sixtyfootersdude
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Renting a boat for overnight in ocean?
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I want to rent a boat (not a pontoon, but one with a sleeping area, bathroom etc.) which I can use for an overnight stay in open ocean. I am an absolute beginner about boats and don't know anything ...

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How to anchor a raft on a river
7 votes

Interactions with other boaters This is probably the top thing that I would consider when anchoring. Key questions include: Am I allowed to anchor here? If I am using a single anchor, and the ...

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What features should I consider when evaluating a hammock-tent hybrid?
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7 votes

Hammock Can you lie flat in it? How large/heavy is it? Footbox? Color (stealth camping?) Suspension How easy is it to adjust? Can you adjust your hammock to different sags? Do you always want ...

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Which kind of rope should I buy to make an ultralight hammock suspension system?
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5 votes

You need two things: Webbing or Tree Straps - These are critical so that your rope doesn't damage the trees that you are hanging from. You probably don't want to use webbing between your hammock ...

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What are the advantages of different locks for collapsible trekking poles?
4 votes

@Liam's answer above is great but I wanted to add one additional con of the clap lock system. You need a screw driver to adjust the tightness of clap based poles so you probably can't do it in the ...

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