Gear Review
January 18, 2017

Review: Rallt Digital Camo Hammock and Ultralight Straps

  Rallt Digital Camo Hammock and Ultralight Hammock Straps Note: I typically write individual reviews for products that are sold separately, but I feel strongly that webbing straps should be included with a hammock. Rallt was kind enough to send a strap set with the hammock so I am reviewing…

Gear Review
January 17, 2017

Review: Dutchware Chameleon Hammock

The Dutchware Chameleon is a modular hammock that starts with an open hammock with the addition of a zip-off bug net, winter cover, and other accessories.

Gear Review
January 11, 2017

Review: Chill Gorilla Silverback Hammock with Straps

  Chill Gorilla Silverback Hammock with Straps Product Description The Chill Gorilla Silverback hammock compares favorably with other “double” hammocks on the market, including the ENO DoubleNest, Grand Trunk Double, and others. It is an open, gathered-end hammock style with a three panel fabric construction. The fabric uses a diamond…

Gear Review
January 11, 2017

Review: Chill Gorilla Pro Tarp

  Chill Gorilla Pro Tarp Product Description The Chill Gorilla Pro Tarp is a hex-style tarp with four perimeter tie-outs and two ridgeline tie-outs. The perimeter is edged and there are metal grommets on each tie-out point. The fabric is polyester with a generous PU coating. The tarp comes complete…

Gear Review
January 9, 2017

Review: Hummingbird Hammock Pelican Tarp

Hummingbird Hammock Pelican Tarp Product Description The Hummingbird Hammock Pelican tarp is a winter-style, multi-panel tarp designed for hammocks (and tarp camping). The tarp takes a hex-style tarp but adds “doors” to each panel so all four sides of the tarp can be closed off. The doors can also be…

Guest Post Trip Report
December 20, 2016

Trip Report: Hanging in Tropical Philippines

  Trip Report: Hanging in Tropical Philippines Guest post by Warren Kuhn The Philippines is a great camping destination. With 7,107 islands, it’s very diverse in natural destinations. You can go from the beach to a tropical forest or a mountaintop in a matter of minutes or few hours. However, my…

Gear Review
November 23, 2016

Ultimate Hammock V2 – Review

The Ultimate Hammocks V2 hammock has an interesting long and narrow stuff sack design with compression straps and a whistle buckle.