Originally Posted by cvitter
This is an interesting thread. I was just investigating doing some camping at Prince William Forest in VA (http://www.nps.gov/prwi
) since it is about 10 minutes from me and discovered that they have a prohibition on hammocks. I emailed the park super and got a prompt reply back that they were actually discussing a rule change today re: hammocks. Fingers crossed! This is a beautiful national park right outside of DC with some fantastic trails and actual back country camping opportunities.
Offer them a demonstration to show how PROPER use of a hammock is very LNT compatible? A lot of times showing a bit of good will like that can work out good for everyone.