Great post and warm welcome to the forums. I happened to notice your hammock is homemade string...Any plans on sharing how you made such a hammock? Not too many people I know of use a string design for camping. What's the weight and materials?
"We do not go to the green woods and crystal waters to rough it, we go to smooth it."- G. W. Sears
My forum name is Fish<><; I'm in the navy; and I hate sleeping on the ground. If I didn't need ground to walk on or measure resistance to, I think I could happily give it up.