• Random Images

  • Hammock Camping News and Announcements RSS Feed

    by Published on 06-26-2019 08:19

    We wanted you to be among the first to know that Clark Hammock Company will be closing in the coming months after 23 years serving you.

    Why are we closing?
    Gary Clark is retiring. He has overseen the production of every hammock we have made since he invented the modern camping hammock in 1967.

    When will be the last time I can order an authentic Clark hammock?
    Get a 20% discount on remaining hammocks by pre-ordering with code "preorder". Pre-ordered hammocks will be reserved for you and arrive in 3-8 weeks. Pre-orders must be made before Monday July 1. After that date, many items will be very limited or out of stock. Items ordered without the discount code will ship immediately.

    What about Parts and Accessories?
    Like our hammocks, the supply of accessories and parts is limited. You will want to order as soon as possible if you need poles, tarps, Z-Liner underquilts, and suspension items.

    It has been a good run, and we are pleased with what we've contributed to the outdoor industry, especially since we started junglehammock.com in 1997. We have been very proud of the hammocks we have delivered to you over the years. They are made the right way, and we hope you enjoy these products for years to come.

    Please contact us at [email protected] with any other questions.

    Regards,

    Clark Hammock Company www.junglehammock.com
    Published on 03-27-2019 18:31

    We at Hammock Forums have decided not to get our web site involved in any discussions about any of the lawsuits that are going on between hammock vendors.
    The web site was designed to open friendly discussion about hammocks and hammock camping and we intend to do our best to keep it that way.
    This means that any thread or post that refer to the lawsuits will be removed or deleted.

    Hammock Forums Terms of Service

    In October 2006, HammockForums.net was created from whiteblaze.net to be the go-to source for hammock information. HF has always taken pride in its helpfulness, friendliness, innovation, and overall positive attitude. To continue in this tradition, we’ve created the following rules for participation here.
    ...
    Published on 06-17-2017 12:59

    Recall on 3.88-oz. pouch of “MOUNTAIN HOUSE FREEZE DRIED SPICY SOUTHWEST BREAKFAST HASH,” with pouch code 3253174 and best by date of Dec. 2046.https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal...0-2017-release

    Hammock Forums is a family friendly site. This means that our topics, language and treatment of each other are what you'd want your kids to see. We're not a bunch of prudes...we just think that the internet has enough places where that behavior is tolerated, and this particular site shouldn't be one of them. This is a great community where the norm is to support others in their ideas and projects, and not assume offense where none is intended...and therefore not to flame, call names, or create friction in our threads. Respectful disagreement is ok; disrespectful comments are not.

    Please participate in accordance with these guidelines, and PM the mods with any questions.
    ...

    Just a friendly reminder of HF's Terms of Service re: discussing religion and politics on this forum. It's not allowed.

    I thought a reminder would help us stay focused. Applying the TOS to the holidays, it's ok to wish folks Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Solstice, Kwanzaa or whatever...but discussions about the religious aspects of the holidays will be removed. We're here to discuss hammocks, so if you have strong feelings about religion and the holidays, please find another forum to discuss them.
    ...

  • Recent Forum Posts

    AmazonQueen

    WI, "Da Shack Hang", December 6,7,8, 2019. Central WI

    I will put it on the calendar- so glad we are talking winter camping!
    AQ

    AmazonQueen Today, 07:56 Go to last post
    FLTurtle

    3oz dyneema fabric for $8/half-yard (vs $22 normal price)?

    https://www.dsm.com/products/dyneema...m-factors.html

    In the bullet points:

    High resistance

    FLTurtle Today, 07:40 Go to last post
    Tyroler Holzhacker

    Is it time to upgrade to a fancier hammock?

    Dutch is having a 15% sale on all chameleons and accessories until Sat Aug 24 if you want to pull the trigger.

    Tyroler Holzhacker Today, 07:38 Go to last post
    rweb82

    Is it time to upgrade to a fancier hammock?

    Another option is to order 4 yards of fabric from Ripstop By The Roll and 50' of Amsteel. You can whip the ends and splice up a couple CLs and a ridgeline

    rweb82 Today, 07:35 Go to last post
    jbphilly

    Is it time to upgrade to a fancier hammock?

    So it sounds like aside from presence/absence of a structural ridgeline and asymmetrical shape, the other big variable I'm missing is just length and

    jbphilly Today, 07:34 Go to last post
    Tyroler Holzhacker

    Born Again Hammock Camper

    Welcome to the hammock club. I too didn't discover hammock camping until mid life...was a tenter in my youth, but stopped doing that in my thirties.

    Tyroler Holzhacker Today, 07:34 Go to last post
    Shug

    Warbonnet Blackbird review

    Oh but...the Wooki can be vented. If you want to see I do show in the video below at 6:23 in.
    Carry forth,
    Shug

    Shug Today, 07:18 Go to last post
    old4hats

    3oz dyneema fabric for $8/half-yard (vs $22 normal price)?

    At that price point, buy a sheet and give it some tests. You now have us curious.

    old4hats Today, 06:40 Go to last post
  • Google Search HammockForums

    untitled
  • Donating member status

    Donation area
    To make a yearly donation please click the button below.

    If you are seeing this message, you are not a donating member or your yearly donation has expired.
    To remove this message and all Google ads, we encourage you to become a donating member.
  • Hammock Forums
    Helpful Videos

    Click Image for videos
    Many thanks to Shug
  • HYOH Podcasts

  • Google user map

  • Forum Stats

    Number of Members: 55,797
    Total Threads: 142,567
    Total Posts: 1,978,768
    Currently Online: 622

    Newest Member: blakefrm