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“Hammock meets bug spray
In many destinations — like Alaska, where the mosquito is the unofficial state bird — the worst part of relaxing outside on a hammock is the bugs. Enter the Eno Doublenest Hammock with Insect Shield. It’s a packable, lightweight hammock that has room enough for two people when it unfolds. The hammock has been treated with permethrin, a safe and odorless insect repellent that wards off mosquitoes, ticks, mites and more than 55 other kinds of pests. You can buy the bug-beating hammock at or Eastern Mountain Sports.”