of sections who might have advise for that area.
  22. Hope to see y'all there. Been a while.

    Hope to see y'all there. Been a while.
  23. I think we discussed this at John Rock - drag 'em...

    I think we discussed this at John Rock - drag 'em along. We got tents and cots!!!!!!!
  24. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,033

    Shut my mouth woman:D:D:D:D:D:D

    Shut my mouth woman:D:D:D:D:D:D
  25. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,033

    Official planning thread has been posted. Go...

    Official planning thread has been posted. Go here: www.hammockforums.net/forum/showthread.php/154917-VA-8th-(almost-annual)-Grayson-Fall-Festival-Hang-official-planning-thread-2019
  26. Okay folks, here is the planning thread for...

    Okay folks, here is the planning thread for Grayson Fall Festival, 2019. If you find something that does not work on the enclosed links, please PM me so it can be fixed. Have at...
  27. VA, 8th (almost annual) Grayson Fall Festival Hang - official planning thread - Sep 27- 29

    8th (almost annual) Grayson Highlands Fall Festival
    Hang

    Mt Rogers, Virginia
    Grayson Highlands State Park
    September 27-29, 2019

    HAMMOCKERS! come join the fun again! Family-friendly event!...
  28. Thanks to Tacoma and FoxPoop for a great hang. ...

    Thanks to Tacoma and FoxPoop for a great hang. Finally got back to this hang after a couple years missing. Nice to see some familiar faces and meet some new ones. Watched in "HORROR" as the tarp...
  29. Looking like an "iffy" maybe??????:confused: ...

    Looking like an "iffy" maybe??????:confused: Possibly Friday! Or not!:confused:
  30. Love those lightweight coolers. It is usually...

    Love those lightweight coolers. It is usually the 24-pack inside that causes me transport problems. Sometimes you need to lighten the load as you go!:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
  31. Replies
    7
    Views
    420

    Brings back many memories. Done this loop a...

    Brings back many memories. Done this loop a couple of times as well as the AT thru the highlands. As usual, weather is always a challenge at Grayson.
  32. What with the surge in sharks, flesh eating...

    What with the surge in sharks, flesh eating bacteria, etc.,etc., etc. -- you couldn't get me in that water if it was 102 degrees. And it was that today!:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
  33. Dang! Glad she is making progress. Hope to see...

    Dang! Glad she is making progress. Hope to see y'all at Grayson this year.
  34. On the calendar.

    On the calendar.
  35. I remember a Forest Service primitive campground...

    I remember a Forest Service primitive campground that I stayed at somewhere off the mountain and somewhat back toward the direction of the hang. I came down the mountain from Carver's Gap and turned...
  36. A couple of wraps and volia -- "snake on a...

    A couple of wraps and volia -- "snake on a stick":laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh:
  37. What could go wrong with 2 dogs on the same...

    What could go wrong with 2 dogs on the same seat????:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:

    Hope y'all have a great weekend. Friday wife gets new ears - rather tubes in the ears - unfortunately, now...
  38. Gunner, it happened again. No trip. Wife has...

    Gunner, it happened again. No trip. Wife has minor surgery re-scheduled for the 12th. Bahhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!! Plans gone to H----- again!
  39. Never knew of a Lab that didn't want to be in the...

    Never knew of a Lab that didn't want to be in the water. Anytime my Chocolate saw me hook up the boat, she went nuts - ready to go!
  40. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,189

    Thanks. Excellent detail and a lot of work. ...

    Thanks. Excellent detail and a lot of work. Appreciate the dedication to the trail.
    On my bucket list - maybe this fall.
  41. Well Greg, like I said earlier, plans change. ...

    Well Greg, like I said earlier, plans change. Fortunately I can still come Friday and Saturday with the 30 miler on AT at Waynesboro put off until after the hang. Got tickets to Savannah Music...
  42. Greg, I have a plan for this hang. But we all...

    Greg,

    I have a plan for this hang. But we all know about plans - depends on the family. I want to finish a 30 miler on AT near Waynesboro, VA the 4 days prior and then drive down for a couple...
  43. 10-Day weather from Grayson State Park weather...

    10-Day weather from Grayson State Park weather station. Saturday morning looks like 8 with wind around 10mph. Screen shot of 10-day forecast.
  44. Did not see your name. It must have been removed.

    Did not see your name. It must have been removed.
  45. From the Tastee Freeze in Marion - Friday...

    From the Tastee Freeze in Marion - Friday clouds 36/26; Saturday am Snow showers 27/16; Sunday pm snow showers 32/27; winds - west steady at 10 mph for weekend.
    Hummmmm! Subtract 10 degrees; Add...
  46. Congrats. A new adventure awaits - enjoy.

    Congrats. A new adventure awaits - enjoy.
  47. Ok, I updated the link to the spreadsheet. ...

    Ok, I updated the link to the spreadsheet. Everyone should be able to access it now. Had a request for access and found that link had changed to "view" only. Not sure why that happened. If there...
  48. Took the old sheet from 8th hang and modified it....

    Took the old sheet from 8th hang and modified it. Changed the SHARE to let anyone edit the sheet. That should allow everyone to add their names and other info that is needed.
  49. try this. ...

    try this.

    https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1c48ezXEPsda6lik_UxL2uGEwrYEB5Kl7syN5RklJG6s/edit#gid=0

    sheet needs to be reduced to 75% scale for easier use. Slowhike may be able to do this...
  50. Replies
    48
    Views
    3,645

    Makes my bones cold just thinking about Grayson...

    Makes my bones cold just thinking about Grayson in winter.
Results 1 to 50 of 1525
Page 1 of 31 1 2 3 4