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Therm-a-Rest Honcho Poncho Review

  Therm-a-Rest Honcho Poncho Product Description The Therm-a-Rest Honcho Poncho is a waterproof/breathable poncho with a thin layer of 37.5™ polyester insulation that is just enough to keep me snug while doing camp chores or sitting around a campfire chatting with friends. The poncho includes a perfectly-situated insulated kangaroo pocket in front, topped with a…
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Single, Double Review

Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock – Single, Double The last in a series of gear reviews from Therm-a-Rest, including the Slacker Suspenders and Slacker Bug Shelter, are the production models of the Slacker Hammock Single and Double. Manufacturer: Therm-a-Rest, Made in the USA MSRP Single: US$69.95 MSRP Double: US$79.95 Available Features/Specifications Single Weight: 14.4 oz (409 g) Double Weight: 17.4 oz (494 g)…
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Bug Shelter Review

Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Bug Shelter Therm-a-Rest sent me a package that included their updated Slacker Hammocks, new hanging kit, and their own 360-degree bug cover. The Bug Shelter is designed to cover the hammock to provide complete insect protection. Manufacturer: Therm-a-Rest, Made in Vietnam MSRP: US$79.95 Available Features/Specifications Weight: 17.3 oz (490 g) Ridge Line Webbing: 2.26 oz (64…
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Suspenders (Tree Strap) Review

Therm-a-Rest Slacker Suspenders — Hammock Hanging Kit Therm-a-Rest sent me a package that included their updated Slacker Hammocks, bug net, and new hanging kit, the Slacker Suspenders. The Suspenders is a combination anchor point and suspension line since the webbing is used for both purposes. Manufacturer: Therm-a-Rest, Made in Vietnam MSRP: US$24.95 Available Features/Specifications Weight: 9 oz…
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Single Review

Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock Single I’ve had the pleasure of testing the Therm-a-Rest Slacker hammock for the past few weeks and I’ve been loving it. My first impressions, based on the available material, was that the polyester-based hammock would have a firmer lay than the typical parachute nylon hammocks that are in the market. The reality…
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Impressions – Therm-a-Rest Hammocks

Surprised? Therm-a-Rest Hammocks I shouldn’t be as shocked by the news, but I’m still amazed when I think of the recent press out of the 2014 summer Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City: Therm-a-Rest announced a line of hammocks and accessories (yes, that Therm-a-Rest). Hammock camping has been steadily picking up momentum and I’ve been…
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