Tag: Grand Trunk Goods

Hammock tips, illustrations, and reviews.

Grand Trunk Goods Trunk Straps Review

I’ve written about and recommended that new hammock users start off with daisy chain style webbing straps, so I won’t go into that here. What encourages me is that I’ve seen a huge uptick in the number of vendors who are now selling this style of strap. Grand Trunk Goods, one of the godfathers of…
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Grand Trunk Goods Hooded Travel Pillow Review

Grand Trunk Goods Hooded Travel Pillow Overview I’ve tried a few different pillows while camping in a hammock, but the ones I find that work the best for me are the airplane- or travel-style neck pillows that wrap around the nape of your neck and provide cushioning on the left and right sides of your…
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Hammock Suspension Kit for New Hangers

The best system I’ve found that I recommend to new users is the humble daisy chain webbing strap. It’s an all-in-one, simple solution providing multiple quick connection points with a wide webbing strap to protect trees.

Pitching the Grand Trunk Funky Forest Tarp for Harsh Weather

It’s fall in Flagstaff, Arizona and that means cool 20°F (-7°C) nights and bone-chilling wind. Lots of wind. Battling the elements, including wind, is one of the challenges for all-season hammock camping. Wind can strip heat away from a hammock through convection. This time of year, it’s a good idea to pull out the big…
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