Results 1 to 7 of 7

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1
    New Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    spruce grove ab
    Posts
    11

    how cold is cold ?

    whats the lowest temp you have slept out in your hammock, its gonna be -16 c here tonight thats about 2 f.., and im gonna go for it , i have a full legth therarest and my north face sleeping bag (-18 'c), i should be fine eh .... i just cant wait till the warm gets here , i wanna play now , first alnighter with my new hhulb, yaya cant wait ..... bob

  2. #2
    Senior Member stoikurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Panama City, FL
    Hammock
    Custom 1.7/1.1 WB Blackbird
    Tarp
    DIY SWT
    Insulation
    JRB Nest & DIY RMS
    Suspension
    Whoopee Slings
    Posts
    1,004
    Images
    97
    Good luck, let us know how it goes.
    Stoikurt
    "Work to Live...Don't Live to Work!"

  3. #3
    Senior Member neo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    nashville,tennessee
    Hammock
    DD modular jungle hammock
    Tarp
    wilderness logics
    Insulation
    wilderness logics
    Suspension
    whoopie sling
    Posts
    4,280
    Images
    295
    8.6 degree's f.

  4. #4
    slowhike's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Winston-Salem, NC
    Hammock
    DIY, gathered end , w/ spreader
    Tarp
    DIY w/ pull-outs
    Insulation
    DAM/ HG Incubator
    Suspension
    Webbing and rings
    Posts
    10,660
    Images
    319
    if you click on "forums" at the top of the home page & then click on "general hammock talk" & go to the 3rd page of threads, you'll see a thread titled "what's the lowest known temp you have in your hammock".
    that'll give you some ideas on low temps. ...tim
    don`t leave the CREATOR out of the creation!

  5. #5
    New Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    spruce grove ab
    Posts
    11
    thanks slowhike will check it out ... i slept ( i use this term loosly!) out last night in the hh was really comfortable, all apart from that my feet got cold around 4 ish , but i think it was -16 'c so 3 'f not bad for the first time out , but i think i will need some more insulation on my tootsies ! space blanket maybe , good though really like hangin !!!

  6. #6
    Member Hangman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Gilbertsville
    Hammock
    HH ULBP with Mod#2
    Tarp
    8x10 Sil
    Insulation
    Nest or HHSS
    Posts
    88
    Quote Originally Posted by bobdep View Post
    thanks slowhike will check it out ... i slept ( i use this term loosly!) out last night in the hh was really comfortable, all apart from that my feet got cold around 4 ish , but i think it was -16 'c so 3 'f not bad for the first time out , but i think i will need some more insulation on my tootsies ! space blanket maybe , good though really like hangin !!!
    What was your exact setup? that for sharing

  7. #7
    New Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    spruce grove ab
    Posts
    11
    i have a hennessy ultralight backpacker , stock tarp , a the north face snowshoe sleeping bag ( says it is comfortable to -18 'c and is synthetic ), and a full length thermarest fully inflated , oh and mec long johns .....

Similar Threads

  1. JRB UQ for cold (and I do mean COLD) conditions?
    By RADIOHEAD in forum Jacks-R-Better
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-02-2014, 05:52
  2. Cold Cold World Chaos Pack and Kelty Super Cirque Pack
    By mrsmileyns in forum [SOLD/WITHDRAWN] Items no longer available
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 09-15-2014, 16:25
  3. how cold does it need to be?
    By Shorty9 in forum Bottom Insulation
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 06-18-2012, 15:48
  4. hh in the cold
    By fred1diver in forum Hennessy Hammocks
    Replies: 45
    Last Post: 10-22-2008, 16:23
  5. Cold hammock and 'lil cold, wet me
    By aceatc in forum General Hammock Talk
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 09-30-2007, 20:11

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •