Tag: tarp

Review – Trip Tarp

I’ll admit that I’m one of those geeks who often lays out my gear on the floor for pre-trip planning and organizing. As a visual person, it’s helpful for me to see everything and make sure I’m not forgetting anything.The Trip Tarp fulfills that need.

Review – Outdoor Vitals Lightweight Hammock Kit

Outdoor Vitals is a Utah-based gear manufacturer who has come out with a selection of hammock-specific gear items. I was able to test their Solo Plus hammock, diamond tarp, and multi-function bug net over the past few weeks.

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Review – NAMA Claws for tarps and continuous ridgelines

Simple, quick, and easy to use, the NAMA Claws by NAMA Gear are an upgrade to Prusik Knots for attaching a tarp to a continuous ridgeline.

Review – Gnarwhal Gear Tarp Shelter

The Gnarwhal Gear tarp shelter is a fully-featured, well-designed yet bargain priced hexagonal tarp that is perfect for hammock camping.

Review – UGQ Outdoors SilPoly Winterdream Tarp

The Winterdream Tarp is a four-season tarp with six panels, creating  doors that can close off the open ends. The tarp uses low stretching 1.1 oz, 20d Silicon-impregnated ripstop polyester

Review – Sea to Summit Hammock Gear

Sea to Summit made a strong debut into the hammock market with a complete selection of products that can be used casually in a recreational setting, or for more specialized camping experiences.

Hennessy Hammock Monsoon Tarp Review

Hennessy Hammock Monsoon Tarp – Silnylon Hennessy Hammock is well-known for their distinctive asymmetric tarp design that come stock with every hammock, but not everyone feels “storm secure” with them. And, there are certainly times when having a larger tarp is preferred. The Monsoon tarp, and its bigger brother the Typhoon, have larger side panels…
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Rain Fly Preview

Therm-a-Rest recently sent me a prototype of their hammock rain fly to review. It’s a basic rectangular tarp with excellent construction and attention to detail. Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Rain Fly Manufacturer: Therm-a-Rest, made in the Vietnam MSRP: $89.95 Available Features/Specifications Features Four aluminum stakes and stuff sack 2mm polyester guyline Four metal guyline adjusters Fully tape sealed…
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