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Re: [Hammock Camping] Trip report

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  • PennyBright
    Dave, Yup - Equinox silnylon 8x10 -- got it from REI. Anna ... -- http://long_trails.blogspot.com/ [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 6 , Jun 1, 2005
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      Dave,
      Yup - Equinox silnylon 8x10 -- got it from REI.
      Anna

      On 6/1/05, DaveG <footslogger@...> wrote:
      >
      > Penny, is that an Equinox 8X10 tarp? I just bought one but have not
      > tried it with my hammock yet. Looks like you have some great coverage!
      >
      > On 5/30/05, PennyBright <GreenSoul@...> wrote:
      > > I just got back from my weekend trip -- it went pretty well, though very
      >
      > > physically challenging - beyond what I had conditioned for.
      > > The hammock and tarp came through three thunderstorms and one steady
      > nights
      > > rain perfectly. I stayed dry, I stayed warm, my gear stayed dry,
      > everything
      > > worked exactly as it should. Weirdly, I was so comfortable that I kept
      > > disoriented in my sleep and waking up dimly thinking I was at home in
      > bed
      > > and getting upset that I hadn't actually left for my trip yet.... and I
      > > would get so upset I woke up all the way and realized I was out on the
      > trip,
      > > and then be able to go back to sleep.
      > > I only took a few pictures of the hammock set up on the first night -
      > the
      > > second night I was too exhausted - I almost forgot how to set the tarp
      > up, I
      > > was so tired. so, no pictures... but it was pretty much the same as the
      > > first night.
      > > I am totally in love with the ossel hitch. I was able to adjust the
      > hammock
      > > in the middle of the night when it had stretch a little too much just by
      >
      > > loosening and then sliding some more length into the free end on the
      > hitch.
      > > And that's that.
      > > Pictures can be seen
      > > here<http://www.msnusers.com/MyHikingPhotographs/zaleskimay05.msnw>,and
      > > there's a longer trip report with all the gory details on my blog.
      > > Anna
      > > --
      > > http://long_trails.blogspot.com/
      > >
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
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      > DaveG
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