Month: April 2018

Hammock Forums’ Spring Hang

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fovcfwmThis past weekend was the 5th (I think) annual Spring Hang for a group of campers and hikers from the Hammock Forums.  It was at Jefferson Forest in south western Jefferson County.  For me, it was about a 30-45 minute ride, even without taking the expressway.

The weather for the weekend was supposed to be fairly decent.  And it really was.  Saturday’s high got to mid 60s and overnight it got to the lower 30s.  The only real issue was the wind, which didn’t seem to want to end even at the end of the day.  Some of the campers came in Friday and said it actually ended up dying down after the sun went down, but Saturday, it stuck around.

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Wind Therapy

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Rabbit Hash
Rabbit Hash General Store

Well, this past Friday, April 13, I decided that after I got all my required items taken care of I would hit the road for a nice trip.  I mapped out where I wanted to go on Furkot and hit the road.  It turned out to be a great day, with temps that only just approached the upper 70’s (I think 78 was the high).  The short story was to ride to Rabbit Hash, KY and get some BBQ, then on to Aurora, IN for a drink at Great Crescent Brewery and on down to Madison, IN and a milkshake at Hinkle’s and then head towards home and depending on the time stop at another microbrewery.

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