Tag: jungle hammock

Hammock tips, illustrations, and reviews.

Review – Hammock Gear Netted Hammock v2

I did some freelance work for Hammock Gear in exchange for their new Netted Hammock. It’s an update from their original with some subtle improvements, notably the removable double-sided stuff sack, and upgraded attachments for storage bags and accessories. In all, it’s a comfy, versatile hammock. Another subtle update was in the cut of the…
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First Look: KAMMOK Mantis UL All-in-one Hammock

KAMMOK sent me a surprise package this weekend and I did a quick reveal video to show my hands-on look at their new hammock: the Mantis and Mantis UL. This effectively puts KAMMOK squarely into the all-in-one hammock camping category with a very competitive product.

Review – Hammock Gear Netted Hammock

A new offering from HammockGear.com, their jungle hammock has a semi-removable / stowable bug net and spacious stuff sack. At 11 feet long, it’s very comfortable.

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.

Byer of Maine Moskito Kakoon 2016 Review

Byer of Maine Moskito Kakoon Hammock Product Description I reviewed the Byer of Maine Moskito Kakoon when it came out in 2014. The company has made some improvements and released a new version this year. For the most part, Byer of Maine has kept the hammock true to the original but with some notable updates.…
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Hennessy Hyperlite Hammock Asym Zip Review

Hennessy Hyperlite Hammock Asym Zip Tom sent me a Hyperlite to review in connection with research for an update to my book, The Ultimate Hang. Over the past year, it has slowly become my “go-to” hammock that really fits my backpacking and hammock style: lightweight, streamlined, easy-to-use, and complete. The Hennessy Hammock is one of the first-ever…
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GearBest Jungle Hammock Review

The GearBest Jungle Hammock is value-priced hammock with a built-in zippered mosquito net, with a colorful flair. It’s best suited for youth hangers due to its smaller size. GearBest Jungle Hammock Manufacturer: GearBest.com, made in China MSRP: US$27.87 Available Features/Specifications Features Nylon taffeta (a.k.a. “parachute nylon”) fabric Mosquito netting with side zipper entrance Comes with…
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Thailand Jungle Hammock Review

Video link Original Camper, Made in Thailand. Dimensions: 240 x 120 cm (94 x 47 in) Weight: 746 g (26.3 oz) Capacity: 150 kg (330 lbs) MSRP: US$40 Overview The Original Camper double-layer Jungle Hammock is a new hammock from Thailand. There are actually two versions of this hammock, one with a double-layer bottom, and…
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