• Talking Winter Camping…Part 4
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    Talking Winter Camping…Part 4

    On the last video is talking about stoves and I mentioned I use my old MSR whisper light and that’s the stove right here had this stove for 20-something years. It used to be the stove I used for every trip now with the advent of canister stoves and alcohol stoves and all that I’ve gone alcohol for most of my trips except for winter Other than having my Medallia daughter from the from the hammock. I have to melt a lot of snow. So here’s how this one works So first thing you do is you I got my bottle in here with my fuel Giving it a few…

  • Backpack and Boots…what to do with them Hammock Camping
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    Backpack and Boots…what to do with them Hammock Camping

    I’m Shug and I’m talking to you what I’m talking to you about today is your backpack and your boots when you’re in your hammock this is kind of a worry for a lot of new hammockers but the question has come up over and over and over and over and over and over again about where you put your pack and your boots at night so I wanted to say I’ve done a video on packs and boots before but it was 2014-2015 and what happens as new viewers ask the question they don’t want to go back into my catalogue and look for it nor do I a…

  • 👉 Centering Tarp Over Hammock
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    👉 Centering Tarp Over Hammock

    hey its Shug here. Hey new hammockers.. could I have a word with you? Come here… want to talk to you about centering your tarp over your hammock. So today we’re just gonna look at sort of centering that and dealing with water maybe coming in on the end of your hammock so we’re not going to deal with doors on the tarp stuff like that we don’t want to put our socks on over our boots. And what we use today is my Blackcrow DIY tarp that I made it’s got an 11-foot Ridgeline and a Dutchware netles shammock that’s an 11 foot hammock and I have a ridgeline…

  • Talking Winter Camping Part 2
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    Talking Winter Camping Part 2

    thinking more of those winter thoughts okay this is part two of talking about winter camping the first thing I want to say is this is really geared toward people that are wanting to go camping maybe below freezing 20 degrees possibly the high teens if we start getting to zero degrees that opens up a whole new level of winter camping gear wise preparedness wise stove wise a lot of different factors come into play there so bear in mind that this video we’re really talking about people that have been camping and maybe 40 degrees now and they want to get down to freezing 32 maybe they want…