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Indoor Hammocking
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Indoor Hammocking

Hammocks are usually reserved for the out-of-doors. A few trees and a hammock is a combination as classic as burgers and fries. But feeling like you need trees to enjoy a hammock is an impulse that’s depriving you of countless hours of carefree slingin’. It’s time to bring your hammock [...]

Urban Hammocking 101
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Urban Hammocking 101

Urban Hammocking 101 You may not realize it, but your hammock is not just for your backpacking trip. Once you’ve become a hammock fanatic, you’ll find it hard to believe that you slept in anything else and your creative side might take over. If you’re living in a city, have [...]

Necessary Gear for the Spring Hammock Camper
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Necessary Gear for the Spring Hammock Camper

It’s still a bit cold to camp in your hammock without an underquilt…but spring is right around the corner, and a lot of the gear you’ll need to enjoy yourself during the warm months is considerably less expensive prior to Memorial Day. Here are some of the items you should [...]

Creative Ways to Use a Hammock
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Creative Ways to Use a Hammock

If you’re just sleeping and relaxing in your hammock, you’re doing something wrong. This simple piece of fabric strung between two trees has far more potential than anyone gives it credit for. Use it as a wedding dress! Fix your car with it! Treat pneumonia with it! Fight sharks with [...]

How NOT to Get Into/Out of a Hammock
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How NOT to Get Into/Out of a Hammock

If you’re making the switch from a tent to a hammock, the transition can be awkward at best. It took me several weeks before I got the hang of getting in and out of my hammock. Nestling comfortably in my sleeping bag as I gazed down six feet, realizing I [...]