Originally Posted by spaceweaseal
The RR is not a heavy setup, (at least for me). The only difference in the RR and a gather end hammock, is the RR has the extra poles to carry but If you use hiking poles you can use them on the RR so it's no difference..
Agree 100%. I used to backpack with the Blackbird 1.7 DL and the weight is the same as the Ridgerunner DL 1.1 with the poles, so it's a non-issue for me...