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Hammock Maintenance: Wash, Clean, Dry and Store

In Hammock How-To by Adam

So you’ve been using your hammock to camp and relax, and now it’s time to clean it. Well, there are several ways to go about this, but be sure to take the time to keep you hammock clean and properly store it when not in use. Can you put a hammock in a washing machine? Yes, most hammocks can be washed in a washing machine. This is the easiest way to clean your hammock, but …

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How to Hang a Hammock (and the different methods)

In Hammock How-To by Adam

If you want to relax and eliminate stress/anxiety, then then hang a hammock and just cherish your free time. The great thing about owning a hammock is that you can use it inside or outside your house. Hanging a hammock can be a challenge for those who have never done it before. It takes time to figure out exactly how you will need to hang the hammock properly and not have it fall. With that …

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How to Setup a Hennessy Hammock

In Articles, Hammock How-To by Adam

When my Hennessy Hammock Expedition first arrived I was a little overwhelmed when it came to setting it up. Previously all of the hammocks that I had owned came equipped with carabiners or hooks which meant an easy setup with no knots to tie. Now that I had bought a real camping hammock I had to learn how to set it up. Learning how to set up Hennessy Hammocks is easy. The model that I’m …

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How to Use Hammock Straps

In Articles, Hammock How-To by Adam

The biggest issue for some people new to Hammock Camping is figuring out how to use the hammock straps. There are many different types of straps and each operates differently. Well, I own a number of different types hammock straps myself and I would love to show you how I use them to set up my hammocks. Some of the methods for using hammock straps are easier than others, but none of them are overly …

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How to Hang a Hammock at the Beach Without Trees

In Articles, Hammock How-To by Adam

Beach camping is one of the most desirable types of camping you can do. It can be pretty amazing taking in the sunset in a hammock between two palm trees; but what if your beach doesn’t have trees? There are a few possible options that you can explore in order to share the beach with your tent wielding friends. The easiest way to hang your hammock at the beach is to buy a quality super-lightweight …

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How to Stop a Hammock From Squeaking

In Articles, Hammock How-To by Adam

What could be more frustrating than laying down in your hammock after a hard days work only to hear an unbearable squeak every time you rock back and forth; that would be enough to cause anybody to go insane! I did some research when I heard a noise coming from my hammock and this is what I found; It seems that the best method of preventing a hammock from squeaking really depends on the type …