Category: Gear Review

Review – HangTime Hook

The HangTime Hook is a hammock accessory for hanging objects on a ridgeline. The hook comes in two sizes to accommodate different cord sizes, from 2 mm (small) to 5 mm (large). The end uses a standard 17 mm ball joint that can accept any matching mount style. The hook comes with a clip that works with any device up to 3.5 in (9 cm).

Review – Sea-to-Summit Pro Hammock Single

I loved the gear so much I purchased the pro hammock for myself, and decided to add my review here. This review represents one of the few hammocks I’ve purchased over the years and wasn’t a solicited review. I’ll let that speak for itself.

Review – Tree Hugger Hammock Pillow

The pillow is designed to attach to the end of a hammock end loop and the long straps are adjustable so the pillow will stay in place right where it needs to be: near your head.

Review – Grand Trunk OneMade Hammock and Straps

The OneMade line doesn’t just take Grand Trunk’s standard product line and make it in the USA. They’ve improved on the design and added quality at every turn.

Review – The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide by Andrew Skurka

Skurka’s book is well organized and well-written. He does an expert job setting the case and then answering key questions. Throughout the book are handy comparison charts on gear but also techniques. He also sprinkles his top “picks,” highlighting his favorite gear choices, along with his rationale.

Review – Gobi Gear Free Spirit 30L Daypack

The Free Spirit takes a traditional daypack concept and merges the inner compartment sleeves of the SegSack.

Review – TNH Outdoors Double Camping Hammock with Tree Straps

The straps and carabiner set are what make this hammock a great bargain, even if the straps are a little shorter than most. The reflective tracer is a nice touch and the material is robust and well-made.

Preview – Superior Insulated Hammock

The Superior Hammock Ultimate Sleep System is an open, gathered-end style hammock with an integrated, sewn-in, full-size under quilt attached. The full kit includes a top quilt, bug netting, rain fly, and suspension.