Tag: ultralight

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.

Review – Amok Segl Ultralight Hammock

The Segl is a new ultralight hammock from Amok, a company known for their unique hybrid hammock, the Draumr.

On Being A Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador

Here’s a picture of me (far left) sporting my Mariposa Plus back in 2008 when I was introducing my brothers to lightweight backpacking. And yes, I’m also an Amateur Radio operator. 🙂 # # # The announcement came a little sooner than I had anticipated, but regardless, I am pleased to confirm that I have…
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