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  1. Unattended hammocks left hanging are discourage...

    Unattended hammocks left hanging are discourage if not disallowed at some sites, to keep animals from becoming entangled. Can’t say I’ve heard such a story though.
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    My nightly hang indoors still needs an...

    My nightly hang indoors still needs an underquilt. I made one from a Costco down quilt.

    Outdoors I use a 20 degree underquilt, which was ok down to 14 unless I moved around. The UGQ Bandit can...
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    Middle Fork can be popular since they paved the...

    Middle Fork can be popular since they paved the drive. I‘ve seen a lot of campers along the road though if you don’t mind camping on the roadside. WA State campgrounds don’t accommodate tree...
  4. FYI this event was last Spring, not Spring 2020...

    FYI this event was last Spring, not Spring 2020...
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    I’ve not ditched the bed, but it hasn’t seen my...

    I’ve not ditched the bed, but it hasn’t seen my sleepy head since last December.
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    It does say dispersed camping in small groups is allowed. I am sure there are plenty of spots we could find outside the camp grounds.

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  7. +1 on the spider straps with cinch buckles. At...

    +1 on the spider straps with cinch buckles. At 240 lbs I’ve had poly straps slip more than once. Hasn’t been an issue since changing.

    Whoopie slings work fine for me on my indoor hammock, but...
  8. This weekend was certainly a Tarp Challenge for...

    This weekend was certainly a Tarp Challenge for many... for those who asked where I picked up the spool of bank line, here you are.

    My Hammockgear Journey took quite a few snow hits, including a...
  9. Nobody is safe... BOMB Once! . . . BOMB...

    Nobody is safe...

    BOMB Once!
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    BOMB Twice!
  10. Got my wish -- current model shows between 30"...

    Got my wish -- current model shows between 30" and 50" of snow depth in the area of Frog Lake Campground. That's up from 16" ten days ago.
  11. Found it... Sno-Park permit needed, can be...

    Found it... Sno-Park permit needed, can be ordered at https://dmv2u.oregon.gov/eServices/_/#2
    ... but is sent via snail mail (14 days) unless you buy the annual permit which gets you an emailed...
  12. Question — any permit required? If so, how would...

    Question — any permit required? If so, how would I pick one up?
  13. Let's hope there's more snow in the next couple...

    Let's hope there's more snow in the next couple weeks!
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    Back when HG sold both the Journey and outsourced...

    Back when HG sold both the Journey and outsourced “Journey II” I read through the reviews of the “Journey II” (some on the HG site) and decided to go with the domestic Journey 12’ version. It’s a...
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    FYI I also have a Dutchware Hexon 1.7 wide...

    FYI I also have a Dutchware Hexon 1.7 wide hammock mostly for indoor use, and this fabric is good alternative. I do prefer the double layer, though. Seems to me the double layer fabric doesn’t...
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    6’ 240lbs I went with a double layer Sparrow. ...

    6’ 240lbs I went with a double layer Sparrow. https://www.dreamhammock.com/order_detail.html?order=7969

    It is very comfortable.
  17. Joe’s known the folks at UGQ for a while, you’ll...

    Joe’s known the folks at UGQ for a while, you’ll note a reference to Joe’s other UGQ topquilt during the setup of the hammock.
  18. Am planning to make the ~6 hour drive from the...

    Am planning to make the ~6 hour drive from the eastside early Friday morning. Is a spreadsheet posted? Will bring firewood and cooking tripod in pulk. What else can I bring?
  19. Quote of the month, that...

    Quote of the month, that...
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    Still use it — very simple and solid

    Still use it — very simple and solid
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    If the photo was uploaded for attachment but...

    If the photo was uploaded for attachment but never used is there a way to remove it from this list?

    Edit- I found this note— “ Uploads not utilized within one hour will be deleted”. Cool
  22. Sticky: New posts lists show a posting date year 2020.....

    New posts lists show a posting date year 2020.. just checking.
  23. Possible I could make the trip south for the...

    Possible I could make the trip south for the weekend...
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    Folks are all over the spectrum. My top quilt is...

    Folks are all over the spectrum. My top quilt is a 20deg zipper / drawstring UGQ Bandit. My sockless feet get hot so the drawstring works well. At about 10 degrees the drawstring gets closed. I...
  25. I’m looking forward to seeing them, thanks for...

    I’m looking forward to seeing them, thanks for posting!
  26. Congratulations on finishing the PCT!!! It has...

