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  1. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I have always used a tent when I camped, but have been getting more and more interested in the high speed, low drag of hammock camping. I purchased both a net type hammock and a parachute material type. I'll be testing both out this summer. I also grabbed a nice tarp to cover it all up. It...
  2. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I am trying to determine the best hammock for sleeping in camping situation but could also be used for bug out. If those 2 cannot go together I am looking for comfort primarily. Piece have degenerative spinal disease of lumbar and cervical spine. Could buy one for use now and different hammock...
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I am new to the bushcraft/survival type of camping and have had mixed results in research about camping with a hammock and a tarp overhead. what are some of the pros and cons of this kind of camping? what are some better ways to go about the sleeping/shelter setup? (I live in central California)...
  4. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    For backpacking. Anyone use them? How does it compare to sleeping in a tent? I'm trying to minimize how much weight I have to carry, and this seems like a good way to do that while getting myself off the ground. What is a reasonable temperature range to use a hammock? I'd like to get down to...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Did a search on here as well as via Google. I found this thread and several others which was some very good assistance however I had a few specific questions about yet another brand of hammock. http://www.survivalistboards.com/showthread.php?t=145009&highlight=clark I have done a fair...
  6. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Went out today looking for my son's lost Dajo Survival knife and decided to film a quick "look" at the different ways to set up the Grand Trunk A.T. Hybrid Hammock:
  7. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I'am looking for a good jungle hammock - and I mean a "real" jungle style hammock. This summer I plan on hammock camping along the Angelina River close to Jasper Texas, and need something to keep the mosquitos off. I also might be camping back in my old stomps grounds - the salt marsh close to...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    i have started to look into hammock tents, as the terrain i am in certainly merits this type of cover. how many utilize these and are they worth the money. also how are they compared to a standard tent setup?
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hey all, Not really new around here just don't post much, only a lot of just lurking around and reading due to all the great info on this site. Anyways I was just wondering if anyone had any experience or info with/pertaining to clark hammocks? They seem pretty sturdy. In particular I was...
  10. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Lite version or regular, if you have one and you want to get rid of it, let me know. Thanks, singing
  11. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    when chooseing a hammock its important to get one that fits you. i resently bought a hammock (cheap) and i just unrolled it tonight and found out that its only 6' long (i'm 6' tall) so it will not fit me right. what is the base rule for getting a hammock that fits you? does it matter if its way...
  12. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I plan on buying a hammock soon for hiking/hunting. I like the Eagle Nest Outfitters system and the Hennessy System. http://hennessyhammock.com/ http://www.eaglesnestoutfittersinc.com/ I like the three part system of the ENO because I don't have to use the bug net if I don't want to. I like...
  13. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Pack REI Mars 85 Pack Shelter & Warmth Warbonnet Blackbird DL 1.7 Hammock Outdoor Products Coated Tarp - 12 x 9.5 Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Sleeping Pad - Large Snug Pack Jungle Sleeping Bag REI Large Pillow Stuff Sack - 10 x 20 Outdoor...
  14. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    A new piece of gear, love my tents but I have heard tons of folks raving about hammocks so I got a Warbonnet Blackbird Hammock to see what it is all about. double layer 1.7 nylon, olive green. Anyone else sleeping in a hammock? What do you use? Got it here Me inside the BB Video...
  15. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    just wanted to know what everyone's thought is on hammocks. http://hennessyhammock.com/ http://www.junglehammock.com/
  16. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I recently purchased a tarp to throw in my BOB. Now I am looking into hammocks. I have seen the GI Style Jungle Hammocks around. How do these hold up? Im looking for a hammock with a mosquito net on it. Any suggestions? Not looking to spend more than $50.
  17. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I'm new to this forum site so sorry if this has been address before. I saw the other day at a local camping store a new for me hammock. the brand is EnO or Eagle Nest Outfitters. There three styles of hammock the Single Nest, the Double Nest, and the Pro-nest. My question is Has anyone out...
  18. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I have not found any post on this yet. Does anyone here use a good hammock instead of a tent? The benefit being it could fit in my pack.
  19. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    I got my North American Clark Hammock in September and have slept in it about 15 nights so far, in all sorts of conditions. This is easily my favourite piece of equipment and I wanted to show you guys some pics and recommend it. I've got the new mosquito-proof model, and I got it at a discount...
  20. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Since my last camping/survival trip over the summer I've been looking for a better hammock. My original hammock was a cheap mesh hammock that did not retain any heat and was fairly flimsy. I came across the Hennessey Hammock which seems to be a highly improved GI Jungle Hammock. The price was...
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