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How Much Weight Can a Hammock or Tree Handle?

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So your brand new hammock just arrived, and you’re all set to string it up for the first time. Great! But how can you be sure that your hang is safe? How much force can that spindly sapling in your back yard really handle? And is it safe for two people to hang together? (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?

Why You Should Ditch The Tent And Camp In A Hammock

Though hammocks have been in use for hundreds of years, they’re now taking parks and college campuses everywhere by storm; however, many people are less familiar with the use of hammocks in camping. Here’s why you should consider getting rid of your tent and picking up a hammock. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?
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6 Hammock Friendly Beaches on the East Coast

There’s nothing more relaxing than plunking down in a hammock and spending the day staring out into the ocean and enjoying the breeze—or just taking a long nap. It’s a joy many East Coasters might not think they can experience often, but they’re wrong. The East Coast might not be home to the world’s largest coalition of palm trees, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few great beaches to tie up and lie down. (more…)

There are many ways to sit in a hammock. How many of them do you know?