Eagles Nest Outfitters (ENO) makes some of the highest quality camping hammocks that are currently out there in the market and there is a reason their name comes up again and again when talking about the best hammocks for camping that are available. In fact, it's not out of line to argue that ENO hammocks are the actual top of the line that everyone else in the industry is … [Read more...] about The Best ENO Hammocks Reviewed
There are many camping hammocks out there, and the right one for your specific needs will depend on a wide variety of factors. ENO and Wise Owl Outfitters are the two big names when it comes to premium camping hammocks, while there are single hammocks, double parachute hammocks, and even hammock-tent hybrids. In other words, you have plenty of different options when you are … [Read more...] about Best Hammocks with Mosquito Nets Reviewed
There are a few names in the camping hammock niche that simply rise to the top, and while almost everyone has heard of ENO hammocks, not nearly as many outdoor specialists are as aware of Wise Owl Outfitters camping hammocks, which are also renowned for their exceptional quality and construction which has held up admirably in the field. While it's hard to point out any … [Read more...] about The Best Wise Owl Outfitters Camping Hammocks
You don't want to buy an outdoor hammock without also getting a rain fly or rain tarp. While a camping hammock can provide a wide array of advantages to other methods of camping, you still need to be prepared if less than perfect weather decides to roll in on dark purple rain clouds. While one of the major advantages of hammocking is the clear unobstructed view of a … [Read more...] about Best Hammock Rain Fly & Tarps Reviewed
Hammocking isn't necessarily a new practice as there's a long history of hammocks being a legitimate choice when it comes to outdoor sleeping, however the modern resurgence of hammock use for camping as opposed to tents is a relatively new phenomenon. While this can seem really strange to the traditional tent camper at first, there are plenty of pros going with a modern … [Read more...] about Hammock Camping: Everything You Need To Know
Admittedly I didn't know much about hammock camping (or "hammocking") at all growing up. High adventure trips to northern Ontario were in isolated cabins lit by kerosene lanterns (as long as we weren't going for a wilderness survival merit badge), camping for summers at a time with Scouts was often done with a large 10 person tent back in the days where those poles weighed 40+ … [Read more...] about Hammock Camping Vs Tent Camping: Does One Reign Supreme?
There are plenty of debates about tent camping versus hammock camping, and there's no denying that both definitely have their pros and cons. While there are definite large groups of fans who are all about the traditional tent camping, and others who love the benefits of going with ultralight hammock camping, but looking at these middle of the road versions requires a little bit … [Read more...] about Tent-Hammock Hybrids: Merging Two Worlds of Camping!
Anyone who has ever been out camping understands that all too often it's the little details that make all the difference. This makes sense to some extent, I mean you're not going to forget the tent when you go camping. Guys love fire too much to forget the firewood or not have something planned for when they get there. By the same token you're not likely to forget about … [Read more...] about The Best Hammock Carabiners Reviewed
The movement towards hammock straps has been gaining steam for some time now, and it shouldn't be all that surprising. As more and more outdoor enthusiasts realize the benefits of hammock camping, the demand for high quality hammock straps is only going to continue to climb. Campers want to know that when they're hanging between trees, or poles, or any two solid items … [Read more...] about The Best Hammock Straps Reviewed
Important disclaimer: While this should be obvious, we have to make sure that we see all of us here at amazingoutdooradventures.com are not advocating any risky or unsafe practices. We believe that extreme hammocking is is an awesome topic, a really cool part of the outdoor enthusiast space, and we wanted to talk about it. This article is informational purposes only. If this … [Read more...] about Extreme Hammocking: Is This Outdoor Adventure For You?
Hammock camping has been growing in popularity for quite some time now, and it's definitely an exciting take on more conventional tent camping. While in extremely warm climates the idea of extra insulation might seem ridiculous as a necessary part of your camping gear, in many areas that extra bit of padding is critical for a good night's sleep when the temperatures start … [Read more...] about The Best Hammock Pads Reviewed
While the 1-person tent still rules among many campers and backpacking enthusiasts, there is a growing number of individuals who are becoming fans of what the new line of camping hammocks have to offer, and it's not hard to see why! A great hammock is comfortable, relaxing, and can offer an outstanding night's sleep out in the wild while a simple tent over the top can … [Read more...] about Best Camping Hammocks Reviewed