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

Are Hammocks Waterproof?

Hammocks camping is growing in popularity and something I highly recommend, but for those used to a tent, there are a few worries to address. One of the biggest worries is whether hammocks can withstand the rain as well as a tent set up. So, are hammocks waterproof? No, most hammocks are not waterproof, especially … Read more

Can a Hammock Replace a Bed?

Whilst a bed is the traditional way to sleep in western countries, hammocks are more popular than you might think and there’s a growing trend for swapping out your bed in favour of a hammock. But can a hammock really replace a bed? Yes, a hammock can replace a bed and has been the preferred … Read more

7 Ways to Hang Your Hammock When Camping Without Trees

Camping in an area without trees and worried you won’t be able to wrap up in your cosy hammock? Never fear as there’s plenty of alternative ways to hang your hammock, even without a single tree in sight. Most methods do require some sort of pre-planning to ensure you have the desired equipment, so best … Read more