11 Tips to Stay Dry in a Hammock During Rainy Weather

Unlike camping in a tent where you are closed off from the outdoors, hammock campers are more exposed to the elements and so it takes more techniques and practice to ensure you stay dry. In this guide, I’ve put together some helpful tips for staying dry while hammock camping, and I’ll answer some common questions … Read more

Hammock Camping Gear Checklist [What to Pack?]

Making the switch from a tent to hammock camping is a decision you definitely won’t regret. However, forgetting key pieces of gear could taint your experience so I’ve put together this handy checklist for beginners to ensure you have the best possible time on your first trip. Keep reading below to find out all my … Read more

Hammock Drip Lines: What Are They and How to Use Them?

If you’ve experienced water running down the suspension strings of your hammock and into the hammock itself, then you’re not alone. The solution to this is simple; drip lines. Keep reading to find out exactly what these are, what to use, and how to set them up. What is a Hammock Drip Line? A drip … Read more

11 Tips to Stay Warm in a Hammock [Year-Round]

Sleeping under the stars in your hammock during summer is one thing, but when it comes to the winter months, things can start to get quite chilly. So, how do you stay warm when camping in a hammock? The two most important pieces of gear you need to stay warm in a hammock are a … Read more

How Far Apart Should Hammock Trees Be?

Whether you’re putting up a hammock in your backyard or heading out on a multi-day backpacking adventure, the most common way to hang a hammock is between two trees. But, finding the perfect place to set up is often easier said than done. The main question you’ll be wondering is how far apart should the … Read more

Can Two People Share a Hammock?

If you’re heading out camping with a partner and opting for a hammock instead of a tent, chances are you’ll be wondering if it’s possible to share a hammock? Yes, two people can share a hammock provided it’s wide enough and you’re not over the weight capacity. However, sleeping overnight in a hammock is not … Read more

Can You Wash Hammock Straps?

Hammock straps can get very dirty over time, especially if you use your hammock during winter or frequently hang it from trees that produce a lot of sap. Is it possible to wash them? Yes, hammock straps are made from polyester which means they are suitable for washing with water. The best method is to … Read more

How to Hang a Hammock Indoors Without Damaging Walls

Once you get a taste of hammock life, trust me when I say that you’ll want to hang them everywhere. Hanging a hammock outside is relatively straightforward, especially if you have trees. However, you need to be more careful when hanging them inside. In this guide, I’ll share some tips for hanging your hammock without … Read more