Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Fresno CA, Gateway to Sierras
Hammock: Switch back 1.9
Tarp: Lawson HexaLite
Insulation: 3-Season Incubator
Suspension: whoppie slings
new meaning for hanging a bear bag!
"The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection."
I am not even going to ask you how you got up in the middle of the nite to do a bathroom break, or get a midnite snack. lmao,,I know its called improvise. Dude, that is a little extreme to say the least.
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Somewhere near Parkville, MO
Hammock: DIY Knotty/Speer special, RED
Tarp: Warbonnet Superfly
Insulation: 50 extree pounds
Suspension: Whoopy slings
Somewhere in the last million years, our forefathers climbed down OUT of the trees and we progressed to what we are today.
You is going the wrong way up the evolutionary ladder.
And it looks pretty sweet! But it makes the bottoms of my feet cramp.
From Somewhere near Parkville, Mo
Everything you need to know about Hammocks in vids and reading:
Hammock in 3 minutes D. Hansen - It really is this easy to make a hammock
Shug's Hammock Newbies videos - Takes you buy the hand and shows you in video
The Ultimate Hang D. Hansen - now read about everything
JustJeff's Hammock tutorial - more reference
TableclothFactoryBlanks - shorter lengths available on sidebar
The TurtleDog Stand thread - Hang anywhere.
Very impresseive hang and pics
Merchants Mill Pond SP Swamp Hang
Free Hammock Classes
Hammock Gear Time Line
Hammock Friendly Sites in NC
I am 18 with 42 years of experience.
Hammock Hangers...taking over the world..2 trees at a time !
Warbonnet BB 1.7 and a whole lot of other great gear from the vendors on HF
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Camillus, NY
Hammock: All of them.
Tarp: OES 4 Season,Cuben
Insulation: Downy Goodness
Thank you for sharing your story and photos!!
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Modoc, SC
Hammock: HHDJ/Speer/T-Bird/WBBB/Lite Owl
Suspension: Cinch Straps
Awesome!!!! You definitely have to make sure you take care of everything before you start hanging. I think I would go with building a tree house so I have something under me to catch me. LOL...
You cannot solve a problem with the same mind that created it. -Albert Einstein
That is crazy cool and looks really fun.
Whoooo Buddy)))) I Love Onions, Grits, Greens, Livermush, NC Style BBQ, Potted Meat, Anchovies, 'Naner Puddin", Peanut Butter Pie, Red Velvet Cake and Cocoa and Straaaaaawwwwberrrry Milk and Coffee Crisps....
I Hope Heaven has a Bakery!!!!
Shug's YouTube Videos
Hammock How-To Videos ..... Essentials For Noobs
Shug and Friends Jammin'
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: New Richmond, WI
Tarp: WL Big Daddy & OMW
Insulation: Burrow & Phoenix
Suspension: Whoopie Slings
Dude, you are bananas! I need to hang with you soon to see you do this in person.... I will of course only be a foot or two off the ground though
|camping, canopy, climbing, freezing, hammocking, pictures, top, tree, treeboat, treetops, winter|