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mini Camp Tour “A Beginning” 10 x 10′ plastic tarp diamond canopy rain catch system over Hammock

Early arrival tour of my campsite/lab - setup plastic tarp in diamond pattern over hammock to catch rain at the back corner - system allows for standing room and head clearance... This was setup mid spring in a thick forest area closer to the top of a hill for flood safety. Provides wind protection from … Continue reading mini Camp Tour “A Beginning” 10 x 10′ plastic tarp diamond canopy rain catch system over Hammock

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Learn to tie this special knot suited well for a quick DiY gathered end hammock…

Hammock camping has come a long way with high tech materials and fabricks such as ripstop nylon, but did you know you can easily make a gathered end hammock yourself? You may find yourself in a situation where you have to camp in area that is deffinately going to require you to get off the … Continue reading Learn to tie this special knot suited well for a quick DiY gathered end hammock…