12190Re: [Hammock Camping] Hammock made for 2
- Jan 1 7:15 AMI find it very difficult to sleep with someone else in the hammock. It
seems like we are being smashed together quite firmly all the time. It
is fun for a few minutes and even for a nap, but gets old after an hour
Andrew Hooker wrote:
> G'day all.
> Firstly, HAPPY NEW YEAR!
> Secondly, I am looking for some advice regarding the use of hammocks
> for camping, in particular one will comfortably hold the wife and me
> (160kg's total - 352lbs).
> I am told by Hennessy that their Safari Deluxe will do the job and was
> wondering what you may think about that particular model?
> The reason I am interested in it is because we have ridden around
> Australia and stealth camped in a tent along the way but often found
> it hard to get a good site and, are now planning a cycle tour from
> Purdhoe Bay Alaska down into and across Canada and then around the USA
> and figure that a hammock will be better than a tent (in most cases)
> where there are trees available.
>>From what I can figure out, the biggest drawback of two in a hammock
> is movement, which is mainly the rolling over and getting in and out
> for nature breaks during the night, both of which will disturb the
> other person.
> Thanks in advance.
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