Traditionally, camping would involve people sleeping around a fire with no shelter protecting them from the environment. The invention of camping tents solved this since they were warmer and could be used in any environment. The problem with camping tents was that some animals, crawling insects, and rainwater could get into these structures. The camping hammock solves all these by giving you a raised structure that keeps you safe from any ground elements. The article is a review of some of the best that you can find today.
- 10. Chill Gorilla
- 9. Krazy Outdoors Mosquito Net Hammock
- 8. GoRoam Outdoors Camping Hammock
- 7. SnugPak ProForce Equipment Jungle Hammock
- 6. Hammock Bliss Camping Hammock
- 5. Grand Trunk Skeeter Beeter Pro Mosquito Hammock
- 4. Lawson Hammock Blue Ridge Camping Hammock and Tent
- 3. ENO Eagles Nest Outfitter-
- 2. Hennessy Hammock Jungle Series – Jungle Safari Zip
- 1. Clark NX-270 Four Season Camping Hammock
10. Chill Gorilla
The hammock is made from a ripstop nylon that is durable. The material is also machine washable and is puncture resistant preventing any leaks in a rainy environment. Its removable bug netting will keep all types of insects away from your skin. This hammock will let you sleep like a baby in soothing comfort. It can support up to 661 lbs. making it among the few hammocks that can support more than 600lbs in human weight. The nylon used has a triple stitch for added reinforcement to the structure.
9. Krazy Outdoors Mosquito Net Hammock
It is one of the hammocks that are made from 210T coated Ripstop nylon that is widely known for its strength. This parachute-like product has a bug-free netting and it is mildew and rot resistant ensuring that it serves you for long before wearing out. It weighs just 19 ouches hence can be carried effortlessly with your other camping gear. The hammock measures 10 feet 6 inches in bed size and 9 feet long by 4 feet and 6 inches wide. This will comfortably fit 1 large adult and will still have plenty of space to stretch and move while you sleep
8. GoRoam Outdoors Camping Hammock
The product comes complete with loop tree straps for securely suspending it to poles. The product is built from high-quality, strong and lightweight breathable nylon and can support weigh up to 550 pounds. That is way above what most hammocks on the market can support. There is an integrated mosquito net that will keep all bugs from your body. The product easily packs into a compression bag for storage or for on-the-go carrying. When you want to set it up, it unpacks quickly and you can set up using the HUG Hammock Straps.
7. SnugPak ProForce Equipment Jungle Hammock
This China-made product is s fantastic camping gear that you cannot afford to miss. It is made from the SnugPak, a brand that has a good reputation for making among the best camping gear that you can find on the market today. It measures 9 feet x 4 feet 8 inches and supports weight up to 400 pounds. This makes it ideal for a full grown human. The product can fold into 8 inches x 7 inches x 2.5 inches for easy storage in compact places. The package comes with 4 pieces of 10 feet long guy ropes and a suspension attachment for hooking it up to poles or trees.
6. Hammock Bliss Camping Hammock
This product has a bug-proof netting. The net has 2100 holes for each square inch that will keep sandflies, fleas, and mosquitoes at bay. The net is also superior to deter it from getting spoilt easily. This hammock measures 118 inches by 59 inches hence can accommodate weight up to 350 pounds. The large sleeping space has a soft and breathable parachute material that will conform to your body to give you the ultimate comfort. The hammock also has 4 inside pockets and utility loops that you can use to hang your camping gear.
5. Grand Trunk Skeeter Beeter Pro Mosquito Hammock
It features a grey no-see-um mosquito net that is designed to hang overhead and away from your face. This allows you to sleep without the disturbing feeling that a touchy net brings. Book reading or just drinking your favorite drink is possible with this product. Getting in and out of the hammock is easy thanks to a double-sided zipper. It has triple-stitched reinforcements on the mesh and fabric for boosting its strength. There are two interior storage pockets where you can store your smaller items in an organized manner.
4. Lawson Hammock Blue Ridge Camping Hammock and Tent
Lawson Hammock Blue Ridge Camping Hammock and Tent is a two-in-one product that will act as a hammock or a tent. It is made with a patented design that features a unique arch pole/spreader bar system. The design also keeps the hammock bed flatter thus eliminating the banana-like-effect that is usually created by hammocks. This enables it to be suspended between poles, object or trees. It is perfect for backpacking, car camping, scouting hence making it among one the few versatile hammocks that you can get on the market
3. ENO Eagles Nest Outfitter-
This JungleNest hammock features an ENO hammock with a 950-square inch no-see-um bug net. It full-length side zipper will allow you to get in and out easily. It is made from 21D nylon taffeta ripstop material that can support the weight of the average man. Together with its heavy-duty triple material falling is not an option with this product. The hammock has aluminum wire gate carabiner and a nautical grade line with steel snaps links that allow you to secure the shelter onto trees or poles easily. With the shelter weighing only 29 ounces, this JungleNest easily stuffs into a storage bag.
2. Hennessy Hammock Jungle Series – Jungle Safari Zip
This is one the largest hammocks from the Hennessy Hammock brand. The product is made with an intricate design that does not compromise on materials and workmanship. There are countless tiny improvements that make you feel comfortable when you are resting. The product has two layers of 40d nylon, a mosquito net to ensure that you have a stress free night. It is made from a string fabric for durability. It double bottom holds the insulation pad on correct diagonal. The hammock is ideal for anyone up to 7 feet and can support a weight of up to 350lbs.
1. Clark NX-270 Four Season Camping Hammock
The Clark NX-270 hammock is made from quality Sil-nylon. This is a material that is known for being highly impermeable. This ensures that no rain will get into your net as you are resting inside your shelter. There are breathable weather shield zips over the netting to add to its water repellent features. The interior gives you access to six storage pockets that hang under the hammock’s bed. You can store some of your vital camping accessories to keep them away from crawling animals. The pockets will also insulate against heat loss. For on-the-go traveling, the hammock can be unzipped conveniently and stores easily in a carrier bag.
All the above products should be your priority hammocks the next time you are shopping for one. They are made from good quality materials making them lost lasting. My personal preference would be to go wot one that has a roof. This will come in handy during rainy days or when you are sheltering from the scorching sun. You can never go wrong with any of these products.