I was a few miles South of the Trailfest location last week on a previously
arranged section hike. I wish I could have made it to your get-together.
Wanted to report that last year in the same area (Springer thru Low Gap), I
saw one hammock, this year I saw at least 8. Hammock popularity is growing.
None of the hammocks I saw were sporting additional insulation so I'm sure
they spent some chilly nights when the temps dropped.
I had slung a space bivy beneath my HH and it helped but was by no means
perfect. Will keep working at it.
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