17789Re: [Hammock Camping] Hanging distance?
- Jul 3, 2007If you are car camping and you need more length you can do this:
There is a good thread on this at hammockforums.net .
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On 7/3/07, Martin Mendelson <martin275@...> wrote:
> With a ridgeline probably a little less than 8 feet or the limits of the
> ridgeline whichever comes first. Without a ridgeline probably 9 to 10
> Really a lot depends on your comfort level. For instance a Speer 8.5 can
> probably be pulled taunt between to trees 9 feet apart but then you have
> deal with shoulder squeeze issues. On an Hennessey that won't be an issue
> but getting in and out without stepping on exposed roots could be an
> I believe that most hammock manufactures recommend something in the 10 to
> foot region as optimal.
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