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July 16, 2018
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Summer of the yak

Summer of the yak This article is mostly about kayak fishing, but there’s this great little plug for brining along a hammock: Hammock camping and kayaking go hand-in-hand, allowing the kayaker who’s on an overnight excursion or just wanting to be close to the lake in time to catch the…

July 13, 2018
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Hitch Mount Hammocking, No Trees Needed

Hitch Mount Hammocking, No Trees Needed Interesting, but expensive, hitch mount hammock stand. The McLean Metalworks Hammock Mount is designed to work in any standard 2-inch hitch receiver on your vehicle. This sturdy metal folding hammock stand collapses down super small to stash in the back of your rig, or…

July 12, 2018
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Why sit in an airport chair when you can set up your hammock?

Why sit in an airport chair when you can set up your hammock? Every time I fly I consider this, but it’s hard for me to find a space without feeling like a jerk taking up more space than the next person.

July 12, 2018
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Swiftlet hammock stand

Swiftlet Interesting adjustable hammock stand. I’m a lot more interested in their larger geodesic stand.

July 7, 2018
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Camping in Jemaloi Valley

Camping in Jemaloi Valley The Kenaboi State Park In Malaysia sounds like an amazing place. It doesn’t sound like they used much, if any, insulation underneath. A pad or underquilt would have made all the difference. The hammock looks like a Hennessy?

July 7, 2018
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Boy Scouts traveling across the U.S. visit Missoula

Boy Scouts traveling across the U.S. visit Missoula Looking for an awesome 50-miler idea for scouts? Or just a summer trek? I love what this troop is doing to incorporate leave no trace with hammocks on their trek: “We have managed to sleep in our hammocks for like 90% of…

July 6, 2018
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His Quest To Create The Perfect Hammock Led To A Million-Dollar, One-Man Business

His Quest To Create The Perfect Hammock Led To A Million-Dollar, One-Man Business I’ve known Wes for many years and I was so excited to celebrate his success. Noticing a growing number of rugged hammocks popping up on the college campuses around him, Johnson, based in Raleigh, N.C.,  saw a…