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… Continue reading Review – Hammock Gear Netted Hammock v2

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.… Continue reading Byer of Maine Moskito Kakoon 2016 Review

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… Continue reading Hennessy Hyperlite Hammock Asym Zip Review

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… Continue reading GearBest Jungle Hammock Review

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… Continue reading Thailand Jungle Hammock Review