Gear Review
December 11, 2017

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.

Gear Review
December 10, 2017

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.

Gear Review
October 27, 2017

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.

Gear Review Staying Bug Free Staying Dry
October 26, 2017

Review – Kampin Gear Hammock Kit

The Kampin Gear kit is a mass-market collection that provides really good quality gear at a great price. It’s a great kit to consider if you’re on a budget and want to get the most gear for your investment.

Hang a Hammock Illustration Workshop
October 1, 2017

How does the hang angle affect my hammock?

I often field questions about the Hammock Hang Calculator about the hang angle. I made this quick illustration to show how the hang angle changes the shape of the hammock and thus affects the hang point and lay.