Knowledge & Skills

how to choose hammock stands

How to Choose a Proper Stand for My Hammock?

Enjoying time lapse in a cozy hammock is definitely a relaxed leisure, wherever in the wild, your backyard, or even in the home. So, hammock is popular for its versatile functions as an outdoor...
how to choose a hammock tarp

How to Choose a Hammock Tarp? 3 Factors You Should Care Most

Hammock tarp (also known as rainfly) is an accessory for hammock camping to protect camper from wind, rain, ice, and other harsh weather, or create a relatively private place for hammock hanger to rest....
hammock ridgeline

Benefits of Hammock Ridgeline and How to Use it

For a gathered end camping hammock, you might often hear the words “hammock ridgeline”, or see a thin cord attached to each end of the hammock, that is this article’s topic: hammock ridgeline, or...
hanging a hammock between trees

How to Hang a Hammock Between Trees Easily?

One of the biggest fun to enjoy the hammock is hanging between trees and resting or lounging in it, that is your own cozy and private world above the ground, whether in your backyard...
5 common types of hammock suspension systems

5 Most Common Types of Hammock Suspension Systems

What is a hammock suspension system? When you buy a new hammock, often only comes with two amsteel continuous loops bound on each end, it can’t directly hang between the trees. The suspension system...
everything about hammock straps

Types & How to Choose Hammock Straps (101 Guide)

Hammock strap is a significant component of hammock suspension system, it’s a long piece of webbing, one end wrapped around trees or fixed anchors, the other end connected to the hammock, to hang the...
single vs double layer hammock

Single Layer or Double Layer Hammock? How to Make a Choice

When you are going to choose a camping hammock, some vendors especially cottage manufacturers like Hennessy, Warbonnet and Dutchware provide a single layer or double layer for option. You might be confused about what...
hammock length and width comparison

Single or Double? Hammock Length and Width Comparison

One of the most important factors to consider when choosing a hammock is length and width. For a home use casual hammock, like rope hammock or Brazilian hammock, you don’t need concern too much,...
hammcok fabric comparison

Nylon vs Polyester, Ripstop vs Taffeta – Hammock Fabric Comparison

A camping hammock is a popular gear for outdoor hiking and camping activities for its lightweight and versatile use, it can be easily packed in a backpack by taking a little space, and used...
70d vs 210t hammock fabric

210T vs 70D Nylon Hammocks: What Are They Meaning?

When you compare the camping hammocks online or at your local store, you must notice different numbers puls unit for fabric specs, like 210T, 70D or 1.9 oz, for example: ENO SingleNest Hammock: 70D...
gathered end vs bridge hammock

Gathered End VS Bridge Camping Hammock, Which One to Choose?

Camping hammock or backpacking hammock is one of the most welcomed outdoor resting and sleeping gears, compared with backyard recreational hammock, it has a relatively flatter surface, not too much saggy; lightweight; and is...
spreader-bar-hammocks

Should I Choose Hammocks with Spreader Bar? – Pros & Cons Explained

There are many different types of hammocks on the market, one common style – hammocks with spreader bars, must have once attracted your attention when you were going to pick one. Compared with hammocks...