Choosing a Double- or Single-layer Hammock

Philip Werner’s recent post on choosing between a single- or double-layer hammock delivers some strong points about double-layer hammocks: The two layers form a pocket that can be used to hold a foam or an inflatable sleeping pad. The pocket helps hold the insulation in place and gets it out of the living compartment where it… Continue reading Choosing a Double- or Single-layer Hammock

Bakpocket Deluxe Adventurers Hammock Review

Bakpocket Deluxe Adventurers Hammock The Bakpocket hammocks are distinguished by their unique double-layer design. Many models have interesting features such as pillow pockets and zipper enclosures. Manufacturer: Bakpocket Products, made in Indonesia MSRP: US$95 Available Features/Specifications Features and Specifications 100% high-strength parachute nylon Head-to-toe YKK zipper enclosure Removable, adjustable pillow pocket Extra inner gear pocket Water-resistant bishop bag-style… Continue reading Bakpocket Deluxe Adventurers Hammock Review

Hennessy Hammock Announces 3 Jungle Models

  Hennessy Hammock recently announced the release of three new hammocks to fill their product line: Jungle Expedition Asym Zip Jungle Explorer Asym Zip Jungle Safari Asym Zip Hennessy’s “jungle” models all feature double-layer bottoms, where insulating pads can be sandwiched when it’s cold. Double-layer hammocks also provide an extra physical barrier against biting insects, although… Continue reading Hennessy Hammock Announces 3 Jungle Models