    Congratulations on finishing the PCT!!! It has been even wetter in WA since you finished.

    Were you vlogging your trip? I started following a very similar hiker since the Sierras.
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    Weather was great, views were fabulous! 176509 ...

    Weather was great, views were fabulous!
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    This was a 23 mile in-and-out hike with 1,600 feet elevation change from the trailhead parking. Quite a few cars were in the large trailhead...
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    WA - Spectacle Lake

    Am considering a solo overnight trip to the Spectacle Lake area this weekend to get in my August hang. The climbs in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness seem daunting but Snoqualmie Lake didn’t beat me. ...
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    Any feedback from owners, especially the Winter...

    Any feedback from owners, especially the Winter Tarp?
  30. In days B.H. (Before Hammock) camping in a ground...

    In days B.H. (Before Hammock) camping in a ground dwelling (tent) in a campsite where the camp host stopped us and said "THERE WILL BE BEARS!" we dutifully fell asleep -- even the dog -- inside our...
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    Aw shucks. All these serene pillow photos. ...

    Aw shucks. All these serene pillow photos. Gotta buck the trend here...
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  32. Thread: PNW Convert

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    Can’t compare it with a Kelly or Mkettle, but for...

    Can’t compare it with a Kelly or Mkettle, but for weight and convenience I do like my BushBuddy stick stove.
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    must be an international banking thing... no such...

    must be an international banking thing... no such code shown. Call Randy!
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    TMI.

    TMI.
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    I stake out my hammock with a tarp guy line and...

    I stake out my hammock with a tarp guy line and bungee loop, attaching the bottom quilt at the same points as the hammock. Keeps the bottom quilt in place without creep, the hammock’s got some width...
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    240lbs and been using the X-bend for months now,...

    240lbs and been using the X-bend for months now, hasn’t slipped once. For some reason I have slippage problems with cinch buckles, though.
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    Polyester versus 3,000lb straps

    How are the Dutchware 3,000lb straps different from the Dutchware polyester straps?

    I’ve tried two different styles of cinch buckles on the regular poly straps and they slid a few times, fraying...
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    Seems to help in the clouds, too.

    Seems to help in the clouds, too.
  39. I noticed that, too. Good point to emphasize. ...

    I noticed that, too. Good point to emphasize.


    True. In my case the original part was broken.
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    +1 exactly.

    +1 exactly.
  41. Reporting in from Sector Nine (?! I forgot what...

    Reporting in from Sector Nine (?! I forgot what was on the sign when I drove into the PNW)...

    The "Magnetic Dashboard Mount" arrived from Amazon a few days back. After recovering from my...
  42. I’ll give the magnetic mount a try, since it’s...

    I’ll give the magnetic mount a try, since it’s for a phone. Thanks!
  43. I had an Orange Screw pull free and my Tensa 4...

    I had an Orange Screw pull free and my Tensa 4 mostly tacoed. The only thing hurt was my hang time hook.

    One of the spring arms broke at the hinge 175516

    Are there any good substitutes for...
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    My original white canopy was destroyed in a...

    My original white canopy was destroyed in a squall on the beach. I’d spend long sunny days under that canopy between races. A dark blue replacement canopy was significantly cooler under the hot...
  45. Dry packed gravel Also means trouble! I use the...

    Dry packed gravel Also means trouble! I use the Tensa4 at campsites where tree straps aren’t allowed. Looks ridiculous to me, at least, to see a stand set up between two perfectly spaced trees. ...
  46. That’s my setup (with a 1oz overstuff) and a 20...

    That’s my setup (with a 1oz overstuff) and a 20 degree Zeppelin UQ. Eastern Oregon was warm last weekend. Kept the UQ in place and tossed the TQ aside until midnight or so when the dry air temps...
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    Staying straight legged for too long for me...

    Staying straight legged for too long for me results in the sensation of hyperextending my knees. Raised knees or figure 4 or side sleep takes care of this.
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    The wide fabric hammock may be a factor. I...

    The wide fabric hammock may be a factor. I notice I’m closer to the poles with my wide hammock (Dutchware Hexon 1.7) than with my Sparrow. The Dutchware is also few inches longer.

    It may be your...
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    :thumbup:
  50. I thought that about the baseline adjustment. 6...

    I thought that about the baseline adjustment. 6 inches wouldn't make much difference in the foot/head height. But with the SRL set I though it the simplest way to try getting an inch or two of...
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