Re: [Hammock Camping] How tight? What Angle?
- I'm the same Youngblood on Whiteblaze, but I wasn't the one that had
a runin with a bear at Springer. There was a thread where Magnet had
a bear take his backpack out from under his HH at Springer earlier
--- In email@example.com, "J.D. Hoessle" <JD@H...> wrote:
> "Youngblood"... Are you the same person who was up there 11/28 &
> 11/29 of this year (JUST A FEW DAYS AGO...!!!) and had the run in
> the bear...? Saw some postings on WhiteBlaze while looking for
> directions from a "Youngblood" and "Glee" and "Magnet" a/k/a "Bear
> Pinata". Bears should be hibernating now....<g>...!
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Dave Womble" <dpwomble@y...>
> > --- In email@example.com, "J.D. Hoessle" <JD@H...>
> > ...snip..> And, on the subject of wives, mine thinks I am
> > quote: "Crazier than
> > > the outhouse rat" to be going up Springer at this time of year.
> > >
> > > Happy Trails,
> > >
> > > J.D.
> > If the weather gets bad enough, you may feel the same way. <grin>
> > Youngblood
Yes. In driving rain I lower the ridgeline until
it's even with (or below) the tree ropes.
If it gets even worse, I can lower the sides more
by bringing in the corner pegs. I might even
consider switching from a diagonal pitch to an
From: zippydooda [mailto:zippydooda@...]
Sent: Tuesday, December 07, 2004 12:28 PM
To: David Chinell
Subject: Re: [Hammock Camping] How tight? What
Cool, thanks. I guess for bad weather you would
lower the tarp
Bill in Houston